This Sunday is another special day to spend with Friends in preparation for the Christmas holiday!
9am-Unprogrammed Meeting, Gathering Room all welcome.
10am-Coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and special guitar music will be provided in the Fellowship Hall. Enjoy some relaxation and fellowship. Nursery will be open for children.
11am-Deborah will be offering the morning message, Wonderful Counselor on the 2nd Sunday of Advent. Jenny Ross will give us the end of the year Stewardship Minute. To view this Sundays bulletin, click here:December 8
5:30pm-Soup Supper & Play. You don’t want to miss a fresh yummy bowl of Ian Joyce’s soup and a play put on by our youth! Bring a dessert and/or bread to share
Join with Friends for the first Sunday in Advent this coming Sunday! Bring your family that is in town for Thanksgiving.
10am Join us for Fellowship Hour on Sunday mornings from now till January. There will be coffee, tea, hot chocolate. Please feel free to bring a breakfast snack to share with all.
Those participating in the Christmas Play will have practice at 10 am downstairs in room 102.
11am Deborah will be bringing the message, “Peace & the Prince of Peace.” Her sister Lauralea Suess will be on Facing Bench. At the Rise of Meeting, all are welcome to stay for our Monthly Meeting, typically over at 1:15.
To view this Sundays bulletin, click here:December 1
10am Small Group-Living the Quaker Way, wraps up with Deborah Suess talking about Quaker Membership.
11am Worship-Deborah will offer the morning message, Community and Thanksgiving.
12:15 All are welcome to stay for lunch! Turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, and gravy will be provided. Please bring a dish to share with others. The First Friends Radio Players presents, “The Stolen Christmas Stollen.” during our dessert portion. We have a lot of amazing cooks so be sure to come and join in a time of Thanksgiving and community.
To view this Sunday’s bulletin, click here:November 24
This Sunday come and see how Gunsmoke speaks to Quaker business practices. Living the Quaker Way Sundays: 10- 10:45 am.
Equality, Queries, Quaker Business-Lawrence Ross
This Sunday Deborah will be continuing the SPICE series. Equality will be the subject for this week. Also, please remember that M&C will meet at the Rise of Worship.
To view this Sundays bulletin, click here:November 17
Deborah will be continuing our “SPICE” series and this coming Sunday she will be talking about INTEGRITY. Christina Repoley will be joining her on Facing Bench and she is the founder and Executive Director of Quaker Voluntary Service.
Monthly Meeting is also at the Rise of Worship and all are welcome to stay and participate.
To view this Sundays bulletin, click here:November 10
This Sunday you have 2 options to worship with us.
Our annual all meeting Quaker Lake Retreat will be going on from Saturday-Sunday. If you would like to come, please contact the office as soon as possible so we can plan for food. We will have a programmed message at 11am with Sheila Hoyer and Jim Kimel. The weekends theme is Many People, Many Places, One Community. Everyone is wlecome to stay for lunch following the mornings message. To view the Quaker Lake bulletin, click here: November 3 QL .
If you can’t make it out to Quaker Lake, we will still have our regular 11am Meeting. Evelyn Jadin is offering the morning’s message with Ian Joyce sitting on the Facing Bench. We will also have Jean Christy playing on the piano. To view the regular Sunday bulletin, click here:November 3.
We hope you will join us!!
This Sunday Deborah begins the “SPICE” series. Sunday, October 24 she will talking about Living the Quaker Way-or at least trying: “Simplicity.” It is also Bible Sunday and we have 3 youth who will be presented bibles from Jim Kimel. To view this Sunday’s bulletin, click here: October 27
Please join us!
Join us this Sunday for a day of Fellowship, Friends, and Food!
10 am in Room 203 will start our small group series: “Living the Quaker Way.” All welcome – newcomers and long-time members. Class will be based on Phil Gulley’s book: Living the Quaker Way but reading is NOT required. Books available at $25.00 each. This forum will serve as our New Member class – however all encouraged to join the fun. Sheila Hoyer will be leading the small group on Sunday called, “What Is a Quaker?”
11 am Worship Bill Davis will be offering the morning message.
Noon: Please join us downstairs in the Fellowship Hall for a BBQ lunch provided by the Stewardship Committee. Vegetarian options are available. Also, please complete your 2014 Stewardship card and turn in to our assistant treasurer.
To view this Sunday’s bulletin, click here:October 20
Another busy and exciting Sunday at First Friends Meeting! Last week Deborah Suess spoke about being still, this week she offers another message we can all relate to called, “Distracted.” To view this Sundays bulletin, click here:October 13 Be sure to check out your bulletins on Sunday as information and registration will be available for our annual Quaker Lake weekend!
Thanks to those who have turned in your BBQ order. Remember Friday October 11 is the last day to order and pay for your delicious pork.
Feeling like this has been “one of those weeks?” Need to slow down for some peace & quite? Join us this Sunday as Deborah offers the morning message, “Being Still, Knowing God.” Our Christian Education Minister, Sheila Hoyer will be on Facing Bench and offering the Young Friends Message. To view this Sundays bulletin, click here:October 6
Remember to bring in your filled up BBQ order forms :)