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Past eNewsletter Feature Stories

eNewsletter Feature Story – Week of February 17 – February 23, 2019

This week’s eNewsletter feature storyis written by Julie Ruchniewicz,FPCE parish nurse. I have a practice; one that I think is very effective in keeping me organized and on task. It may be annoying to my family, but for me it is a must-have. It is the alarm feature on...

eNewsletter Feature Story – Week of February 3 – February 9, 2019

Sharing the Love This week’s eNewsletter feature storyis written by Rev. Raymond Hylton,FPCE senior pastor. Dear friends, How do you respond to the current cultural critique of some that Christianity is too “narrow” and should be avoided at all costs? As pastor Tim...

eNewsletter Feature Story – Week of January 27 – February 2, 2019

The “Gifts” of Pain and Suffering This week’s eNewsletter feature storyis written by Rev. Raymond Hylton,FPCE senior pastor. Dear friends, Last Sunday was a cold, snowy morning, and many of you were not able to attend services. But several of you, hardy Chicagoans,...

eNewsletter Feature Story – Week of January 20 – January 26, 2019

Are We Seed? This week’s eNewsletter feature storyis written by Rev. Raymond Hylton,FPCE senior pastor. Dear friends, The following story is an excerpt from a weekly newsletter to which I subscribe: In August of 1973, Nixon hatchet man Chuck Colson sat crying in the...

eNewsletter Feature Story – Week of January 13 – January 19, 2019

Hanging Out With Team First Pres This week’s eNewsletter feature story is written by Rev. Raymond Hylton, senior pastor at FPCE. Please remember that we return to regular worship times at 9 and 11:30 a.m. this Sunday. After the 9 a.m. service, you are invited to...