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Why we sing … what we sing

Why we sing … what we sing

This is an annual conference you’ve both attended before, but what were the themes this year? NF: The main thread was how critical it is for the church to be singing, and singing together. There’s that major aspect of congregational worship that we are called to...
uNITE brings churches together for worship

uNITE brings churches together for worship

What began last summer as a citywide youth event is now inviting a broader audience. The uNITE worship gathering, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. this Friday at Summerwood, is open to all ages. Talented musicians and song leaders from large and small churches around Rockford will...
An evening of spontaneous worship & prayer

An evening of spontaneous worship & prayer

A simple, unscripted evening of music and prayer will serve as time to listen to and worship God. Everyone is invited to RENEW, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 21, in the sanctuary. Nathan Fry, Director of Contemporary Worship at First Free Rockford The evening’s...
O Holy Night

O Holy Night

Laura Nothnagel, Evonne Johnson and Nathan Fry perform O Holy Night in the sanctuary of First Free Rockford. Song written by Adolphe Adam and Placide Cappeau (public domain).