Live, in person, on church grounds-- An Easter Egg Hunt!10:45 am - 11:15 am … [Read more...] about
Archives for March 2021
In 5 Minutes You Can Improve Texas One of the FCC Growth Groups follows the work of the 87th Session of the Texas Legislature. We advocate on important issues. This week there are 3 critical bills. They are in both the Texas House and Senate and require IMMEDIATE ACTION. They are: Health Care/Medicaid Expansion Racial Justice and Police Reform Elections and Voting Rights Here’s what you can do-- SIGN ON: There are 3 letters posted on the Texas Impact website … [Read more...] about In 5 Minutes You Can Improve Texas
First Congregational has a church job opportunity! Know someone who wants a rewarding, high energy job in a Progressive Christian Church? Director of Membership and Administration The director reports to the senior minister. They will partner with church leaders to Implement the vision for growth & mission Be the hub of communication Recruit & support volunteers Maintain church records & publications Supervise part time and contract staff You can check out this … [Read more...] about Church Job Opportunity
Palm Sunday - Hosanna!During the season of Lent, we have examined various views of God and theology.You can also see the whole Sunday service, or just the sermons on our YouTube channel here: https://bit.ly/3dEoOZS How do theories about God we’ve reviewed during Lent help us?How do they help make sense of Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem?We can see the plan of Holy Week fit into the divine plan that makes sense in an Idealist sense of God. We can see the experience of the numinous in the ecstasy of … [Read more...] about Palm Sunday – Hosanna!
The FCC Hospitality Board invites you to join your friends or make new ones each week. New time now is 7pm on Fridays.Angie Goeke is an Austin-native singer-songwriter whose love for Ella Fitzgerald and Willie Nelson seeps into every one of her unique melodies and real-life lyrics.Armed with a ukulele and accompanied by a bassist and two guitarists, she deliver thick lyrics wrapped in a fresh yet old-school package.So, bring a bite to eat, a beverage, your lawn chair and mask, and head over to … [Read more...] about FCC Hospitality Board presents Angie Goeke in Concert
God as Numinous Experience Rudolf Otto famously defined the experience of God as the numinous. This approach roots our sense of God in our experience of God in the world. When do we feel God most present? How would we define those experiences? Are those experiences valid basis for building a theory of God? Why or why not? … [Read more...] about God as Numinous Experience
First Congregational Church of Houston'sMusic at the Meetinghouse presents--Loop38 in a live concert on church grounds.Program: RisingSarah Kirkland Snider - Shiner (2006)Missy Mazzoli - Ecstatic Science (2016)David Lang - Breathless (2003)Joan Tower - Rising (2010)While these pieces were written within 10 years of each other, each is different in terms of instrumentation, style, and character. They lend themselves to a delightfully diverse program to sit back and enjoy.Come prepared with … [Read more...] about Loop38 – in concert!
Outdoor Sunday Services Return! "In-person" outdoor services resume at 10 am Sundays, weather permitting. Bring your mask, lawn chair, and practice social distancing. Childcare will be provided. … [Read more...] about Outdoor Worship Returns