The Etmeh family has arrived!

Posted on Feb 11, 2016
The Etmeh family has arrived!

We are beyond happy to say The Etmeh family is here in Swift Current, safe and sound. They arrived at the Regina airport on Monday, February 8th at 6:40 p.m. and we were back in Swift Current at their new apartment just after 10 p.m. As you can see from the attached picture taken at […]

The apartment is ready

Posted on Feb 8, 2016
The apartment is ready

The new apartment for our sponsored family is completely set up! Thank you so much to all the volunteers involved in the working bee with the cleaning, moving and setting up of the space. Thanks to all of you who donated household items, the space is now a home. And a very special thank you […]

Our Family is arriving!

Posted on Feb 5, 2016
Our Family is arriving!

We have just learned that our refugee family will be arriving this Monday, February 8th! Members of the Refugee Sponsorship Working Group will be greeting them at the Regina airport and bringing them home to Swift Current. We have found an apartment for them and the working group will be working hard this weekend to ensure […]

Fundraising Supper & Silent Auction

Posted on Jan 14, 2016

In response to the needs of refugees on a global level, First United Church is launching a Refugee Sponsorship Program and has been in dialogue with The United Church of Canada to bring a family to our community. To establish a solid foundation, we are dedicating the proceeds from our annual Outreach Fundraising Supper and […]

A message from Rev. Annette Taylor

Posted on Jul 9, 2015
A message from Rev. Annette Taylor

Dear friends, As we move towards General Council 42 in Corner Brook, Newfoundland our moderator is asking the church to consider who we are and why we exist.  In a series of blog posts he is inviting comment on critical topics such as “What do we Need to Let Go Of?” When I read this […]

Church Summer Schedule

Posted on Jun 22, 2015
Church Summer Schedule

First United Church Summer Schedule JULY – Grace United will be joining us for Sunday services. AUGUST – We are invited to join Grace United for Sunday services at 11:00 a.m. at 405 – 4th Ave SE. Please note that the church office hours for the months of July and August will be from 9:00 […]