Tag: service

Worship In Sanctuary Opens June 6-7

The time is approaching for FCC to resume worship in our sanctuary, for those who are comfortable doing so. Our first priority is the health and safety of our church family. To accomplish this goal will require some compromise and cooperation. The state is limiting gatherings to fifty people or less. Accordingly, starting June 6th, …

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A Message From Rev. Jamie Kent

Today we welcome Rev. Jamie Kent, Susan his wife and children Gwen, Ethan, Nicole, Braden, Brenna and Jamilee to First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) for many years of service and work together for the kingdom of God. Rev. Kent writes the following message: “Hello and welcome to the web presence of First Christian Church …

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Weekly FCC Update For April 23

Good evening. Here is your Thursday update for April 23rd. Please continue praying for Sonnee Thiel’s fiancé, Raj, who is improving in St. Louis Sympathies to Edna Creech and family in the recent loss of her sister, and to Joe Gill and family in his sister’s passing. Hats Off to Tony Peel, JC Foley, John …

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Sunday Worship Services To Be Live Streamed

If you received last night’s auto call you are aware that beginning this Sunday, April 19th, FCC will be live streaming worship services to YouTube. A “live stream” is like a live TV program, like the evening news.  That means that in addition to broadcasting the Sunday services to 91.1FM, we will also be video …

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Christ Is Raised, Indeed!

If you were not able to listen to the FM broadcast of the FCC Easter Morning Worship Service, a video recording has been placed on the FCC website. The video service includes communion, the Lord’s Prayer and children’s sermon by Pastor John, the sharing of prayer concerns and an Easter message by Rev. Mark and …

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Good Friday Service

As we prepare for Easter, Rev. Mark brings us a Good Friday video message entitled “Betrayed” with scripture coming from John 18:1-8a. This and all previous video messages can be found by hovering over the “Sermons” menu at fccparis.org/ or by clicking HERE. Don’t forget to tune to 91.1 FM at 9am on Easter Sunday …

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Maundy Thursday Service

On Maundy Thursday evening, FCC family traditionally gathers around the Lord’s table. In light of our current stay-at-home circumstances, Rev. Mark B. Parkinson invites us all, through this video, to participate tonight in the opportunity to take communion at home. Take a moment to prepare your elements and open your bible. Tonight’s message is “Passover …

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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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“TAKE MY LIFE” by the Joyful Ringers

Throughout the year the Joyful Ringers, FCC’s handbell choir, bring their ministry of music to the 10am worship service.  The group is comprised of 12 church members and led by Kathy Peel.  On February 26th, they shared “Take My Life” and a recording of that very powerful piece is available by clicking HERE. Be sure …

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SOUP-ER Sunday With Our YOUTH!

The FCC Community Outreach Committee has designated the first Sunday of each month as food collection Sunday for our local Compassionate Food Ministry – the Food Pantry!  This Sunday, February 5th, is the last day to donate to our drive to collect 100 cans/packages of soup for the Pantry.  The conclusion of the drive also …

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