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Do You Know Your Neighbor?
Posted by Rachel Knight on

“AND YOU SHALL LOVE THE LORD YOUR GOD WITH ALL YOUR HEART, AND WITH ALL YOUR SOUL, AND WITH ALL YOUR MIND, AND WITH ALL YOUR STRENGTH.' THE SECOND IS THIS, 'YOU SHALL LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR AS YOURSELF.' THERE IS NO OTHER COMMANDMENT GREATER THAN THESE." - MARK 12:30-31 We know these...

Kids Camp and YIM Tour Report
Posted by Lauren Shirley on

Our kids and youth had a blast the week of June 16. Our kids spent the week at Camp Copass, playing hard and learning about what "Happened at Night" in the Bible. The Youth In Ministry team went to San Antonio to serve local ministries. At First Kids' Camp, we learned from our Bible teachings...

Candles and Acolytes
Posted by Lauren Shirley on

Since receiving our altar furniture in January, we have had candles lit in every service (except Communion Sundays, when the elements themselves represent the presence of Christ), but you might not know the significance behind this. The candles represent the presence of God with us as we...

Meet Richard Ramos
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. First of all, I am grateful to God for the opportunity to serve First Church while completing my Doctor of...