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 Sunday Schedule
Drive-In Worship 9:00 a.m.

Summer Worship 10:00 a.m.
Lemonade Lull 11:00 a.m.

Childcare available for younger children

Entire building handicapped accessible



Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
August 17th
 at First Church

Drive-In  Worship Service 9:00 AM:

Rev. Abby Norton-Levering preaching.

Sanctuary Worship Service 10:00 AM

Rev. Abby Norton-Levering preaching.

Lemonade Lull following Worship Service.





 


Children & Worship
A Joyful Way to Worship God


Every Sunday during Worship.

Children and Worship Logo

 

In the Children's Worship Center, children ages 4-7 experience the wonder and mystery of God through unique storytelling, singing, prayer, and creative expression.






johnWelcome to The First Church in Albany website.  First Church is a  community rooted in Jesus Christ with a long history in Albany and a continuing commitment to ministry in the  city. People of many different backgrounds and experiences have found a home here. We are a diverse congregation nurturing each other in our spiritual journeys and working  together in ministry in our community and in the world.  I  hope that the information  provided here will give you an introduction to the life and  ministry of our congregation.

For an even better introduction you are invited to join us in worship on Sunday or participate in one of several opportunities for spiritual growth and mission.

May God's grace and peace be yours,

John Paarlberg, Sr. Minister


Monthly Newsletter:

The Family, July & August 2014

July/August Calendar

Listen to Our Worship Services


Upcoming:

Asking questions about God, faith, or the church?
Interested in learning more about First Church? You are invited to a luncheon for inquirers on Sunday, September 7, following the 10:30 worship service.

"Play Me, I'm Yours" at Clee Park.

http://www.downtownalbany.org/events/sculpture-streets-play-me-im-yours-exhibit

http://streetpianos.com/albanyny2014/pianos/first-church/

First Church Piano Blog