Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

October 2018

GriefShare: Surviving the Holidays

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Wondering how you will survive the weeks surrounding Thanksgiving and Christmas? Are you dreading these holidays, knowing that everything has changed and the happy memories from past years can't be repeated? Our Surviving the Holidays seminar is especially for people who are grieving a loved one's death. You'll learn: how to deal with the many emotions you'll face during the holidays, what to do about traditions and other coming changes, helpful tips for surviving social events, and how to discover…

Find out more »

Mission Community Lunch

October 21 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The next Mission Community Lunch is scheduled for Sunday, October 21, directly after second service (12:00 pm) in the Activity Center.   We have a great line-up! Bill and Carol Jones, Dan Hartke, and the Ironton Family Mission Team will share what God is doing around the world and closer to home in Wisconsin and Missouri.   Please plan to join us and invite a friend to introduce them to First Free missions. Reservations are very helpful – email lcalys@efree.org.

Find out more »

Elder Prayer Gathering

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In James 5, James says, “Is any one of you sick? He should call the elders of the church to pray over him and anoint him with oil in the name of the Lord.” To that end, the Elders are meeting Thursday, October 25, at 7 pm, and they would love the opportunity to pray with you. James mentions those who are “sick”, and the Elders certainly want to pray for those who are facing sickness and desire prayer. But…

Find out more »

Pinecrest Family Retreat

October 26 @ 5:00 pm - October 28 @ 4:00 pm

The 2018 Pinecrest Family Retreat will be October 26-28 at Pinecrest Camp in Fredericktown, MO. We’re excited to have Kevin Krosley as our speaker this year, and we know that this will be an awesome weekend filled with fun, fellowship, teaching, and encouragement.

Find out more »
November 2018

Fall Clean Up Day

November 3 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join us from 8 am to 1 pm for a time of service and fellowship as we get our campus ready for winter. Lunch and snacks are provided. Meet at the North patio at 8 am.   Please register below so we know you're coming!  

Find out more »

Membership Class

November 4 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

Ready to make it official? What does it mean to be part of First Free Church? Our membership course covers the basics of spiritual growth, the history and doctrine of our church, and the benefits and expectations that accompany membership. Participants will complete pre-course assignments and will have the opportunity to share their stories with the Elders to become members of First Free Church. The next course is scheduled for November 4 – December 2 (Sunday mornings) from 10:45 am…

Find out more »

Operation Christmas Child

November 11

We invite you to participate in the joy of giving this year through Operation Christmas Child.   This ministry brings the Good News of Jesus Christ to children through the simple gift of a shoe box.  You can impact His Kingdom by packing a shoe box filled with toys, hygiene item, and school supplies. These shoe boxes will be distributed to children all across the world, and the children will get to hear the Gospel of Jesus Christ in their…

Find out more »

Let There Be Praise

November 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us at 6 pm in the auditorium for this Veteran's Day program of music to honor our Lord and remember our veterans. Come and bring a friend!

Find out more »

Coffee with the Pastor

November 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us on November 13 in Room 110 for this small gathering and enjoy coffee and conversation with First Free’s senior pastor, Adam Bowers. We have limited registration to 8 people per event to allow for more personal interactions. Spouses, please register separately.    

Find out more »

Ramsey Smart Money Livestream

November 15 @ 6:45 pm - 9:45 pm

Are your finances out of control? Is the paycheck-to-paycheck life leaving you feeling panicked and insecure? Is debt keeping you from achieving your financial dreams? Smart Money will give you the momentum you need to kick-start your financial goals. In one exciting night, Dave Ramsey will be joined by best-selling author and retirement expert Chris Hogan to teach you the seven-step plan that has helped nearly 5 million people get out of debt, build wealth, and retire with dignity. You…

Find out more »

Alzheimer Disease: Trials Today, Treatments Tomorrow (Caring for Aging Parents)

November 18 @ 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Dr. Gregg Day will be joining us for this session of our Caring for Aging Parents group. We will review the challenges associated with the treatment of Alzheimer disease, and will consider progress towards effective treatment of this disease. Specifically, we will discuss strategies for dementia prevention, available (approved) treatments, and experimental therapies actively being investigated in clinical trials. Particular emphasis will be placed on reviewing research currently ongoing at Washington University in St. Louis. The session will conclude with…

Find out more »

John Crist – Human Being Tour [SOLD OUT]

November 30 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

We're so excited that comedian John Crist will be at First Free on November 30 as part of his Human Being Tour!   Tickets for this event are sold out.

Find out more »
December 2018

Pancakes and Pajamas

December 2 @ 8:00 am - 8:45 am

Kid Connection invites kids and their families to join us for Chris Cakes Pancakes! Pancakes will be served from 8 - 8:45 am, Sunday, December 2nd. Kids are encouraged to wear their pajamas for their class that will start at their regular time of 9 am.    

Find out more »

Comfort & Joy [SOLD OUT]

December 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This event is sold out! Please follow the link below to add your name to the waitlist. ____________________________________________________________   Ladies, join us for an evening of comfort and joy! We'll kick off the Christmas season with music, desserts, and stories that tell of the comfort and joy found only in the Savior's birth.   Early bird - $7 After November 19 - $10  

Find out more »

Christmas Cookie Exchange

December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join the ladies in your church family for fellowship, cookies, and lots of Christmas cheer! Bring a friend and six dozen cookies to exchange. This event will be held at the home of Mary Oglesby. Please register below.

Find out more »
+ Export Events