Tag: ministry

Community Handbell Concert

Prepare to celebrate Mother’s Day weekend in a very special way this year! On Saturday, May 11th the handbell choirs of Lake Ridge Christian Church, First United Methodist Church and our own First Christian Church will share sacred and secular music in a free concert at the Paris Center of Fine Arts at 3:00 p.m. …

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Combined 9 a.m. Service This Sunday

This coming Sunday, March 31st is the 5th Sunday of the month. Whenever that occurs, we will come together for a combined worship service at 9:00 a.m. On this Sunday, Sunday School classes will meet at 8:00 a.m., except for the New Horizons class which will meet at 10:00. There will also be special music …

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FCC Scholarships Applications Are Being Accepted

First Christian Church (DOC) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our church-member and community-at-large scholarships. Application forms are available at the church, Paris High School Guidance Office and online. Please read the eligibility requirements carefully. You must be enrolled in a recognized institution of higher education with studies in the …

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Help Us Prepare for the Parkinson’s Arrival!

Preparations for the arrival of our interim minister are underway! Pastor Mark Parkinson and his wife Kendala will be leaving Virginia on February 27th. Please pray for their move to go smoothly and for their travels to be safe. We want their new home on Ten Broeck to be clean and inviting. Barbara Dick will head up …

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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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YOUTH PASTOR SEARCH & PRAYER

We are asking for your prayers as we go through the selection of a Youth & Family Minister here at FCC, Paris. If you’d like to participate in a unified prayer, join us as we pray: “Dear God, we thank You for the young people in our church and in the community. We want to …

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“LOL” with BRIDGES – Sept. 30

We have shared our “Lunch On the Lawn” with the Paris High School students and now we are preparing to share it with Bridges.  Coming up, Friday, September 30, at 11:00 AM, we will host a much smaller group of Bridges students and staff.  If you can help out, please let us know.  We ask …

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