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Church Memories…from Glenn Brunkow

Church memories: let me assure you, I have many. I grew up in this church, and many of my most meaningful memories relate to the First Presbyterian Church in Wamego. Many of those relate to Sunday School. I was lucky … Continue reading

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Organization of Wamego First Presbyterian Church

Organization of Wamego First Presbyterian Church by B.J. Kerr What does it mean to organize a church? In the case of the First Presbyterian Church in Wamego, it took seven dedicated people. Those seven dedicated Christians decided on February 7, … Continue reading

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Understanding Our Logo and Flag

Understanding our logo and flag by B.J. Kerr The Presbyterian Church began in Scotland through the works of John Knox and John Calvin. When members of this church came “across the pond,” they brought with them many of the symbols … Continue reading

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Celebrating 150 Years

Celebrating 150 years The Wamego First Presbyterian Church is celebrating its 150th birthday in 2019! We have a variety of events planned to commemorate this special sesquicentennial. Here on this blog, we will share some memories, history, and reflection from … Continue reading

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Join us Sunday, April 8, for “Change for Change”

Join us this Sunday, April 8, as the youth lead us in “Change for Change”. The youth will be meeting at 9 a.m. to set up for food packaging and prepare for leading worship. Thanks to the congregation’s generosity, we … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday and Holy Week Schedule

The children and youth waved palm fronds and assisted with the Call to Worship and opening hymn on Palm Sunday, March 25. Holy Week activities at FPC include: Monday – Thursday, March 26 – 29 Lunch served at 12:00 noon … Continue reading

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Special Music on August 13 was provided by Little Apple Barbershop Chorus

      The Little Apple Barbershop Chorus, from Manhattan, opened our worship service with two inspiring and uplifting songs on Sunday, August 13. Under the direction of Michael Brown, the group traveled to Wamego to sing at several area … Continue reading

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Siete de Mayo Dinner on May 7

The FPC congregation celebrated “Siete de Mayo” with a Mexican themed dinner on Sunday, May 7. A big “Thank You” goes to Lorinda and Bob Sultzer for preparing the delicious food and organizing the dinner, with a menu of enchiladas, … Continue reading

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Beautiful Weather for an Easter Egg Hunt

In addition to the carnival activities and photo booth, kids were treated to an Easter Egg Hunt on the church lawn on Sunday before the 10:15 am worship service.  

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Fun Times for Kids at the FPC Easter Sunday Carnival

Easter morning activities at FPC for children included a bunny themed carnival! The activities began with a craft station where kids decorated a brightly colored foam cross. After craft time, they gathered in Old Fellowship Hall with youth helpers for … Continue reading

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