News & Views

Be Inspired at General Assembly!

Social Justice, Personal & Spiritual Development

Really? An inspiring conference? Hear what three of last year’s attendees said: General Assembly is an incredible experience. Incredibly comprehensive,… More >

Witnessing Becoming Last April

Religious Education, Personal & Spiritual Development

The words, “witness butterfly metamorphosis at Home,” leapt off the educational catalog into my imagination last April, our first month… More >

Investing in Mke’s Underserved Community

Social Justice

The Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) Work Group is proud to announce that First Church has signed a contract with Wisconsin… More >

Becoming

Personal & Spiritual Development

“If we’re always looking in mirrors—made of glass or social media—and looking outward, we should not be surprised when truly… More >

League of Women Voters—STP April

Social Justice

The League of Women Voters-Milwaukee County is our April Share the Plate recipient. The local chapter of the National League of… More >

Becoming

Personal & Spiritual Development

April is often a transition month in Wisconsin. It is a great time to consider Becoming, whether that means moving… More >

Think Reparations Before Donating Your Stimulus Check

Social Justice

If you are considering donating the stimulus checks your family has received, please be aware that Black Lives Matter to… More >

Pastoral Care Associate, What’s It Like?

Personal & Spiritual Development

“Being a PCA has given me the opportunity to get to know many church members who I probably otherwise would… More >

Global Audience Attends “Hearts Wide Open”

Music & Art, Personal & Spiritual Development

On February 13, the First Church Music Ministry hosted “Heart Wide Open: Soulfolk & Song with LEA.”  107 Zoom accounts… More >

Want to Become a Worship Associate?

Personal & Spiritual Development

Apply by March 15! Worship Associates help lead our Sunday worship services, collaborating with the ministers to reflect on meaning,… More >

Levels of Commitment

Personal & Spiritual Development

Supporter, Sustainer, Visionary, Transformer? I’m a believer in commitments but struggle to practice in any disciplined manner, which is one… More >

Mke Center for Children & Youth – STP for March

Social Justice

Every spring, our Religious Education Program youth members choose an organization to receive Share the Plate donations. The Milwaukee Center for… More >

Commitment

Personal & Spiritual Development

Learning requires many small acts of commitment. Learning to be a friend, a spouse, a community member. Learning to be… More >

Commitment

Personal & Spiritual Development

What does it mean to be a people of commitment? At First Church, I have noticed our folks take commitments… More >

Finding a Way Forward for Helping Hands

Social Justice, Religious Education

Lunch Pack & Love March 22. In this past year, we have witnessed people embody a commitment to serve, to… More >

Want to Become A Worship Associate?

Personal & Spiritual Development

Worship Associates help lead our Sunday worship services, collaborating with the ministers to reflect on meaning, purpose, and the life… More >