Adult Ministries

The First Church family comes together in classes, programs and various small groups to support one another on our spiritual journeys. In addition to those listed, special programs are offered throughout the year on biblical topics, Christian spirituality, theology and other issues of current interest.

Bible Study

Men’s Bible Study

1st & 3rd Wednesday, 7:00 am, in Room 107

Always rich, engaging, enlightening and thought-provoking conversation! Bible studies help deepen participants’ understanding of Scripture.

New members are always welcome!

Men’s Ministry

2nd and 4th Wednesday, 7:00 am, in Room 107 

Open discussion and reflections on either a book or DVD study.  New members are always welcome!

Women’s Ministry

Tuesdays, 7:30-8:30 AM, in the Lounge*

The women who meet Tuesday mornings represent diverse walks of life and different world views. They share a lively interest in exploring the Bible and a desire to find daily relevance in Scripture. You’ll find this a safe place to share your joys, as well as your challenges. All are very welcome. For more information please contact Patty Reddy at, or simply join us on Tuesday.



Women’s Circle

2nd Tuesday of the month, 12:30 pm, in the Friendship Lounge 

Women’s Circle is for women of all ages.  The group meets once a month from September through April. Get-togethers typically feature a coffee and dessert followed by a speaker on Circle 7 is open to any woman seeking Christian fellowship. Guests are welcome to join us at 1:00 p.m. for our program.

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Prayer shawls are a tangible symbol that God’s care surrounds us when we are hurting. Shawls are kept in a box in the Front Office and are available to all. You are invited to give a shawl to a friend or family member who is ill, grieving or troubled.

Purls of Wisdom Knit Club

1st Saturday of the Month, 10AM – 12 noon, in the Library 

Women of all ages and levels of ability join together in fellowship to create knitted prayer shawls for the church’s prayer shawl ministry and caps for newborn babies.

If you are unable to attend the Saturday sessions, feel free to contact Pat Reddy for a kit with yarn and instructions.

To discuss an idea or to learn more about the knitting club, please contact Pat Reddy at

Men’s Softball

Tuesday evenings, May through early August

Through the Wauwatosa Recreation Department, the church sponsors an adult softball team that plays on Tuesday evenings at Hart Park and Whitman Field. Contact Scott Rondeau at 262-252-3444 if you are interested in playing.