Category: Religious Education

Share your Experience of Religious Education

Religious Education

At First Church, we believe in the importance of providing a robust and enriching faith formation experience for our community…. More >

Community Valentines Feb. 4

Religious Education, Social Groups

Each year, First Church sends Valentines to elders and others in our community who could use a smile, to let… More >

Hearts on Fire 2024

Religious Education

Hearts on Fire is a faith development opportunity for seniors to meet with our minister and church staff to explore… More >

Join Mystery Friends

Religious Education, Social Groups

There’s nothing like getting a real letter! We are thrilled to offer the annual Mystery Friends program again, starting February… More >

Liberating Love Takes Practice & Patience

Personal & Spiritual Development, Religious Education

“Your children are not your children.” Kahlil Gibran famously wrote in his poem. “They are… Life’s longing for itself.” This… More >

450 Sandwiches Made for Guest House!

Religious Education, Social Justice

Thanks to the generosity of our children, donors, and volunteers, on November 5 we were able to provide 450 sandwiches… More >

 The Holiday Giving Tree

Holiday, Religious Education, Social Justice

We are proud to be participating in United Way’s Holiday Giving Tree program this year. This program purchases gifts for… More >

The Mystery of Santa Claus

Religious Education

As the holiday season approaches, many caregivers of children struggle with the mystery of Santa Claus. While the idea of… More >

Chalice Making in RE

Religious Education

Did you know that our chalice was a logo design before it was a cup of light in our Sunday… More >

RE Volunteers at Work

Religious Education

We had a lovely time with some amazing guests in Religious Education the Sunday of our water ritual! The DePue’s… More >

graphic of chalice

Parents as Sexuality Educators Monthly Group

Religious Education

We are pleased to announce the return of our monthly parenting sessions on sexuality education for children. These 90-minute sessions… More >

Welcome Kaitlin Barron!

Religious Education

We are delighted to welcome Kaitlin Barron to the Religious Education staff team as our new RE Assistant. Kaitlin is… More >

Volunteer! Empower the Next Generation

Religious Education

Each month, the Religious Education program features the church’s monthly theme through projects, games, spiritual practice, and shared ideas that… More >

Welcome to First Church Religious Education 2023-24!

Religious Education

Get ready for an adventure of faith-filled learning fun at First Church! Welcome to a renewed religious education format for… More >

OWL for Grades 7-9, Parent Orientation Aug 27

Religious Education

We will offer the Our Whole Lives (OWL) program for grade 7-9 youth at First Church this 2023-24 church year…. More >

Hear about RE Volunteering from Beth

Religious Education

Beth Bruch shared this about her experience volunteering in the Children’s Religious Education program at First Church. “My boys and… More >