Multiply Groups Underway

The Multiply Small Groups are underway! If you are interested in checking out a group or the series of studies, you can still do so. Multiply was the brain child of Frances Chan and David Platt, authors of the book Multiply. The goals of the Multiply material, which are simple, practical, and Biblical, are to… Continue reading Multiply Groups Underway

The School Kits WoS Project

First Church’s Friendship Class, made up of older adults, prepared for the August 21-22, 2015 Weekend of Service (WoS) by setting the goal of preparing 100 school kits. Money ($322.29) was collected from class members and the tax-free state sales were taken advantage of to purchase the needed supplies. Ruth Boyers sewed all 100 bags… Continue reading The School Kits WoS Project

Faith in Action

Faith in Action Meeting

This past spring four members of First Church (Pastor Beth Jarrett, Brenda Fox, Micah Morris, and Carol Stickley) attended the kick-off meeting of Faith in Action here in Harrisonburg. Faith in Action is an interdenominational organization formed to solve systemic problems in the local community and county. It seeks to move beyond charity to address… Continue reading Faith in Action


Larry Glick (R) visiting with Carl and Roxanne Hill, who have been active in the Nigeria crisis effort.

OLDER MEMBERS OF FIRST CHURCH – Where else can you go to: 1) Get your faith strengthened – Bible studies, great speakers and wonderful music 2) Your body filled with food (3 full meals a day – prepared for you) 3) A body shaking with laughter (ask Larry Glick about his two year old bologna… Continue reading SAVE THE DATE — NOAC — SEPTEMBER 4-8, 2017