Category: First Church News

Become a Reading Volunteer

The Church Council set an ALL-Church Goal of adopting one major mission project in which the whole church could participate during 2015. The Mission’s Committee adopted Jane Phillips Elementary as our opportunity for the year-long mission. We continue to support the school as our mission. School is beginning soon and there are many opportunities for…
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Midweek Message

Midweek Message will resume on Wednesday August 21. Each Wednesday begins with dinner at 5 p.m. (Cost is $5) followed by Small Groups at 6 p.m. We are excited to continue providing transportation for our youth and children’s programs. This fall semester the youth will explore prayer and our children will focus on Worship. Adult…
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A Night of Blessing

Parents, Grandparents, Family and Friends! Come, join the First Church Youth on Wednesday, August 14, in the opening worship at their Back to School Bash. Worship begins at 5:30 p.m. in the sanctuary, where we will sing praise to the Lord and offer up a blessing for our First Church Youth as they prepare to…
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Blessing of the Backpacks

School is just around the corner and we’d love to take the opportunity to bless our students and their backpacks before returning to school.  On Sunday, August 11th, there will be a Blessings of the Backpacks in both the 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. services.  If you have children, grandchildren, or even friends with children,…
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Town Hall Meetings

Over the last 124 years our church has been no stranger to change. Each change was for the purpose of reaching people for Jesus Christ and the transformation of the world. We are beginning the discussion of continuing this church’s journey with Phase Two of our building. The Building Committee is hosting two Town Hall…
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Vacation Bible School!

Vacation Bible School at First Church is July 28 – August 1, 5-8 p.m.! EP3-20 will help us explore the wonders of God’s power at work within ourselves and others. We will blast off to distant planets on exciting missions and have out-of-this world fun, learning and hearing timeless Bible stories that inspire us to…
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Oklahoma Conference July Newsletter

The Contact is the monthly publication produced both in print and online, free of charge, through the Oklahoma United Methodist Conference Department of Communications. If you haven’t had a chance to read this month’s Contact, it features the full list of appointments for 2019 by district. It also provides information about the exciting ministry and…
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Worship Survey

We want to improve our worship services. We would love to hear your thoughts! To share your opinions on worship click on the link below. Take the Worship Survey

Church Directories Are In!

Our 2019 directory is in! Thank you all for your patience during this process. Directories are available in the Atrium on Sundays or in office 181 during the week. Currently we are only handing out directories to those who were photographed. We will be making a list of those whose photo are not in the directory and would…
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All Star Church Awards

Congratulations, First Church congregation! We received the Oklahoma UM Conference “All Star Church” award again for both 2017 (63 stars) and 2018 (46 stars). The awards were presented at the Missions Breakfast at the OKUMC Annual Conference in June in Oklahoma City. Thank you for all your Missions activities – they make a Christian difference…
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