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How Great Thou Art Sunday

Sunday, July 7, 9:00am, 10:30am, and 11:59am Worship Services

This great song was originally in Swedish, then moved into the German and Russian languages and somehow kept its power and greatness as it was translated into English. We will let our souls sing in awesome wonder at this special worship service. Dr. Keck will preach a sermon on this splendid hymn and musicians Erin-Ann Scott and Ariel Merivil will deliver a deeply affecting rendition of "How Great Thou Art." Join us for the wonder and power of this hour!

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Josh Hoyer & the Soul Colossal

at 11:59am Sunday, July 7

Josh Hoyer and Soul Colossal is a Nebraskan band that has a global following, they have ventured out on several European and national tours. The band “continually crosses musical boundaries both in style and era”. Josh Hoyer’s unique soulful voice was featured as a member of Blake Shelton’s team on NBC’s The Voice.


Dylan Kitchen to Preach at 11:59

Sunday, July 28, 11:59am Worship

All are welcome to join us in worship as First-Plymouth Church’s High School Youth Director, Dylan Kitchen will be preaching.

Choral Retreat Choir

Sunday, July 21 at 9:00 & 10:30am Services

Singers from more than 20 states and Canada will be coming to gather in Lincoln for First-Plymouth’s first choral/spiritual retreat. Our weekend of rehearsals and workshops and worship will culminate on Sunday morning July 21 when nearly 100 musicians will raise their voices together in our 9:00 and 10:30 a.m. services. Join us as we culminate our weekend retreat: Sing Your Faith . . . Refresh Your Spirit!

Sing Your Faith.
Refresh Your Spirit.

July 19-21 at First-Plymouth

Join us for a weekend choral and spiritual retreat - a gathering intended to offer inspiration for those who love to sing their faith and healing for those who long to refresh their spirit through singing and worhsip. Tom Trenney will shepherd the retreat choir as our pastoral leader. Other retreat leaders include Ariel Merivil, Rev. Barbara Crafton, and Dr. Michael Hawn. We look forward to welcoming you to the sanctuary where you can truly sing

your faith and refresh your spirit. For retreat details and registration visit firstplymouth.org/singyourfaith.