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

Posted on June 28, 2015

Sermon – June 28, 2015 Mark 5:21-43 Yesterday morning I woke up and sort of had to look around me to see if the realities of Friday, June 26th had really happened?! Most of us truly believed that the gig against equal marriage was finally over. But, there was no way to know for sure


Announcements for the week of June 26, 2015

Posted on June 26, 2015

DONATIONS FOR MCUM ON THE FIRST SUNDAY.   Each month, we collect donations of nonperishable food items for the food pantry at Monroe County United Ministries. In these tough economic times, the demands on MCUM’s food pantry resources are greater than ever. Please, give generously, and remember to bring in your donations on the first Sunday of


Announcements for the week of June 21, 2015

Posted on June 19, 2015

INVITATION FROM MIDDLE WAY HOUSE (MWH). First United is invited to a “Mission Tour” at MWH for a “behind the scenes” look how our gifts to MWH help them offer a wide variety of services and programs that are helping to change the lives of domestic violence, sexual abuse and stalking victims and their children.


Announcements for the week of June 14, 2015

Posted on June 12, 2015

CONGREGATIONAL MEETING AND PITCH-IN LUNCH. The annual congregational meeting will be held SUNDAY directly after church in Fellowship Hall.  Please join us, don’t worry if you didn’t have time to bring a dish to share.  We’ll be sharing information about what work the church boards and council completed during the past year and share goals for


Announcements for the week of June 7, 2015

Posted on June 5, 2015

HOSTING HELP NEEDED: First United has agreed to host a traveling girls’ choir from Pittsburgh of 33 girls and 8 adults. They are here Wed. to Fri, June 17-19. They will give a free concert at our church Wednesday evening and then tour Bloomington and IU on Thursday. Here’s how you can help: We need