First Church - Lenoir, NC

“Glorify God as we mold, nurture, and serve as disciples of Jesus Christ.”

First Light (Modern Worship): 9:00 a.m.
Sunday School: 10:00 a.m.
Traditional Worship: 11:00 a.m.

Church Blog

General Conference

Dear First Church Family:     I pray that you are enjoying this spring weather as much as I am. After a long, dark, wet winter, being outside in the yard and garden is therapeutic.     There are a couple of things I want to share with you. First, for the next number of weeks, we will be worshiping around Scripture passages in the Book of Acts.     Acts is the story of the birth, activities, and growth of the early church. It…


First Church Family:     I’m writing this just after I’ve had the opportunity to spend a few minutes with our Fabric Friends quilting group who meet at our church for a couple of hours each week. The fellowship those ladies enjoy, while they are busy cutting and quilting fabric, sewing, and/or doing other kinds of needlework, is amazing!     I walk down the hall with a cup of coffee in my hand almost every week to see the beautiful artwork they are creating,…

Palm Sunday Event

First Church Family:     What a wonderful Sunday we enjoyed this past weekend! God’s powerful presence is stirring in our midst.     So often church pastors and staff members dread the holy season of Lent and Easter but not for reasons you might imagine. It’s because we feel unworthy of representing the LORD of all life in the magnificent ways that He deserves.     Please pray for us during Holy Week, which is ushered in this Sunday with our one Palm Sunday service (which includes our…