Current COVID-19 Updates

FELC Updates in Reference to the
COVID-19 Situation (last updated 3-25-2020)

The FELC Staff, Council, and many volunteers are working hard to keep First English a place of Christ's love and community, even if we can't physically come together. Please check this page often; we will do our best to post new information as it becomes available.

NEW UPDATES 3-25-2020: 

  • Although there is no Lent worship on Wednesday, Mar. 25, and it’s uncertain there will be on Apr. 1, plans are moving forward for worship live-stream mid-week services on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday.
  • Online worship is scheduled every Sunday at 9 a.m. 
  • Christ in Our Home (April, May, June) devotional booklets are available in the “Little Library” stationed outside of the North and Downtown Sites.

Worship Alternatives:
We are diligently working on our live stream option for worship this Sunday. Join us for a 9 a.m. Facebook Live worship service followed by a Facebook Live Sunday School class at 9:45 a.m.  Go to the FELC Facebook page, or if you do not have a Facebook account, go to our homepage and you can click in to worship there. You are also invited to watch one of the archived Downtown Site 8 a.m. worship services here.

Sunday School/Confirmation News: Click here for the latest updates. 

FELC Neighbor Network.  There are members who need help and those who can help.  If you can help, or are in need of supplies, a meal, or an errand to be run, please contact our new Neighbor Network Coordinator, Deni Kuchler,  at (920)733-2303,, or here.

Your ongoing offerings are appreciated.  Thank you! Offerings can be submitted to the church via mail, dropping off at the church office or through our automated giving program which can be found on the home page at or here.  Your continued support is especially needed at this time to enable FELC to continue the important ministries and outreach we have all committed to.

We will continue to post updates as they become available.  During these uncertain times it is most important keep our trust in God and nothing can separate us from His love!

         A Message from Echoes, A Christian Thrift  Store

To do our part to protect and care for our associates, customers and the public health, it has been decided to close Echoes to the public beginning Thursday, March 19 and reopen April 14. Staff will be working on some long needed projects and improvements during the closure. The situation is ever evolving, so please check back occasionally for updates. 

Donations will continue to be accepted Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 
Echoes is located at 1320 W. Wisconsin Ave. in Appleton.