Christmas, Church Year, News, Uncategorized

Christmas Worship Services

We invite you and the people you love to gather with us to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ this Christmas season. Christmas Eve worship at 4:30 is designed to be particularly friendly to children, including interactive elements with the figures in the nativity scene, walking around the sanctuary, singing, and lighting battery operated candles… Continue reading Christmas Worship Services

News, Taking Action, Uncategorized

Pastoral Letter on #WontBeErased

Beloveds, This fall is full of anxiety and trepidation, anger and fear, for transgender people. Our government is circulating a memo proposing to legally define gender according to anatomy at birth, a definition rejected by scientists and activists alike. It attempts to legally erase transgender and intersex people from our nation. A legal definition like… Continue reading Pastoral Letter on #WontBeErased

News

125th Anniversary Story Project

On October 26th, 2018, we celebrate the 125th birthday of First Lutheran Church. We celebrate 125 years: ... of ministry and service, ... of joy and laughter, ... of grief and sorrow, ... of giving and receiving hospitality, ... of grace and forgiveness, ... of following Jesus Christ. So in 125 years, what have we… Continue reading 125th Anniversary Story Project