Thanksgiving Dinner, Nov. 19

A Celebration of Gratitude...

First Christian Church Thanksgiving Dinner Sunday, November 19, 2017
Fellowship Hall, 11:15AM - 1:30PM

We are looking forward to celebrating Thanksgiving Dinner together. If you haven't yet RSVP'd or if you want to sign up to help, please visit the Sign Up Genius link at: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054cafa623abfc1-fccthanksgiving1

Opportunities to help in addition to Sunday include:
Friday, November 17 at 5pm Table set up
Saturday, November 18 at 9am Decorating with the Hannah Circle ladies

Let's make this another beautiful Thanksgiving together. Please use the link also to RSVP. Even if you are simply coming to eat, please click the link and let us know. For those without internet access, a paper sign up is available at church.

Start and End Dates: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 to Monday, November 20, 2017

Sunday School Classes for Fall

Pastor Jill is leading the class “ENGAGING THE BIBLE” for youth and adults as together we explore what’s in the Bible, how to find it, how we got it and what we do with it. She loves teaching and is looking forward this conversation which will be held Sept 10 - Oct 15. This class will meet upstairs in the
meeting room/library near the restrooms.


Sara Riggs and Jen Knights are leading the class “CURRENT EVENTS THROUGH THE EYES OF FAITH.” These ladies will facilitate engaging conversation
around important issues. This class will also meet Sept 10 - Oct 15 and will gather in the meeting room in the office suite.

Start and End Dates: 
Monday, September 11, 2017 to Sunday, October 15, 2017

Sunday, Apr. 30, Walking Taco Fundraiser for Youth

This Sunday (April 30), in place of the regular potluck, our youth will be holding their annual Walking Taco fundraiser. Plan to stay after worship (11:00 am) and join in a meal of walking tacos (vegetarian and gluten-free options available), prepared and served by the youth. Free-will donations will be collected, with proceeds going towards registration fees for the youth who will attend summer camp at the Christian Conference Center in Newton this year. Feel welcome to bring a dessert to share.

Start and End Dates: 
Friday, April 28, 2017 to Monday, May 1, 2017

VBS 2017

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We had an exciting week with friends! We explored how we are created by God and built for a purpose. We enjoyed hands–on fun, activities, science, music, drama and much more. Friendly and casual environment where everyone was welcome!

"Thank you for making me so wonderfully complex!"  Psalm 139:14
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Start and End Dates: 
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 to Sunday, June 11, 2017

Easter Sunday: Breakfast, Egg Hunt, Worship

For Christians, Easter is the most important holiday, marking the time Jesus ressurected from his death on the cross. Come to the Easter Sunday events.

  • 8:00 am - Early Worship
  • 8:30 am - Breakfast. Pancakes, scrambled eggs, and sausage will be provided, and volunteers will bring egg casseroles.
  • 9:00 am - Easter Egg Hunt. Children, grouped by age, will hunt for plastic eggs containing treats.
  • 10:00 am - Worship

 

Start and End Dates: 
Thursday, March 30, 2017 to Monday, April 17, 2017

Children and Youth Invited to Sing April 16 (Easter) and April 23 (Youth Sunday)

All children and youth are invited to sing during worship on April 16 (Easter) and April 23 (Youth Sunday). P

ractices will be held on March 22, 29, April 5, 12 & 19 from 6:00-6:45pm at FCC.

If you have any questions, please feel welcome to contact our Children & Youth Director,
Kara Seaton, icdisciple.kids@gmail.com

Start and End Dates: 
Thursday, March 30, 2017 to Sunday, April 23, 2017

Marion and Barbara Stewart Celebration and Potluck Aug. 28

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT:
MARION AND BARBARA STEWART

Marion and Barbara Stewart will be celebrating their 70th Anniversary August 28.

We will be having our regular POTLUCK that Sunday after worship and are honored to be celebrating their anniversary with them.

Marion and Barbara will be bringing friends and family to the potluck. HyVee, where Marion was a longtime employee, will also be bringing extra food, ice cream and cake for all of us; but we still need to bring our usual dishes.

So, please plan on celebrating and honoring these two very special and faithful people with your presence and love in the Fellowship Hall as they celebrate their 70th Anniversary on Sunday, August 28, 2016, immediately following the worship service.

God bless you, Marion and Barbara.

Start and End Dates: 
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 to Monday, August 29, 2016

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