The Spire

First Church’s Printed Newsletter

 

The Spire is produced monthly, except issues for January, April, July and August.

All submissions must reach Dave Gilbert by the deadlines listed on our 2017-18 Spire schedule.

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The Spire  •  Vol. 70, No. 3  •  DECEMBER 2017

The Spire  •  Vol. 70, No. 2  •  OCTOBER 2017 — with Music Director Search questionnaire

The Spire  •  Vol. 70, No. 1  •  SEPTEMBER 2017

The Spire  •  Vol. 69, No. 7  •  JUNE 2017

The Spire  •  Vol. 69, No. 6  •  MAY 2017

The Spire  •  Vol. 69, No. 5  •  FEBRUARY 2017 — Includes David Spicer tribute

The Spire  •  Vol. 69, No. 4  •  DECEMBER 2016

The Spire  •  Vol. 69, No. 3  •  NOVEMBER 2016 — Corrected version

The Spire  •  Vol. 69, No. 3  •  NOVEMBER 2016 — Christmas Luncheon date on Page 1 should be Dec. 14

The Spire  •  Vol. 69, No. 2  •  OCTOBER 2016

The Spire  •  Vol. 69, No. 1  •  SEPTEMBER 2016

The Spire  •  Vol. 68, No. 8  •  JUNE 2016

The Spire  •  Vol. 68, No. 7  •  MAY 2016

The Spire  •  Vol. 68, No. 6  •  MARCH/APRIL 2016

The Spire  •  Vol. 68, No. 5M  •  FEBRUARY 2016 (better color for mobile devices)

The Spire  •  Vol. 68, No. 5  •  FEBRUARY 2016

The Spire  •  Vol. 68, No. 4M  •  DECEMBER 2015 (better color for mobile devices)

The Spire  •  Vol. 68, No. 4  •  DECEMBER 2015

The Spire  •  Vol. 68, No. 3  •  NOVEMBER 2015

The Spire  •  Vol. 68, No. 2  •  OCTOBER 2015

The Spire  •  Vol. 68, No. 1  •  SEPTEMBER 2015

The Spire  •  Vol. 67, No. 7  •  JUNE 2015 — 4 pages followed by a 1-page MARSH 2.0 letter

The Spire  •  Vol. 67, No. 6  •  MAY 2015

The Spire  •  Vol. 67, No. 5  •  MARCH/APRIL 2015

The Spire  •  Vol. 67, No. 4  •  FEBRUARY 2015 — 4 pages followed by 2-page Marsh Building renovation letter

The Spire  •  Vol. 67, No. 3  •  DECEMBER 2014

The Spire  •  Vol. 67, No. 2  •  NOVEMBER 2014

The Spire  •  Vol. 67, No. 1  •  SEPTEMBER 2014 — 4 pages followed by an EVENTS “insert”

Spire Update (single page)  •  SUMMER 2014

The Spire  •  Vol. 66, No. 10  •  JUNE 2014 — 4 pages followed by a New Members “insert”

The Spire  •  Vol. 66, No. 9  •  MAY 2014

The Spire  •  Vol. 66, No. 8  •  APRIL 2014

The Spire  •  Vol. 66, No. 7  •  MARCH 2014 — 6 pages, including a 2-page tribute to Don Morgan

The Spire  •  Vol. 66, No. 6  •  FEBRUARY 2014 — 6 pages

The Spire  •  Vol. 66, No. 5  •  JANUARY 2014 — 6 pages

The Spire  •  Vol. 66, No. 4  •  DECEMBER 2013 — 6 pages

The Spire  •  Vol. 66, No. 3  •  NOVEMBER 2013 — 4 pages followed by a 2-page EVENTS “insert”

The Spire  •  Vol. 66, No. 2  •  OCTOBER 2013

The Spire  •  Vol. 66, No. 1  •  SEPTEMBER 2013 — 4 pages followed by a FALL CLASSES “Insert”

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 10  •  JUNE 2013 — 4 pages followed by an EVENTS “Insert”

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 9  •  MAY 2013 — 4 pages followed by an EVENTS “Insert”

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 8  •  APRIL 2013 — 4 pages followed by an EVENTS “insert”

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 7  •  MARCH 2013

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 6  •  FEBRUARY 2013

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 6  •  FEBRUARY 2013 INSERT — Bible Reading Plan (PDF has 2 pages)

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 5  •  JANUARY 2013

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 4  •  DECEMBER 2012

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 4  •  DECEMBER 2012 INSERT — Marsh Bldg. and Elder Board updates

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 3  •  NOVEMBER 2012

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 2  •  OCTOBER 2012 PAGES 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 2  •  OCTOBER 2012 TWO-PAGE CENTER SPREAD — Marsh Building FAQs

The Spire  •  Vol. 65, No. 1  •  SEPTEMBER 2012

The Spire  •  Vol. 64, No. 10  •  JULY 2012

The Spire  •  Vol. 64, No. 9  •  JUNE 2012

The Spire  •  Vol. 64, No. 9  •  JUNE 2012 INSERT — Letter from Pastor Deryk

The Spire  •  Vol. 64, No. 8  •  MAY 2012

The Spire  •  Vol. 64, No. 8  •  MAY 2012 INSERT — "Our Vision"

Holy Week and Easter flyer  •  APRIL 2012

The Spire  •  Vol. 64, No. 5  •  JANUARY 2012

The Spire  •  Vol. 64, No. 4  •  DECEMBER 2011

The Spire  •  Vol. 64, No. 3  •  NOVEMBER 2011

The Spire  •  Vol. 64, No. 2  •  OCTOBER 2011

The Spire  •  Vol. 64, No. 1  •  SEPTEMBER 2011

The Spire  •  Vol. 63, No. 10  •  JULY 2011

The Spire  •  Vol. 63, No. 9  •  JUNE 2011

The Spire  •  Vol. 63, No. 8  •  MAY 2011

The Spire  •  Vol. 63, No. 7  •  APRIL 2011

The Spire  •  Vol. 63, No. 6  •  MARCH 2011

The Spire  •  Vol. 63, No. 5  •  JANUARY 2011

The Spire  •  Vol. 63, No. 4  •  DECEMBER 2010

The Spire  •  Vol. 63, No. 3  •  NOVEMBER 2010

The Spire  •  Vol. 63, No. 2  •  OCTOBER 2010

The Spire  •  Vol. 63, No. 1  •  SEPTEMBER 2010

Update  •  Midsummer news  •  SUMMER 2010