Worship in September

September 8, 2014

Julia dedicates teachers for the new year. Photo by Gordy Koch.

We are now back to 10:00 a.m. worship. Children join adults for the first part of the service and then go to classes until 11:15 a.m. Adult Forum begins Sept. 14th at 9:00 a.m. with guest, Dr. Awni Sarrif, Ph.D., who will speak about Palestine and the Middle East. He is the son-in-law of Janet Ross, member of FCC.


We are working on a new Picture Directory for FCC Members and Friends!

We need you to make our new picture directory complete!

Click this link to go to appointment calendar to register for your photo:

We will have a sign-up table on Sundays through August 17th.
Kathy Mickelson is also available to assist with signups by calling her at 457-6544.

Photos will be taken at the church on
Fri., Aug. 22nd from 2-9 pm
Sat. Aug. 23rd from 10-5pm
Fri. Sept. 5th from 2-9 pm
Sat. Sept. 6th from 10-5pm
Tues. Sept. 23rd from 2-9pm
Weds. Sept. 24th from 2-9 pm

Special Incentives:
- Each family/appointment will receive one free 8X10 portrait and directory
- Bring in a non-perishable food item and receive $5 off your Lifetouch Portrait order

We need volunteers to:
- Serve as Hostess on Photo Days – speak to Linda Schroeder (918-9451)
- take photos at church events, take photos of homebound members
- share any pictures of events/groups – speak to Vicki Friske (254-0357) or Pastor Julia

See Pastor Julia with questions or if you are able to volunteer your time.

Gardening Reshapes Our World!

The GROW ministry has a Facebook page with info about “Eden’s Bluff” gardens and other projects: Eden’s Bluff Garden.


Ceil’s Meal Photos – May 31, 2014

June 6, 2014

Ceil’s Meal is a free breakfast that FCC hosts for the community on the 5th Saturday (usually). We just had one on May 31st – a full house! Here are some pics of the meal and the prep work the day before. Thanks to Darryl Gumm (friend of FCC) for these photos!

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We are now officially “Open & Affirming”!

May 9, 2014

Here is our new Statement of Welcome, approved by the congregation last Sunday: We are a spiritually diverse congregation where God is still speaking. We affirm all who seek to follow Jesus’ way and share their gifts in service to the church and wider world, regardless of race, physical or mental capabilities, socio-economic status, marital […]

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GROW Yard & Garden Workday -May 3rd, 2014

May 3, 2014

  Thanks to all who helped (click header/title for some photos!)

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Sunday, May 4th – Congregational Meeting & Communion

May 2, 2014

Schedule for Sunday 5/4/14 9am – Adult Forum – Pastor Jim leads conversation about how to apply our faith to our daily lives. 10:00 am – Communion Sunday.  We’ll vote on our “Open and Affirming” (ONA) statement and have communion together. Pastor Jim will preach. 5:30p –  Progressive Supper – begins with appetizers at church […]

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G.R.O.W. Gardening Party – Friday May 2nd – 5p to 7p

April 29, 2014

You’re invited! The GROW Garden Party - this Friday evening May 2, 2014 The GROW (Gardening Reshapes Our World) Project is hosting a fun community event to celebrate and kick-off the upcoming growing season.  Your chance to connect up with or be your own urban farmer!  Meet up with gardeners, local food folks, and groups from the area involved […]

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Easter 2014

April 15, 2014

 Easter Sunday – April 20th – Worship at 8:30 and 10:30 am • 8:30 am – Music includes the Bach Choir, organ and brass. Pastor Jim will preach. Nursery care available. • 9:30 am – Continental Breakfast/fellowship – Lucas Hall • 10:30 am – Music includes Children’s Choir (4 yr-olds thru 2nd grade), organ, and […]

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