Category Archives for Youth/Young Adult

Top 10 Things to Look Forward to this Fall

By jfontelera |

1. Worship! We’re back to our program year worship schedule with services at 9 and 11 a.m., and 5 p.m. Our… Read More

Mending More Than Fences

By jfontelera |

  By Jen “Pen” Richards This past June, 61 of our senior high students and 18 advisors (including myself) spent… Read More

Support Our Senior High Youth and Work Trip

By jfontelera |

Each year the Senior High Youth Group aims to raise $10,000 to go towards the annual Work Trip in June. During the… Read More

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Youth/Young Adult

Celebrate Advent with First Pres: Let Us Walk in the Light of the Lord

By jfontelera |

    Join Christians around the world as we all celebrate Advent, the season when we prepare our hearts, minds… Read More

Stay on Top of the Latest Happenings at the Church

By jfontelera |

Make sure you never miss an update by signing up for our weekly Faith Connections e-newsletter! Simply go to our… Read More

Connect with Each Other: Family; Women’s; and Senior High Retreats

By jfontelera |

  It’s turning out to be a busy fall! Make room in your calendar for one, two or more of… Read More

Ace Ambassador: Selene Serkland

By jfontelera |

“So we are ambassadors for Christ” —2 Corinthians 5:20 Ace Ambassadors is a bi-weekly section of the bulletin highlighting a… Read More

On the Lookout: College Ministry Director and Youth Faith Formation Assistant Director

By jfontelera |

It was with great joy and delight that we welcomed back Jennifer L. Aycock, former director of College Ministry, to… Read More

Work Trip Insights from a First-time Advisor, Former Participant

By jfontelera |

Some of you may know me as Jennifer Istnick. Mr. (now “Jim” to me) Cochran knew me by that name… Read More

Adventures of an Amateur on a First Pres Work Trip

By jfontelera |

I’ll be completely honest. I was frightened by the idea of Work Trip. I had seen neighbors and close friends… Read More

Fall Family Faith Formation Guide

By nicholaspetersen |

As you begin to fill up your school year calendar, don’t forget to schedule in First Pres! There are many… Read More

2014 Work Trip Reflections

By nicholaspetersen |

Work Trip Reflection 2014 – Ryan Murray Good morning my name is Ryan Murray and I am a senior at… Read More

Weekly Message: Changing Gears

By nicholaspetersen |

Life seems to completely change gears this time of year for many people as summer vacations wrap up; orientations, meetings and… Read More

Chicago Mission Trip Set for August

By nicholaspetersen |

This year, the 7th-9th grade Chicago Mission Trip will be held Aug. 14-16. The group will be staying at Fourth… Read More

First Pres Senior High Students to Help Repair Homes, Rebuild Lives

By nicholaspetersen |

For many high schoolers, June holds the possibilities of summertime fun and adventures. But for Lake Forest High School senior… Read More