Visiting any church for the first time can be an intimidating experience.

We want you to feel welcome and “at home” at Pekin First.

We will have both in

person and online worship at 9:30am 

Our Saturday evening worship (5:00 pm) is approximately 45 minutes and includes traditional hymns with piano accompaniment. We are currently reviewing our Saturday Evening worship, please stay tuned.
Sunday morning worship Traditional style worship  features classic hymns, soaring organ and choir music to enhance the experience.  This service lasts about an hour.
We are currently reviewing a new Traditional worship hour, please stay tuned.
The Sunday Contemporary style is led by our Praise Band.  It is high energy and includes guitars, drums, keyboard, and bass.  This service lasts about an hour. 
We are currently reviewing a new Contemporary  worship hour, please stay tuned.  
We will also offer a worship service at Pekin at Pekin Estates every Sunday at 1:00pm in the activity room.  Each week , we have Ellen Curtin as our organist and a special worship leader-  This week we have David Stammerjohn.         


There are two entrances accessible from the parking lot located on the west side of the building.  The entrance closest to the hospital is handicap accessible with an elevator.  Greeters will be at each entrance to point you in the right direction, and answer any questions you might have-  Please be sure sign in.

Come As You Are

Dress however you like most people come casual, and Sunday morning at Pekin First you will see many people in blue jeans and some people in suits.  

Bring the Kids

Children are welcome in worship. Nursery care is also provided on Sundays for infants through age 4.


We are reviewing– Coffee and donuts in the dining room (basement) on Sundays. Please stay tuned