9:30AM - Reformation Sunday Forum in Shatto Chapel

Martin Luther ushered in the Protestant Reformation exactly 500 years ago, posting his 95 Theses on the church door in Wittenberg, Germany on October 31st, 1517. First Church deacon, Susan Bjerre, will lead a discussion on this historic event, highlighting the who, where, and why.  This Forum will take the place of Seekers Class, which will resume on November 5th in FabLab with Jessica Harmon’s continuing series covering Rob Bell’s book, What Is the Bible?:  How an Ancient Library of Poems, Letters, and Stories Can Transform the Way You Think and Feel About Everything.

10:30AM - Prelude on the Great Organs

Toccata and Fugue in D minor (Bach)

Hymn Improvisation

Grave in C minor (John Alcock) 

Diapason Movement in A minor (William Boyce) 

Prière in Bb major (F.A. Guilmant) and Improvisation

11:00AM - Worship Service

Sermon Title - “The Religion of Tomorrow: Prayer as Mindfulness”

12:15PM - Fall Festival & Chili Cook Off in Stuart Hall

Join the celebration for kids & adults of all ages! Everyone will judge the chili and trophies will be awarded for Carnivore and Vegetarian categories. We’ll have carnival games, prizes, craft stations, trick-or-treating, and a costume parade for kids, so make sure to wear your Halloween costumes to church! Please sign up for the Chili Cook-Off at the Welcome Table, or by emailing Julianne at jjames@fccla.org.


We need volunteers to make this event possible. If you are interested in helping decorate Stuart Hall, assisting with games, or facilitating the Chili Cook Off, please email Julianne at jjames@fccla.org.