Learn and Grow

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



Matthew 19:14 But Jesus said, “Let the children come to me. Don’t stop them! For the Kingdom of Heaven belongs to those who are like these children.”

Breakthrough (6th – 8th grade) meets every other Sunday night at 6:00pm, in the Youth Room. 

High School Youth Group meets every other Wednesday night at 6:00pm, in the Youth Room.  


Strengthen your soul through Bible study.
Wednesday Evening Bible Stud at Church and Online
“But I Don’t Know Enough”
That’s the reason many people give for not going to bible study. We don’t want to appear “ignorant”, or don’t want to be made to feel inadequate, or don’t want to be exposed as knowing so little about the bible. HAVE WE GOT A DEAL FOR YOU!!!  ANNOUNCING: BASIC BIBLE BOOT CAMP!!!  Wednesdays at 6pm in Whitfield Hall, beginning September 16th.  If interested please call the church office (309) 347-3155 
Wednesday Morning Online Bible Study
Our men’s group continues to meet at Ernie’s Restaurant at 7:00am.  If interested please call the church office (309) 347-3155.
Sunday Morning Online Bible Study
The adult Sunday Morning Bible Study group continues to meet via Zoom at 9:30 am. Each week we study scripture. The only book you need is the Bible. We will let you know what scripture to read prior to class. If you’re interested, please contact Debbie Helmick at (309) 253-4946 or call the church office (309) 347-3155.
Want To Get Connected?
Connect with what’s going on at your church anytime. Contact your small groups, coordinate group activities, RSVP to church events and meetings, manage your giving, update your information, and more.  This app is only for people who attend a church that is using Realm Connect—the app-enabled version—for its church’s administration, finances, and community. Please check with your church staff before connecting.
• Post messages or prayer requests to a group newsfeed
• Add comments to messages and events
• Share photos of your ministry activities
• Communicate with your church groups throughout the week
• RSVP to group or church-wide events
• Sign up to bring items to an event
• See who is attending and who can’t make it
• Add comments to events
Click this link to find out more about REALM CONNECT- https://apps.apple.com/us/app/realm-connect-for-our-church/id1052274581