Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser Feb 1 after worship

The Third Annual Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser at FCC for the Coralville Ecumenical Food Pantry is Sunday February 1st, 2015, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm.

There is no fee to eat or to enter the contest. To vote for your favorite chili, you will need to purchase tickets at 25 cents per ticket and place them by the chili of your choice. The winner will be the person whose chili received the most tickets for that category. All proceeds go to the Coralville Food Pantry.

Please contact Mark Hall if you have any questions, at 319-325-1194 or

Start and End Dates: 
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 to Sunday, February 1, 2015

2015 Work Camps

2015 work camps will be during Spring Break next year, March 15-20, 2015, at the Pilgrim Heights UCC Campground, and then again on June 22-26 at the Village Community near West Liberty, IA. Both work camps allow for weekly as well as daily volunteering. Please call the church office if you’d like to be added to the work camp email list to get the latest updates.

Start and End Dates: 
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 to Sunday, June 21, 2015

FCC Thanksgiving Dinner, Sunday November 23rd

Come to the FCC worship service and feast on Sunday, November 23, starting at 10:00 am. If you want to bring something or participate in the preparation or cleanup, check your email for a link to a signup website or sign up during worship. But you don't have to bring anything. Come and enjoy a good Thanksgiving meal, and enjoy each other at one of our biggest events of the year. There will be vegan and gluten-free dishes.

Start and End Dates: 
Saturday, November 1, 2014 to Sunday, November 23, 2014

FCC Christmas program Dec. 14, 2014

The FCC Annual Christmas program will be Sunday, December 14 during 10:00 am worship - please mark your calendars!   Everyone is welcome, so please tell Kara  if your children, grandchildren or friends would like to take part.  We will begin practices the first part of November and will meet weekly.  

Start and End Dates: 
Monday, October 13, 2014 to Sunday, December 14, 2014

Winter Outerwear Distribution

October - Donations of coats, mittens, scarves, etc. for the Consultation of Religious Communities’ Winter Outerwear Distribution to be held Saturday, October 25 , may be brought to the church building at any time between now and October 22 and placed in the box in the Gathering Space labeled “Winter Outerwear.”

Start and End Dates: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014 to Saturday, October 25, 2014

New person - to - person brochures

The new person - to - person brochures are now available and can be found in a basket on table behind last row of pews! Everyone is welcome to take brochures to give to friends, neighbors, family, coworkers, etc. who express an interest in First Christian Church. These new brochures highlight some information about us and also provide our address and website. Thank you for helping us spread the word!

Start and End Dates: 
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 to Sunday, November 30, 2014

Trick or Trunk. Friday, October 31 from 5:30 - 7:00 pm.

Church and neighborhood children are invited to come around trick - or - treating while we open the trunks of our cars and dispense wrapped candy, pencils, stickers and Christian hospitality. Linda Flinn is in charge of the event and Frank Williams is in charge of food, which will be available for our volunteers. Please drop off your contributions of candy, pencils and stickers in the orange tub in the gathering space. Parking Lot Volunteers are needed, so please sign up today!

Start and End Dates: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014 to Friday, October 31, 2014