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Keenagers - April 11, 2019

Keenagers Thursday,  April 11 is  our very own Jacob Lowery with the Lee's Summit West Choirs.  Program starts at 11:30 a.m. with Lunch to Follow   Join us!!

Keenagers - March 14, 2019

Keengaers is this Thursday, March 14  The program is 20 fingers on the Keys  with Lunch to follow.  Cost is $5
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Vesper Bells - Sunday, March 17, 2019

Vesper Bells will ring this Sunday March 17.  The song is "Just as I am"  with Anne Tate on Flute

Michael's Missive February 27, 2019

First Pres Community – Methodists.  Sunday.  Ash Wednesday.  Lent.  Corporation Meeting. Please pray for our Methodist friends and their denomination.  A Special Conference concluded yesterday that decided on a direction that impacts…

Michael's Missive March 6, 2019

First Pres Community – Weather permitting. Ash Wednesday. Daylight Savings. Corporation Meeting.  Sunday Worship. “Weather permitting” needs to precede everything we do these days.  I do hope and pray that everyone got the news…

Keenagers program for March is a Piano Duet.

Keenagers program for March is a Piano Duet. Count them, Twenty Fingers on One Piano. Thursday, March 14th at 12 noon at the church. $5 lunch. All are Welcome!

Michael's Missive for February 20, 2019

First Pres Community – Yes, I am writing about the weather again. Yes, this is going out on Thursday because yesterday was another snow day. Yes, I think “Wednesday” should be renamed “Snowday”. Yes, I am tired of the snow, the…

Michael's Missives February 13, 2019

First Pres Community – Sick. Sick of being sick and sick of slippery Sundays. Last Sunday was a tough call. I had group texts going with Session, Staff, and some other pastors. I was following the news on tv and online. Brummell…

Michael's Missives February 5, 2019

First Pres Community – Weather watch, Scouts Sunday, and a “not-so super” Bowl - If there is freezing rain on Wednesday and LS cancels school, then the church offices will be closed and there will be no Logos, Bells, and Choir. Apparently,…

Michael's Missives September 25, 2018

First Pres Community – I know it is Tuesday, but I will be at a conference tomorrow.  So, since the Chiefs are doing so well, I thought you would enjoy this which a parishioner shared with me: Twelve Reasons Why I Have Decided to Quit…

Michael's Missives September 19, 2018

First Pres Community – Floodwater.  I remember piling sandbags to keep water out of a parishioner’s home…and moving furniture upstairs.  It was the winter of 1996 when a rare snowstorm was followed by weeks of rain.  All creeks flooded…even…

Keenagers went to Powell Gardens 20180913

Keenagers went to Powell Gardens on this beautiful day!

Michael's Missives September 12, 2018

First Pres Community – First - Hurricane Florence should prompt our urgent prayers.  I know we will be hearing of ways we can help relief efforts, but right now be in prayer for all in harm’s way and all affected by this threatening…

Summary of Session Meeting August 21, 2018

The Session of First Presbyterian Church of Lee’s Summit held its regular meeting in the Center Room at the church on August 21, 2018. Moderator, Rev. Dr. Michael McCall called the meeting to order at 6:30pm with devotion, asked Elders to…

Michael's Missives September 5, 2018

First Pres Community – Carol Combs.  Carol Combs passed away yesterday morning.  Carol and her husband Wayne are members of our church and regular attenders at our 11am service.  A Service to celebrate Carol’s life will be held this…