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    Maundy Thursday and Good Friday Vigil

    Posted on March 10, 2020 by in Spiritual Practice, Worship

    April 9-10 Jesus asked his disciples to stay awake and pray with him during his agony in the Garden of Gethsemane the night before his death. We respond to Jesus’ call by holding vigil in our still and darkened Sanctuary, being present with Creator, Christ, and Spirit overnight from Maundy Thursday into Good Friday.  After the […]

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  • Ripley Presents: Hank Wonder

    Posted on December 23, 2019 by in Community, Latest News, Ripley

    Where the twang of Classic Country meets the grit of Southern Soul! Friday, January 10, 2020, 7:30 PM A Special Coffee House concert, featuring Hank Wonder, in celebration of the renovation of Ripley Chapel. Somewhere on the musical map, where the twang of Classic Country meets the grit of Southern Soul, Hank Wonder marks a […]

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  • Service of Light 2019

    Posted on December 11, 2019 by in Community, Health and Wellness, Latest News, Spire link, Spiritual Practice, Worship

    The Service of Light is one way our church family remembers those who experience a loss of joy this holiday season. Designed to move from darkness to hope, the music, readings and candle lighting in the warmth of community open us to God’s quiet presence. We pray that our lives will be graced with the true gifts of the season, a peace which surpasses all understanding; Love Divine and encouragement that sustains us though the longest night.

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    2020 Pledge Goal: Dec. 1 Update

    Posted on December 6, 2019 by in Latest News, Ministries/Task Force News, Spire link

    Advent begins and FCCW is now over 75% toward its 2020 Pledge Goal! The FCCW Financial Resources Ministry is hoping that everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday and we’re very excited about the start of Advent.  It is the time of year when many reflect on the special things that we are thankful for…family, health, […]

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  • Making Room This Advent

    Posted on December 4, 2019 by in Latest News, Spire link, Spiritual Practice

    It is the irrational season, when Love blooms bright and wild. Had Mary been filled with reason, there’d have been no room for the child. —Madeline L’Engle Pondering my favorite Advent poem this year, I am convicted more deeply by the words, “No room for the child.”  Realizing there is much for me to do […]

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