Foundation in Christian Formation
News and Activities
April 9, 2021
SAVE THE DATE: Vacation Bible School July 25-30, 2021
Confirmation: Our next class is Sunday, April 11th with Rev. Andy Armstrong. Come to worship Sundays if you are able to attend. Remember to livestream when you are at home!
First Church Scholarships and Educational Grants – Applications are now available. Scholarships are awarded largely based on service to the church and only First Church members are eligible. Grants will be offered to members who are further along in their pursuit of higher education. Completed applications must be returned electronically no later than noon on April 15, 2021. Please contact [email protected] for the application.
Virtual Noah’s Ark Lesson with Holly Columbus: Teachers and Families, check out Holly Columbus’s Noah’s Ark Lesson and “Where in the church is Ms. Holly?” video. We filmed a special lesson and activity. Kids-write to Ms. Holly here at the church with Attention to Christian Formation Ministry. Teachers, if you are inspired and willing to film your own lesson here at church, please contact LeeAnne.
Horton Center is registering campers for summer programs. Check out their camp session brochure to see what’s right for you, and register today! There are camps for all kinds of interests and age levels from our environment in Climate Buddies to Archery and Art. Contact LeeAnne with any questions.
Zentangle Art by Holly Columbus Please click here to open original Noah’s Ark designs made just for you by Ms. Holly. Print them and decorate them with your favorite colors and designs or use little dabs of glue and tiny bits of colorful scrunched up tissue paper for a 3-dimentional effect. We would really love to see your creativity in pictures here at First Church. We’d love to share on our website with your permission!
Thank you Confirmands. The Resurrection Gardens are much appreciated by our church families. Thank you for your dedication of time and service. You have brought joy to many happy recipients. Here is a picture of one garden that is being enjoyed! Way to serve!
Prayers for Marking a Year of COVID-19 by Illustrated Ministry. Please enjoy these touching prayers and coloring pages for yourself, or to create a gift for someone in need of cheer. Copies are available at the welcome center or contact Sue or LeeAnne for the links to download.