Covid Worship Update 6.1.21

Covid Worship Update 5.1.21

We are meeting in person and online to glorify Christ together at 9:30AM Sunday mornings!

If you wish to join us in person, masks are required and we encourage you to social distance. Your health and safety are of our utmost concern. We have extra masks and hand sanitizer has been placed in every pew. Please also fellowship outside following the service. Our nursery is currently closed.

You may also join us online at www.facebook.com/groups/fpclagrande. We invite you to add your name to our Virtual Guest Book at https://forms.gle/8RtsiFFvV62wk7DK8

Please contact the church office for updates on how Covid has impacted group gatherings and other events.

Christ's Peace,
Pastors Laura and Keith

Thursday, December 30, 2021

FPC Worship Info for 1.2.22

 Happy New Year! Join us for worship online or in person this Sunday at 9:30AM Pacific Time.   


For those joining us in-person, we ask that you social distance and wear a mask.  We have masks available for your use.   Due to the number of Covid cases, we ask that during singing, you either hum the tune, sing very softly, or meditate on the words.  We are no longer requesting RSVP's, but please sign in when you arrive for worship. We are continuing to keep names just in case we need to do contact tracing.

You can connect online at www.facebook.com/groups/fpclagrande to watch the service live and you can use that same link to access a recording of the worship service anytime. We invite you to add your name to our Virtual Guest Book to help us know who is watching, take prayer requests, and connect with you if you wish.  The link to the Guest Book is https://forms.gle/2oa9f7RoQV8rJEX47


Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Nativity Show and Tell

 Dear Friends-on January 9, we are hosting a Nativity Show and Tell for our church members and brothers and sisters from some of the other churches.


If you have a nativity or nativities you would like to display, please bring them to the Friendship Center on Saturday, January 8, from noon to 4PM.  We will have tables set up for you to show your display.  If you wish to include a note about where it is from or other interesting tidbit, please do.  

On Sunday, the Friendship Center will be open for people to come see the displays from 11AM-2PM.  Masks required. Light refreshments will be provided.  If you are showing nativities, feel free to hang out or sit near your table to share information about them.

Clean up and taking nativities home will be from 2-3PM Sunday afternoon.

If you have any questions, please reach out to Connie Ingerson or Pastor Keith

Saturday, December 25, 2021

Worship Info for 12.26.21

 Merry Christmas! Join us for worship online or in person this Sunday at 9:30AM Pacific Time.   


For those joining us in-person, we ask that you social distance and wear a mask.  We have masks available for your use.   Due to the number of Covid cases, we ask that during singing, you either hum the tune, sing very softly, or meditate on the words.  We are no longer requesting RSVP's, but please sign in when you arrive for worship. We are continuing to keep names just in case we need to do contact tracing.

You can connect online at www.facebook.com/groups/fpclagrande to watch the service live and you can use that same link to access a recording of the worship service anytime. We invite you to add your name to our Virtual Guest Book to help us know who is watching, take prayer requests, and connect with you if you wish.  The link to the Guest Book is https://forms.gle/2oa9f7RoQV8rJEX47

Thursday, December 23, 2021

Christmas Eve

 Here is the current information on Christmas Eve, Friday, December 24, and the services offered.


Prerecorded Ecumenical Service: Here is the link to the service we put together with the Episcopal, Methodist, Lutheran, and First Christian Churches.  Please note that we will not be live streaming the in-person services held at the church.  https://youtu.be/aDJ6nbFjKzA

4:00 PM Lessons and Carols with Candlelight and Communion  This is our more traditional service with scripture readings and carol singing.  Masks are required.

6:00 PM Outside Service  We will meet outside near the corners of Washington and 6th.  Masks are optional.  We will read scriptures and sing carols around the fire.  Bring a chair and a headlamp if you wish.  Dress warm!  Hot chocolate to follow.

Blessings,
Keith and Laura

Friday, December 17, 2021

FPC Worship Info for 12.19.21

 Dear Friends,


Join us for worship online or in person this Sunday at 9:30AM Pacific Time.   It is the Fourth Sunday of Advent!

For those joining us in-person, we ask that you social distance and wear a mask.  We have masks available for your use.   Due to the number of Covid cases, we ask that during singing, you either hum the tune, sing very softly, or meditate on the words.  We are no longer requesting RSVP's, but please sign in when you arrive for worship. We are continuing to keep names just in case we need to do contact tracing.

You can connect online at www.facebook.com/groups/fpclagrande to watch the service live and you can use that same link to access a recording of the worship service anytime. If you have a candle to light for the Fourth Sunday of Advent, please light it with us when we do it in the sanctuary.  We invite you to add your name to our Virtual Guest Book to help us know who is watching, take prayer requests, and connect with you if you wish.  The link to the Guest Book is https://forms.gle/2oa9f7RoQV8rJEX47

Thursday, December 16, 2021

Christmas Eve 2021 Options

 For Christmas Eve, we are offering three opportunities to celebrate the coming of the Christ child:

1) We are putting together an ecumenical prerecorded service.  When that is available, we will send out the link and post it here.

2) At 4PM, we will have a traditional Christmas Eve service of lessons and carols with communion and candlelight in the sanctuary.  Masks are required.

3) At 6PM, we will have an outside service of scripture reading and caroling with a fire going.  Hot cocoa will follow.  The service will be located in the church yard near the corner of 6th and Washington.

Friday, December 10, 2021

Worship Info 12.12.21

 Join us for worship online or in person this Sunday at 9:30AM Pacific Time.   It is the Third Sunday of Advent!


The youth and children will help lead the service.  Please bring your favorite mug or a story about a favorite mug that you can share with the congregation.  The Starman will be joining us as well!  

For those joining us in-person, we ask that you social distance and wear a mask.  We have masks available for your use.   Due to the number of Covid cases, we ask that during singing, you either hum the tune, sing very softly, or meditate on the words.  We are no longer requesting RSVP's, but please sign in when you arrive for worship. We are continuing to keep names just in case we need to do contact tracing.

You can connect online at www.facebook.com/groups/fpclagrande to watch the service live and you can use that same link to access a recording of the worship service anytime. If you have a candle to light for the Second Sunday of Advent, please light it with us when we do it in the sanctuary.  We invite you to add your name to our Virtual Guest Book to help us know who is watching, take prayer requests, and connect with you if you wish.  The link to the Guest Book is https://forms.gle/2oa9f7RoQV8rJEX47

Thursday, December 9, 2021

Advent and Christmas Happenings 2021

 Happy Advent!  Here is a link to all the things coming up this season, including what we are offering for Christmas Eve.

Advent and Christmas Eve 2021 Happenings

Saturday, December 4, 2021

Worship Info for 12.5.21

 Join us for worship online or in person this Sunday at 9:30AM Pacific Time.   It is the second Sunday of Advent!


For those joining us in-person, we ask that you social distance and wear a mask.  We have masks available for your use.   Due to the number of Covid cases, we ask that during singing, you either hum the tune, sing very softly, or meditate on the words.  We are no longer requesting RSVP's, but please sign in when you arrive for worship. We are continuing to keep names just in case we need to do contact tracing.

You can connect online at www.facebook.com/groups/fpclagrande to watch the service live and you can use that same link to access a recording of the worship service anytime. If you have a candle to light for the Second Sunday of Advent, please light it with us when we do it in the sanctuary.  We invite you to add your name to our Virtual Guest Book to help us know who is watching, take prayer requests, and connect with you if you wish.  The link to the Guest Book is https://forms.gle/2oa9f7RoQV8rJEX47