Category: Announcements

God’s Gang/Crossroads Resumes the 13th

CALLING ALL KIDS! – FCC’s weekly after-school outreach for Kindergarten through 8th-graders resumes on Wednesday, February 13th! God’s Gang is for elementary school youngsters (Kindergarten – 5th-grade) while the Crossroads program is geared for middle school youth (6-8 grades). Both groups meet at 3:30 for a snack and some homework/chill time, then the respective programs …

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YOUTH Sunday! February 3rd

As has become our tradition here at FCC, the first Sunday in February is designated as Youth Sunday. Under the guidance of Pastor John, our youth will be leading every aspect of this Sunday’s worship from the Welcome to the Benediction. They have been working hard in their preparation. Aubrey Sanders and Brooklyn Ward have …

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Welcome, Pastor Mark Parkinson!

During our Congregational meetings on Sunday, Pastor Mark Parkinson was called upon to serve as interim minister for First Christian Church Paris. Pastor Parkinson is a native of Yorktown, Indiana and a graduate of Ball State University and Christian Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Kendala, will be making the move to Paris within the next …

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Interim Minister Information

We will be having two congregational meetings this Sunday, January 20, following each service at 9:00 and 11:15 AM, to vote on the hiring of the Interim Minister. Elisabeth Johnson, chairperson of the Interim Search Committee, shares the following information: “Finding an Interim Minister has been a job none of us took lightly. We asked …

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Due To Weather, January 13th Services Cancelled

At 7pm Saturday evening, FCC Board chairman Steve Webb reports the following: “Due to the impending inclement weather, tomorrow’s worship services for Sunday, January 13th have been cancelled. Our speaker would have to make the early morning trip from Robinson. He has cancelled. The Weather Service is calling for sleet to move in after this …

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FINANCIAL RESPONSE

First, thank you. We appreciate your support of FCC through your involvement and giving. And we invite you to develop that giving. If you are aware, you know there’s a lot of darkness in our world. As Christians, we are to counteract that darkness with God’s light. And we can, since “Giving Allows God’s Light …

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WE’RE BACK ON FACEBOOK!

First Christian Church of Paris, IL has been on Facebook for years. We started way back when, under the name  everyone knows us as: “Fcc Paris”.  Our first Facebook was started as a “profile” because it allowed us to share more personally with the congregation, and your Facebook information kept us in the know. It’s …

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HI PHS!

Hey PHS! Thank you for being part of “Lunch On the Lawn”, we love meeting you all and getting this chance to get to know you a little better. It is a lot of work for us, but you are worth it! We at First Christian Church spend all this time and effort making you …

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WOMEN’S WORKSHOP

All women of FCC are invited to help at the Women’s Workshop on Thursday, September 13, starting at 9:00 AM. We will sort, count, and distribute items collected. Everyone is asked to bring in pop tabs, Box Tops for Education, used glasses/cases, used phones/chargers and used postage stamps. Thank you for your help and ministry …

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GOD’S GANG / CROSSROADS!

God’s Gang / Crossroads is back!  Our Wednesday after-school program for K-5 and 6-8 grades will begin September 12 at 3:30 PM.  The dates and themes for each week will be as follows:  Sept. 12 “Party in the Park” – we will kick-off by going to the West Lake by bus;  Sept. 19 “Fiesta”;  Sept. …

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