December 14, 2023

Christmas Cheer

“Christmas is the day of light and of love, the day of blessing and of gifts, the day of God’s appearing and of man’s salvation.” Mary Baker Eddy

November 12, 2023

Relocation of the church

Starting in January 2024 our church service and Wednesday meeting will be held at 522 N Central Ave. The patio on the Southside of the Building is where we are. Church members want to express a heartfelt appreciation to Abrams Realty and the owner, Robert N. Brier, for the progressive location at 830 N Central Ave. The church and Reading Room have seen this area […]

September 10, 2023

Hosting Community Activity

Fund for Empowerment organized a meeting with people experiencing unstable housing conditions. As each sabbath sheep is lifted from the pit, how much more is a person, being swept from their tent, than a sheep having fallen into the pit? Each week the Phoenix City Council meets to conduct business and listen to the public. A weekly strategy meeting is convened prior to the city […]

August 20, 2023

We Celebrate 125 Years

The gathering for the 125th tribute to First Church was a beautiful cross section of Christian Science in Phoenix. We discussed the history of the church, previous Sunday School experiences, and some notable church members, like Douglas Churchill. The event was a joyful exchange of ideas and gave space for reflection on the most interesting stories. For instance, around the beginning of the 20th century, […]

February 9, 2023

February Downtown

For as the earth bringeth forth her bud… so the Lord God will cause righteousness – Isaiah