Entries by Linda Owen

Christmas giving opportunities

Poinsettias for Keystone: Buy a live poinsettia for our chancel garden to honor or remember a loved one, and/or purchase a silk blossom for our Gathering Room tree, for $15 each. A small portion of the live poinsettia cost and all of the silk flower proceeds go to Keystone Community Services, which operates food shelves […]

Join us on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

We invite you to join us on Saturday, Dec. 24, for Christmas Eve worship: At 4:30 p.m. – A shorter service of readings, carols from around the world, story-sermon and candle-lighting, intended for all ages. At 10 p.m. – Readings, traditional carols and candle-lighting, with music by our Chancel Choir. Cider and snacks follow the service. On […]

“Counting on Christmas” pageant Dec. 11

We’re counting down the days to this year’s intergenerational Christmas pageant, “-1-C-2-O-3-U-4-N-5-T-6-I-7-N-8-G-9- ON CHRISTMAS,” which will be presented during worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 11. The show is written by Margot Olsen, with inspiration from “The Lion Storyteller Christmas Book” by Bob Hartman and Krisztina Kallai Nagy. For more information, contact the church at […]

Church profile nearing completion

The following update was shared at the Congregational Meeting on Nov. 20, 2016. The Pastoral Search Committee has been diligently working on the written profile that will provide the potential candidates a summary of who we are as a community and a church. In partnership with the congregation through the guided conversations this summer, and […]

Joint Thanksgiving service Nov. 22

Falcon Heights Church will be the venue for a three-church celebration of Thanksgiving at 7:30 p.m. with New Life Presbyterian Church in Roseville and Como Park Lutheran Church in St. Paul. We’ll have music and readings from a variety of traditions. A combined choir will rehearse at 6:30 p.m. with Joel Johnson. After the service, […]

Choir to present music of G.F. Handel Dec. 4

The Chancel Choir of Falcon Heights Church and a professional orchestra will present some of George Frideric Handel’s greatest choruses during worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 4. Music director Joel Johnson conducts this popular annual event. For more information, contact the church at 651-646-2681.

Community panel on implicit bias and social justice

Community group Falcon Heights We Can Do Better will present a panel discussion at Falcon Heights Church at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, on implicit bias and social justice as related to our criminal justice system. Speakers include: Dr. Nancy A. Heitzeg, professor of sociology and co-director of the Critical Studies of Race/Ethnicity Program at […]

Wednesday evening discussions on race

Join us for a series of Wednesday evening conversations on race through Nov. 16, led by Gary Kwong and Pastor Anne Swallow Gillis. We meet from 6:30 to 7:20 p.m. Gary is part of our Minnesota Conference Anti-Racism Team. He is a former 3M chemist who does extensive community organizing work in local Hmong, Somali […]

Who are we? Survey reveals FHC demographics

The Pastoral Search Committee has compiled some interesting demographic data about our congregation in addition to the opinions gathered in the Family Survey. This information will be included in our church profile. Here are some of the findings: Our ages are fairly evenly distributed among the age groups Almost 70 percent of respondents are part […]