Weekly Message: Guidance from Scripture

Jesus said, “blessed are the peacemakers.” In light of the grand jury verdict in Ferguson, Mo., how do we respond?… Read More

Look to Simple Gifts this Christmas

Every December, a frantic feeling descends on us. How can we get everything done? Buying gifts, attending events, trimming the… Read More

Volunteer for Soup Kitchen Every 3rd Friday

Our Soup Kitchen mission is served jointly with St. Mary’s church in Lake Forest on the 3rd Friday of each… Read More

Weekly Message: Christ the King Sunday

The holidays are coming! I love this time of year, as we reflect deeply on the love we experience in… Read More

Celebrate the Christmas Season with First Pres

As the Christmas season begins, First Pres invites you to take time for spiritual refreshment. Whether you need a quiet time away from… Read More

Calling All Knitters and Crocheters!

The Prayer Shawl Ministry is seeking knitters and crocheters to help with this year’s project for Lake Forest College international… Read More

Weekly Message: Embodying Our Shared Race

Last Sunday we wound up our fall series, “The Race of a Lifetime.” We finished in a blaze of glory:… Read More


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