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Family Faith Practices

familiesParents and families serve as very important spiritual teachers and role models for their children. Each week in Sunday school and worship our children will learn lessons from the scripture. These family devotional resources are provided weekly to help you incorporate the stories, lessons, and practices of our faith into your busy lives at home. 

Recent Posts

  • Family Devotional for the week beginning April 16
    Family Devotional for the week beginning April 16
    Dear Families, I hope you had a wonderful Easter. I want to offer a huge thank you to all of you who helped out to make all of our Easter festivities possible. Unfortunately, Trisha and I realized that we did not take...
  • Family Devotional for the week beginning April 9
    Family Devotional for the week beginning April 9
    Hello Families, Below you will find information about Holy Week and Easter opportunities at church as well as family devotional ideas to try at home. MARK YOUR CALENDAR Maundy Thursday: Join us at church on Maundy Thursday, April 13th. 5:30 p.m. ~ Foot washing...

Archive of Family Devotionals 2016-2017

What's Happening?

  • Congregational Preschool is Hiring for 2017/2018!
    Congregational Preschool is Hiring for 2017/2018!
    Congregational Preschool is a play-based, teacher inspired educational environment where children flourish and grow. We are hiring for teachers, extended care staff, and substitutes. Our teacher schedule is 8:00 to 12:30. We are also hiring for extended...
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  • Photo of 3 children with school supplies
    Impact of Homelessness on Children and their Education
    Did you miss the Housing Initiative’s latest forum on Sunday, April 23rd?  A video is now available.  A panel of people working in the field shared their knowledge and heartfelt insight on how homelessness impacts the education...
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  • Sacred Conversations: Climate Change - Our Planet in Peril
    Sacred Conversations: Climate Change – Our Planet in Peril
    In April Sacred Conversations will explore the issue of Climate Change and Global Warming. The warmest years on record for North America consecutively were 2014, 2015, and 2016. The odds of this happening by chance are...
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  • Sharing Our Life Stories
    Sharing Our Life Stories
    Wheeler Room: Adult & Youth Education Everyone has a personal story to tell.  Come and hear some of these stories as members of our congregation step forward to share some of the unique events and experiences that...
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  • Graduating High School Senior Scholarships
    Graduating High School Senior Scholarships
    First Congregational Church Endowment Committee is offering financial assistance to graduating high school seniors through the Elkin/Nelson Scholarship Fund. The scholarship will assist students in furthering their careers for college, vocational training or certification.  Scholarship awards...
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  • Cup of Coffee
    Fellowship Hour Hosts Needed
    All cookies and supplies provided! All you need to do is come to church from 9:00-9:55 a.m. for set-up and then come back to the kitchen after worship service at 11:00 a.m. to help see that...
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Upcoming Events

  • Sacred Conversations: Climate Change
    April 26, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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  • Forum: Transitional Housing #4
    April 30, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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