Join us on September 13 to celebrate 100 years of God's blessings on First URC, Oak Lawn. Rev. Larry Johnson will lead our 9:30 a.m. service, and five former and current pastors will participate in communion celebration. This service will be followed at 11:30 with a luncheon. At 1:30 Rev. Ken Van Kampen will preach at a celebration service, which will include a rousing hymn sing of all your old favorites. If you plan on attending the luncheon, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (708) 448-9273. We hope you can join us as we thank God for His faithfulness!
Welcome to our fellowship
You will find authentic fellowship and good friends at First URC for, "we proclaim to you what we have seen and heard, so that you may have fellowship with us. And our fellowship is with the Father and His Son, Jesus Christ" (1 John 1:3).
UNITED reminds us that we are united through faith to Jesus Christ, our only Savior and Lord. As members of His body we are also united one with another in Christian love and service.
REFORMED indicates that this church stands in the tradition of the historic Protestant Reformation, and accepts the entire Bible as the authoritative Word of God, our only rule of faith and life.
CHURCH tells that we belong to the family of believers, of which Jesus Christ is the Head, and only Ruler and King.
We proclaim the entire Bible as the infallibly inspired Word of God and stand committed to the Biblical teachings as expressed in the historic creeds of Christianity. At First URC you will find:
- A friendly church
- Everyone is welcome
- Faithful & relevant messages
- Mid-week Bible studies
- Activities for every age group