First Church is a progressive Christian community that gathers to listen, speak and then act, with a spirit of compassion, justice and stewardship.
Annual Meeting – April 30 after Worship
At this meeting the congregation will be considering issues that are central to our faith and to our life together. Though you must be a member of the congregation to vote on the business items, we encourage all who are part of our community to attend this important meeting and share in the fellowship to follow.
Looking Toward Summer
Pilgrim Point weekend retreat, July 7-9
Our weekend at camp is a time of renewal and connection for all ages. Pilgrim Point Camp, on beautiful Lake Ida is near Alexandria, MN. Activities include swimming, boating, fishing, walks, R & R time in the hammock, campfires, and worship by the lake. Sign up in Pilgrim Hall.
Blessed 2Be Summer Day Camp
Our summer day camp is a joint venture between a dozen Minneapolis congregations. Each day includes worship, crafts, games, lunch and field trip. Kids entering kindergarten-8th grade may register to participate. High school youth and adults are encouraged to serve as volunteers.
Camp meets June 19-23, 9a-4p, at Bethel Lutheran Church, 4120 17th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 55407.