To equip us to go, tell and show the love of God. To help us see the world with new eyes. To inform, inspire, unite and engage. This is the purpose of stories.
Rockford’s neighborhood specialist talks about creative ways to meet your neighbors and network your neighborhood.
Eric Curry starts soon as First Free’s Director of Contemporary Worship. We spoke with him and his wife, Tarah, about their upcoming move from Greenwood, Indiana, and what they look forward to here in Rockford.
At our Meeting of the Members on Sunday, August 27, Dave Creek was affirmed as our new Associate Pastor of Family Ministries.
Andrew Sweitzer serves as First Free Rockford’s production director. We spoke with him about his life, his faith and his new job.
Second in a two-part article to help get our church acquainted, or reacquainted, with Dave Creek. Dave is the candidate for Associate Pastor of Family Ministries.
Dave Creek, associate pastor candidate, and his wife Laurie have a long family history with First Free Rockford, and Dave is no stranger to ministry here, either.
Haddon Anderson is executive director of Stateline Youth for Christ. We spoke with him about YFC’s work in our community—and the need for more volunteers.
Kids have changed. Leaders have changed. Methods have changed. But the day camp’s ministry focus remains.
A conversation with Mike O’Connor, executive director of Carpenter’s Place
One man’s seemingly mundane act of service transformed the lives of Steve Ralph and his family.
An unusual Disney Word trip offered a unique contrast between solitude and community.
Some of the people who knew and worked with Pastor John Crocker share their lasting impressions of him.