First Press Newsletter

Meet the Mission Committee: Fran Yohman

I am very blessed to have many dedicated members of the mission committee. These FPC members devote countless hours of their time and assist me with mission budget allocation, grant reviews, as well as serving as coordinators for various subcommittees and/or as...

Weekly Mission Spotlight: Wake Relief Food Pantry

Established in 1975, as an outreach ministry of Christ Episcopal Church, Wake Relief is an all-volunteer emergency food pantry committed to alleviating hunger in Wake County. Located at 616 Tucker Street in the basement of St. Saviour’s Center, Wake Relief provides...

A Personal Invitation from Ed and Jenny McLeod

Ed has the privilege of getting the front page space in this newsletter week after week to have an “official” message to you, but here we want to offer a more personal word. Like many of you, we have recently received a COVID relief check, sent out to the American...

NOTEworthy April 11

Alleluia by Eric Whitacre Alleluia. We’ve made it. The long drought of Lent has ended, and with its closure we again get to welcome that most simple anthem of praise back into our vocabulary - “Alleluia.” This week’s featured music is written by perhaps the most...

NOTEworthy April 4

“Blessed are they that mourn” from A German Requiem by Johannes Brahms Blessed are they that mourn, for they shall be comforted. (Matt. 5:4) They that sow in tears shall reap in joy. He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again...

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