Michael’s Missives for January 22, 2020

First Pres Community – The Chiefs are in the Super Bowl !!!   Some of you have 50 years or a lifetime to heart those words.  Congratulations.  May they get’er done. For me, there were some anxious moments in the last 2 games.  Like you, I stared at the tv in disbelief when everything went wrong […]

Michael’s Missive – January 8, 2020

January 8, 2020 First Pres Community – Hard to believe.  Like the year 2000, it always seemed so far in the future…now it’s here.  What will it hold?  God only knows…but it is certainly a call to be a people of prayer. My daily prayers right now include: prayer for the people and the fires […]

Michael’s Missives for December 18, 2019

First Pres Community –  Merry Christmas!  Happy New Year! This will be my last Missive for 2019.  One week from today is Christmas.  Two weeks from today is New Year’s Day.  The Church Office will be closed Christmas Eve through New Year’s Day.  I will be gone some of that time so if you cannot […]

Michael’s Missives for December 11, 2019

First Pres Community – Christmas may be 2 weeks away, but it kicks in around here TONIGHT (Wednesday). TONIGHT, Logos gathers at 5:30pm then goes to John Calvin Manor to mingle and to spread Christmas cheer.  At 6pm, a dinner prepared by our Men’s Group will be served.  Following dinner, our children and youth will […]

Michael’s Missives for December 4, 2019

First Pres Community – Welcome to Advent. During this time of preparing for the Birth of Christ, many people undertake Advent readings or Advent activities to help them prepare.  You may have already begun something, if so, great; if not, here are some ideas.  One) read a chapter of the Gospel of Luke every day […]

Michael’s Missives for November 26, 2019

First Pres Community – Welcome baby Caleb!! First of all, thank you to all who shared in our combined service and Annual Meeting.  The service WAS like a Thanksgiving feast.  The Baptism of Amara Wray and being remined of our own Baptism; outstanding music; the sermon featuring the turkey ; the Communion of the Saints; […]

Michael’s Missives for November 20, 2019

First Pres Community – THIS SUNDAY 10am All Church Blended Worship 9am    Fellowship Time (begins) 11:11  Annual Meeting 12:12  Hanging of the Greens Yes, it IS a big deal.  With 2 different services, it is easy for those here to experience and connect with 2 different congregations.  2 different places of worship, 2 different types […]

Michael’s Missives for November 13, 2019

First Pres Community – Novembrrr.  Hopefully by the time you read this it will be a little warmer. First, thank you to all who participated in the Holiday Festival held at our church last Saturday! TONIGHT is Logos Veterans Tribute night.  A special dinner will be served at 5:30pm, along with speakers, Patriotic Hymns, and […]

Michael’s Missives for November 6, 2019

First Pres Community – THIS SATURDAY is our ANNUAL HOLIDAY FESTIVAL.  9am to Noon.  25 vendors with lots of great Christmas ideas.  Childcare is provided.  There are door prizes.  Breakfast is available at 9am suggested donation of $3).  As a caring gesture, many bring donations of laundry detergent to support our neighbors at John Calvin […]