Sermon Series:  Transformation

Sermon Series: Transformation

There is always something we want to change… it could be a lightbulb, a piece of furniture, the color of our living room, a car…a bad habit, an attitude, a thought, an inclination…our past….the present reality…our future! We want the best and we need the best. We long...
Refrigerator Fund Raiser

Refrigerator Fund Raiser

Every month First Church prepares and serves two meals a month for those in our community who are hungry. We are fortunate to have a kitchen that is well designed and equipped for this type of ministry. However, several weeks ago Shirley Christoffersen reported that...
Worship Outdoors with First Church

Worship Outdoors with First Church

Sunday, September 27 at 10:30 AM Rain date: October 11 We want to see you! Join us for a socially distanced service in the church parking lot. You may stay in your car or bring a lawn chair and sit in front of it. If you move away from your car, you must wear a mask...
Make A Difference – Vote!

Make A Difference – Vote!

Make a Difference in Our Community – VOTE First Church makes a difference in the community in a number of ways and one of the easiest ways that you can continue to make a difference in the community is by voting. Absentee ballot request forms are now available,...
Book Discussion to Begin

Book Discussion to Begin

As we each start to examine our ideas about race, we will begin a Zoom discussion using the book The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander. The discussion will begin at 7:00 pm and end no later than 8:15 pm on the following dates: September 2, September 16 and September...
Covid-19 Re-entry Plan

Covid-19 Re-entry Plan

First United Methodist Church’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Returning to Face-to-Face Worship Re-Entry Plan Adopted by the Church Council Thursday, June 18, 2020 Introduction This plan is based on recommendations from the Iowa Conference of the United Methodist...