Weekly Events

Sundays at 9:00am:

  • Adult Bible Study in the Parlor
  • Youth Sunday School: K – 5th Grade in Room 110, 6th Grade & up in Room 107

Sundays at 9:45am:

  • Children’s Music in Fellowship Hall

Sundays at 10:30am:

  • Worship in Sanctuary

Sundays at 4:00pm:

  • Book Study in Parlor

Tuesdays 11am – Noon:

  • Prayer in Chapel: All are welcome to this time of quiet prayer and contemplation

Thursdays 11am-Noon:

  • Small Group Bible Study in the Parlor

Community Events

Ashes-to-Go!

Wednesday, February 14 from 7:00am-7:00pm

Don’t let a busy schedule keep you from receiving ashes for Ash Wednesday.  All who are passing by are invited for a moment of prayer, pause, and blessing. 

 

Ash Wednesday Service

Wednesday, February 14 at 7:00pm

An interactive service of prayer, preparation, and imposition of ashes.  The service will take place in the patio.  All are welcome.  

 

Lenten Sermon Series:

Between Me and You: 

This Lent we hear God’s covenant promises in the scriptures, our lives, and the life of First Christian Church through our series “Between Me and You.” How has God been faithful?  How has God’s covenant promises called us to take action?  What are God’s covenant promises pushing to risk today?

February 18: “Protection” Genesis 9:8-17; Mark 1:9-15

February 25: “Promise” Genesis 17:1-7, 14-21a; Mark 8:31-38

March 4: “Purpose” Exodus 20:1-17; John 2:13-22

March 11: “Power” Numbers 21:4-9; John 3:14-21

March 18: “Personal” Jeremiah 31:31-34; John 12:20-23

March 24: Palm Sunday Psalm 118:1-2; 19-29, Mark 11:1-11

 

Lenten Dinner Series:

First Christian will join with other Disciples of Christ and UCC congregations for a dinner series at 6:30pm on four Wednesdays during Lent.  Each week we will meet at one of the churches for dinner and be led in reflection and conversation by one of the pastors. The host church provides a potluck meal for all attendees.

We will gather:

February 28: at Desert Dove Christian Church

March 7: at The Good Shepherd, UCC

March 14: at First Christian Church

March 21: at Church of the Painted Hills

 

 

Mind Wholeness Ministries: Spiritual Support Group

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Mind Wholeness Ministries of First Christian Church offers a spiritual support group for people and families facing mental health challenges. Anyone desiring spiritual and/or emotional support is invited to this group.

The group meets the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Parlor.  And the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month at 3:00pm in the Parlor.

The Rev. Mary Alice Do facilitates the groups and is working with our denomination’s National Benevolent Association to help churches become welcoming and supportive of people affected by mental health challenges.