Announcement for the week of April 02, 2017

Posted on March 31, 2017

THE PASCHAL TRIDUUM The Paschal Triduum (Lat. 3 days) begins with the commemoration of Jesus’s last supper with his disciples before the agony of the crucifixion at the hands of the Roman Empire.  It continues through Good Friday, which commemorates that dreadful event and concludes with the celebration of the resurrected Christ. At First United,


Announcements for the week of March 26, 2017

Posted on March 24, 2017

THIS SATURDAY (MARCH 25TH) @ 6:00 P.M. THE BURGUNDIAN CONSORT — a Renaissance vocal group that our organist, Alice Chuaqui Baldwin, sings in — will be giving a concert at First United Church.  The concert will feature the music of Heinrich Isaac (c1450-1517) to commemorate the 500th anniversary of his death.  This is the last concert


Announcements for the week of March 19, 2017

Posted on March 17, 2017

SACRED CONVERSATION ON RACE. The Sacred Conversation on Race group hopes you will be able to join us at 9:30 am in Room 6 every other Sunday to learn about and discuss race, racism, and a myriad of related topics.  We are currently discussing issues facing refugees and immigrants in America.  Our next meeting will


Announcements for the week of March 12, 2017

Posted on March 10, 2017

TIME TO ORDER EASTER LILIES! Every year we decorate the sanctuary with Easter lilies. If you would like to help by purchasing one or more potted lilies please let Lisa in the office know. The cost is $8.10 per plant. We will need your order and check no later than Sunday March 26, 2017. Be


Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Dr. Jack E. Skiles

Posted on March 5, 2017

Sermon, March 5, 2017 Genesis 2:15-17, 3:1-7  and Matthew 4:1-11 Last week, Wednesday to be specific, several of us gathered here in the sanctuary in the evening.  We had, as we do every year, saved the Palm branches from last year’s Palm Sunday celebrations.  Palm Sunday starts with remembering the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem