Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Listen To Sunday Sermons

Missed Sunday's Sermon? No worries! 

All Sermons are recorded and available to listen to 365 days a year. Just click the link provided. 

Worship Audio Files

Upcoming Sermons

Upcoming Sermons:

                 1/29     "Eating with Outcasts" Mark 2:13-17           
                  2/5  "Breaking the Rules" Mark 2:23-3-6
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Every Monday (except for vacation), Ryan Ahlgrim will post a scripture passage and commentary, inviting readers to submit their comments for a readers' dialogue. You are welcome to join the conversation at:

Upcoming Events

FELLOWSHIP MEAL February 1st will be a fundraiser for Stop Hunger Now. Enjoy chili and cornbread and make a donation!

MEMBERSHIP CLASS led by Pastor Ryan will begin after church on January 22 and continue through March. Anyone who would like to review the foundations of the Christian faith, Mennonite beliefs, and the mission of our church is welcome to attend. This class prepares those who wish to receive baptism and/or membership in the congregation. Let Ryan know if you plan to attend. Classes will meet from 12:30 to 1:30. Bring a sack lunch each Sunday.

TRANSFORMATION INTO WHOLENESS is a series of 5 Sunday evening services at First Mennonite for healing of the body, mind and spirit for individuals and community. Led by Barbara Bowman and Ryan Ahlgrim, we will explore what it means to experience wholeness through scripture, meditation, song, prayer and ritual. The services will begin Jan 22 at 6pm. and will continue one Sunday evening a month through May.

FRIDAY SOUP OR SANDWICH SUPPER will resume at the Ahlgrims' on February 10th at 6pm. Anyone is invited to drop by at 1613 Wallace St. and enjoy a simple meal and fellowship.










First Mennonite News


There are boxes in the Secretary’s office to recycle your ink jet printer cartridges, iPods, digital cameras, laptop/notebook computers, digital video cameras, and cell phones. Often times it is clear these objects should not go to the landfill, but the question is where do they go? These collections are year round and here for your convenience. 

Contact Us

First Mennonite Church
601 East Parham Road
Richmond, Virginia 23227


Pastor: Ryan Ahlgrim
Office Hours:  Generally, 9-4 M-F

Secretary: Michelle B. Whalen