A Path to Ordination: Mark Lindberg

In February of 2020, the FCC Board requested that the Central Pacific Conference (CPC) take Youth Minister Mark Lindberg under care as a “Member in Discernment”. The past year since then has been a busy time of writing, reflection, meetings, evaluations, interviews, psychological testing,further study, networking, and

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Social Justice and Witness Active in December!

This has been a big year for the Justice and Witness Committee. As First Congregational Church traditions like Peace Village, Summer Fun Camp and Sierra Service Project trips were cancelled because of COVID, and the needs in our community grew, the J&W committee was charged with the

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Advent Pageant Thank You

We offer a huge thank you to the actors who brought our traditional Advent pageant to life on our computer screens. Thank you to Brent and Dana Clark and Jennifer Sellers for their portrayal of Elizabeth, Zachariah and the angel Gabriel. Thank you to Melissa, Becca, Gail,

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Virtual Advent Festival

This Advent season our beloved Advent Festival had to be held remotely to keep everyone safe. Being apart didn’t stop us from having a wonderful time crafting and creating together, wearing our festive attire and enjoying each other’s company. Many, many thanks to Lisa Morgan who worked

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The Joy of Giving

The Giving Tree On Winter Solstice 2020, Cin Chubb and her daughter Dane donned their Santa hats and COVID masks and with jolly cheer delivered armfuls of beautifully wrapped presents, first to residents at Nightingale Hosted Shelters and then to the children and mothers affiliated with Community

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Use of the church grounds and building

MARCH 2021: Every month the board wrestles with the question of WHEN do we get to open the church for worship and meetings. With Lane County COVID-19 infections on the decline, Congregational Preschool (CPS) will be opening morning classes in April. Jonathan is forming a team of

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