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Holy Week is here! There are so many ways to experience the awe and joy of this week here at FirstChurch. We have some amazing worship experiences lined up for Thursday, Friday and Sunday. Be sure to bring family and friends for these special services to observe Jesus' path of... read more

This Lenten season we were excited to offer the first hybrid study, where people could either fellowship at individual homes or here at the church before being linked together through an online platform for a weekly lesson. Home host Leah Bailey said: "Our group loved being able to be in... read more

While Lent is a time for self-reflection and personal examination, it is also a time to think about the larger world around us. Below, Rev. Holly Bandel talks about how she's spent this season diving into the challenging issues of race, culture and justice.  Over the past few months, it... read more

Over Spring Break, we had a group of children and adults spend time serving at the Methodist Children's Home of Costa Rica. We are so grateful to have one of those volunteers, Vicky Benish, talk about her experience with mission trips, and what this particular trip meant to her and... read more

As we make our way through Lent, self-reflection, discipline and sacrifice is at the forefront. Below, our Faith Beyond Walls Capital Campaign chair Karen Kendall notes what she's noticing about our church, our members and sacrifice during this season. Lent is a time of reflection where we strengthen our connection... read more