Week-at-a-Glance & Announcements

By Gina Hardiman / May 21, 2024

A calendar of events for the coming week plus the latest announcements from the ministries of Fourth.

New in the Library

By Jennifer Horst / May 6, 2024

Fourth’s Library has always been a pleasant place to study, browse, or relax with a good read, and now it’s also a safer environment for the books.

Change to the Lord’s Prayer

By Dr. Todd Smedley / April 5, 2024

To bring the language of the Lord’s Prayer into closer conformity with the language of Scripture, this week Fourth’s pastors and Session approved changing the wording of one phrase in the Lord’s Prayer.

Meet our new Pastor of Outreach

By Susan Kemp / March 13, 2024

Last month Fourth received its newest pastor, Dr. Isaiah Nengean, the first to serve in the newly created position of Pastor of Outreach.

Resources for Holy Week

By Susan Kemp / February 21, 2024

As we look ahead to Holy Week, here are some resources chosen by Fourth pastors to help prepare our hearts and minds for the season.

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Annual Meeting of the Congregation

By Susan Kemp / January 23, 2024

All church members are encouraged to stay after the 11:00 a.m. service February 4, 12:30 p.m., to vote on the 2024 budget and candidates for church office.

Don’t Miss Your Connection: Missions Conference, October 20–25

By Susan Kemp / September 19, 2023

When Missions Director Janie Randell was serving as a nurse in the jungles of Papua, Indonesia, years ago, a fellow missionary’s child needed surgery that required flying halfway around the globe…

Meet the Fellows Class of 2023-24

By Susan Kemp / September 12, 2023

During last Sunday’s morning services, we were pleased to welcome the new class of Fourth Fellows into our congregation. They’d just returned from the Fellows Opening Retreat, where they spent…

Fourth Night Returns!

By Susan Kemp / August 1, 2023

Fourth Night is our all-church midweek gathering that brings the church family together to enjoy good food, intergenerational fellowship, and teaching for all ages.

Special Blessings Name Change

By Susan Kemp / May 30, 2023

A Thoughtful Change Fourth’s Special Blessings ministry has changed its name to “Disability Ministry” beginning June 1. This decision was made after much prayer, research, and discussion involving Fourth’s pastors…

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Where’s My Livestream?

By Don Nalle / May 23, 2023

One of the challenges of moving back into the Sanctuary is working out the kinks with a number of new systems, including the audio-visual systems…

Church Leadership Nominations

By Gina Hardiman / September 8, 2022

Fourth’s Nominating Committee is seeking recommendations of church members for consideration as Ruling Elders, Deacons, and Congregation-at-Large Members.