Events

Apr
29

Exploring World Religions

Category: Adult Education  
Apr 29 - Jun 10

Mondays, 6:30 – 8 p.m. April 29; May 6, 13, 20; June 3, 10 Come explore four major world religions—Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, and Judaism— and compare the beliefs of each with those of Christianity. Using Adam Hamilton’s Christianity and World Religions, the class will explore and ask big questions such... read more

May
5

Christian Believer: Knowing God with Heart and Mind – Part 1

Category: Adult Education  
May 5 - Jun 9

Sundays, 12:15 – 2 p.m. May 5, 12, 19; June 2, 9 Have you ever wondered why we as a church believe and practice as we do? Join this class to share a meal, view a video, and ask questions together in a discussion format. Participants will have weekly readings... read more

May
28

Church Council Meeting

Category: Adult Education  
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Join us for the Church Council Meeting. All FirstChurch members are invited. 6 p.m. Dinner 6:30 p.m. Meeting read more

Jun
2

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday: ... read more

Jun
3

Urban Camp

Category: Children  
Jun 3 - Aug 9

Join us for these fun summer camps at FirstChurch. Camps continue through the summer with camps for games, design, cooking and more! Click here for more information and to register.     read more

Jun
3

Serve Our Neighbors at Austin Street Center

Category: Outreach  
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Join us as we serve dinner to over 400 homeless men and women. There are two ways to help – you can donate items AND/OR help serve the meal. If you are donating items only, please leave them at the FirstChurch Information Desk no later than the Sunday prior to... read more

Jun
4

HIV/AIDS Supper Club

Category: Outreach  
5:30pm - 7:15pm

Provide hot meals for men, women and their children coping with HIV/AIDS, and living below the federal poverty line. Residents of the Ewing and Revlon Housing facilities of AIDS Services of Dallas receive a potluck dinner prepared by volunteers. Contact: Grace McFerrin. read more

Jun
8

Walk, Pray, Love Prayer Walk

Category: Adult Education  Children  Outreach  Youth  
10:00am - 12:00pm

Walk, Pray Love explores the diverse community of West Dallas. The program begins at 10 a.m. at the Ronald Kirk and Felix Lozado Gateway (formerly known as the Continental Bridge). From there we will journey to Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity, Trinity River Mission, and walk around the neighborhood surrounding... read more

Jun
9

Mission Trip Taco Lunch

Category: Outreach  
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Celebrate service with us by enjoying a taco lunch. Learn about summer mission and advocacy opportunities as well as updates about our most recent trips and other ways we make an impact. A suggested donation of $10 will be collected at the lunch. read more

Jun
10

Vacation Bible School

Category: Children  
Jun 10 - Jun 14

FirstKids – Join us for Vacation Bible School – Jesus Around the World, Water and the Word! We will take a trip up around the world! Each day, we will visit a different country and learn about worship, missions, culture and explore customs and traditions inside Christian history through engaging... read more

Jun
17

Project Transformation Reading Program

Category: Outreach  

Become a Project Transformation Reading Volunteer this summer, and help a child keep up their reading skills! Project Transformation is an exciting opportunity for reading volunteers to interact with children grades 1 – 5 in one-to-one setting for 30 minutes: June 17 – 20 & 24 – 27 Readers need... read more

Jun
17

Serve Our Neighbors at Austin Street Center

Category: Outreach  
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Join us as we serve dinner to over 400 homeless men and women. There are two ways to help – you can donate items AND/OR help serve the meal. If you are donating items only, please leave them at the FirstChurch Information Desk no later than the Sunday prior to... read more

Jul
1

Serve Our Neighbors at Austin Street Center

Category: Outreach  
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Join us as we serve dinner to over 400 homeless men and women. There are two ways to help – you can donate items AND/OR help serve the meal. If you are donating items only, please leave them at the FirstChurch Information Desk no later than the Sunday prior to... read more

Jul
2

HIV/AIDS Supper Club

Category: Outreach  
5:30pm - 7:15pm

Provide hot meals for men, women and their children coping with HIV/AIDS, and living below the federal poverty line. Residents of the Ewing and Revlon Housing facilities of AIDS Services of Dallas receive a potluck dinner prepared by volunteers. Contact: Grace McFerrin. read more

Jul
7

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday: ... read more

Jul
14

Back to School Drive

Category: Outreach  

Back to School Drive Through Aug. 4 Drop off located across from the Information Desk. Underwear and socks for JJ Rhoads – all sizes Donations for uniforms – leave at cash/check at Information Desk or to donate online, click here, choose Mission & Outreach and designate Back to School Drive... read more

Jul
14

Journey to the Holy Land Information Meeting

Category: Adult Education  

HOLY LAND & GERMANY 2020 Aug. 23 – Sept. 4, 2020 Find out about the Holy Land tour at this information meeting. For more details on costs and itinerary, click here. To be added to our information email list for this trip, please fill out the form below: Notice: JavaScript... read more

Jul
15

Serve Our Neighbors at Austin Street Center

Category: Outreach  
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Join us as we serve dinner to over 400 homeless men and women. There are two ways to help – you can donate items AND/OR help serve the meal. If you are donating items only, please leave them at the FirstChurch Information Desk no later than the Sunday prior to... read more

Aug
4

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday: ... read more

Aug
25

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Dr. Andy Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour of the... read more

Sep
22

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Dr. Andy Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour of the... read more

Oct
13

Fall Festival Family Mission

Category: Children  Outreach  
5:00pm - 7:00pm

A child-friendly mission supporting the Homeless Count our church hosts in January. Children and families will put together packages of needed items for our homeless neighbors. This activity will be one of the booths at the Fall Festival. For more information, contact Elise Daniel. read more

Oct
20

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Dr. Andy Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour of the... read more

Oct
27

Thanksgiving Basket Collection

Category: Outreach  

Collection ends Nov. 17. Be a part of Wilkinson Center’s Annual Thanksgiving Basket Drive and Distribution as volunteers collect and distribute baskets to hundreds of families. This is an inspiring volunteer opportunity for FirstChurch. On distribution day, Wilkinson Center volunteers will unload collected Thanksgiving baskets and distribute them to Wilkinson... read more

Nov
17

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Dr. Andy Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour of the... read more

Dec
8

FirstGifts Alternative Gift Market

Category: Outreach  
8:30am - 1:00pm

FirstGifts Alternative Gift Market supports ministries and non-profit agencies by – Enhancing our awareness in our community and the world-at-large – Raising support for local and global agencies that share our mission – Providing an alternative to the experience of holiday shopping – Offering opportunities to purchase gift cards and... read more

Aug
23

Journey to the Holy Land & Oberammergau Passion Play

Category: Adult Education  

HOLY LAND & GERMANY 2020 Aug. 23 – Sept. 4, 2020 Join us as we travel to the Holy Land and to the OBERAMMERGAU PASSION PLAY in Germany. This trip is sure to inspire faith and deepen your discipleship as we seek to understand more about the context of Christ’s... read more