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  • Circuit Rider Newsletter for November 22, 2017

    The Circuit Rider newsletter is published biweekly. Click here to view/download the Circuit Rider Check out the Newsletter Archives for issues from past years. Inside you will find news from around First Church.

  • Sunday, November 26 (8:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m.)

    Twenty Fifth Sunday after Pentecost Christ the King Sunday Sermon: Liberating Power, Rev. Donna Pritchard, preaching Scripture: Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 This Week’s Music 8:30 a.m. Prelude: Open the Eyes of My Heart. Arr. Mark Hyzer; Shelly Edwards, pianist Postlude: Lead On, O King Eternal; Larry Shackley; Shelly Edwards, pianist 10:30 a.m. Prelude: Vesper

  • “Liberating the End” Sermon Series Continues

    Date:  November 20, 2017 Title:  “Liberating Systems” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Matthew 20:1-16 Well, it’s almost Thanksgiving Day.  And I know that some of you may be worried about your turkey day festivities.  You’re worried that the family and friends at your table will give into the

  • Sunday, November 19 (10:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.)

    Twenty Fourth Sunday after Pentecost Liberating the End Sermon: Liberating Systems, Rev. Donna Pritchard, preaching Scripture: Matthew 20:1-16 This Week’s Music 8:30 a.m. Prelude: Before the Throne of God Above. Arr. Larry Shackley; Shelly Edwards, pianist Postlude: Praise to the Lord, the Almighty; Larry Shackley; Shelly Edwards, pianist 10:30 a.m. Prelude: Now Thank We

  • A Monthly Reflection from Paul Jeffrey

    For years the Rohingya minority in Myanmar has been one of the more persecuted groups in the world. Mostly Muslims in a country where Buddhist nationalism has taken a particularly virulent turn, they’ve been under constant assault. In late August, things got worse. In response to an attack on police