Tell Us What You Want on the First United Website

Posted on November 17, 2018

The Committee for Community Development is gathering information about what information and features people want on this website. Click here to fill out a quick (5 question!) survey and share your thoughts.   Thanks.


Spiritual Direction: A New Ministry of First United Church

Posted on March 5, 2013

First United is pleased to announce that a new Spiritual Direction ministry is available, for both individuals and groups within the church and the community at large, with Dawna Petersen as a Spiritual Director. Spiritual Direction is an ancient and contemporary spiritual discipline that is exercised between a spiritual director and a person seeking to become


Our Ministers Participate in Same-Sex Flashmob Wedding

Posted on February 18, 2013

During the January PRIDE Film Festival, Rev. Dr. Jack Skiles and Rev. Caela Simmons Wood  had the privilege of participating in a flashmob wedding for same-sex couples. The wedding was organized by the PRIDE Film Festival and officiated by Bloomington Mayor Mark Kruzan. The goal of the wedding (aside from celebrating the love of the