First Mennonite Church is committed to being a Christian community that welcomes, nurtures, and values others. We strive to serve God by modeling loving care for one another. Peace and justice issues, service, evangelism, spirituality, and living simply and ethically are among the Anabaptist-Mennonite concerns that we share.
Visitors are always welcome! Read information especially for visitors.
Sunday Schedule - Sunday School 9:30 a.m. -Worship Service 10:45 a.m.
April 12th, 2014
Good Friday - April 18
7:00 p.m. A service of scripture, music, and reflection will be held at First Mennonite Church, jointly with Antelope Park Church of the Brethren.
Easter - April 20:
April 12th, 2014
First Mennonite Church's annual Neighborhood Garage Sale will be held on Saturday, May 3, in the church parking lot. Sale hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Meet neighbors, have fun, buy and sell, or just come to visit!
Rain date is Saturday, May 10.
Church neighbors and members are invited to sell their items. Two tables are provided at no cost and the church will handle advertising the event.
April 10th, 2014
Kathy Burkey Wiens, experienced childhood abuse before she was placed at Cedars in Lincoln and subsequently adopted by a Mennonite family in Milford, Nebraska. She has detailed her experiences in a new book Bars, Dumps & Other Childhood Hangouts.
Kathy will be holding a book signing at Barnes & Noble Booksellers at SouthPointe Pavillions in Lincoln on Saturday, April 12, from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. She will be signing her book and donating proceeds to Cedars. In addition, Barnes and Noble will donate a portion of the day's sales.
March 31st, 2014
March 28th, 2014
The first mission offering of 2014 is for Union Biblical Seminary in Pune, India, where First Mennonite members David and Anita Breckbill are serving though Mennonite Mission Network.
March 1st, 2014
No exotic spring break vacation plans? Join us on a trip to Narnia! Free showing of The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe--popcorn included!--on Wednesday, March 12, at 2:00 p.m.
All are welcome; invite your friends!"
First Mennonite Church, 7300 Holdrege, Lincoln, NE 68505 (402)467-1526