“Be prepared.” It’s the motto of the Boy Scouts, of course, but as it turns out, it’s also the motto of five young bridesmaids in a story Jesus tells in Matthew 25:1-13. These well-prepared bridesmaids have brought along extra oil for their lamps, so that when the groom is unexpectedly delayed, they have enough light… Read More →
We’re doing some “road work” at the Street in November. (Get it? Road work at the Street?) The schedule and format of our Sunday evening program will look a little different. Meals will still be provided (thanks to some faithful volunteers—if you can help, please contact Dona Norwood). Groups for children and youth will continue…. Read More →
During the month of November, our whole congregation is invited to participate in a time of discernment, prayer, and engagement as we remember who we are and why we are here: We are Disciples of Christ, a movement for wholeness in a fragmented world. —from the Disciples of Christ identity statement… Read More →
Join the Vintage Bunch for a trip to the Southern Supreme Fruitcake Factory in Bear Creek Wednesday, November 12 Lunch at The Best Foods Cafeteria Departure 9:30 a.m. Return around 3:00 p.m.
There many ways in which the members of a congregation complement each other and call each other into more full being. As you all know, one of the joys of a vibrant congregation is the discovery that folks are better together, each able to realize more of what God has created him or her to… Read More →
Saturday, November 8, 8:00 a.m.—3:00 p.m. 1900 West Market Street, Greensboro, NC 27403 Join us for a holiday bazaar featuring unique crafts, gifts, handmade items, gift baskets, raffle prizes, and refreshments. Indoors & Outdoors | Breakfast & Lunch Available Want to sell your crafts or yard sale items? Indoor and outdoor booth rentals are available,… Read More →
Join friends and families from First Christian Church for a morning in the park—no agenda, just fun. Invite a neighbor or friend and join us. Not just for kids! Come chat with friends, throw a Frisbee, or go for a walk on the nearby Greenway trail. This play date is set for Saturday, October 18,… Read More →
From Charles Jones, Stewardship Team Leader This stewardship letter will be a little different from what you normally receive asking for a contribution or a commitment. This letter is to our family at First Christian and you are already committed and contributing. You just want to know how you are a part of the recipe!… Read More →