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

From the pastor

First Church Family: I pray that you are aware of God’s presence.  Sometimes cares of the world invade that place in our hearts meant for God, causing our Heavenly Father to seem to be far away.  Over and over, the Apostle Paul reminds us that there is nowhere we can go to be out of God’s presence.  It is my prayer that wherever you are, you will remember that truth. There are several things that I want to share with…

Goodbye, Ivey

First Church Family, Saying goodbye is sometimes difficult to do. That’s something I’ve been thinking pretty hard about over the last several weeks. Ivey Deitz has been my administrative assistant and our church’s office manager for the last five years. And she has done a beautiful job with both of those major responsibilities. Ivey is a person of extremely high character and loves our LORD, her family, and also our church greatly. And she possesses many gifts that have helped our church reach many godly…

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…