Learn and Grow

At Pekin First no matter your age, you will find many opportunities to discover who God created you to be.



Children’s Church

Children’s Church is offered 10:50 worship services on Sundays for children ages K – 5th grade.

Pekin 1st Kids

Pekin 1st Kids is offered for children ages K – 5th grade on Wednesday evenings from 6-7pm.  This is an evening of fun with a focus of learning how God is involved in everything we do. 

Kids Christmas Program

Philippians 2:13-15 13 for it is God who works in you to will and to act in order to fulfill his good purpose. 14 Do everything without grumbling or arguing,So that you may become blameless and pure, “children of God without fault in a warped and crooked generation.” The you will shine among them like stars in the sky.
High School Youth meet every Wednesday night at 7:00pm in the Youth Room.
A lot more activities are being planned. We will be delivering homemade cookies to our home bound member in November. Please let me know if you have anyone who we can bless with a special delivery.
Thank you, Becky

Breakthrough meets on Sunday nights at 6pm.  Watch the bulletin or Facebook page for details.


Weekly opportunities:
Mixed Nuts- On Sunday mornings at 9:30 am we welcome you to join an ongoing Bible study or one of our short term small group studies which includes a variety of topics.  
Tuesday Morning Bible Study Group  at 9 am.  We are currently studying Advent Materials and anyone is welcome to join. Brenda Sanders facilitates this group and you may reach her at 309-642-7723.
Advent Bible Study –  Wednesday’s at 9:15am in the Youth Room and 6:00pm in the Chapel. 
Also on Sunday Mornings at 9:30am in Whitfield Hall.