Thomas, the twin, missed out when Jesus appeared to the disciples in the upper room. Young Adult Minister Kit Novotny notes that we don’t know exactly why he wasn’t there—was he depressed and holed up at home, out roaming the streets looking for Jesus, or did he get locked out?
Emerging Leader Loi Almeron explores questions of doubt and faith. How can we approach our trials with joy as the scripture invites us to (James 2:1_8)?
During the summer of 2015, First Church explored the theme "True Stories: Reclaiming Testimonies.? Members were invited to share some of the stories of their faith journeys. On Sunday, July 12, Frederica Bunge shared her reflections.