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My Top Books for 2018

Here are my favorite reads for the year, by category. Fiction 3. Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist One of my high schooler’s summer reading books, which I read with her. Inspiring. 2. Rick Riordan, The Last Olympian The fifth and final … Continue reading

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My Top Books for 2017

Before this year ends, let me toss in a few of my favorite books from 2017. 1. Best fiction The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead When I learned about this book, I didn’t think I’d be interested. It isn’t exactly … Continue reading

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This Weekend at First (1/8/16)

Good morning! We are eager to see all that our God will do for our church in the coming year. Here’s what we have planned for this weekend. Let’s pray for the Spirit’s blessing as we celebrate our Savior, Jesus … Continue reading

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This Weekend at First (12/19/14)

Here’s a look ahead to what’s coming this weekend at First! Final M’Cheyne Group The last meeting of the group reading Robert Murray M’Cheyne’s Memoir will gather tonight at 79th and Broadway at 7pm. All are welcome! Christmas Caroling on Broadway A Christian group … Continue reading

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The King and Religious Rebellion

What would God say to a growing city with a disproportionate amount of business and cultural influence and growing economic disparity? We need not wonder, for He addressed just such a city in the book of Isaiah. His words are … Continue reading

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