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Welcome to Old First

A congregation evolving intentionally to serve more people.

Striving to make a difference in people’s lives and in the world, we’re far from finished… or perfect.

Join us on the journey: we can help each other along.

Recent News & Announcements

  • Old First Hosting New Amsterdam Boys and Girls Choir the weekend of May 6-7

    The New Amersterdam Boys and Girls Choir is a musical group from East Harlem, NYC. It was founded by James Backmon, the musical director at Michael’s first congregation, The Church of the Living Hope. It is no longer at Living Hope, and has grown in scope and style over the years. But James work with [...]

  • Children’s Music Rehearsals before Worship, Sun.s, 03.26 and 04.02

    The children, including the Confirmands, will be gathering with Holly for two special rehearsals for Easter songs THIS Sunday, March 26th, as well as next Sunday, April 2nd. The rehearsals will take place during the regular Sunday school time: 9:45 a.m. arrive and grab snack; 10:00-10:30 a.m. rehearse with Holly up in the sanctuary. On April 2nd, as the confirmands will be visiting [...]

  • Meet-up Location @ #HungerWalk2017

    As we approach the date for the Walk Against Hunger on Saturday, April 8th, you need to know a few details, such as a location to gather before the walk, transportation, and contact info. The walk will be held at Lincoln Financial Stadium, Home of the Philadelphia’s NFL team, E-A-G-L-E-S!! Transportation to the stadium is accessible [...]

  • Your Offerings (Music or Meditation) On Good Friday, April 14

    On Good Friday evening, it’s been our recent tradition to have our members reflect on the last words that Jesus spoke from the cross. It’s become a special service where lay people offer their faithful gifts in spoken word and music. Good Friday, this year, will be on April 14; our service will be at [...]

  • Support the Walk, Be The Church [ 04/08/17 ]

    What will SNAP, formerly known as “food stamps” look like under a Republican-dominated Congress and White House? Given the history of conservatives having a hostile attitude towards government benefit programs, we have some legitimate concerns i.e. the loss of the national endowment of art. Trump’s push to close or limit these social programs have caused [...]

  • Sunday Supper

    There is still plenty of space for you to sit down and have supper with your fellow Old First community members during a Lenten Sunday Supper on March 19, 26 and April 2.  There is a supper for parents and children on March 19 and one in South Jersey on April 2. The theme for this year’s suppers is Welcoming Strangers. Please sign up-here and Mimi [...]