What to Expect

What to Expect


When is worship?

     Every Sunday morning at 10:45.

What time is it over?

     Usually between 11:50 and 12:00

What should I wear?

     Some people wear "Sunday clothes"; some dress casually.

What is your worship style?

     Traditional plus a few contemporary elements and sometimes some joyful surprises.

What kind of music is sung?

     The congregation sings mostly from a hymnal, usually with one song from a praise songbook.

     The choir's selections range from classical to contemporary.

     All singing is accompanied by piano or occasionally by organ.

What about children?

     Children of all ages are welcome in worship.

     There is a nursery for babies and pre-schoolers, should you wish to use it.

How often is communion served?

     Every Sunday.

Who is welcome to receive communion?

     All are welcome!

How is communion served?

     Most often, a plate of wafers is passed along the pews, followed by a tray of individual cups of juice.

How long is the sermon?

     Usually 10 to 15 minutes.

Is there a time for coffee and conversation?

     Yes - right after worship, in the foyer.

     Share a cup of coffee or juice, and a light snack.

Is there a time for study on Sunday?

     The learning hour begins at 9:30 a.m., with groups for all ages.

Is your worship accessible for people with disabilities?

     First Christian is a one level building with accessible entries, sanctuary, classrooms, fellowship hall, and restrooms.