News and Announcements

When We're Left With Nothing But Love

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, November 5th.

Based on scripture from I John 3: 1 - 3

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 11:15 AM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

There will be NO Sunday School today.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 31, 2017
Weaving With the Thread of Hope

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, October 29th.

Based on scripture from Acts 9: 36 - 41

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 11:15 AM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

All are welcome.

Guest Minister, The Rev. Bruce A. Barkhauer, Minister for Faith and Giving, will be preaching.

Posted October 24, 2017
Consecration Luncheon


Please join us on Sunday, October 29th in Fellowship Hall for a Catered Lunch as we celebrate Consecration Sunday!!!



Posted October 17, 2017
The Most Important Thing

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, October 22nd.

Based on scripture from Luke 12: 22 - 34

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 17, 2017
Good News! God is Not Fair

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, October 15th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 20: 1 - 16

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 9, 2017
"Losses And Gains"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, October 8th.

Based on scripture from Philippians 3: 4b-14, Matthew 21: 33 - 46, and Isaiah 5: 1 - 7

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

Our Guest Minister will be The Rev. Allen V. Harris, Regional Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 3, 2017
Arrangements for Dorothy DeLauter
Dorothy DeLauter passed away on Sunday, October 1, 2017.

The arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Visitation will be at Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) at 11:00 AM.

Interment will take place at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

There will be a light reception in Fellowship Hall at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) following the Interment.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted October 2, 2017
Arrangements for Martha Kathryn Coles
Martha Kathryn Coles passed away on Monday, September 25, 2017.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, October 6, 2017

Visitation will be at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 1:00 PM.

Interment will take place at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted September 27, 2017
It's Coming... October 29th...
Save the date to join us... more details to follow...
Posted September 26, 2017
The Freedom of Forgiveness

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, October 1st

Based on scripture from Matthew 18: 15 - 35

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 26, 2017
"Movement"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, September 24th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 28: 10 - 16

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 19, 2017
The Fragmented Made Whole

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, September 17th.

Based on scripture from Luke 4: 14 - 21

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 11, 2017
The Welcome Table

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, September 10th.

Based on scripture from Luke 24: 28 - 35

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 5, 2017
In Search of Holy Ground

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, September 3rd.

Based on scripture from Exodus 3: 1 - 15

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 30, 2017
"What Do We Believe in This Church Anyway?"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, August 27th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 16: 13 - 20

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 21, 2017
"Love Beyond the Boundaries"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, August 20th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 15: 21 - 28

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 14, 2017
"Faith is risky business"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, August 13th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 14: 22 - 33

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 7, 2017
"What Is Your Name?"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, August 6th.

Based on scripture from Genesis 32: 22 - 31

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 31, 2017
The (Extra)ordinary Kingdom of God

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, July 30th

Based on scripture from Matthew 13: 31 - 33 and 44 - 52

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 24, 2017
Stories that Changed the World

Join us at the Senior Conference at Bethany Beach, Tuesday, September 5th through Friday, September 8th.

Jesus parables not only changed the world, they got him killed!!! Come and learn more about these stories that are far from simple. We will learn something about what parables really are and how to interpret them. We will even try to make a few of our own modern parables.



Posted July 18, 2017
"Leave the Weeding to the Master"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, July 23rd

Based on scripture from Matthew 13: 24 - 30 and 36 - 43

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 18, 2017
"The Generous Sower"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, July 16th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 13: 1 - 9 and 18 - 23

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 10, 2017
What Baggage Are You Carrying?

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, July 9th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 11: 16 - 19 and 11: 25 - 30

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Richard A. Kroll, Pastoral Care Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 5, 2017
Arrangements for Robert (Bob) Hartzel McCleaf, Jr.
Robert (Bob) Hartzel McCleaf, Jr. passed away on Friday, June 30, 2017.

The arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Visitation will be at Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Friday, July 7, 2017

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 1:00 PM.

Interment will take place at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

A light reception will take place after the Interment.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted July 3, 2017
"A Nation of Rebels"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, July 2nd.

Based on scripture from Ezekiel 2: 1 - 7, and 10

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Richard A. Kroll, Pastoral Care Minister, will be preaching.

Posted June 28, 2017
"Just Browsing"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, June 25th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 10: 24 - 42

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Richard A. Kroll, Pastoral Care Minister, will be preaching.

Posted June 19, 2017
"Many Gifts, One Body"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, June 18th.

Based on scripture from 1 Corinthians 12: 12 - 31

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted June 12, 2017
Arrangements for Jean Marcella Marsh
Jean Marcella Marsh passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2017.

The arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Visitation will be at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD) from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Friday, June 16, 2017

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 11:00 AM.

A light reception will take place after the service.

Interment will take place at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted June 12, 2017
VBS Fun Night on the Lawn

Join us on Sunday, June 25th from 4:45 PM to 5:45 PM on the Lawn for our VBS Fun Night.

We will be having fun, food, and games. This is a FREE event for all to join us!

While the children have fun playing games and enjoy food they might find at the Local Fair, parents can enroll their children in VBS.

This is open to all those in our Community!!! Please join us!!! Invite your friends and family.

Vacation Bible is open to those 3 years old through 5th grade. Registration forms are available on our website or in the Church Office, they will also be available during this event.

Posted June 7, 2017
The Quest Above All Quests

Please join us on for our Youth Sunday Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, June 11th.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

Abigail Marconi, 2017 Graduating Senior, will be preaching.

Posted June 7, 2017
"Don't forget the gift"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, June 4th.

Based on scripture from Acts 2: 1 - 21

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted May 30, 2017
Time to Move!

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, May 28th.

Based on scripture from Acts 1: 1 - 11

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted May 22, 2017
Congregational Luncheon / Business Meeting

Join us on Sunday, May 21st for the Annual Congregational Luncheon and Business Meeting at 11:15 AM in Fellowship Hall.

RSVP is requested, please contact Dianna in the Church Office to RSVP, 301.733.0144.

Childcare will be provided during the meeting, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144 for more information.

Posted May 16, 2017
Love Language

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, May 21st.

Based on scripture from John 14: 15 - 21

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 11:15 AM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

There will be NO Sunday School today, we are having our Annual Congregational Luncheon and Business Meeting at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted May 16, 2017
SonHarvest Vacation Bible School - June 25 - June 29


It's fair time again and the farm is buzzing with excitement! Through the examples of Jesus and his parable, children will grow a crop of love, sprout joy, plant peace, produce some patience, and pick a bushel of kindness, too! They'll learn that the best way to grow is to know Jesus as their Savior and to live as he wants them to live. 

Join us at our SonHarvest Country Fair Bible School which runs this year from Sunday, June 25th through Thursday, June 29th.

Join us for our Kick Off "County Fair" on Sunday, June 25th on the church lawn from 4:45 PM - 5:45 PM. We hope that you will join us!

No Registration Fee.

Posted May 12, 2017
Tools of the Trade

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, May 14th.

Based on scripture from 1 Peter 2: 2 - 10

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted May 9, 2017
Arrangements for Joann West
Joann West passed away on Sunday, April 30, 2017.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, June 2, 2017

Visitation will be at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.

The Funeral Service will take place at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 2:00 PM.

Interment will take place at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted May 5, 2017
Spring Concert - Toot Uncommon Flutes

Spring Concert with

TOOT UNCOMMON FLUTES

A Flute Orchestra

Saturday, May 20th at 4:00 PM in the Sanctuary.

This is a free concert featuring both common and not so common flutes.  Selections will include “Sleeping Beauty,” “Variations on An Ancient Pavane,” “Ashokan Farewell,” “Grand Valse Brilliant,” “His Eye Is On the Sparrow,” “There is No Rose,” and “Flower Duet from Lakme.”

Posted May 2, 2017
Arrangements for Harold DeLauter
Harold DeLauter passed away on Monday, May 1, 2017.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, May 5, 2017

Visitation will be at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Saturday, May 6, 2017

The Funeral Service will take place at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 2:00 PM.

Interment will take place at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted May 2, 2017
"Fear Not, For We Have a Shepherd"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, May 7th.

Based on scripture from Psalm 23

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted May 2, 2017
"Citizenship 101"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, April 30th.

Based on scripture from 1 Peter 1: 17 - 25

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted April 25, 2017
Arrangements for Vivian R. Hicks
Vivian R. Hicks passed away on Monday, April 24, 2017.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, April 28, 2017

Visitation will be at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

The Funeral Service will take place at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) at 11:00 AM.

Interment will take place at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

After the Interment, there will be a light reception at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD).

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted April 25, 2017
"The Other Side of Easter"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, April 23rd.

Based on scripture from 1 Peter 1: 3 - 9

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Program is for children 4 years old to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted April 19, 2017
"Freed from Fear to Practice Resurrection"

Please join us on Easter for our Worship Service with Communion and Baptisms at 8:30 AM or our Worship Service with Communion at 11:00 AM on Easter Sunday, April 16th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 28: 1 - 10

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 3 years old from 8:00 AM until 12:30 PM.

We will have our Children's Worship and Wonder Program at both services for children 4 years old through 4th Grade.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted April 10, 2017
Walk the Labyrinth

The Labyrinth Schedule

Wednesday, April 12th - 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Thursday, April 13th - 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Friday, April 14th - 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Contact Dianna in the Church Office for more information, 301.733.0144.

Posted April 3, 2017
Good Friday Cross Walk - City Park

Friday, April 14th at 1:00 PM in City Park

The Good Friday Cross-Walk will meet in City Park at the new Gazebo along the lake close to the Museum. People can park in the lot adjacent to the Museum.

There will be seven stations with a scripture reading, meditation, prayer and song at each stop. Handicapped accessible route.

Walk/Stations will take approximately 90 minutes.

Posted April 3, 2017
Maundy Thursday Cantata

Join us for our Maundy Thursday Cantata "Hymn of Mercy" on Thursday, April 13th at 7:00 PM

Posted April 3, 2017
Which Parade Will It Be?

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Palm Sunday, April 9th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 21: 1 -11

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted April 3, 2017
New Worship/Sunday School Schedule

Beginning on Sunday, April 23rd our NEW Worship Schedule will be:

Worship Service at 10:00 AM

Fellowship Time - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Sunday School for all ages - 11:30 - 12:15 PM

Posted April 3, 2017
"Waiting For New Life"

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, April 2nd.

Based on scripture from John 11: 1 - 45

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted March 28, 2017
Second Sunday Soup and Salad

Sunday, April 9th at 12:30 PM

Unlimited Soup and Build your own Salad


$7.00 - 13 and up / $3.50 ages 6 - 12 / Under 6 free


Desserts for purchase.


All proceeds benefit FCC Adult Music Ensembles trip to Bruton Parish in 2017

Posted March 20, 2017
Me? A Priest?

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, March 26th.

Based on scripture from 1 Samuel 16: 1 - 13

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted March 20, 2017
Board Meeting Rescheduled

The Board Meeting that was scheduled for Tuesday, March 14th was postponed due to weather.

The Board Meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 21st at 7:00 PM in Fellowship Hall.

We hope to see you there.

Posted March 16, 2017
Love That Knows No Bounds

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, March 19th.

Based on scripture from John 4: 3 - 42

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted March 13, 2017
Annual Spaghetti Dinner

Student Ministry’s Annual Candlelit Spaghetti Dinner

Please join us on Saturday, April 1st   

From 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM In Fellowship Hall

Join us for an evening of food, fellowship,  and fun!

Posted March 7, 2017
Seeking the Second Naivete

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, March 12th.

Based on scripture from John 3: 1 - 17

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted March 7, 2017
The Great Temptation

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, March 5th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 4: 1 - 11

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted February 27, 2017
A Tale of Two Mountains

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, February 26th.

Based on scripture from Exodus 24: 12 - 18 and Matthew 17: 1 - 9

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted February 21, 2017
Arrangements for John Webb, Jr.
John Williams Webb, Jr.  passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2017.

The arrangements are as follows:

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Visitation will be at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

A Graveside Service will take place at Rose Hill Cemetery (600 South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD) at 10:00 AM.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted February 20, 2017
Interfaith Candle Vigil for Peace and Unity

On Saturday, March 4th from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM

join us for

an interfaith candle vigil to show solidarity with different marginalized communities. Join us for a night of kindness and love. Hear words of encouragement from our local leaders, clergy, public officials, and poets.

First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21740

Please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144 for more information.

Posted February 15, 2017
Who Is Our Neighbor?

A six-week interfaith dialogue exploring what it means to show hospitality to one another as neighbors.

Sponsored by Interfaith Coalition of Washington County, Coordinated by Rev. Ed Poling

Hosted by Otterbein United Methodist Church, located at 108 East Franklin Street, Hagerstown

Posted February 14, 2017
Second Sunday Soup and Salad

Second Sunday Soup and Salad

Sunday, March 12th at 12:30 PM


Unlimited Soup and Build your own Salad


$7.00 - 13 and up / $3.50 ages 6 - 12 / Under 6 free


Desserts for purchase.


All proceeds benefit FCC Adult Music Ensembles trip to Bruton Parish in 2017

Posted February 14, 2017
You Are Here

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, February 19th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 5: 13 - 20

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

Guest Minister, The Rev. Vy T. Nguyen, Executive Director for the Week of Compassion, will be preaching.

Posted February 14, 2017
Trading Milk For Food

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, February 12th.

Based on scripture from 1 Corinthians 3: 1 - 15

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted February 9, 2017
Ash Wednesday Services

Wednesday, March 1st

12:00 Noon and 12:30 PM

5:00 PM, 5:30 PM, 6:00 PM, and 6:30 PM

Come when you can, each service will be approximately 30 minutes

Posted February 6, 2017
Celebration of Life Service for Alvin Jesse “Jim” Plummer
Alvin Jesse "Jim" Plummer passed away on Friday, February 3, 2017.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, February 10, 2017

Visitation will be at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

Saturday, February 11, 2017

A Celebration of Life Service will take place at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 1:00 PM.

A reception will be held at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted February 6, 2017
"You are Salt; You are light"

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, February 5th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 5: 13 - 20

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted January 31, 2017
Seniors In Ministry Luncheon

Seniors In Ministry would like to invite you to join them on Wednesday, February 8th in Fellowship Hall

Gathering at 10:00 AM / Lunch Served at 11:00 AM / Fun Activities until 2:00 PM

Posted January 26, 2017
Second Sunday Soup and Salad

Second Sunday Soup and Salad

Sunday, February 12th at 12:30 PM


Unlimited Soup and Build your own Salad


$7.00 - 13 and up / $3.50 ages 6 - 12 / Under 6 free


Desserts for purchase.


All proceeds benefit FCC Adult Music Ensembles trip to Bruton Parish in 2017


Posted January 26, 2017
Water for the Wanderers

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, January 29th.

Based on scripture from Exodus 17: 1 - 7

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted January 23, 2017
Celebration of Life Service for Dorothy Hammond

Dorothy June (Bowers) Hammond passed away on Friday, January 20, 2017.


The arrangements are as follows:


Tuesday, January 24

Visitation will be at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

Wednesday, January 25

A Celebration of Life Service will take place at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 1:00 PM.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted January 23, 2017
"Can We Be One With Christ?"

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, January 22nd.

Based on scripture from I Corinthians 1: 10 - 17 and Luke 4: 14 - 21

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Richard A. Kroll, Pastoral Care Minister, will be preaching.

Posted January 17, 2017
Behold the Lamb!

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, January 15th

Based on scripture from John 1: 29 - 42

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted January 10, 2017
A Lord Who Stands in Line

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, January 8th

Based on scripture from Matthew 3: 13 - 17

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted January 2, 2017
Epiphany Party

Epiphany Party

for Young Professionals & those with Young Families

 Rev. Fred & Debby Harris’ home

Saturday, January 7th from 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM

(Please find a baby sitter. Come when you can, leave when you must)

RSVP to the Harris’ at debharris44@gmail.com

or call 301.302.7054 by Tuesday, January 3rd

Bring a snack to share.

 

Posted January 2, 2017
Celebration of Life Service for Rev. Gorege David Shreeves

Rev. George David Shreeves passed away on Friday, December 16, 2016.


The arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, February 4, 2017

A Celebration of Life Service will take place at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 2:00 PM.

A luncheon will be held at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted December 23, 2016
Celebration of Life Service for Jane Keller

Jane McDaniel Keller passed away on Saturday, December 10, 2016.

The arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Visitation will be at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM.

A Celebration of Life Service will take place at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 3:00 PM.

A luncheon will be held at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted December 14, 2016
Special Worship Service Schedule

Christmas Eve

Saturday, December 24th

6:00 PM - Musical Prelude / 6:30 PM – Service

Childcare Available

 

10:30 PM - Musical Prelude / 11:00 PM – Service

No Childcare Available

 

Christmas Day

Sunday, December 25th

10:00 AM Combined Worship Service

No Sunday School, No Fellowship Time, No Childcare

 

New Year’s Day

Sunday, January 1st

10:00 AM Combined Worship Service

No Sunday School, No Fellowship Time

Childcare Available

Posted December 7, 2016
Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, December 11th.

Based on scripture from Luke 1: 46 - 55

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted December 6, 2016
"Finding Peace"

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, December 4th.

Based on scripture from Isaiah 11: 1 - 10

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted November 29, 2016
"A Christmas Journey"

Heavenly Harmony invites you to join them for a FREE Concert on Sunday, December 11th at 2:00 PM in our Sanctuary.

A free will offering will be accepted.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Posted November 23, 2016
"Waiting Well"

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, November 27th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 24: 36 - 44

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted November 21, 2016
Celebration of the Child

When: Saturday, December 17th at 1:00PM

Who: The activities, crafts, etc. will be for Children through 5th grade, however ALL are welcome to come and Celebrate the Child with us

Where: Fellowship Hall at First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742

Join us to watch our Annual Children’s Christmas play immediately followed by our NEW Children’s Christmas Party

Posted November 14, 2016
"Choosing Gratitude and Joy"

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, November 20th.

Based on scripture from Philippians 4: 4 - 9

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted November 14, 2016
"Church is Not A Spectator Sport"

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, November 13th.

Based on scripture from 2 Thessalonians 3: 6 - 13

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted November 8, 2016
Who, would you say, are the saints?

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, November 6th.

Based on scripture from Ephesians 1: 11 - 23

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 31, 2016
"Jesus is in the house"

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service 11:30 AM on Sunday, October 30th.

Based on scripture from Luke 19: 1 - 10.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 27, 2016
Consecration Dinner

Our Consecration Dinner will be at 5:00 PM on Sunday, October 23rd in Fellowship Hall.

Please contact Dianna in the Church Office by Friday, October 21st to RSVP.

Posted October 18, 2016
Alzheimer's and Dementia Workshop

Congregational Care Invites YOU to join them for a Workshop…

Effective communication with friends and loved ones challenged with Alzheimer's and dementia

Thursday, October 27th

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

in Fellowship Hall

Our Guest Speaker is Ms. Susan Dwyer, with the Alzheimer’s Association of Maryland


A light supper served at 6:00 PM

The Workshop will begin at 6:30 PM

Please contact Dianna in the Church Office to RSVP by Monday, October 24th


Posted October 18, 2016
"Where Do You Sit?"

Please join us on for our Combined Worship Service at 9:30 AM on Sunday, October 23rd.

Based on scripture from Luke 7: 1, 7 - 14

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Randy S. Johnson, Vice President of the Christian Church Foundation, will be preaching.

Posted October 18, 2016
"The Abundant, Joyful Feast"

Please join us on for our Combined Worship Service at 9:30 AM on Sunday, October 16th.

Based on scripture from Acts 2: 43 - 47 & 6: 1 - 7

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 10:45 AM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Combined Worship Service.

There will be NO Sunday School and No Fellowship Time this morning, due to our Annual Church Picnic at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 10, 2016
October 16th Sunday Schedule

Please join us for our combined Worship Service at 9:30 AM.

There will be NO Sunday School or Fellowship Time, however, join us for our Annual Church Picnic at 11:30 AM.

Contact Dianna in the Church Office (301.733.0144) to RSVP for the Picnic.

Posted October 4, 2016
"Living Large In Exile"

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Services at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship at 11:30 AM on Sunday, October 9th.

Based on scripture from Jeremiah 29: 1, 4 - 14

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 4, 2016
It's Coming...
October 23rd...
Posted October 4, 2016
Annual Church Picnic

2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Sunday, October 8th ~

Washington County Agricultural Educational Center

Posted September 28, 2016
"A Cup of Cold Water"

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service at 11:30 AM on Sunday, October 2nd.

Based on scripture from Mark 9: 38 - 50

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Richard Kroll, Pastoral Care Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 26, 2016
"Do You See What God Sees?"

Please join us on for our Traditional Worship Service at 9:30 AM or our Simple Worship Service at 11:30 AM on Sunday, September 25th.

Based on scripture from Luke 16: 19 - 31

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 19, 2016
"Faith That Is More Than Enough"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:30 AM on Sunday, September 18th.

Based on scripture from Luke 17: 1 - 6.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 12, 2016
Simple Worship Service Begins at 11:30 AM

Join us for our new "Simple Worship Service" beginning at 11:30 AM on Sunday, September 11th.


Posted September 7, 2016
"The Scandal of Grace"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:30 AM on Sunday, September 11th.

Based on scripture from Luke 15: 1 - 3, 11 - 32.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 7, 2016
"God is not in control...but God does have a plan"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, September 4th.

Based on scripture from Jeremiah 18: 1 - 12.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 31, 2016
"Trouble at the Table"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, August 28th.

Based on scripture from Luke 14: 1 and 7 - 14.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 23, 2016
Young Professionals and Parents

Hey Young Professionals and Parents!!!

There is a Young Professionals and Parents Group starting  here at FCC.

Join us for a picnic on Friday, August 26th at 6:00 PM at the home of Kory and Lara Shepherd-Tucker

Hot Dogs and drinks will be provided, please bring a side dish to share and your lawn chairs.

There will be swimming and fellowship for all ages.

Contact Katie Thomas at the Church Office, 301.733.0144, for more information or to RSVP.

Posted August 17, 2016
Stand Tall, Child of God

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, August 21st.

Based on scripture from Luke 13: 10 - 17.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 16, 2016
The Roots and Branches of Faith

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, August 14th.

Based on scripture from Hebrews 11: 29 - 12: 2

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 10, 2016
"What is Faith?"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, August 7th.

Based on scripture from Hebrews 11: 1 - 3 and 8 - 16.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 1, 2016
"To Build a Bigger Barn...or a Bigger Table"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, July 31st.

Based on scripture from Luke 12: 13 - 21.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 26, 2016
Fall Senior Retreat

Fall Senior Conference Details

September 6th - September 9th

The Bible for Dummies

The answers to the questions you've always asked

Posted July 22, 2016
"A Religious Persons Radar"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, July 24th

Based on scripture from Genesis 15: 1 - 6 and Hebrews 11: 1 - 3 and 8 - 16.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Richard A. Kroll, Pastoral Care Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 18, 2016
All-You-Can-Eat Corn Roast

2016 Annual All-You-Can-Eat Corn Roast

 Sponsored by the Christian Church Capital Area

Camp Mary Mac

Saturday, August 13th

10:00 AM -2:00 PM

Tickets are available in the Church Office, contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144

Free all-you-can-eat CORN

Chicken Dinner - $10.00

Hayrides, Moon Bounce, Dunking Booth, Live Band, Fellowship, and MORE!!

Posted July 15, 2016
"Praying Like Jesus"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, July 17th

Based on scripture from Luke 11: 1 - 13.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 12, 2016
The Fellowship Group

Hey Young Professionals and Parents!!! Have you heard???

 

There is a new Life Group starting at First Christian Church. "The Fellowship” life group is a group for young families that aims to build relationships and study God's word together in a judgment free zone.

 

We also have a bunch of fun outings planned such as ice skating, movies trips and dinners together (with and without our children).

 

Come on Sunday, July 10th to our brainstorming session in the library between services. Diana Caldwell and Katie Thomas will have coffee ready. We can’t wait to hear your suggestions for discussion topics, outings and more!! Come and fellowship with us.

Posted July 8, 2016
Sole Hope Party

Who: Youth who will be in 6th-8th grade this coming Fall

When: Wednesday, July 27th from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Dinner will be provided)

Where: The Youth House

Posted July 6, 2016
"The View From the Ditch"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, July 10th

Based on scripture from Luke 10: 25 - 37.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 6, 2016
"Hospivangelism"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, July 4th

Based on scripture from Luke 10: 1 - 11 and 16 - 20.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted June 28, 2016
"The Challenge and Potential of Vision"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, June 26th

Based on scripture from Luke 9: 51 - 62.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted June 21, 2016
A Celebration of Life Service for Janice Dorsey
Janice Marie Welch Dorsey passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2016.

The arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Visitation will be at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

A Celebration of Life Service will take place at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 11:00 AM.

A luncheon will be held at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted June 14, 2016
Celebration of Life Service for Robert Poor
Robert "Bob" Poor passed away on Friday, June 3, 2016. The following arrangements have been made.

Friday, June 24, 2016

A Celebration of Life Service will take place at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 2:00 PM.

A luncheon will be held at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the service.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.





Posted June 13, 2016
"The Man of Many Demons"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, June 19th

Happy Father's Day!

Based on scripture from Luke 8: 26 - 39.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted June 5, 2016
"Forgiveness that Leads to Repentance"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, June 12th.

Based on scripture from Luke 7: 36 - 8: 3.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted June 5, 2016
Celebration of Life Service for Rev. Bob Regenold

Rev. Robert Regenold passed away on Friday, June 3, 2016.

The arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Visitation will be at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD 21742) from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Friday, June 10, 2016

A Celebration of Life Service has been planned for Friday, June 10 at 10:00 AM at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Burial will take place at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

A luncheon will be held at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the burial..

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.







Posted June 5, 2016
Celebration of Life Service for Jerry Edwin Hart

Jerry Edwin Hart passed away on Monday, May 30, 2016. The following arrangements have been made:

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Visitation will be at Osborne Funeral Home (425 South Conococheague Street, Williamsport, MD 21795) from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Friday, June 3, 2016

A Celebration of Life Service has been planned at 11:00 AM at Osborne Funeral Home (425 South Conococheague Street, Williamsport, MD 21795)

Burial will take place at Greenlawn Memorial Park (Williamsport, MD 21795

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted June 1, 2016
Youth Sunday

Please join us on for our Combined Worship Services at 9:30 AM.

Based on scripture from 2 Corinthians 12: 9 - 10

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

Our talented Youth will be handling the entire service along with delivering a spectacular devotional.

Posted May 31, 2016
"Are you limping on two different opinions?"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from 1 Kings 18: 20 - 39.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted May 24, 2016
Cave Quest Vacation Bible School

Come Hang with us... 

 

Cave Quest VBS is just the place you want to be. Please join us each evening from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Sunday, June 26th through Thursday, June 30th at our beautiful Church.

 

Please bring a friend or more along on this fun filled journey with you. 

Posted May 24, 2016
An opportunity for you to learn about First Christian Church

An opportunity to learn about FCC!!!

Sunday, June 5th

after the 9:30 AM Combined Worship Service

In the Parlor (across from the Sanctuary)

Please contact Dianna in the Church Office to RSVP, 301. 733.0144, by June 1st.


Posted May 20, 2016
Celebration of Life Service for Rev. E. Reese Davis

Rev. E. Reese Davis passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016. The following arrangements have been made:

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Visitation will be at Osborne Funeral Home (425 South Conococheague Street, Williamsport, MD 21795) from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Monday, May 23, 2016

A Celebration of Life Service has been planned at 1100 AM at Osborne Funeral Home (425 South Conococheague Street, Williamsport, MD 21795)

Burial will take place at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

A luncheon will be hosted by First Christian Church following the burial service (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.


Posted May 17, 2016
"What Are Human Beings?"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Psalm 8.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted May 16, 2016
Celebration of Life Service of Dan (Paul) Snurr

Dan Snurr passed away on Saturday, May 14, 2016. The following arrangements have been made:

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Visitation will be at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD 21742) from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

A Celebration of Life Service has been planned for Wednesday, May 18th at 1:30 PM at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Burial will take place at Greenhill Cemetery (953 South Potomac Street, Waynesboro, PA 17225)

A luncheon will be held at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the burial.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.


Posted May 16, 2016
Seniors In Ministry Luncheon

Let’s Welcome Summer Together!!!

 

Join us in Fellowship Hall for our May Seniors In Ministry Luncheon on Thursday, May 19th at 11:30 AM.

 

B-I-N-G-O… we will play BINGO, hosted by our celebrity host, Quay Scott!

 

After Bingo, we will be playing a variety of card games, so if you have a favorite, bring it along with you!

 

During this event we will also have FOOD...so bring your appetites!

 

Let’s start the Summer off with fun and fellowship!

 

To RSVP please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Posted May 16, 2016
Congregational Luncheon / Business Meeting

Join us for the Annual Congregational Luncheon and Business Meeting at 12:00 Noon in Fellowship Hall.

Childcare will be provided during the meeting, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144

Posted May 10, 2016
Called from Babel to Pentecost

Please join us on for our Combined Worship Service at 10:00 AM.

Based on scripture from Acts 2: 1 - 11 and Genesis 11: 1 - 9.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:45 AM until 11:30 AM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the Worship Service.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.


Posted May 10, 2016
Created To Be Me Silent Auction

Created To Be Me® Silent Auction

 

Saturday, May 14th

In Fellowship Hall

Doors Open at 11:30 AM

Tickets - $15.00 / each

Contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144,  for tickets or more information

Posted May 2, 2016
Yard Sale

It’s Yard Sale Time!!!

Saturday, May 7th

8:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

in our Parking Lot!!!

 

Please contact Michelle Kauffman, 301.991.0669 or via email at michelleholmes48@gmail.com.

 

To reserve your spot as a seller/vendor is $10 and to rent a table for use is $5.

 

Come on BUY!!! Thanks for your support!

Posted May 2, 2016
"May Sabbath Set Us Free"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Acts 16: 16 - 34.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted May 2, 2016
“Called…And Sent!”

Please join us on for our Combined Worship Services at 10:00 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 4: 18 - 22 and Matthew 28: 16 - 20

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:45 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

There will be NO Sunday School today due to the combined service.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Allen V. Harris, Regional Minister, will be preaching.

Posted April 28, 2016
Annual Potluck Dinner

Disciples In Action and Global Outreach Annual Potluck Dinner is this Tuesday, April 26th in Fellowship Hall at 6:30 PM

All are welcomed!

Join us for dinner and then a special Habitat for Humanity presentation by the new Director of Development, Brooke Grossman. She will be sharing exciting things Habitat is doing in our community.

Posted April 20, 2016
"Have you been to Joppa?"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Acts 11: 1- 18.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted April 19, 2016
Combined Worship Service

Join us on Sunday, May 1st at 10:00 AM for a combined Worship Service and Installation Service of Rev. Jake M. Caldwell.


First Christian Church will also be celebrating their Anniversary with wonderful musical selections done by our Anniversary Orchestra.


There will be NO Sunday School for 5th - 12th Grade or Adults.


There will be childcare provided for birth to 4th Grade.

Posted April 14, 2016
Toby Smith Memorial Concert

Please join us on Saturday, May 21st for the Toby Smith Memorial Concert at 7:00 PM in the Sanctuary.

 

Free Will Offering

Posted April 14, 2016
Celebration of Life Service for Les Powlen

Les Powlen passed away on Monday, April 11, 2016. 

Please follow the link provided for more information.

Posted April 12, 2016
Fourth Sunday of Easter

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 10: 1 - 10.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted April 12, 2016
Third Sunday of Easter

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 21: 1 - 19.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted April 4, 2016
Second Sunday of Easter

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 20: 19 - 31.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jake Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.


Posted March 29, 2016
Easter Sunday Services

Please join us on for our Easter Worship Services at 8:30 AM or 11:00 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 24: 1 -12.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 8:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the both Worship Services.

There will be No Sunday School today, but please join us next Sunday at 11:15 AM for Sunday School for all ages.

All are welcome.

Our New Senior Minister, The Rev. Jake M. Caldwell will be preaching.

Posted March 25, 2016
"No Turning Back"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 19: 28 - 40.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "No Turning Back."

Posted March 14, 2016
Walk the Labyrinth

The Labyrinth Schedule

Monday, March 21st - 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM 

Tuesday, March 22nd - 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Wednesday, March 23rd - 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Thursday, March 24th - 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Friday, March 25th - 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Contact Dianna in the Church Office for more information, 301.733.0144.

Posted March 8, 2016
"He Is Worthy"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 12: 1 - 8.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "He Is Worthy."

Posted March 7, 2016
Easter Schedule

Palm Sunday, March 20th - Palm Sunday Worship - 9:30 AM and 11:15 AM

9:30 AM and 11:15 AM - Childcare provided for children birth to age 4 Sunday School for all ages at 11:15 AM   

Maundy Thursday Cantata, March 24th - Maundy Thursday Cantata at 7:00 PM in the Sanctuary (Childcare will be provided)

Easter, Sunday, March 27th –

8:30 AM - Worship Service with Baptisms (Childcare will be provided for children birth to age 4 at this early service; Programs for children will be provided for children grades K - 4 immediately following the Time on the Steps)

11:00 AM - Worship Service with Baptisms (Childcare will be provided for children in the Cribbery (0 - 2) and then Sunday School for children immediately following the Time on the Steps for ages 2 – 4 and Grades K - 4)

NO Sunday School, Youth in Grades 5th - 12th or Adults

Posted March 1, 2016
"Lessons to Learn"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 15: 1 - 3 and Luke 15: 11b - 32.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Lessons to Learn."

Posted February 29, 2016
"Where You Go, I Will Go."

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Ruth 1: 1 - 22.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Caroline Hamilton-Arnold, Associate Director of the Week of Compassion will be our Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Where You Go, I Will Go."

Posted February 22, 2016
Celebration of Life Service for Robert Lease

Robert (Bob) Edward Lease passed away on Tuesday, February 16, 2016. 

A Celebration of Life Service has been planned for Saturday, February 20th at 11:00 AM at First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Family will receive friends from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM in the Parlor of First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

A Reception will follow the service in Fellowship Hall.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted February 18, 2016
"Before You Build"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Psalm 127 and Luke 13: 31 - 35.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Richard A. Kroll, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Before You Build."

Posted February 15, 2016
Worship Commission Meeting - Cancelled
The Worship Commission Meeting for Tonight, Monday, February 15th has been CANCELLED.

The next Worship Commission Meeting will be held on Monday, March 21st at 7:00 PM in Room 101.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144. The Office will be open today until 4:00 PM.

Posted February 15, 2016
FCC Board Meeting Cancelled

The Board Meeting for Tonight, Tuesday, February 9th has been CANCELLED.

The next Board Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 8th at 7:00 PM in Fellowship Hall.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144. The Office will be open today until 4:00 PM.

Posted February 9, 2016
"Giving Up Chocolate for Valentine's Day"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 4: 1 - 13.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Wayne A. Warren, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Giving Up Chocolate for Valentine's Day?."

Posted February 8, 2016
Annual Spaghetti Dinner

Student Ministry’s Annual Candlelit Spaghetti Dinner

Please join us on Saturday, April 16th   

From 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM In Fellowship Hall

Join us for an evening of food, fellowship,  and fun!

Posted February 4, 2016
"A Powerful Presence"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 9: 28 - 36.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "A Powerful Presence."

Posted February 1, 2016
Ash Wednesday Services

ash3c.tiffJoin us on Wednesday, February 10th

 

Services will be held every 30 minutes between

 

12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM

 

and

 

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

 

All are welcome!

Posted January 29, 2016
Week of Compassion

Help Us Reach Our Goal!

Week of Compassion begins Sunday, February 21st

“Where you go, I will go, and where you stay, I will stay”

 


Posted January 28, 2016
"Going Home"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 4: 21 - 30.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Going Home."

Posted January 28, 2016
No Church Services

Due to the current weather conditions, First Christian Church will be CLOSED on Sunday, January 24th. There will be NO Worship Services or Sunday School.


Posted January 22, 2016
"What A Wonderful Host"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 2: 1 - 11.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "What A Wonderful Host."

Posted January 11, 2016
"A Humble Beginning"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 3: 15 - 17 and 21 - 22.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "A Humble Beginning."


Posted January 4, 2016
"Have You Found Him?"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 2: 1 - 12.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Have you Found Him?"

Posted December 30, 2015
Celebration of Life Service for Donna Johnson

Donna Johnson passed away on Friday, December 11, 2015. 

A Celebration of Life Service has been planned for Saturday, January 16th at 11:00 AM at First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742

A Reception will follow the service in Fellowship Hall.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted December 14, 2015
2015 Childrens Musical

Join Us for Our Annual Children’s Christmas Musical!

Have You Heard?

Angels, We Have Heard!

 


Posted December 14, 2015
2015 Holiday Schedule

Worship Services and Sunday School Schedule for Christmas 2015

Hope, Peace, Joy, and Love

 


 

Posted December 14, 2015
"No Greater Love"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 1: 39 - 45.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "No Greater Love."

Posted December 14, 2015
"Much to Be Happy About"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Zephaniah 3: 14 - 20.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Much to Be Happy About."

Posted December 8, 2015
Cookie Walk

Can you smell the cookies yet???

The Global Outreach Commission will be sponsoring the Annual Cookie Walk at 8:30 AM on Saturday, December 12th in the Upper Tower Room.

Posted December 2, 2015
Seniors In Ministry Christmas Luncheon

Can you hear the paper crinkling???

We all want to make sure that each child has a smile on their face on Christmas Morning. So, as the Christmas Season quickly approaches, now is your chance to get into the spirit of sharing your time and talents with others.

Posted December 2, 2015
FCC Calling New Minister
December 1, 2015

Dear Fellow Disciples of Christ,

The Search and Call Committee has, with God’s direction, recommended a candidate for the position of Senior Minister at First Christian Church.

Posted December 1, 2015
"Prepare For Peace"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 3: 1 - 6.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Prepare For Peace."

Posted November 30, 2015
"Hope Fulfilled"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Jeremiah 33: 14 - 16 and Luke 21: 25 - 32.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Hope Fulfilled."

Posted November 22, 2015
"Celebrating a True Thanksgiving"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 6: 25 - 33.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Celebrating a True Thanksgiving."

Posted November 17, 2015
Funeral Arrangements for Carl Renz

Carl Renz passed away on Wednesday, November 11, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Monday, November 16

Visitation - 11:00 AM until 12:00 PM - Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD)

Graveside Service at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted November 13, 2015
"Unity In The Bodies Of Christ"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM this Sunday, November 15th.

Based on scripture from Ephesians 4: 1 - 16.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Allen V. Harris, Regional Minister and our Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Unity In The Bodies Of Christ."

Posted November 10, 2015
"A Drink We Cannot Have"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM this Sunday, November 8th.

Based on scripture from 1 Chronicles 11: 15 - 19.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Marshall Dunn, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "A Drink We Cannot Have."

Posted November 5, 2015
"Saints Alive"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on All Saints Sunday, November 1st.

Based on scripture from John 11: 32 - 77

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Saints Alive."

Posted October 21, 2015
"What Do You Expect?"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM on Sunday, October 25th.

Based on scripture from Mark 10: 46 - 52.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "What Do You Expect?"

Posted October 21, 2015
Funeral Arrangements for James "Shorty" Mellott

James Russell "Shorty" Mellott passed away on Friday, October 9, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Visitation - 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM - Osborne Funeral Home (425 South Conococheague Street, Williamsport, MD)

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Service - 10:00 AM - Downsville Christian Church (8641 Downsville Pike, Williamsport, MD) 

Burial will follow the service at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park (17636 West Washington Street, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted October 12, 2015
Smile, It's Picture Time!

SMILE, It’s Picture Time!

We are updating our Church Directory and would like to add YOUR PICTURE!

This is FREE to you! You will have the option to purchase your photos, but that is up to you.

Posted October 12, 2015
"Your Life and Your Money"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM for World Communion Sunday.

Based on scripture from Ruth 1: 1 - 9 and Gospel of Matthew 22: 15 - 22

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Richard A. Kroll, Pastoral Care Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Your Life and Your Money"

Posted October 12, 2015
Salvation Army Stockings Available

Christmas Stockings will be available

for pick-up on Sunday, October 11th

in the Lower Tower Room. 

Posted October 5, 2015
Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat

Sunday, October 18th at 1:30 PM in the Church’s Parking Lot  

Posted October 5, 2015
"What Is The Best You Can Offer?"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM for World Communion Sunday.

Based on scripture from Mark 10: 17 - 31

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "What Is The Best You Can Offer?"

Posted October 5, 2015
"God Is Still Speaking"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM for World Communion Sunday.

Based on scripture from Hebrews 1: 1 - 4 and 2: 5 - 12.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "God Is Still Speaking."

Posted September 30, 2015
"Righteous Prayers"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from James 5: 13 - 20.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Righteous Prayers."

Posted September 21, 2015
"On Being Child Like"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Mark 9: 30 - 37.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "On Being Child Like."

Posted September 14, 2015
Cub Scout Popcorn Sale

It’s POPCORN Time!!!

Our Cub Scout Pack 66 is selling Popcorn in the Lower Tower Room on Sunday, September 20th.

Support Our Cub Scout Pack while enjoying some delicious Popcorn!

GREAT NEWS!!!

You can also order the Popcorn by contacting Dianna in the Church Office or by contacting Brad Neisser, 240.420.6108

Posted September 10, 2015
"What Do You Say About Jesus?"

Please join us on for our Combined Worship Service at 11:00 AM.

Based on scripture from Mark 8: 27 - 38.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 10:30 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 11:00 AM Worship Service.

There will be NO Sunday School for 5th - 12th Grade and Adults today due to the combined service.

All are welcomed to join us at 12:00 Noon for our Church Picnic on the Lawn.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Why Did He Say That?."

Posted September 9, 2015
"Why Did He Say That?"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Mark 7: 24 - 37.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Why Did He Say That?."

Posted September 1, 2015
"What Is Your Motivation?"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Mark 7: 1 - 8, 14, an d15.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "What Is Your Motivation?."

Posted August 25, 2015
All Church Picnic

All Church Picnic!

Please join us on Sunday, September 13th for a Combined Worship Service at 11:00 AM (no Sunday School) followed by our Church Picnic on the lawn

Here’s what to expect:

Hot Dog Fixin’s Bar

with Steamer, Cheese, Sauerkraut, Onions, Relish, Ketchup, Mustard

Sides: Salads, veggie trays, baked beans, Macaroni and cheese, watermelon

Desserts with Ice Cream and Kona Ice trucks on site

We’ll provide the paper products and drinks


Plenty of tables and chairs under the trees

Carnival type games for all ages

BINGO

Cornhole and other lawn games will be available

COME and enjoy the day.

Dress comfortably; bring your lawn chair/blankets and any side dish that you may want to bring.

If you have any questions, please contact Cindy Reeder in the Church Office, 301.733.0144, ext. 1.

Posted August 19, 2015
"Proper Attire"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Ephesians 6: 10 - 20.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Proper Attire."

Posted August 19, 2015
Graveside Service Information for Ida Mae Cooper

Ida "Skip" Mae Cooper. passed away on Monday, August 10, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Friday, August 14, 2015

Grave Side Service - 2:00 PM - Resthaven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted August 12, 2015
"Praise Filled Living"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Psalm 111.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Praise Filled Living."

Posted August 10, 2015
"Imitate the Right One"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Ephesians 4: 25 - 5: 2.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Imitate the Right One."

Posted August 3, 2015
"Bread for Living"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 6: 24 - 35.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Bread for Living."

Posted July 27, 2015
All-You-Can-Eat Corn Roast

2015 Annual All-You-Can-Eat Corn Roast

 Sponsored by the Christian Church Capital Area

Camp Mary Mac

Saturday, August 8th

10:00 AM -2:00 PM

Tickets are available in the Church Office, contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144

Free all-you-can-eat CORN

Chicken Dinner - $10.50

Hayrides, Moon Bounce, Dunking Booth, Live Band, Fellowship, and MORE!!

Posted July 20, 2015
Celebration of Life Service for Clarence William Scheer, Jr.

Clarence William Scheer, Jr. passed away on Saturday, July 18, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Wednesday, July 22

Visitation - 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM - Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Thursday, July 23

Service - 11:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) 

Burial will follow the service at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Reception will follow the burial at First Christian Church in Fellowship Hall (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted July 20, 2015
"What Do You Bring To The Party?"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 6: 1 -22.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "What Do You Bring To The Party?"

Posted July 20, 2015
"A S A P"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Mark 6: 30 - 34

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Wayne A. Warren, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "A S A P."

Posted July 14, 2015
"Evil Lurks"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Mark 6: 14 - 29.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Evil Lurks."

Posted July 6, 2015
"Finding and Knowing Truth"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Mark 6: 1 - 13.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Interim Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Finding And Knowing Truth."

Posted June 30, 2015
"Living With Hope"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Mark 5: 21 - 43.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Living With Hope."

Posted June 24, 2015
"If We Had Known Then What We Know Now"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Genesis 21: 8 - 21.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Richard A. Kroll, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "If We Had Known Then What We Know Now."

Posted June 17, 2015
Funeral Arrangements of Frances Crosswhite

Frances Margaret Crosswhite passed away on Wednesday, June 10, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Monday, June 15

Visitation - 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM - Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD)

Service - 11:00 AM - Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD)

Burial will follow the service at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted June 11, 2015
Funeral Arrangements of Chalie Hays

Charles (Charlie) M. Hays, Jr. passed away on Saturday, June 6, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Wednesday, June 10

Visitation - 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM - Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home (7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro, MD)

Thursday, June 11

Service - 11:00 AM- Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home (7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro, MD)

Burial will follow the service at Rose Hill Cemetery (600 South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted June 8, 2015
Memorial Service Arrangements for Stoyan Llynn Russell

Stoyan Llynnn Russell passed away on Sunday, May 24, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Memorial Service - 2:00 PM - Clear Spring Volunteer Fire Company, Special Events Building (12323 Big Spring Road, Clear Spring, Maryland)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted June 8, 2015
"Real Potential"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Mark 4: 26 - 34.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Real Potential."

Posted June 8, 2015
Funeral Arrangements of Billie Brining

Billie Lee (Brown) Brining passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Tuesday, June 2

Visitation - 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM - Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD)

Wednesday, June 3

Service - 11:00 AM- Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD) 

Burial will follow the service at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Reception will follow the burial at First Christian Church in Fellowship Hall (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted June 1, 2015
Youth Sunday / Graduation Sunday - June 7th

Graduating High School is an exciting time in a young person’s life. This year we will be honoring their accomplishments during the 9:30 AM Service on Youth Sunday, June 7th.

Youth Sunday (a Combined Worship Service at 9:30 AM) is a chance for our youth to learn about and to be part of every aspect of the worship service. It also gives them an opportunity to minister to the entire congregation.

Our High School Graduates are encouraged to wear their caps and gowns to be recognized for their accomplishments.

Amanda is currently planning the recognition of the High School Graduates and Youth Sunday.

We invite everyone to join us on Sunday, June 7th for this wonderful service!

Just a friendly reminder that on Sunday, June 7th, there is only ONE Worship Service at 9:30 AM, Sunday School will follow at 11:15 AM.

Posted May 30, 2015
Vacation Bible School

Do you like experiments? Do you like to see things ooze, spew, change color and shoot up in the air?

Then SonSpark Labs VBS is just the place you want to be.

Please join us each evening from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Sunday, June 21st through Thursday, June 25th at our beautiful Church.

Registration forms are available in the Upper Tower Room.

Please bring a friend or more along on this fun filled journey with you.

Adults and Youth, please sign up to volunteer and join our mad scientist family as we find new and fun ways to bring the lessons of God to our children of God. Looking forward to another wonderful year.

Please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144, or contact me directly, 240.818.1436.

Through the eyes of a child, Mrs. Karen Baer

Posted May 30, 2015
"Heeding His Call"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Isaiah 6: 1 - 8 and John 3: 1 - 17.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Janet Van Vliet, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Heeding His Call."

Posted May 26, 2015
"A Day Like No Other"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Acts 2: 1 - 21.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "A Day Like No Other."

Posted May 18, 2015
Funeral Arrangements of Sara T. Hough

Sara T. Hough passed away on Sunday, May 10, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Visitation - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Friday, May 15, 2015

Visitation - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Resthaven Memorial Gardens (9501 Catoctin Mt. Highway, Frederick, MD)

Service - 2:00 PM - Resthaven Memorial Gardens (9501 Catoctin Mt. Highway, Frederick, MD)

Burial will follow the service at Resthaven Memorial Gardens (9501 Catoctin Mt. Highway, Frederick, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted May 13, 2015
"Quit Staring at the Clouds"

Please join us on for our Combined Worship Service at 10:30 AM.

Based on scripture from ACTS 1: 6 - 14.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 10:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 10:30 AM Worship Service.

There will be NO Sunday School.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Richard A. Kroll, Minister of Congregational Care, will be preaching a sermon titled "Quit Staring at the Clouds."

Posted May 13, 2015
Funeral Arrangements of Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme

Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Thursday, May 14th

Service - 2:00 PM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Reception will follow the burial at First Christian Church in Fellowship Hall (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted May 8, 2015
Funeral Arrangements of Billie Brown

Williet Alice "Billie" Brown passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Visitation - 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM - Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD)

Monday, May 11, 2015

Service - 11:00 AM- Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD) 

Burial will follow the service at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Reception will follow the burial at First Christian Church in Fellowship Hall (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted May 8, 2015
Announcement

It comes with a very heavy heart that I inform you that I have received a phone call from Gratia that Rev. Steven passed away on Thursday, May 7th at approximately 5:00 PM at home.

 

Please know that at this time, we do not have any arrangements. Once we have the information regarding the arrangements, I will follow-up by another posting.

 

Please at this time, respect the privacy of the family, and please contact Dianna in the Church Office with any questions, 301.733.0144 or via cell phone, 240.357.1494.

 

Posted May 8, 2015
"No Place Like Home"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Old Testament, Psalm 91 and New Testament Luke 22: 41 - 52.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Edward L. Poling, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "No Place Like Home."

Posted May 8, 2015
(Go Home!)

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Old Testament, Psalm 130 and New Testament Mark 5: 1 - 20.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. R. Terry Foor, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "(Go Home!)."

Posted April 27, 2015
"When You Reach The Rejection Hotline"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Acts 4: 5 - 12.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Wayne A. Spiller, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "When You Reach The Rejection Hotline."

Posted April 22, 2015
Funeral Arrangements for Jane L. Sutton

Jane L. (Warchak) Sutton passed away on April 18, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Visitation - 12:30 PM until 1:30 PM - Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home (50 South Board Street, Waynesboro, PA)

Service - 1:30 PM - Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home (50 South Board Street, Waynesboro, PA) 

Burial will follow the service at Parklawns Memorial Gardens (3218 Philadelphia Avenue, Chambersburg, PA)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted April 20, 2015
"Bridge Over The River Kwai"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 20: 19 - 31.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Wayne A. Spiller, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Bridge Over The River Kwai."

Posted April 14, 2015
"Christians and Gifts"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Acts 4: 32 - 35.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Wayne A. Spiller, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Christians and Gifts."

Posted April 10, 2015
"He's Not Here"

Please join us on Easter Sunday for our Worship Services with Baptisms at 8:30 AM or 11:00 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 28: 1 - 8.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 8:00 AM until 12:30 PM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme, Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "He's Not Here."

Posted March 31, 2015
"Knowing God: Jesus as Way, truth, and Life"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 14: 1 - 7.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jim C. Spiller, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Knowing God: Jesus as Way, Truth, and Life."

Posted March 24, 2015
Funeral of Trudy Littenberg

Trudy LIttenberg passed away on March 23, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Graveside Service - 11:00 AM - Cedar Lawn Cemetery (17636 North Washington Street, Hagerstown, MD) 

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted March 24, 2015
Funeral Arrangements for Doris Hathaway Thompson

Doris Hathaway Thompson passed away on March 15, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Friday, March 20, 2015

Visitation - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) 

Funeral Service - 11:00 AM - Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) 

Burial - Rose Hill Cemetery (600 South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted March 18, 2015
"Knowing God: Jesus as True Vine"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 15: 1 - 8.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jim C. Spiller, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Knowing God: Jesus as True Vine."

Posted March 16, 2015
Labyrinth Schedule

The Labyrinth Schedule
Guided Times

Wednesday, April 1st -
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Thursday, April 2nd -
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Friday, April 3rd -
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM


If you wish to walk the Labyrinth without a Guide,
please come to the Church during Office Hours,
Wednesday, April 1st, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM, 
Thursday, April 2nd, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM,
and Friday, April 3rd, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
(closed for lunch from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM),
Dianna will be able to assist you.

Posted March 12, 2015
Holy Week Schedule

Holy Week Schedule

Wednesday, April 1st

Labyrinth - Guided
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Maundy Thursday, April 2nd

Labyrinth - Guided
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Maundy Thursday Cantata,“The Song Everlasting”
7:00 PM in the Sanctuary
(Childcare Provided)

Good Friday, April 3rd

Labyrinth - Guided
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Easter Sunday, April 5th
8:30 AM Worship Service with Baptisms
(Childcare provided)

11:00 AM Worship Service with Baptisms
(Childcare provided / Sunday School K – 4th)
(No Sunday School – 5th – 12th or Adult)

Posted March 12, 2015
"Knowing God: Jesus as Good Shepherd"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 10: 1 - 15.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jim C. Spiller, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Knowing God: Jesus as Good Shepherd."

Posted March 10, 2015
"Knowing God: Jesus as Light of the World"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 7: 1 - 14 and 8: 12.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jim C. Spiller, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Knowing God: Jesus as Light of the World."

Posted March 3, 2015
Cleaning out your closets?

Cleaning out your closets?

Our Vacation Bible School (June 21st - June 25th) is in need of men's or boys white oxford shirts to transform into lab coats for all our scientists who come to SonSpark Labs.

Please put them in the marked container in the Lower Tower Room or contact Cindy Reeder in the Church Office, 301.733.0144, ext. 01.

Thanks!

Posted February 27, 2015
"A Still Small Voice"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from I Kings 19: 1 - 12.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Dr. Terry Foor, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "A Still Small Voice."

Posted February 23, 2015
Postponed --- Spaghetti Dinner

ANNUAL STUDENT MINISTRY’S CANDLELIT SPAGHETTI DINNER

Due to WEATHER --- the Spaghetti Dinner has been POSTPONED until

Saturday, February 28th / 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Fellowship Hall

We hope to see you on Saturday, February 28th for an evening of food, fellowship, and fun!

Posted February 20, 2015
"The Religion of Abraham"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Genesis 12: 1 - 4a and Mark 1: 9 - 15.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Laird A. Thomason, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "The Religion of Abraham."

Posted February 18, 2015
Ash Wednesday Services

Ash Wednesday Services

 Wednesday, February 18th

12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM and 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

 Come when you can, each service will be approximately 30 minutes

All are welcomed to join us!

 

Posted February 12, 2015
"The Vision from the Mountaintop"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Psalm 50: 1 - 6 and Mark 9: 2 - 9.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Edward L. Poling, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "The Vision from the Mountaintop."

Posted February 10, 2015
"Come Before Winter"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from2 Timothy 4: 9 - 22

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Wayne A. Warren, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Come Before Winter."

Posted January 28, 2015
Funeral Arrangements of Brian Philip Adams

Brian Philip Adams passed away on Saturday, January 24, 2015. The following arrangements have been made:

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Visitation - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) 

Visitation - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) 

Friday, January 30, 2015

Funeral Service - 11:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Reception to follow the service at First Christian Church.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted January 26, 2015
"The End of the World!"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from I Corinthians 7: 29 - 31.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Arthur Keys, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "The End of the World!."

Posted January 20, 2015
"Shed A Little Light"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from I Samuel 3: 1 - 20.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Arthur Keys, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Shed A Little Light."

Posted January 13, 2015
"The Refugees: The Story of What Happened Next"

Please join us on for our Combined Worship Services at 10:00 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 2: 13 - 23.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Fred M. Harris, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "The Refugees: The Story of What Happened Next."

Posted December 23, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Doris Jane Grumbine

Doris Jane Grumbine passed away on Tuesday, December 16, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Visitation - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) 

Friday, December 19, 2014

Funeral Service - 11:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted December 17, 2014
Christmas Eve Services

Merry Christmas to All!

We hope you have a wonderful and joyful Christmas with family and friends celebrating the birth of Jesus.

Please join us on Wednesday, December 24th (Christmas Eve) for Worship Services at:

6:00 PM - Prelude / 6:30 PM - Family Christmas Eve Service (childcare available)

10:30 PM - Prelude / 11:00 PM - Christmas Eve Candlelight Communion Service (no childcare provided)

Posted December 17, 2014
"One More Gift"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 2: 1 - 12.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Robert W. Perry, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "One More Gift."

Posted December 9, 2014
"All Is Well"

Please join us on for our Christmas Cantata at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.


Posted December 4, 2014
Quizmas

Join Us for Our Annual Children’s Christmas Musical!

Quizmas

It’s close to Christmas and two teams of holiday ‘experts’ square off in an exciting game show to see who has the highest Christmas I.Q.. This unique show will include a comical twist, along with the traditional Christmas Pageant format we all know and love. Hope to see you there!
    
Who:  FCC Children’s Choirs

What:  Our Christmas Musical, Quizmas

When:  Saturday, December 20th at 3:00 PM

(snow date, 12/21 at 3:00 PM)

Where:  First Christian Church, Fellowship Hall

Why:  Celebrating the true meaning of Christmas!


Posted November 26, 2014
All Church Talent Show and Coffee House

Join us for a All Church Talent Show and Coffee House!

December 14th from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM in Fellowship Hall

Posted November 18, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Adelene Betty (Grogan) Frey

Adelene Betty (Grogan) Frey passed away on Thursday, November 6, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Visitation - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Funeral Service - 11:00 AM - Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Interment - after Funeral Service - Rest Haven (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted November 10, 2014
Angel Breakfast

Scheduled for Saturday, December 6, 2014 beginning at 8:30am in Fellowship Hall.

This program is designed for children ages 2 (by December 1, 2012) through 5 or currently attending Kindergarten.

What is the Angel Breakfast?


Posted November 7, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Luther B. Sweigert

Luther B. Sweigert passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Visitation - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Thursday, November 3, 2014

Funeral Service - 1:00 PM - Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Interment - after Funeral Service - Rest Haven (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Reception - after Interment - Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted November 4, 2014
Leon Cross Concert Series

Leon Cross Concert Series Presents

Recitalist

Christian Lane

Sunday, November 16th at 4:00 PM

Posted October 30, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Louise Bare

Louise Bare passed away on Wednesday, October 29, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Visitation - 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Monday, November 3, 2014

Visitation - 10:100 AM - 11:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Funeral Service - 11:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Interment - after Funeral Service - Rest Haven (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Reception - after Interment - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted October 30, 2014
Consecration Sunday Worship Services

Please join us on Sunday for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 6: 53 - 59.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

Guest Minister, The Rev. Patrick D. Chandler, will be preaching a sermon titled "Abiding at the Table of Jesus."

Posted October 20, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Dennis (Toby) Smith

Dennis (Toby) Smith passed away on Saturday, October 18, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Visitation - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Visitation - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Friday, October 24, 2014

Memorial Service - 11:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Reception - after Memorial Service - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted October 20, 2014
"Come What May"

Please join us on for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Habakkuk 1: 1 - 4 and 2: 1 - 4.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme, Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Come What May."

Posted October 13, 2014
Consecration Sunday Worship & Dinner

This year’s

Consecration Sunday

will be held on

Sunday, October 26th.


Posted October 2, 2014
Church Grounds Clean-Up

We need YOU!

Can you help Property clean-up the Church Building and the Grounds to get ready for Winter?

If you have an hour...or two, we can use your help on Saturday, October 25th.

Contact Dianna in the Church Office if you can help, 301.733.0144.

Posted October 2, 2014
Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat

Sunday, October 19th at 1:30 PM

in the Church’s Parking Lot


Posted October 2, 2014
"One Sandwich Short of a Picnic"

Please join us on Sunday for our Combined Worship Service at 11:00 AM.

Based on scripture from I Corinthians 12: 12 - 13.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 10:45 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during this Worship Service.

There will be NO Sunday School today.

Join us after our Worship Service for our All Church and Community Picnic!

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme, Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "One Sandwich Short of a Picnic."

Posted September 9, 2014
Youth Group BEGINS!!!


On September 10th, Youth Group will be meeting on

WEDNESDAY EVENINGS FROM 6:00-8:00PM!


Dinner will be provided, so if you are coming from sports or other practices, no worries!  We will have a time of fellowship & food, music, and Bible study! Feel free to invite friends!

Posted August 29, 2014
All Church and Community Picnic!

All Church and Community Picnic!
 
Please join us on Sunday, September 14th for a Combined Worship Service at 11:00 AM (no Sunday School) followed by our Church Picnic on the lawn


Posted August 29, 2014
"World Communion Sunday"

Please join us on Sunday for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 26: 26 - 29.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Marshall Dunn, Guest Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "World Communion Sunday."

Posted August 13, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Rev. William C. Blackwell

Rev. William C. Blackwell passed away on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Memorial Service - 1:00 PM - National City Christian Church (5 Thomas Circle, Northwest, Washington, DC 20005)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted August 13, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Betty J. Davis

Betty Davis passed away on Monday, August 11, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Friday, August 15, 2014

Visitation - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Osborne Funeral Home (425 South Conococheague Street, Williamsport, MD) 

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Funeral Service - 12:00 Noon -  Osborne Funeral Home (425 South Conococheague Street, Williamsport, MD) 

Interment - after Funeral Service - Rest Haven (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted August 13, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Robert E. Stockslager

Robert Stockslager passed away on Monday, August 11, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Visitation - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) 

Funeral Service - 2:00 PM - Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) 

Interment - after Funeral Service - Rest Haven (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted August 13, 2014
Mothers of Pre-Schoolers Registration Time

The 2014 - 2015 MOPS Program begins on Wednesday, September 17th!

Mother's of Pre-Schoolers you are invited to join us for our MOPS Registration Drive-Thru on Saturday, August 16th, from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM at the portico of the First Christian Church. 

You may pull up to the portico and complete your MOPS registration curbside, while our friendly MOPS mothers freshen up your vehicle. If you have any questions, please contact Cindy Reeder, 301.733.0144.

Posted August 1, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of William R. Wilson

William R. "Bill" Wilson passed away on Sunday, June 15, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Visitation – 12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM – Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Funeral Service – 1:00 PM – Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Interment – after Funeral Service – Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted June 18, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Clark A. Amsley

Clark Albert Amsley passed away on Thursday, June 12, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Monday, June 16, 2014

Visitation – 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM – Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD)

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Funeral Service – 10:00 AM – Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD)

Interment – after Funeral Service – Green Hill Cemetery (953 South Potomac Street, Waynesboro, PA 17225)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted June 13, 2014
Youth Sunday - June 8th

Please join us this Sunday, Pentecost Sunday, for our Youth Led Worship Service at 10:00 AM.

Based on scripture from Acts 2.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:30AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

Miss Johnna Stoup will be preaching a sermon titled "What's the Point?"

Posted June 3, 2014
Shoe Fundraiser - EXTENDED

FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH SHOE DRIVE FUNDRAISER

We are collecting gently worn shoes to help people in developing nations, while raising funds for our Mission Programs.

WE NEED YOUR HELP!!!

Posted May 30, 2014
It's Vacation Bible School Time!!!

FCC's Treasure Island Vacation Bible School will take place Sunday, June 29th - Thursday, July 3rd! (from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM)

Sign-up nightly at the Church, contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144, or complete the Registration form located in the Upper Tower Room.

Ages: 3 years old as of July 1, 2014 through entering 5th Grade in the Fall of 2014.

Volunteers Needed!

Contac the Church Office for more information or any questions, 301.733.0144.

Posted May 20, 2014
"Now Is The Time"

Please join us on Sunday for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from John 14: 15 - 21.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

Guest Minister, The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Perry, will be preaching a sermon titled "Now Is The Time."

Posted May 20, 2014
Congregational Brunch and Business Meeting

Please join us at 10:45 AM this Sunday, May 18th in Fellowship Hall for our Congregational Brunch, sponsored by our Membership Commission and served by the children of the HeBrews and SheBrews Café.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Hope to see you there!

Posted May 13, 2014
"Mealtime Habits / Lifetime Habits of the Messiah"

Please join us this Sunday for our Combined Worship Service at 9:30 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 14: 13 - 21.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

There will NO Sunday School today due to our Congregational Brunch and Business Meeting.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme, Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Mealtime Habits / Lifetime Habits of the Messiah" (receive, give thanks, break, share).

Posted May 13, 2014
Happy Mother's Day!
Happy Mother's Day from the Staff of FCC!
Posted May 7, 2014
"Scamps and Scoundrels"

Please join us on Sunday for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 20: 1 - 16.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Young Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme, Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Scamps and Scoundrels."

Posted May 7, 2014
"Living Truth in a World of Illusion"

Please join us on Easter Sunday for our Worship Services with Baptisms at 8:30 AM or 11:00 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 24: 1 -12.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 8:00 AM until 12:30 PM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme, Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "Living Truth in a World of Illusion."

Posted April 15, 2014
Holy Week and Easter Schedule

Please join us for Holy Week...

Select the "Read More..." for our schedule for activities from Palm Sunday, April 13th through Easter Sunday, April 20th.

  

Posted April 4, 2014
Stewardship and Finance Committee Meeting Cancelled Tonight

The Stewardship and Finance Committee Meeting for tonight, April 1st has been cancelled.

The next meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 6th at 7:00 PM in Room 09.


Posted April 1, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Rick Wolfinger

Rick Wolfinger passed away on Monday, March 17, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Visitation - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Visitation - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 


Friday, March 21, 2014

Funeral Service - 11:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Interment - after Funeral Service - Rest Haven (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Reception - after Interment - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted March 18, 2014
Worship Commission Meeting Cancelled TONIGHT

The Worship Commission Meeting for tonight, March 17th has been cancelled.

Posted March 17, 2014
Labyrinth Schedule

The Labyrinth Schedule Guided Times

Thursday, April 17th

1:00 PM – 6:15 PM

and

Friday, April 18th

12:00 Noon – 6:15 PM


If you wish to walk the Labyrinth without a Guide, please come to the Church during Office Hours, Thursday, April 17th, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM and Friday, April 18th, 8:00 AM – 12:00 Noon. Dianna will be able to assist you.

Posted March 12, 2014
Smoke on the Mountain

Join us on Saturday, April 12th

for food, fellowship, and a wonderful program

presented by the Thurmont Thespians, "Smoke on the Mountain."


Posted March 11, 2014
Celebrate Spring!!!

Adult / Teen Game Night

$5.00 per person

Saturday, March 29th

Join us in Fellowship Hall
from 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Posted March 11, 2014
Christian Church Capital Area Update

Please check out all the new changes made to the www.cccadisciples.org website since the start of 2014.  

 

We now have fleshed out webpages for the Conference Center at Bethany Beach and for Camp Mary Mac, as well as a reorganized and updated Camp and Conference Program section.

Posted March 7, 2014
SIM's Luncheon

Social Time begins at 11:00 AM
Lunch will be served at 11:45 AM
Program to follow

Are you 50 or over?
Come join us for food, fun, and fellowship

Posted February 28, 2014
Ash Wednesday Services

Ash Wednesday Services

 Wednesday, March 5th

12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM and 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

 Come when you can, each service will be approximately 20 minutes

All are welcomed to join us!

 

Posted February 28, 2014
Singers Second Sunday Soup and Salad Smorgasbord

Second Sunday Soup & Salad Sale to support the Adult Choir Trip to Bruton Parish in 2015

Sunday, March 9th at 12:15 PM in Fellowship Hall

Unlimited soup and salad - $7.00 (ages 13 and above) / $3.50 (youth ages 6 - 12) and under 6 FREE

Soup offered are Maryland Crab and Beef Noodle.

Posted February 21, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Charlotte Horst

Charlotte Horst passed away on Friday, February 21, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Visitation – 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM – Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Funeral Service – 11:00 AM – Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Interment – after Funeral Service – Rose Hill Cemetery (600 South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

Reception - after Interment - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted February 21, 2014
Leon Cross Concert Series

Leon Cross Concert Series presents our...

 6th Annual Mass Choir Festival

 Sunday, March 2nd at 5:00 PM in our Sanctuary

A small reception will follow the performance in Fellowship Hall.

All are welcome to join us for an enjoyable concert series and social time afterwards.

 

Posted February 18, 2014
Annual Spaghetti Dinner
Our Annual Spaghetti Dinner is scheduled for Saturday, February 15th, as planned. Hope to see everyone there!!!
Posted February 14, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Velma Eileen (Wade) Scott

Velma Scott passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Visitation – 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM – Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home (7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro, MD) 


Monday, February 17, 2014

Funeral Service – 10:00 AM – Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home (7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro, MD) 

Interment – after Funeral Service – Boonsboro Cemetery (Boonsboro, MD)

Reception - after Interment - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted February 14, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of Mabel Louise (Palmer) McCleaf

Mabel Louise (Palmer) McCleaf passed away on Monday, February 10, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Visitation – 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) 

Funeral Service – 11:00 AM – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Interment – after Funeral Service – Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Reception - after Interment - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted February 11, 2014
Potter's Bowl Dinner

Potter’s Bowl Dinner
To benefit the Community Free Clinic
Sunday, February 9th at 5:30 PM
Fellowship Hall

Posted January 27, 2014
Help Wanted - Bethany Beach Camp/Conference Center

Help Wanted

Conference Center Manager Position

A hands-on Seasonal Camp and Conference Center Manager is wanted to administer a program of customer-focused operations and maintenance for the Christian Church Conference Center, owned by the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Capital Area.


Posted January 17, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of John Bowman Schlosser

John Bowman Schlosser passed away on Monday, January 13, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Visitation – 1:30 PM until 3:00 PM – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Funeral Service – 3:00 – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Interment – will be at a later date.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted January 16, 2014
Funeral Arrangements of William (Bill) Lewis Bishop

William (Bill) Lewis Bishop passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Visitation – 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM – Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) 


Thursday, January 16, 2014

Visitation - 9:30 AM until 10:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Funeral Service – 10:00 AM – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Interment – after Funeral Service – Cedar Lawn Memorial Park (17636 West Washington Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted January 14, 2014
Northern Cross Open House

Join us on Sunday, January 5th from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM and meet the teachers of Northern Cross Pre-School.



Posted December 30, 2013
"The Protest March"

Please join us on Sunday for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Mark 11: 1 - 11.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme, Senior Minister, will be preaching a sermon titled "The Protest March."

Posted December 30, 2013
Singers Second Sunday Soup and Salad Smorgasbord

Second Sunday Soup & Salad Sale to support the Adult Choir Trip to Bruton Parish in 2015

Sunday, January 12th  at 12:15 PM in Fellowship Hall

Unlimited soup and salad - $7.00 (ages 13 and above) / $3.50 (youth ages 6 - 12) and under 6 FREE

Soup offered are chili and potato.

Posted December 30, 2013
All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner

ANNUAL STUDENT MINISTRY’S CANDLELIT SPAGHETTI DINNER

Saturday, February 21st / 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Fellowship Hall

Join us for an evening of food, fellowship, and fun!

Posted December 30, 2013
"Shiny and New"

Please join us this Sunday for our Combined Worship Service at 10:00 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 2: 13 - 23.

We will not have childcare or Sunday School today.

All are welcome.

Pastor Diann Smith will be preaching a sermon titled "Shiny and New."

Posted December 23, 2013
Hope Was Heard Singing

   Join us as we celebrate the birth of Christ on Christmas Eve...

6:00 PM - Prelude / 6:30 PM - Family Christmas Eve Service
(childcare available)

8:00 PM - The Other Christmas Eve Service
(a little bit louder on a quiet night), Fellowship Hall
(no childcare provided)
 
10:30 PM - Prelude / 11:00 PM - Carols and Lessons / Communion Service
(no childcare provided)

Merry Christmas To ALL!!!

Come Join Us!



Posted December 23, 2013
Funeral Arrangements of Geney Martin

Genevieve "Geney" Kathleen Brown Martin passed away on Monday, December 9, 2013. The following arrangements have been made:

Friday, December 13, 2013

Visitation – 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM – Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) 

 

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Funeral Service – 11:00 AM – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Interment – after Funeral Service – Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted December 11, 2013
Funeral Arrangements of Mary Etta Knepper

Mary Etta Knepper passed away on Wednesday, December 4, 2013. The following arrangements have been made:

Sunday, December 8, 2013

Visitation – 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM – Osborne Funeral Home (425 South Conococheague Street, Williamsport, MD)

 

Monday, December 9, 2013

Grave Side Funeral Service – 2:00 PM -  Mt. View Cemetery (297 Truman Lane, Sharpsburg, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted December 4, 2013
Hope Was Heard Singing

Merry Christmas to ALL!!!

Join us for our 2013 Holiday Worship Services and Events...

Posted December 3, 2013
Appalachian Winter - A Christmas Cantata

Join us on Sunday, December 8th at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM for a celebration of location and early American Carols.

Our Christmas Cantata, Appalachian Winter, celebrates the legacy of early American Carols and hymnody popular in our region.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

  

Posted December 3, 2013
"When Angels Sang In Open Skies"

Please join us this Sunday for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 2: 1 - 14.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme will be preaching a sermon titled "When Angels Sang In Open Skies."

Posted November 19, 2013
Congregational Meeting

There will be a Congregational Meeting Sunday, November 24th at 10:30 AM in Fellowship Hall to approve the 2014 Budget and other business items if necessary.

Adult Sunday School will immediately follow the meeting.

Children’s Sunday School will begin at 11:15 AM.

Posted November 11, 2013
"On Not Knowing the End at the Beginning"

Please join us this Sunday for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 10: 1 - 11.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme will be preaching a sermon titled "On Not Knowing the End at the Beginning."

Posted October 28, 2013
Annual Christmas Stockings

Women’s Ministries Annual Christmas Stockings for the Salvation ARMY

 

Posted October 22, 2013
Second Sunday Soup & Salad Sale

Second Sunday Soup & Salad Sale to support the Adult Choir Trip to Bruton Parish in 2015

Sunday, November 10th at 12:15 PM in Fellowship Hall

Unlimited soup and salad - $7.00 (ages 13 and above) / $3.50 (youth ages 6 - 12) and under 6 FREE

Posted October 22, 2013
Christian Heirs Soup Sale

Christian Heirs will be taking pre-orders...

Posted October 22, 2013
Schwan's KCV Fundraiser

 Just in time for Thanksgiving!!!

Order your holiday dinner or other yummy food from Schwan’s...

Posted October 22, 2013
"Weird Family"

Please join us this Sunday for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Luke 15: 1 - 3a and 11b - 32.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme will be preaching a sermon titled "Weird Family."

Posted October 22, 2013
Weclome Guest Minister, The Rev. Greg Ott!

Please join us this Sunday for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

The Rev. Greg Ott will be our Guest Minister.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

 

Posted October 15, 2013
Consecration Sunday - "A Sermon on the Amount"

Please join us this Sunday, October 13th for our Combined Worship Service at 11:00 AM.

Based on scripture from Mark 12: 38 - 44.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 10:45 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, and will be held during the combined Worship Service.

There will be NO Sunday School for 5th - 12th Grade or Adult today.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme will be preaching "A Sermon on the Amount."

Posted October 7, 2013
Funeral Arrangements of David Leo Banzhoff

David Leo Banzhoff passed away on Wednesday, October 2, 2013. The following arrangements have been made:

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Visitation – 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Memorial Service – 11:00 AM – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

Reception – Immediately Following the Service – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) 

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted October 7, 2013
Funeral Arrangements of Tom Mullane

Thomas (Tom) Mullane, Jr. passed away on Friday, October 4, 2013. The following arrangements have been made:

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Visitation – 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM – J.L. Davis Funeral Home (12525 Bradbury Avenue, Smithsburg, MD 21783)

Memorial Service – 7:00 PM – J.L. Davis Funeral Home (12525 Bradbury Avenue, Smithsburg, MD 21783)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted October 7, 2013
Movie Night Out on the Lawn

We are very excited to be starting a community movie night here at FCC!

ALL ARE INVITED!!! 

Join us on Friday, October 11th at 7:30 PM out on the lawn for a FREE family friendly movie.

 

Posted September 24, 2013
Greene Turtle Fundraiser

Monday, October 21st

Come support the Youth Group of FCC! at The Greene Turtle (12818-A Shank Farm Way, Hagerstown) 

*10% of the sales for the entire day go to our Youth Group!!*

*Everyone has to eat….why not treat yourself to a nice dinner and help raise money for our youth group at the same time!?! Everybody wins!!*

*What a fun, easy, and delicious way to raise money!*

Please spread the word to everyone you know!

Posted September 19, 2013
CROPWALK - October 13th

The 2013 CROP WALK is just around the corner. Please mark your calendars for Sunday, October 13.

It will be held at First Christian Church this year.

Posted September 17, 2013
Combined Worship Service this Sunday

Please join us for our Combined Worship Service at 11:00 AM Sunday, September 8th followed by our Annual Church Picnic.

All are invited to join us!!!

Posted September 4, 2013
All Church and Community Picnic

Please join us on Sunday, September 8th for a Combined Worship Service at 11:00 AM followed by our Church Picnic on the lawn. Help us welcome our neighbors! Join in the fun and fellowship!

Posted August 14, 2013
Funeral Arrangements of Ardella Sweigert

Ardella M. Sweigert passed away on Monday, August 11, 2013. The following arrangements have been made:

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Visitation – 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM – Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

 

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Funeral Service – 1:00 PM -  Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Interment – after Funeral Service – Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Reception – following Interment - Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted August 13, 2013
Memorial Service for Jean Beck

Jean Beck passed away on Monday, July 15, 2013. The following arrangements have been made:

Friday, July 19, 2013

Visitation – 12:00 Noon – 1:00 PM– First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Friday, July 19, 2013

Funeral Service – 1:00 PM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Interment – after Funeral Service – Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Reception – following Interment - Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted July 15, 2013
Memorial Service for Larry Middleton

Larry Middleton passed away on Monday, July 8, 2013.

There will be a Memorial Service for Larry Middleton on Thursday, July 18th at 2:00 PM at the Village Center in Robinwood, located at 19800 Tranquility Center, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Posted July 10, 2013
Disciple II Information Class

Disciples II

Into the Word – Into the World

Posted July 4, 2013
CCCA Corn Roast

Join us at Camp Mary Mac for the

Christian Church Capital Area Annual Corn Roast!

Saturday, August 9th

Posted July 1, 2013
Wild-West Adventure - Vacation Bible School

Whoop it up at our Wild-West Adventure!

We’re rustlin’ up all the Cowboys and Cowgirls ages 3 to those entering 5th Grade!

Join us for this rip-roarin’, boot-tappin’, rootin’-tootin’, Vacation Bible School!!!

Sunday, July 7th through Thursday, July 11th from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

During our week together, we’ll be learning about the Ultimate Plan, the Ultimate Power, the Ultimate Rescue, the Ultimate Trust, and Ultimate Love of Jesus! 

There will be crafts, games, and snacks for everyone to enjoy!

Registration is FREE!

To register, contact Dianna in our Church Office, 301.733.0144, or bring your parent/guardian with you to our Church that evening!

 

Posted June 14, 2013
Seniors In Ministry Picnic - Cancelled

The Seniors In Ministry Picnic that was scheduled for Friday, June 7th has been cancelled.

 

We will be rescheduling the picnic, please check back for updates.

 

Blessings,

Posted June 4, 2013
Revelations Choir Performes at FCC

On Thursday, June 13th at 7:00 PM, you’re invited to join us at First Christian Church...

Posted May 17, 2013
Congregational Luncheon / Business Meeting

Sunday, May 19th

12:30 PM

Fellowship Hall

Posted May 2, 2013
MOPS Yard Sale

Mothers of Pre-Schoolers is sponsoring a Yard Sale!!!

Saturday, May 4th

 

Posted May 2, 2013
Seniors In Ministry Picnic

Join Grill Master Sam Everett for Food, Fun, Fellowship, Games, and more...

 

Posted May 2, 2013
Created To Be Me Silent Auction

Saturday, May 11th

Tickets on Sale NOW!!!

 

Posted May 2, 2013
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat
 
Friday, April 26th in Fellowship Hall

Posted April 10, 2013
Habitat for Humanity Pancake Breakfast

Join us on Saturday, April 20th from 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM in Fellowship Hall...

Posted April 10, 2013
Funeral Arrangements of Irene Hiteshue

Irene Hiteshue passed away on Monday, April 1, 2013. The following arrangements have been made:

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Visitation – 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM – Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD)

Friday, April 5, 2013

Funeral Service - 11:00 AM – Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD)

Burial will be at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown, MD

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted April 3, 2013
Funeral Arrangements of Mary June Walker

Mary June Walker passed away on Monday, April 1, 2013.. The following arrangements have been made:

Friday, April 5, 2013

A Celebration of Life Service - 11:00 AM - Rose Hill Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD

There will be no visitation at the request of the family.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted April 3, 2013
Arrangements for Charlotte Hoover

Charlotte Hoover passed away on Friday, March 22, 2013. The following arrangements have been made:

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Visitation – 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Andrew K. Coffman Funeral Home (40 East Antietam Street, Hagerstown, MD)

Monday, March 25, 2013

Funeral Service - 1:30 PM - Andrew K. Coffman Funeral Home (40 East Antietam Street, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted March 22, 2013
Cancellation of Meetings

The following Meetings have been CANCELLED for

Monday, March 18th:

Worship Commission Meeting

Posted March 18, 2013
Holy Week Schedule

Please join us for Holy Week...

If you need additional information, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Posted March 18, 2013
Schwan's KCV Fundraiser

The Schwan’s Truck is BACK and FULL of cakes...pies...yummies!!! O’MY!!!

Just in time for your Easter Feast!

Join us Next Saturday, March 23rd in the FCC Parking from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Posted March 12, 2013
Support Our Youth Mission Trip!!!

Please Help Support Our Mission Trip!!!

Please make a $20.00 donation to our
Youth Mission Trips...

Posted March 12, 2013
Cancellation of Meetings

The following Meetings have been CANCELLED for

Tuesday, March 5th:

Stewardship and Finaance

Membership

Faith Based Initiative

 

The following Meetings have been CANCELLED for

Wednesday, March 6th:

MOPS (Mothers of Pre-Schoolers)

Posted March 5, 2013
5th Annual Mass Choir Festival

Join us on Sunday, February 24th at 5:00 PM in the Sanctuary for the 5th Annual Mass Choir Festival.

This festival is part of the Leon Cross Concert Series.

Posted February 18, 2013
Return to Me -- Choral Cantata

Join us for a Good Friday Cantata on Friday, March 29th at 7:00 PM.

Return to Me is a major choral work with original texts by Terry York and original music by Taylor Davis.

Posted February 5, 2013
All Church Study during Lent...

All Church Study during Lent
“The Way: Walking in the Footsteps of Jesus”

Beginning Sunday, February 17th, we will begin a Lenten Journey both in worship and during the Sunday School hour. For six weeks, we will use materials developed by Adam Hamilton and learn about the heart of Jesus’ ministry.

Posted February 5, 2013
Celebration of Life Service - Wilda Gift

Wilda Gift passed away on Thursday, January 31, 2013. The following arrangements have been made:

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Visitation – 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Douglas A Fiery Funderal Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, Maryland)

Sunday, February 3, 2013

A Celebration of Life Service - 2:00 PM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, Maryland)

Reception following Service - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, Maryland)

Monday, February 4, 2013

Burial - Rest Haven Cemetery - Private/Family Only

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted February 1, 2013
The Higgins Men's Bible Study Group

The Higgins Men’s Bible Study Group will resume their study of God’s Word on Wednesday, January 30th from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM in Room 101.

Posted January 18, 2013
Donald Lee Burley Funeral Arrangements

Donald Lee Burley passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2013. The following arrangements have been made:

Friday, January 11, 2013

Visitation – 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM – Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, Maryland)

Saturday, January 12, 2013

Funeral Service – 11:00 AM –  Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, Maryland)

Interment will follow at  Rest Haven (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted January 10, 2013
Ash Wednesday Services

Come when you can between 12:00 Noon and 1:00 PM and 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM; each service will be approximately 25 minutes long.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144

Posted January 9, 2013
Spaghetti Dinner

The Annual Spaghetti Dinner will be
Saturday, February 16th
from 4:30 PM -7:30 PM!

Posted January 9, 2013
Potter's Bowl Dinner

Potter’s Bowl Dinner
To benefit the Community Free Clinic
Sunday, February 10th at 5:30 PM
Fellowship Hall

Tickets are $50.00 each (make checks payable to
The Community Free Clinic),
please contact Dianna in the Church Office to purchase tickets, 301.733.0144

Posted January 2, 2013
See You Later Rev. Nancy

Monday, December 31st, FCC says "See You Later" to Rev. Nancy J. Jenkins. She is moving back to North Carolina.

On behalf of everyone at FCC, Rev. Nancy, we wish you well and safe travels to North Carolina. You will be missed!

Posted December 27, 2012
Worship Services and Sunday School Schedule for the 2012 Holidays

Sunday, December 23rd
 
9:30 AM - Worship Service and 11:15 AM - Worship Service
11:15 AM - Sunday School (All ages)
 
 
Monday, December 24th (Christmas Eve)
 
6:00 PM - Prelude / 6:30 PM - Family Christmas Eve Service
(Child Care Available)
 
8:00 PM - The Other Christmas Eve Service
(for Youth and Young Adults), Fellowship Hall
 
10:30 PM - Prelude / 11:00 PM - Christmas Eve
Candlelight Communion Service
(no child care provided)
 
 
Sunday, December 30th
 
10:00 AM - Worship Service
(Just One Service...)
No Sunday School, No Child Care,
or No Youth Group

Posted December 14, 2012
Greene Turtle Fundraiser

Join us at the Greene Turtle for lunch or dinner

Tuesday, December 11th!!!

Come support the Youth Group of First Christian Church!

10% of the sales for the entire day go to our Youth Group!

What a fun, easy, and delicious way to raise money!!!!

Please spread the word to all your friends.

Posted December 10, 2012
Celebration of Life - Maren Larsen

Maren H. Larsen passed away on Friday, November 23, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Saturday, December 1, 2012

Celebration of Life – 10:00 AM -Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted November 28, 2012
Christmas Cantata - "Messiah"

Please join us on Sunday, December 9th for our Christmas Cantata "Messiah" by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759).

Services will be at 9:30 AM and 11:15 AM.

Sunday School for all ages at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

Posted November 26, 2012
"The Other Christmas Eve Service"

Please join us for "The Other Christmas Eve Service" on Monday, December 24th from 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM in Fellowship Hall.

This service is for youth and young adults, please join us for this service to celebrate Christmas and the birth of our Savior!

Posted November 12, 2012
Dorothy G. Stouffer Funeral Arrangements

Dorothy Stouffer passed away on Saturday, November 10, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Visitation – 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Douglas A Fiery Funderal Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, Maryland)

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Memorial Service - 10:30 AM - Douglas A Fiery Funderal Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, Maryland)

Burial - Rest Haven Cemetery

Reception - following burial at Paramount Baptist Church (13234 Marsh Pike, Hagerstown, Maryland)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted November 12, 2012
Angel Breakfast

First Christian Church

invites you to enjoy BREAKFAST WITH THE ANGELS

Saturday, December 1, 2012 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Fellowship Hall

The angels need time to prepare, so reservations are a must.

Posted October 26, 2012
Teacher Appreciation Breakfast

The Christian Education Commission wants to take this opportunity to thank all teachers working with our adult and children’s classes on Sunday, October 28th at 10:30 AM.

Join the Commission in Room 09 (across from the Church Office) for a buffet breakfast.

Come hungry and enjoy some time with other teachers.

We couldn’t do it without each of YOU!

Note: Youth teachers were served breakfast in the spring at the House Across the Way by the youth, but are welcome to join the celebration.

Posted October 23, 2012
June Kunkleman Funeral Arrangements

June Kunkleman passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2011. The following arrangements have been made:

Monday, October 22, 2012

Visitation – 4:30 – 6:30 PM – Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home (305 North Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD)

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Committal – Private Family

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted October 18, 2012
Phyllis L. (Hartle) Smith Funeral Arrangements

Phyllis Lee (Hartle) Smith passed away on Monday, October 15, 2011. The following arrangements have been made:

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Visitation – 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM – Rest Haven Funeral Chapel (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue)

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Memorial Service – 11:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Committal – after Memorial Service – Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Reception – after Committal - Rest Haven (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted October 17, 2012
Celebration Luncheon

Join us for a celebration

to conclude our stewardship and disciples program,

Follow Me

Sunday, October 21st

at 12:15 PM

Fellowship Hall

Posted October 10, 2012
Jim Johnson Memorial Service

Jim Johnson passed away on Wednesday, September 19, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Saturday, November 10, 2012

Memorial Service – 10:30 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Reception after Service - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted October 4, 2012
Mary Fitz Memorial Service

Mary Fitz passed away on Wednesday, September 11, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Memorial Service – 10:30 AM - Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard, North, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted October 4, 2012
Leon Cross Concert

Leon Cross Concert Series
Organ Recital
Sunday, October 28th at 3:00 PM

Recitalist ~ A. Nathaniel Gumbs

Posted September 28, 2012
Seniors In Ministry Luncheon

Are you 50 or over?

Come join us for food, fellowship & history
Wednesday, October 10th
Fellowship Hall

Cheese & Punch at 11:00 AM
Lunch At 11:45 AM
Program to Follow

Posted September 12, 2012
William (Bill) S. Higgins, Jr. Memorial Service

William (Bill) Higgins, Jr. passed away on Sunday, September 9, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Memorial Service – 2:00 PM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Reception – Following Memorial Service - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Visitation/Receiving of Friends - will be at First Christian Church after the Memorial Service and then at the home of the family between 7:00 PM and 9:00 PM.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted September 11, 2012
CropWalk 2012

 It’s time for the walk again –
CROP WALK that is.

Please mark your calendars for
Sunday, October 14th.

Posted September 7, 2012
You know what is missing from the CHurCH picnic? U R

 

Yes, you are. We really would like to have you join us for our annual picnic, which we are having on the lawn this Sunday, September 9th, after Sunday School (or inside, if the weather does not cooperate).
 
No excuses!
 

Posted September 6, 2012
Micah's Backpack

Are you aware that 5,243 children in Washington County are food insecure?

Food insecure is a term used to describe individuals who do not have consistent access to food. For many children, Friday’s school lunch is the last healthy meal they receive until Monday’s school breakfast. Micah's Backpack needs you to provide simple food and/or financial support for these children.

Posted August 29, 2012
Funeral Arrangements of Charles E. McManus, Jr.

Charles E. McManus, Jr. (Father of Eva Edmonds) passed away on Thursday, August 23, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Monday, August 27, 2012

Visitation – 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Wiederfeld Funeral HOme (6500 York Road, Baltimore, MD)

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Funeral Service – 11:00 AM - First English Evangelical Lutheran Church (3807 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD)

Interment – First English Evangelical Lutheran Church (3807 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD)

Reception - Blakehurst (1055 West Joppa Road, Towson, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted August 23, 2012
Visitation For Robert Hammond

Robert Hammond passed away on Tuesday, August 21, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Saturday, August 25, 2012

Visitation – 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Resthaven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Interment – Will be private at a later date determined by the family.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted August 23, 2012
All Church Picnic

Save the Date

All Church Picnic

Sunday, September 9th
12:30 PM - ???

We’re staying here at FCC!!!

See you on the lawn!

Posted August 17, 2012
Congregational Meeting - Constitution and By-Laws

Congregational Meeting
September 30th
at 12:15 PM in Fellowship Hall

Posted August 14, 2012
Gladys Leatherman Funeral

Gladys Leatherman passed away on Saturday, August 11, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Visitation – 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Funeral Service – 11:00 AM - Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Interment – St. Pauls Cemetery, Clear Spring, MD

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted August 13, 2012
Scholarship Fundraiser - Samantha Kelly

Please join us on Saturday, August 11th at the Waffle House in Williamsport from 7:00 AM until 7:00 PM for a bake sale, face painting, and car wash to raise money for The Scholarship Fund in memory of Samantha Kelly.

If you would like to contribute to the bake sale, please contact Dianna in the Church Office for information, 301.733.0144.

Posted July 23, 2012
Corn Roast

Corn Roast - All you can eat CORN --- FREE

Saturday, August 11th from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Camp Mary Mac

 

Posted July 18, 2012
VBS - Wednesday, July 11th

Join us at Doubs Woods Park for our SonRise National Park VBS tonight from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

If you haven't already registered, you ARE still welcome to come! Just bring a parent or guardian to register you!

Don't miss out!!!!

Posted July 11, 2012
VBS - Tuesday, July 10th

Join us at Hager Park for our SonRise National Park VBS tonight from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

If you haven't already registered, you ARE still welcome to come! Just bring a parent or guardian to register you!

Don't miss out!!!!

Posted July 10, 2012
VBS - Monday, July 9th

Join us at Fairgrounds Park for our SonRise National Park VBS tonight from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

If you haven't already registered, you ARE still welcome to come! Just bring a parent or guardian to register you!

Don't miss out!!!!

Posted July 9, 2012
Weather Change - VBS - Sunday, July 8th

Due to the storms that are coming through the Hagerstown Area, we are having our Vacation Bible School at First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD.

Please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144 for more information or if you have any questions.

Posted July 8, 2012
VBS Trolley Update

The Trolley that was to take the children to Pangborn Park has been cancelled due to mechanical difficulties.

Please bring the children directly to Pangborn Park.

If you have any questions/concerns, please contact our Dianna in our Church Office, 301.733.0144.

 

Posted July 6, 2012
National Park VBS

NOT TOO LATE TO REGISTER!!! for Vacation Bible School

Contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144 for a registration form or pick a form up on the table in the Upper Tower Room.

Posted July 3, 2012
Youth Talent Show and Coffee House

Join us for our Youth Talent Show while you enjoy a cup or two of coffee and support your Youth!!!

Sunday, August 12th

from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Fellowship Hall

 

Posted June 29, 2012
Can you donate mulch?

Are you finished mulching around your yard and have extra mulch? Or would you like to donate a bag or two of mulch?

We are looking for donations of mulch to use in the flower beds at the Youth House.

Contact Dianna in the Church Office if you would like to donate, 301.733.0144.

 

Posted June 29, 2012
Norma J. Steigman Funeral

Norma J. Steigman passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2012. 

Arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, June 21, 2012:

Funeral – 11:00 AM – Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

Burial will be at Rose Hill Cemetery following the funeral.

Posted June 19, 2012
Myrtle L. Hartle Funeral

Myrtle L. Hartle passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Friday, June 1, 2012

Graveside Service – 1:00 PM – Beautiful View Cemetery, Middleburg/State Line. Rev. John A. Toms of St. Pual's Reformed Church will be officiating.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted May 31, 2012
Donna M. Gladhill Funeral

Donna Gladhill passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Thursday, May 31, 2012

Visitation – 12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM – Rest Haven (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Funeral Service – 1:00 PM – Rest Haven (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Interment will follow at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park (17636 West Washington Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted May 29, 2012
Mary Catherine (Reel) Beggarly Visitation
Mary Catherine (Reel) Beggarly passed away on Thursday, May 24,2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Visitation will be at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD between 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM

Inurnment will be private and held at the convenience of the family.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted May 29, 2012
Rev. Steven on Vacation

Rev. Steven is on vacation from Friday, May 25th until Monday, May 28th. He will be returning to the office on Tuesday, May 29th.

If you need assistance, please contact Rev. Nancy, 240.818.4349 or Dianna, 240.357.1494.

 

 

Posted May 22, 2012
William C. Robertson Funeral
William Robertson passed away on Wednesday, May 16, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Friday, May 25, 2012

Memorial Service – 11:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Reception – following Memorial Service - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted May 17, 2012
Samantha Rae Kelly Funeral
Samantha Kelly passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Visitation – 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Friday, May 11, 2012

Funeral Service – 10:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Interment – after Funeral Service – Greenlawn Memorial Park (127 Britner Avenue, Williamsport, MD 21795)

Reception – following Interment - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted May 8, 2012
Brendon Edward Colliflower Funeral

Brendon Colliflower passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Friday, May 11, 2012

Visitation – 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM – Osborne  Funeral Home (425 South Conocoheague Street, Williamsport, MD 21795)

Saturday, May 12, 2012

Funeral Service – 11:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Interment – after Funeral Service – Greenlawn Memorial Park (127 Britner Avenue, Williamsport, MD 21795)'

Reception – following Interment - Valley Grace Brethern Church (17310 Gay Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted May 7, 2012
Created To Be Me Camp Silent Auction

 Saturday, May 12th
 
Fellowship Hall
 
Doors Open at 11:30 AM

Posted May 1, 2012
Xtreme Faith Bold Action Conference

A Gathering of Disciples Men

Friday, July 13th through Sunday, July 15th

Posted April 12, 2012
Hartle's Sub Sale

FCC’s Chancel Choir and Brass Ensemble will host sandwich sales (well, Hartle’s subs, that is!) in the Lower Tower Room on Sunday, April 15th & Sunday, April 22nd. 

Posted April 11, 2012
Sheetz Coupon Books Fundraiser

 Are you hungry?

Need a quick meal on the go? 

Buy a Sheetz Coupon Book!

Posted April 11, 2012
May Friendship Day

Church Women United
May Friendship Day, Friday, May 4th

Posted April 11, 2012
Bob Neisser Funeral

Bob Neisser passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2012. The following arrangements have been made:

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Visitation – 700 PM – 9:00 PM – Rest Haven (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Memorial Service – 10:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Reception – 12:00 PM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted March 26, 2012
Lenten Event Schedule

Please join us during Lent. All are welcome.

Posted March 7, 2012
Jekyll and Hyde

Saturday, March 10th

Posted March 5, 2012
Lenten Meal and Programs

Lenten Meal and Program

Thursday, March 22nd
5:45 PM - 6:25 PM - Meal
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM - Worship and Wonder:
Why Telling The Story is Important
Facilitated by Rev. Steven

Posted February 29, 2012
Leon Cross Concert

Join us on

Sunday, March 4th

at 5:00 PM

For a special concert featuring musicians

from our area and performing

“Called To Peace”

the commissioned music dedicated to Leon Cross

by Dr. Wayne Wold

Posted February 23, 2012
Madeline (Guthrie) Fuller Visitation and Funeral Arrangements

Madeline (Guthrie) Fuller passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2012

Arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Visitation – 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM – Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Memorial Service – 11:00 AM - Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

Interment will follow at Cedar Lawn Cemetery.

A luncheon will be held at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742) following the burial.

Posted February 21, 2012
The Labyrinth Schedule

The Labyrinth Schedule Guided Times

Wednesday, February 22nd - 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Thursday, February 23rd - 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Friday, February 24th - 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

If you wish to walk the Labyrinth without a Guide,
please come to the Church during Office Hours,
Dianna will be able to assist you.

Posted February 15, 2012
Choir / Brass / Bells Cancelled Tonight, February 8th

No bells, brass, or choir tonight.

Call is 8:20 AM on Sunday for playing Gospel Ring

Choir at 8:45 AM for Cleanse Anew!

See you on Sunday.

Matt Albright, Director of Music

Posted February 8, 2012
Week of Compassion

WEEK OF COMPASSION - February 19 - 26, 2012

“SHARING BRINGS JOY – to Us, to Others, to God”

Posted February 3, 2012
Ash Wednesday Services

 Wednesday, February 22nd

12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM

and 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

 Come when you can; each service will be approximately 15 minutes

 

Posted February 3, 2012
All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner

ANNUAL STUDENT MINISTRY’S CANDLELIT SPAGHETTI DINNER

Saturday, February 18th / 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Fellowship Hall

Join us for an evening of food, fellowship, and fun!


 

Posted January 30, 2012
Year End Statements

You may have received your "Year End Statements" in the mail this past week. We discovered an error regarding these statements as they did not include all of your donations to restricted or designated funds. We are currently in the process of mailing our corrected summary statements for you to use for tax purposes. Please contact Dianna in the Church Office if you have any questions, 301.733.0144.

Sorry for this inconvenience.

 

Posted January 20, 2012
Nomination Time

The Nomination Form and Practices of FCC are located on the front page of our website. If you have any problems, please contact Dianna in the Church Office.

 

Suggestions for Nomination to the Church Board

Terms Beginning in July, 2012

 

“The General Board shall be responsible for conducting the business affairs of the congregation and providing for the planning, coordination, researching, evaluation and implementation of the work and activities of the congregation.”  (Bylaws, Sec. II D.2)

 

Posted January 19, 2012
SIM's Luncheon

Are you 50 or over?
Come join us for food, fun and fellowship
Friday, February 3rd at 11:00 AM in Fellowship Hall

We’re Celebrating  President’s Day in style!

Posted January 17, 2012
DIA Potluck Dinner

DIA Potluck Dinner - Tuesday, January 24th

Posted January 17, 2012
Coffee With Your Brothers (CWYB)

Interested in a closer walk with Jesus?

Posted January 3, 2012
Lillian Stouffer Visitation and Funeral Arrangements

Lillian Stouffer passed away on Thursday, December 22, 2011.

Arrangements are as follows:

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Visitation – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM – Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Visitation – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM – Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

Memorial Service – 11:00 AM - Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

Posted December 23, 2011
Christmas Day Service

December 25th › Christmas
“Light to the World”
A Triple-Dog Dare Christmas 10:00 AM Sunday Service
Carols & Communion in Sanctuary
Meditation and Munchies in Fellowship Hall

Posted December 23, 2011
Come Spend Christmas With Us!!!
Come Spend Christmas With Us!!! We welcome you to spend this Advent and Christmas Season with us. Our list of events is...
Posted November 29, 2011
Betty Weller Funeral Information

Betty Weller passed away on Sunday, November 20, 2011. Arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Visitation – 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

Friday, November 25, 2011

Memorial Service – 11:00 AM - Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

Committal – after Memorial Service will be at Rose Hill Cementary.

Posted November 21, 2011
Larry Martin Funeral

Larry Martin passed away on Tuesday, November 8, 2011. Arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Visitation – 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

Friday, November 11, 2011

Visitation – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Memorial Service – 11:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Committal – after Memorial Service – Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted November 8, 2011
Barbara Houston Funeral

Barbara Houston passed away on Tuesday, November 1, 2011. The following arrangements have been made:

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Visitation – 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

Monday, November 7, 2011

Memorial Service – 1:00 PM - Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD 21740)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted November 2, 2011
Leon Cross Funeral

Leon Cross passed away on Sunday, October 30, 2011. The following arrangements have been made:

Friday, November 4, 2011

Visitation – 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Saturday, November 5, 2011

Visitation – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM – First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Memorial Service – 10:00 AM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Committal – after Memorial Service – Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

Reception – 12:00 PM - First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742)

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.

Posted November 1, 2011
"Community Needs A Table"

Please join us this World Communion Sunday for our Worship Services at 9:30 AM or 11:15 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 6: 11.

Childcare is provided for children from birth to 4 years old from 9:00 AM until 12:15 PM.

Our Little Disciples Program is for children in Kindergarten to 4th Grade, during the 9:30 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:15 AM.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme will be preaching "Community Needs A Table."

 

Posted October 17, 2011
Bonus Book Fundraiser

The Youth are selling Bonus Books for $32.00, Now!

Posted October 14, 2011
World Community Day

World Community Day
Friday, November 4th
12:00 Noon

Posted October 14, 2011
Trunk or Treat

Saturday, October 22nd / 11:00 AM

Posted October 14, 2011
All Saints Sunday

Join Us for a special Worship on Sunday, October 30th...

Posted October 14, 2011
Moms Group Bible Study

The Mom's Group Bible Study has been moved from Wednesday, September 14th at 9:30 AM to Wednesday, September 28th at 9:30 AM.

If you are interested in joining this Bible Study, please contact Cindy Reeder, 301.733.0144.

 

 

Posted August 31, 2011
New Worship Times

Join us at 9:30 AM and 11:15 AM for Worship and 11:15 AM for Sunday School.

We look forward to seeing you!

Posted August 29, 2011
Annual Church Picnic

Don't miss out on the FCC Annual Church Picnic!

Posted August 29, 2011
Yummy!!! Corn Roast...

Join Us For Our Annual All-You-Can-Eat Corn Roast and Picnic!

Saturday, August 13th

Tickets Now Available....

Posted July 26, 2011
Welcome Rev. Steven Johns-Boehme

Join us on Sunday, July 10th to Welcome Rev. Steven to First Christian Church.

Rev. Steven will be preaching at the 9:30 AM Worship Service and then he will join us in Fellowship Hall at 10:30 AM to say hello to his new Congregation.

All are welcome. Please join us!

Posted June 27, 2011
Goodbye Rev. Benjamin C. Manning

Join us on Sunday, July 3rd to say Goodbye and Thank You to Rev. Ben! Today will be his last day with First Christian Church! He will be preaching at our 9:30 AM Worship Service and then joining us in Fellowship Hall at 10:30 AM for fellowship.

Goodbye and Thank you to his wife, Carolyn. We wish you both the best! Thank you for everything you have done for our Congregation!

Posted June 27, 2011
Happy Father's Day!

Happy Father's Day to all of the Father's, Uncles, Grandfather's!

Join us for Worship on Sunday, June 19th at 9:30 AM.

Blessings!

Posted June 13, 2011
Winner of the Quilt Raffle

And the winner of the SIM's Sunflower Quilt is...

Teresa Bowman!

Congratulations Teresa!

Posted June 10, 2011
SIM's Picnic Has Been Postponed!

The SIM's Picnic that was scheduled for Thursday, June 9th has been postponed due to the forecasted heat on Thursday.

 

We will post a new date shortly.

 

Contact Dianna in the Church Office if you have any questions, 301.733.0144.

Posted June 7, 2011
Anniversary Sunday Worship Schedule
Changes to Sunday Worship / Sunday School Schedule for our 50th Anniversary!!! Join US for this wonderful celebration!
Posted May 31, 2011
Governor's Service Award!!!

Congratulations to our DIA School Support Team!!!

Posted May 20, 2011
50th Anniversary Celebration
Please join us on Sunday, June 12th at 9:30 AM as we celebrate our 50th Anniversary in our current Church Building.
Posted May 12, 2011
Honoring High School Graduates
On Sunday, June 5th, we will be honoring our High School Graduates at the 9:30 AM Worship Service. Join us for this celebration of our young adults.
Posted May 12, 2011
Summer Worship Schedule
Beginning Sunday, June 5th and ending on Sunday, August 28th, we will have the following schedule...
Posted May 12, 2011
Congregational Dinner
Please join us on Monday, May 16th at 6:30 PM for our Annual Potluck Dinner and Congregational Meeting.
Posted May 9, 2011
Son Surf Vacation Bible School
Join us from Sunday, July 10th through Thursday, July 14th for Vacation Bible School.
Posted May 2, 2011
Happy Mother's Day!

A very special Happy Mother's Day to all!

Posted May 2, 2011
Child Care Schedule for Easter Sunday

Childcare and the Little Disciples Programs for Children Birth through 4th Grade will be held immediately following the Children's Sermon during the 8:30 AM Service.

Childcare and Sunday School for Children Birth through 6th Grade will be held immediately following the Children's
Sermon at the 11:00 AM Service.

Posted April 19, 2011
No Adult / Youth Sunday School

Easter Sunday there will be NO Sunday School for Youth in 7th - 12th Grade and Adults at 11:15 AM. Please join us for our 2 Worship Services at 8:30 AM and 11:00 AM.

Posted April 19, 2011
Silent Auction
Join us on Saturday, May 7th for a Silent Auction to support our "Created To Be Me" Camp!
Posted March 29, 2011
Journey To The Cross

Journey with us to the Cross from Tuesday, April 12th through Thursday, April 14th...

Posted March 17, 2011
Seniors In Ministry Spring Luncheon
Join us on Wednesday, April 13th for our Spring Luncheon...
Posted March 17, 2011
Holy Week Schedule of Services
Journey to the Cross with us...
Posted March 17, 2011
Ash Wednesday Services (Noon and 7:00 PM)

Please join us this coming Wednesday, March 9th, at 12:00 NOON or 7:00 PM for Services.

Posted March 4, 2011
Pastor's Class

Do you want to join First Christian Church or just learn about Disciples of Chirst? Join Pastor Ben...

Posted March 1, 2011
Children's Music Practices - Cancelled
Our Children's Music Practices have been cancelled for this Thursday, March 3rd. Please contact Elliott if you have any questions.
Posted March 1, 2011
Special Congregational Meeting
Eva Edmonds, Moderator has called a Special Congregational Meeting...
Posted February 11, 2011
Meet-And-Greet

Join us Saturday, February 26th to meet Rev. Johns-Boehme...

Posted February 11, 2011
Invitation to the Ordination of Joel Walkley

Please join us on Saturday, March 19th at 3:00 PM...

Posted February 8, 2011
Leon Cross Concert
Join us on Sunday, February 27th at 5:00 PM for...
Posted February 1, 2011
Seniors In Ministry February Luncheon
Join us on Wednesday, February 9th...
Posted January 31, 2011
Seniors In Ministry Fall Luncheon
Join us on Wednesday, February 9th...
Posted January 31, 2011
Youth Sunday

Join us this Sunday, January 23rd for Youth Sunday.

Posted January 19, 2011
Cancelling Children's / Youth Practice 01/27/11
Due to the weather, the Children's / Youth Music practice has been cancelled for tonight, Thursday, January 27th. See you on next Thursday, February 3rd.
Posted January 14, 2011
Board Meeting - Cancelled
The Board Meeting for tonight has been CANCELLED. If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted January 11, 2011
All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner
Join us on Saturday, February 19th in Fellowship Hall for our Annual Spaghetti Dinner to help support our Student Ministry program.
Posted January 11, 2011
UNO's / KCV FUNDRAISER
Join us at UNO's on Sunday, January 16th and support the KCV Fundraiser...
Posted January 10, 2011
Epiphany High Tea

Ladies of the Church, please join us on Sunday, January 9th at 2:00 PM...

Posted December 29, 2010
Habitat for Humanity Pancake Breakfast
Join us on Saturday January 29th from 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM in Fellowship Hall...
Posted December 29, 2010
Green Turtle Student Ministry Fundraiser
 

Help Support our Summer 2011 Missions!

Tuesday, January 11th ALL DAY!

Posted December 29, 2010
"Psalm 23"

Our Sermon this Sunday is based on the Scripture of Psalm 23.

Posted December 20, 2010
Children's Christmas Musical

Join us on Saturday, December 18th, at 3:00 PM for our Children's Musical in Fellowship Hall.

Posted December 6, 2010
Global Outreach Cookie Walk

This Saturday, December 11th, join us from 9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM for our Annual Cookie Walk.

Posted December 6, 2010
AGO Young Organists Christmas Concert

AGO Christmas Concert, Sunday, December 12th at 4:00 PM...

Posted November 30, 2010
REVEAL - Thank you
Thank you to all who took the Survey.
Posted November 30, 2010
Change in Service Time
Please note there is a change in our Worship Time this Sunday, December 26th...
Posted November 17, 2010
Christmas Eve Services

Please join us this Friday, December 24th as we prepare for celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ.

Posted November 17, 2010
Service of Remembrance
Join us on Sunday at 3:00 PM...
Posted November 15, 2010
Last Chance To REVEAL

It is time to Be Heard FCC! Sunday, November 28th, is the last day to take the Survey!

Posted October 29, 2010
Christmas Lights Bus Trip

Join us for a Bus Trip to Seneca Creek State Park...

Posted October 29, 2010
Newsletter Article Deadline
Just a friendly reminder that articles for the Newsletter are due Monday, October 18th.
Posted October 18, 2010
Youth Fall Fest
The Student Ministry is hosting a Fall Fest for our youth...
Posted October 18, 2010
White Gift Collection
The Community Services Commission will once again be collecting...
Posted October 18, 2010
Trick or Trunk!!

Join us on Sunday, October 24th from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Posted October 18, 2010
Welcome Pastor Ben Manning!

Join us on Sunday, October 17th at 10:30 AM in Fellowship Hall...

Posted October 4, 2010
Angel Breakfast Craft Assembly
Join us at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, October 13th...
Posted October 4, 2010
Seniors In Ministry Fall Luncheon
Join us on Wednesday, October 13th... 
Posted September 21, 2010
"God Is With Us"

Our Sermon this Sunday is based on the Scripture of Matthew 1: 18 - 25.

Posted September 14, 2010
Regional Assembly
Don't delay in registering for the Regional Assembly on Saturday, October 2nd!
Posted September 10, 2010
CROPWALK - Sunday, October 10th

It will soon be time to put your walking shoes on! The CROPWALK will be here before we know it!

Posted September 10, 2010
Habitat Build

 We are happy to announce that First Christian Church is participating in a Habitat for Humanity program here in Hagerstown. It is called an...

Posted September 10, 2010
Busy Mom's Bible Study Group

This Group will help support one another on the journey of life...

Posted September 10, 2010
Women's Bible Study

Come join us starting September 21st  for a Bible Study!

 

Posted September 10, 2010
Ruth Circle

The Ruth Circle will meet Tuesday, September 21st... 

Posted September 10, 2010
Elders Retreat

Elders of FCC, come and be refreshed!

Posted September 10, 2010
The Little Disciples Childcare Program

Class offerings for our Little People...

Posted August 30, 2010
Time Changes Effective
Our new times for the Fall...
Posted August 30, 2010
Youth Lock-In
Check it out! We're having a Lock-In for Youth!!!
Posted August 9, 2010
"Defining Our Relationship With Christ"
Sermon is based on the Scripture of Luke 15: 1-10.
Posted August 9, 2010
Promotion Sunday
Join us for this 75 year old tradition!
Posted August 3, 2010
"Words"
Sermon is based on the Scripture of James 3: 1 - 12.
Posted July 26, 2010
Corn Roast

Corn Roast - Camp Mary Mac - This Saturday, August 14th

Posted July 15, 2010
Church Picnic

Join Us this Sunday for Fellowship, BINGO, Food, and games!

Posted July 15, 2010
"Outrageous Generosity"
Sermon is based on the Scripture of Luke 11: 1 - 13.
Posted July 12, 2010
Kitchen Volunteers Needed!!!
Camp Mary-Mac Volunteers needed...
Posted June 30, 2010
Vacation Bible School
Vacation Bible School is taking place NOW.
Posted June 30, 2010
Updating Church Directory
We will be updating our Church Directory.
Posted June 25, 2010
Youth Mission Meeting
Join us on Sunday, June 27th at 5:00 p.m.
Posted June 25, 2010
Search and Call Committee Update

The Search and Call Committee has completed the initial phase of the Call Process.

Posted June 21, 2010
Leon Cross Concert

Please join us on Sunday, June 27th at 3:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary.

Posted June 18, 2010
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