08
OCT
2018

WHAT’S NEXT? A look ahead at Wichita First Nazarene

WHAT’S NEXT? The process of finding a new senior pastor is moving forward! Our Kansas District Superintendent Jim Bond is working closely with our recently elected church board to review potential candidates and resumés. Please remember our board and DS in your prayers as...
04
OCT
2018

COMING UP: Trunk or Treat

Free admission includes candy, food, games, drinks, bounce houses and more!
13
SEP
2018

Fall small groups now forming

Sign up online and choose a small group location and time that works best for you.
10
SEP
2018

FLOURISH: A new ministry for moms

Being a mom can be challenging and sometimes a lonely job. Flourish is a group inspiring women to be more honest, to feel more equipped and to find our identity in Christ by journeying alongside each other.
28
AUG
2018

Apprenticeship Series starts Sept. 9

Learn about church membership, baptism and more! Our first Apprenticeship Series class will be Sunday, Sept. 9 at 5:30 p.m. in the Gathering Room and will cover all the necessary requirements to become an official, voting member of our local church and to be baptized. However,...
19
JUL
2018

New Missionary Books have Arrived!

Visit the SERVING kiosk in the lobby to borrow any of the three newly released missionary books. Ebooks, .pdf versions and audio books can be downloaded at livingmissions.com. 2018-19 Books Africa, O Africa by Louise Robinson Chapman, Edited by Chuck and Doris Gailey  A story of...
23
JUN
2018

Church staffing announcement

Dear congregation, When a Senior Pastor resigns the pastorate of a church, the Church of the Nazarene manual requires that all remaining pastoral staff must submit their resignation to the church board. Your church board, with the counsel and input of our District Superintendent,...
13
JUN
2018

Pastor’s Annual Report

The senior pastors of Nazarene churches in Kansas submit annual reports to the Kansas District Assembly, District Superintendent Jim Bond and the presiding General Superintendent. Our Associate Pastor Brad Riley submitted the following written report on behalf of our church and...
17
MAY
2018

2018 Church Election Results

For the new church year starting May 2018 Church board Paul Bond Troy Bruns Tim Buchanan Jim Coburn Lorin Culver (discipleship chair) David Curry Matt Fager Larry Farrar Matt Hamm Michael Hephner Peggy Hephner (NMI president) Dan Loon Carol Lorenson Ruth Munson Justin Murphy Phil...
14
MAY
2018

A message from senior pastor Dr. Brent Van Hook

Dear Wichita First Church Congregation, With mixed emotions we are letting you know that we are moving to Tennessee in order for me to accept a teaching position at Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville. In addition to teaching various classes at the university I will also be...