The Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

It is the most wonderful time of the church year: Stewardship season! The truth is there is no such thing as stewardship season, not really, because the entirety of life is stewardship season. Everything we have comes from God, every breath, every moment, every...

Children & Family E-News: October 19, 2022

Dear Families, Happy Fall! I am loving the brisk mornings and the beautiful colors! I hope you are, too! ____________________________________________________________________________________ This Sunday We will begin our new Sunday School unit, Follow Jesus, as part of...

The QR Code: It’s more welcome than you think

Part of my role is to be staff support for the Discipleship Committee.  I will say this committee is on fire with the Holy Spirit to welcome visitors and guest as well as facilitate ways to engage everyone. In our meeting last week, Matt Logan, who is still working...

Children & Family E-News: October 12, 2023

This Sunday Please join us for a special Children’s Sabbath Sunday School at 10am! Children in preschool-5th grade are invited to come to the back of the Life Center with their parents  for some interactive stations around our Children’s Sabbath...

Hunger, Hot Dish and breaking the cycle

Two weeks ago I attended the White House Conference on Hunger and Nutrition via livestream.  This was the first conference held since the Nixon Administration to address issues of hunger in our country. The information I heard may be helpful to us as we continue to...

Children & Family E-News: October 5, 2022

  Dear Families, Happy Fall!! It was great to see so many of you on Sunday in worship, Sunday School, and at Kids Disciple Club! ____________________________________________________________________________________ This Sunday Sunday school for all ages at 10am!...

Human nature and human family

It is inevitable that one pays closer attention to things that have a closer impact on us. I confess, hurricane Fiona didn’t garner my scrutiny until it was evident that Fiona was going to barrel into the place where my daughter is currently living. I now lean in to...

Children & Family E-News: September 28, 2022

Dear Families, Fall is in the air (finally!) as well as a hurricane! 🤪 I hope all of you are well!  ____________________________________________________________________________________ This Sunday Sunday school for all ages at 10am! Preschool (ages 3 & 4) – CORL...

Wondering with our children

As children gathered last Thursday morning for a Noah’s Ark Godly Play story, as the preschool children gather for Godly Play at their weekly chapel time, and as we all are welcomed to join the Godly Play moment during Sunday’s worship, we are reminded of the gift of...

Children & Family E-News: September 21, 2022

  Dear Families, It feels like summer again outside, but fall is in full swing at FPC! Here’s what’s happening! ____________________________________________________________________________________ This Sunday Sunday school for all ages at 10am!...