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VBS – Passport to Peru

by FirstUCC

July 10 – 14th Children from 4 years old through grade 6 are invited to experience the sights, sounds, smells, and tastes of a unique culture at Passport to Peru VBS, where kids discover how much God loves the world. Passport to Peru is a whole new environment filled with incredible Bible-learning adventures, cultural experiences, […]

Pastor Susan’s Reflections – Nov 2016

by FirstUCC

Enter his gates with thanksgiving; and into his courts with praise. Give thanks to him and bless his name.  Psalm 100:4 About two weeks ago I found myself wandering through a forest of lovely evergreen trees. No, I wasn’t outdoors, I was in a store! Aisles of beautifully decorated Christmas trees surrounded me. There were […]

Pastor Susan’s Reflections – Sept 2016

by FirstUCC

Kids thoughts about God The following statements about the Bible were written by children and have not been retouched or corrected. 1. The seventh commandment is thou shalt not admit adultery. 2. A Christian should have only one spouse. This is called monotony. 3. Adam and Eve were created from an apple tree. 4. Noah’s […]

Confirmation Classes Begin for 2016-17

by FirstUCC

Parents, Mentors, and Students Meeting On Sunday September 11, 2016 at 9:15 am all confirmation classes will begin the new year. Everyone will join in the activities for our Rally Day Sunday. Then on September 18, at 9:15 am there will be a meeting of confirmation parents, mentors, students and consistory leaders to go over […]

Confirmation Teacher Needed

by FirstUCC

We are in need of someone to teach the 1st year Confirmation Class on Sunday mornings at 9:15 beginning in September. The class uses “My Confirmation “ book, A Guide to Confirmation Instruction. Please playfully consider this teaching experience. See Pastor Rich and or Pastor Susan if you are willing to teach this class.

Pastor Susan’s Reflections – July 2016

by FirstUCC

Psalm 139:14 English Standard Version (ESV) 14 I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well. YOU ARE SPECIAL At a recent outing to Dorney Park, our five-year old grandson, was standing in a long line waiting to ride the train. He engaged an […]

Pastor Susan’s Reflections – June 2016

by FirstUCC

There is a story about a Hebrew farmer who was so engrossed in his work that he lost track of time. The sun was already beginning to set AND it was the Sabbath. He realized that he wouldn’t be able to make it to the synagogue because it was more steps than a devout Jew […]

Preparing for VBS

by FirstUCC

VBS 2016 Cave Quest This VBS Rocks July 11-15 Our theme for 2016 is Following Jesus the light of the World We are preparing for our annual Vacation Bible School event coming in July. To register, please see VBS-2016-Registration-Form or pick one up in the office during regular hours Monday to Friday and on Sunday mornings. […]

Pastor Susan’s Reflections – May 2016

by FirstUCC

God has given gifts to each of you from his great variety of spiritual gifts. Manage them well so that God’s generosity can flow through you. 1 Peter 4:10 Think about the various gifts that God has given to each of us, different people – different gifts. We are given those gifts to use and to share. […]

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 […]