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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 care positions. Extended care hours vary. Pay is based on training

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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 of the children in our community.  Our congregation continues to learn

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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 any photos of all the

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Housing Initiative Forum:  Impact of Homelessness on Children and their Education

You’re invited April 23 —  please spread the word! Please join the Housing Initiative Leadership Team after worship Sunday,  April 23,  in the Wheeler Room to continue the learning and discussion on a proposal to site two self-contained transitional housing units on FCC property. The homes would be

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Holy Week 2017

 Maundy Thursday, April 13 Foot Washing 5:30 p.m. (Note: New time) ~ Fellowship Hall For centuries Christians have acted out a foot-washing ritual as a way to show caring and humility in our relationships with one another, loving the way that Jesus loves. Foot-washing is a powerful

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Food Rescue Express ~ Monday, April 17

Our church is signed up to provide the Food Rescue volunteers for  the evening of Monday, April 17. If you have never volunteered for this opportunity this would be a good evening to try it out!!  We start at 6:00 pm and finish around 8:30 pm. It’s

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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 service for all ages 6:00

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Spring Clean-Up: Saturday, April 8   

Holy Week and Easter are just around the corner! Please join the Facilities Committee as we spruce up the church grounds. Saturday, April 8 9:00am – 12:00pm Coffee, juice, and donuts will be provided We appreciate any time you have to give. This is a really fun

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Housing Initiative Exploring Transitional Housing on FCC property – April 2, 9, 23, 30

A New Proposal:  The Housing Initiative Leadership Team has been hard at work in recent months developing a proposal to expand opportunities for family housing in our community. During the months of April and May, the Housing Initiative will sponsor educational sessions and “table talk” discussions to

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Worship Un-Committee Meeting on April 23

Worship is part of our service to God as a Christian community. Traditionally worship – liturgy (from the Greek word “leitougia”) is “the work of the people.” As we continue to live into our call to develop worship experiences that reflect our service to God’s mission in

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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...
    Read more
  • 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...
    Read more
  • 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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