From Your Campaign Chairs

Dear First Lutheran Family, We are honored to work with a talented team to execute a meaningful capital campaign that will chart the course of First Lutheran Church "For Generations to Come.” A successful campaign will generate the resources to build a new and...

3/14/21 Congregational Meeting Voting Results

This morning, nearly 200 FLC members gathered in person and via Zoom for a congregational meeting to vote on launching the public phase of the capital campaign. Here is the motion that was voted on, by written ballot (paper and email): We approve the launch of the...

Congregational Meeting 3/14/21: Capital Campaign Approval

This Sunday, March 14 at 10:30 a.m. there will be a congregational meeting to vote on launching the public phase of the capital campaign: Led by God’s Spirit, we approve the launch of the public phase of a 5 million dollar capital appeal for funding the First Lutheran...

Call Committee Update 3/3/21

The Senior Pastor Call Committee has recently concluded the first round of interviews and will be reflecting on the candidates before beginning a second round of video interviews. They are planning to do onsite interviews as a final round; however, those are still...

Town Hall 2 Recap (with video)

Thank you to the more than 70 households who participated, in-person and via Zoom, in our second town hall meeting on Sunday, February 28. View a video of the town hall meeting here. Adrian Walter, Troy Whitehill, and architect Jon Wallencamp reviewed the current...

Town Hall 1 Recap (with video)

WHERE ARE WE? A CONVERSATION ON THE STATUS OF THE CAPITAL APPEAL Below are summary notes recapping the presentation given by by Pr. Joe Crowther, FLC’s Kairos Consultant, at the 21 February 2021 FLC Town Hall meeting on the building-project process, via zoom. Here’s...

Building on Mission

First Lutheran Church, rooted in the Gospel of God’s grace, is a welcoming community of worship, witness, spiritual growth and ecumenical service to God and God’s people.  “FLC has an impressively missional DNA,” says Pr. Joe Crowther, our Kairos capital campaign...

Pastoral Letter – 2/17/21

Dear Members of First Lutheran Church,  Grace to you and peace, from God our Creator and our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. This Sunday in worship our gospel comes from the first chapter of Mark. In this reading, we will encounter the Holy Spirit two times, and in two...

Call Committee Update 2/3/21

The Senior Pastor Call Committee met with the Synod Bishop and Assistant to the Bishop and received the first set of candidate information. Members of the Call Committee are reviewing the Rostered Minister Profiles and other materials from the candidates that are...