Posts from March 2016

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From the Pastorʼs Pen – April 2016

by FirstUCC

Annual Miracles There is a miracle or should I say a whole series of miracles that accompanies the change from winter to spring. During those times of great cold without a blanket of snow it seems that nature itself has died! The daylight is short and the darkness long. Yet, with the passage of time, […]

YA CAFE is…

by FirstUCC

For confirmed teens and young adults A place where you can feel comfortable, both physically and emotionally A safe place to share thoughts, ideas, questions, concerns and feelings or to choose not to share An opportunity to grow in your faith and understanding of God’s plan for us An opportunity to see what the bible […]

1st UCC Family Fun Night

by FirstUCC

— April 23rd 6:00 PM — Whether you’re a family of 1 or 20+, come and join us in New Fellowship Hall for a fun evening of minute to win it type games, word puzzles and races and bingo for prizes. We’ll also enjoy a light dinner of subs, snacks and desserts. Mark your calendars […]

Pastor Susan’s Reflections – April 2016

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But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you –Matthew 6:33 Three of our grandchildren are jugglers. Al and I have always enjoyed watching them perform in the Brandywine Heights High School Juggling Club. A few weeks ago we traveled to New York City to […]

Easter Baskets for the Food Bank

by FirstUCC

The youth of our church assembled 140 Easter Baskets for the children of the families of the New Jerusalem Food Bank on Sunday, March 13 th . The baskets were filled with items such as chocolate rabbits, coloring books, markers, wooden models, sand toys, stuffed animals and more as well as lots of snacks and treats! Many thanks to […]

VBS 2016 Save the Date

by FirstUCC

What: Cave Quest – This VBS Rocks:  When:  July 11th – July 15th @ 9 – 11:30 am Our theme for 2016 is Following Jesus the light of the World Gear up for an over the top underground adventure Ground kids in a rock solid foundation of God’s love, a love that takes us through life’s […]

Pastor Susan’s Reflections – March 2016

by FirstUCC

“For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.” — Matthew 6:21 (NIV) For me, these words are saying, “Trust God and God alone.”   It’s not easy to give up control and to trust God alone. But, we cannot trust that our earthly treasures will be here for us tomorrow. All you […]