The Session, Worship Committee and staff have spent the past few weeks considering and praying about how to begin in-person worship again now that restrictions on groups are being loosened. We are glad to be at a place where we can share our plans.
Life on Court Square
We are grateful beyond measure for the gift you sent for food boxes for our grannies and orphans. Your gift helped us provide 24 boxes of food for our precious families in desperate need.
We recently sent funds to our sister congregation in Jimma, Ethiopia, to support them as they face the coronavirus. We received a letter from them with some photos of their people with the supplies they were able to obtain with the funds.
As we continue our sermon series, “While We Wait,” we want to give you practical takeaways. For Pastor Jon’s sermon about clothing those in need, we suggest two practical takeaways right here in our community.
As we navigate the realities of the coronavirus, First Pres has responded by following health officials’ guidelines to close our building to all groups of 10 or more. Pastor Jon wants to encourage you to be the church in the midst of the challenges.
I have become convinced that fear dominates so much of our lives.
Join us in this season of Lent as we prepare our hearts for Resurrection Sunday! There are various special services and events as well as Sunday services.
Can I tell you how excited I am about this weekend?
Will we respond in faith or fear as we move on in God’s work?
Have you ever tried drinking from a firehose? It will quench your thirst and give you a good soaking too! That is what the ECO National Gathering is like. It quenches a deep thirst for God and soaks one in his presence.