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.

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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…

Quilters’ Sunday

First Church Family: I woke up with a start this morning, realizing that we are only ten days away from our special Palm Sunday Disciples’ service and just over two weeks from Easter!   Where have the days of Lent gone? But first things first! This Sunday we will worship around the theme of Jesus’ very last words: “Father, into Your hands I commit My spirit.” (Luke 23:46 RSV) And this Sunday is Quilting Sunday at First Church. Our Fabric Friends quilting ladies…