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Art & Faith Forum

Art & Faith Forum

Posted by on Jan 30, 2019 in Community, Featured, Music, Worship and Arts |

Art and Faith Forum – Dance February 13, 7:00 p.m. Wilke Family Life Center Over the course of human history, dance has played a major role in both artistic and religious expression. It has also, at times, been an issue of great contention between the two. From David dancing in the king’s temple to “Contact” being the first “dance play” to win a...

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Easter Egg 5k

Easter Egg 5k

Posted by on Jan 29, 2019 in Community, Featured, Mission & Outreach, Park Partnership, Uncategorized |

First Church will host the Wichita Running Company (WRC) Easter Egg 5k on Saturday morning, April 13. Wichita Running Company will donate a portion of the proceeds to a fund of our choice. This year, the funds will go to our School Partnership fund. WRC’s donation is in exchange for the use of our facilities and help from First Church volunteers. ...

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A Year of Gratitude

A Year of Gratitude

Posted by on Nov 25, 2018 in Adult Education & Fellowship, Community, Featured, Mission & Outreach, Television Ministry |

December 2018 Gifts: This month tends to be all about gifts. We receive and give them. There are many kinds of gifts, physical, spiritual and emotional. This month we give thanks for all the gifts we receive. January 2019 Good things: This is a month often used for “new life.” Resolutions, life changes. Find a jar and each week write down one good thing...

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Family Promise

Family Promise

Posted by on Oct 1, 2018 in Community, Featured, Mission & Outreach, Uncategorized |

Our first families arrived in December, staying in the D building the week of December 16 – 23. Thank you to everyone who helped provided needed items, a meal or your time!  We look forward to hosting additional families in the coming months.  Contact Annette Schmidt, annettes@firstwichita.org if you would like to help with this...

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Conversations on a Way Forward

Conversations on a Way Forward

Posted by on Sep 23, 2018 in Adult Education & Fellowship, Community, Featured |

Thank you to everyone who attended a listening session during October, as First Church prepares for the special General Conference in February. We gathered to process the possibilities for the future of the global United Methodist Church and our local congregation.   Below are “A Way Forward” resources    A Way Forward Resources A Way...

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CORE Kids Wednesday Nights

CORE Kids Wednesday Nights

Posted by on Sep 1, 2018 in Children, Community, Featured |

CORE Kids kick off at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday evening.  This fall we will have two rotations: Sciency-fun and Makerific Bible object lessons! Children ages Pre-K–5th grade are welcome.  Meet in the 11C! For more information, contact Patricia Tristan, patriciat@firstwichita.org

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