625 Hamilton Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94301

650.323.6167
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3RD S3SSION Young Adult Worship

Stopping Violence Against Women and Girls at First Church Palo AltoJoin us on February 19th at 8pm in the Wesley Room for a special moving performance of monologues written to speak the many and varied experiences of women and girls around the world. Special Offering to Benefit TRACY House: Transgender Resources and Advocacy Center for Youth. Learn more here.

January 18, 2015 Photo Memories

Great Decision at First Church Palo Alto.jpgGreat Decisions books are now on sale. The discussion series starts February 23rd. Get your books now! Learn more here.

Tongan Choir at First Church Palo AltoWe heard from the Tongan Band and Choir

Fiume di Musica at First Church Palo Altoand Fiume di Musica

Children are always welcome at First Church Palo AltoChildren are always welcome at First Church

Hear the Word of the Lord at First Church Palo AltoHear the Word

January 11, 2015 Photo Memories

Organist at First Church Palo AltoJanuary 11th was a day of welcoming. We welcomed our new organist, Diane Pratt Keller

Pastor Karen Paulsen at First Church Palo AltoAnd we welcomed retired United Methodist pastor, Rev. Karen Paulsen. Karen grew up in First Church, and has returned to help with congregational care.

Celebrating Epiphany at First Church Palo AltoPastor Linda spoke with the children about Epiphany

Music at First Church Palo Alto"Shall We Gather at the River" was today's anthem from the Chancel Choir

Pastor Linda Holbrook of First Church Palo AltoPastor Linda's sermon was "Remember Your Baptism". Listen to it here. And see that chair - it's the best seat in church, and you could be sitting in it. We're raising money for Imagine No Malaria, and the person who gets the most votes, gets to sit in the chair.

Great Decisions at First Church Palo AltoIt's almost time for Great Decisions. You can purchase this year's book on the Patio.

Imagine No Malaria

Welcome
Next Sunday: Join us for worship at 8:45 and 10:45 am.

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Young Adult Worship: 3rd Thursday of the month at 8pm

Contemplative Worship: 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:30pm

January 25, 2015 - How is it with your soul? - Pastor Linda Holbrook (Audio)




V-Day
Join us February 19th for a moving performance of monologues written to speak the many & varied experiences of women & girls around the world. Special Offering to Benefit TRACY House: Transgender Resources and Advocacy Center for Youth. Learn more here

Great Decisions 2015: The Loughry Discussion Series
Great Decisions is a series of thought-provoking and lively discussions on Global Issues and US International Relations. Learn more here.

January 11, 2015 - Remember Your Baptism - Pastor Linda Holbrook (Audio)




New Contemplative Worship Service
Looking for a Quiet Place to Clear your Mind? Looking for time to nourish your heart, or a new way to reflect upon your life?

Join us at our contemplative worship service now every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:30pm in Kohlstedt Hall

Ash Wednesday Service
On Ash Wednesday, February 18th, we will be holding a worship service at 7 pm

February Issue of Insights is Online!
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