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Past Events (Page 3)

Handbell Choir Rehearsal

The Sanctuary Handbell Choir is an advanced handbell choir for teens and adults who read music. This group plays regularly in worship and during special services and rehearses weekly, September through May, on Sunday mornings at 11:15 a.m. in the bell rehearsal room.

Mission Possible Kids May Mission

May’s Mission Possible Kids’ Top Secret Mission will take place on Sunday, May 6. Our agents will be carrying out a Pet Care Mission that they will learn about on May 6 just after the service, on the third floor. There will be an opportunity to earn an extra star during the summer from this…

Graduation Sunday

Graduation Sunday is April 29 – If someone in your family is graduating from college, high school or a technical school this spring, please fill out a form at the Welcome Center and return it to the church office no later than Sunday, April 15. Please note that this year youth director Kim Truesdell is…

Pie Auction & Potluck

Break out the recipe books and your pie pans! The youth ministry is hosting a Pie Auction and Potluck fundraiser from 11 am to 1 pm on April 22 to benefit the 2019 mission trips. Congregation members are asked to bake up their favorite pie recipe (two pies, please – one to sample and one…

Mission Possible Kids: April Mission

April’s Mission Possible Kids’ Top Secret Mission will take place on Sunday, April 15, just after the service. The mission will be Eco-Challenge Seed Balls. Bring your lunch and your can-do attitude! Any child from kindergarten to 5th grade is welcome to join us. Mission Possible Kids is a national non-profit that empowers kids to change…

Youth Event at Aldersgate

Youth will gather from 5 to 7 pm to enjoy walking tacos and ice cream treats as we prepare to overtake Epworth in June. 

Easter Sunday Morning Worship: Hallelujah! He is risen!

Celebrate the risen Christ with First Wayne Street! Easter is a time of joy and renewal. Followers of Jesus saw their darkest days replaced with the miracle of hope and eternal life. Similarly, Christians today take time for self-examination and reflection during Lent, helping to prepare us to fully experience those first rays of resurrection…

Good Friday Worship

Good Friday Worship: A Service of Darkness. On this day, the church commemorates Jesus’ arrest, his trial, crucifixion and suffering, death, and burial. We face together the horror of the execution of Jesus, and enter the silence of his tomb.

Palm Sunday Concert

On the afternoon of Palm Sunday, March 25, 2018, come hear a combined choir perform distinguished American composer Michael J. Trotta’s Seven Last Words, a “seven-movement choral journey through the Passion, which delivers a powerful and captivating story encompassing a breathtaking palette of emotion, from intimate tenderness to majestic triumph” (as described on the composer’s website).…