Library Table Returns September 16

Good news!  The First Church Library Table will be back in the Commons on Sunday, September 16, and not in late fall as indicated in the September 4 Circuit Rider Program Guide.  Many people have asked where we’ve been all summer.  Like many other members of the First Church family,

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At the Library: "Peculiar Treasures: A Biblical Who's Who"

When asked, we probably all are pretty good at telling the stories of some of the Bible’s better known characters like Daniel or Lot.  But, what do you know about Onesimus or Nathaniel or Rahab? I freely admit that I’m no Biblical scholar and admire those who can cite Biblical

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At the Library: "How to Steal a Dog"

Why would First Church Library have what sounds like an instructional book about stealing dogs in its Young Readers section?  No, we’re not trying to encourage bad behavior.  “How to Steal a Dog” by Barbara O’Connor is a fictional story about a family that has fallen on hard times and has

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New Books by Mark Schweizer

Two new books in Mark Schweizer’s popular Liturgical Mystery novel series have arrived at First Church Library. For those unfamiliar with the series, here’s a brief recap.  The setting is tiny St. Germaine, North Carolina, where life is good and Hayden Konig is Sheriff.  Sheriff Konig is also the organist

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Healthy Eating

Farmers' Market season is a great time to encourage healthy eating, and First Church Library has a couple of books to help your family get started.

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Looking for the Library Table in the Commons?

You might notice something missing in the Commons on June 3. First Church Library volunteers are beginning their summer break from the Commons on Sunday, June 3.  The library table will be back in the fall. Come and visit us in the library during the summer.  The library is open

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