About First Christian Church

Whether it’s action you want or information you seek, you can find it at First Christian Church. This website will give you an overview of the ministry and various services/groups within the church. It is not intended to be exhaustive, but rather a wide angle view of our life and work together.

Denomination

First Christian Church is a part of Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) that was begun in North America.  With almost a million members, the Disciples are generally characterized by the following:

  • The unifying and foundational issue of Jesus
  • Weekly communion for all believers
  • Baptism by immersion for believers
  • Freedom of thought and interpretation
  • All Christians are ministers
  • Christian unity
  • Congregational autonomy

Invitation

You are invited to:

  • Ask about First Christian Church
  • Visit and see First Christian Church for yourself
  • Join with us in the family and journey of First Christian Church …

There are 2 ways:

  1. Confession of faith in Jesus Christ (answering the question “Do you believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God and do you accept him as your Savior and Lord?”
  2. Transfer of a membership from another church to First Christian Church. All you have to do is come forward; we will follow up with the rest.

Feel free to contact us with your questions or thoughts.

Mission Statement

The mission statement of First Christian Church is to grow disciples who are:

“Believing in Christ,
Behaving like Christ,
Becoming like Christ.”

Vision Statement

“The vision of this church is to lead people to faith and commitment to Jesus Christ and the Christian Life, to serve the community and world in which we live, and to work as one with all other Christians to bring about the Kingdom of God.”