Recent Updates

Easter Letter 2018

Easter Letter 2018

March 14, 2017 Dear Friends, As Iā€™m writing this letter, I can look outside and see snow on the ground and ice on the sidewalks ā€“ sure signs of winter ā€“ and yet I know that many of you are already planning and preparing for the growing season. Whether you are gardeners or farmers (or […]

Rohingya Refugee Crisis

Rohingya Refugee Crisis

The First United Church Outreach committee would like you to know that the United Church of Canada is accepting donations to help Mission & Service partners provide relief to the Rohingya people fleeing Myanmar. Please consider a donation. Follow the link below: https://www.gifttool.com/donations/Donate?ID=1955&AID=2274&PID=5609

Caribbean Hurricanes 2017

Caribbean Hurricanes 2017

This fall, a series of hurricanes has struck several countries and territories in the Caribbean. And two major earthquakes have shaken Mexico. The United Church of Canada is supporting efforts of global partners to assist people affected by these events. Our membership in the global ACT Alliance provides more ways to help those affected communities. […]

Extreme Hunger Appeal

Extreme Hunger Appeal

The United Church of Canada has launched an Extreme Hunger Appeal as the humanitarian crisis in Kenya, Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, and Yemen reaches grave levels. Please pray for the millions of people in these countries facing starvation, and for our partners on the ground working to provide relief. Give now to make a difference: […]

Easter Letter 2017

Easter Letter 2017

March 28, 2017 Dear Friends, Today, at First United Church, it is obvious that spring has arrived. All day I have watched people bringing in donations for our garage sale and rummage room. Their arms are full of the belongings that they have outgrown, no longer use, or no longer have space to store. The […]

First United Facebook page

First United Facebook page

The First United Church now has a social media presence on Facebook. Visit, ‘like’ and ‘follow’ the page to be kept informed of church events, happenings and news. You can find the page at https://www.facebook.com/FirstUnitedSC/