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Joyful noise: A children’s choir memory

Brenda Merryman Belief shared the following memory: One year when I was in elementary school, there was a children’s choir. The children’s choir was supposed to sing for a celebration at the church; I believe it was the 100th anniversary. … Continue reading

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“You Just Feel at Home” By Dona Blanka

“You just feel at home” by Dona Blanka My parents and I moved to a farm northeast of Wamego in 1954. We joined Wamego Presbyterian Church in January 1955. I was in high school then, and I sang in the … Continue reading

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Do you remember when?

Do you remember when? – From Shirley Carnahan  Sharing church memories in celebration of our 150th year Christmas Church Memories:  Christmas Caroling in all kinds of weather followed by soup at the church. We caroled in the back of … Continue reading

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What does this church mean to you?

What does this church mean to you? We invite past and present members of our congregation to respond! From Dick Shields: Julie and I first attended as a fluke. That changed suddenly when we were met with smiles, greetings, and … 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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