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Depression & the Bible
Posted by Meagan Jackson on

Meagan Jackson is a member of First Church who is a Licensed Professional Counselor Intern and a Nationally Certified Counselor. She offers counseling and play therapy on our campus. You can contact Meagan at or 817.504.1121. According to the American Counseling Association, 1 in 10...

Are Your Eyes Open?
Posted by Peg Kinkade on

by Peg Kinkade, Child Care Director It was a surprisingly warm Sunday afternoon for January.  I came home and took off my "church clothes" and put on something more comfortable.  I had household chores and some cooking to do. As the afternoon progressed, I heard rain was in the...

On Emotional and Mental Health
Posted by Richard Ramos on

Richard Ramos will be implementing a health and wellness program at First Church as part of his project thesis as he completes a Doctor of Ministry program at Perkins School of Theology.   "Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with...

Know Your Neighbor Ideas for November
Posted by Rachel Knight on

It's hard to love your neighbor if you don't love them! Here are a few suggestions to get to know your neighbors this month. If theses ideas don't work for you, try to come up with some other simple ways to do something to get to know your neighbors. - Invite a neighborhood family to the Block...

Know Your Neighbor - October Ideas
Posted by Rachel Knight on

It's hard to love your neighbor if you don't love them! Here are a few suggestions to get to know your neighbors this month. If theses ideas don't work for you, try to come up with some other simple ways to do something to get to know your neighbors. - Make (or buy) pumpkin cookies or pumpkin...

Carolyn Davis Retires
Posted by Peg Kinkade on

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under Heaven.” - Ecclesiastes 3:1 After 26 years of dedicated service to our church, it is now time for Carolyn Davis to reap her harvest. Carolyn has worked for the First United Methodist Church in children’s...