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FirstCov’er Story: Flourishes of Grace

Before creation, God created the storyline for each of our lives. His perfect harmony designed for every person to live out. A fellow FirstCov'er, Jessica Mueller, shares her story of how God is creating a masterpiece in her own reflective walk with Him. Read her story below. “Next to the Word of God, the noble art of…
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How to B.L.E.S.S. Those Around You

Often the question is not whether we want to bring God's love and presence to others but it's how. What are some practical ways to follow God in serving others? Today we explore that. "Wow! Something is going on here!" An unexpected discovery happened at small group. We were discussing one of FirstCov’s four key…
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B.L.E.S.S. – Getting Started: “Begin in Prayer”

This sermon series, "B.L.E.S.S.", is an acronym that will provide helpful practical ideas for sharing Christ's presence and the hope of the gospel with those around you. Check out these practical ideas below on our first one "Begin in Prayer" with these ways to pray. (More info and resources for all themes here.) Ideas Take…
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Focus on Life: Substance Abuse

This Month: Substance Abuse We have all seen the statistics. According to the Substance Abuse and Social Services Administration: 88,000 alcohol-related deaths including 10,000 annual vehicle fatalities; 33,000 overdose deaths from other drugs; high correlation with crime and domestic violence; ruined careers, shattered families and hurt children. In 2009, approximately 23.5 millions Americans needed treatment…
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Vitality: April 2018 Prayer Points

Join us as we continue to pray and seek God's call for FirstCov in this season of ministry. Our hope is that our faithfulness today will serve those who are part of FirstCov tomorrow. Check out this post and stay up to date on information and know how to pray as we continue on the…
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A FirstCov Story: God Knits Things Together in Surprising Ways

Ever experienced God tying things together in your everyday life, making them into a beautiful picture? I hope so, but the honest truth is that the days between such moments, when we can't see it, are hard. But He is with us...and we had an experience of that as a church family just this past…
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Taking It to the Streets: Help With Supplies!

One of our adult Sunday School classes is "taking it to the streets" that includes, along with a study, doing service projects to provide, support, or encourage River Falls area services. See below for supplies you can bring as well as the topics! Baked treats for River Falls Police/Firefighters/EMS (March 25) Please bring baked goods…
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