News and Announcements

Worship Service - Sunday, June 26th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, June 26th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Galatians 5:1 and 13 - 25

Sermon: The Point is Freedom

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted June 20, 2022
Created To Be Me Virtual Camp
Virtual Created To Be Me Camp

Hosted by Just Say Know Ministry

If you are starting 9th or 10th Grade this Fall and…You can’t attend an in-person Created To Be Me Camp? Your in-person camp has been cancelled? You want to learn more about God’s good gift of sexuality and how to enjoy that gift as a follower of Jesus?
Posted June 15, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, June 19th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, June 19th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: 1 Kings 19:1 - 15a

Sermon: Back to the Wilderness

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted June 15, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, June 12th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, June 12th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Philippians 4:11 - 13

Sermon: Contentment in Chaos

Caleb Baer, one of our Graduating High School Seniors, will be preaching.
Posted June 8, 2022
Food Truck Party - Vacation Bible School
Register NOW!!!
Food Truck Party Vacation Bible School
Sunday, June 26th - Thursday, June 30th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Avenue

Posted June 8, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, June 5th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, June 5th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: John 14:8 - 17 and 25 - 27 and Romans 8:14 - 17

Sermon: Spirit of God

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted June 1, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, May 29th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, May 29th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Acts 16:16 - 34

Sermon: Two Kingdoms

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted May 25, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, May 22nd
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, May 22nd at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Acts 16:9 - 15

Sermon: God Acts

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted May 17, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, May 15th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, May 15th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Acts 11:1 - 18


Sermon: The Gospel and Community

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted May 9, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, May 8th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, May 8th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Revelation 7:9 - 17


Sermon: Lamb and Shepherd

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted May 3, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, May 1st
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, May 1st at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Acts 9: 1 - 20


Sermon: Listen, Learn, Grow

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted April 26, 2022
Arrangements for Stephan A. Stouffer
Stephan A. Stouffer passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2022.

Arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday, April 27th:

A Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, located at 1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, located at 1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown

Interment will follow the service at Rest Haven Cemetery, located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted April 20, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, April 24th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, April 24th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Acts 5: 27 - 32


Sermon: The Courage of Spirituality

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted April 18, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, April 17fth
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, April 17th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Luke 24: 1 - 12


Sermon: The Meaning of Easter

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted April 12, 2022
Arrangements for Betty Leatherman Daley
Betty Leatherman Daley passed away on Friday, April 8, 2022.

Arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, April 16th:

A Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, located at 1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, located at 1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown

Interment will follow the service at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, located at 17636 West Washington Street, Hagerstown

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted April 12, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, April 10th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, April 10th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Luke 19: 28 - 40


Sermon: The Donkey’s Message

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted April 5, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, April 3rd
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, April 3rd at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Philippians 3: 4b - 14


Sermon: Easy or Hard?

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted March 30, 2022
Celebration of Life Service for Charlotte Clair Campbell Walsh
Charlotte Clair Campbell Walsh passed away on Saturday, March 19, 2022.

Arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, April 2nd:

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM at First Christian Church, located at 1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted March 23, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, March 27th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, March 27th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Luke 15: 1 - 3 and 11b - 32


Sermon: The Parable of the Two Sons

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted March 21, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, March 20th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, March 20th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Luke 13: 1 - 9


Sermon: The Main Point

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted March 14, 2022
Arrangements for Mary Sue Burley
Mary Sue Burley passed away on Saturday, March 5, 2022

The arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, March 10th:
Visitation will be held from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM at Bast Stauffer Funeral Home, P.A., located at 7606 Old National Pike

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 10:00 AM at Bast Stauffer Funeral Home, P.A., located at 7606 Old National Pike

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted March 8, 2022
Arrangements for John Maurice Whittington
John Maurice Whittington passed away on Sunday, March 6, 2022

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, March 11th:
Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Potomac Valley Cremation Center, located at 305 North Potomac Street

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 7:00 PM at Potomac Valley Cremation Center, located at 305 North Potomac Street

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted March 8, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, March 13th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, March 13th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Luke 13: 23 - 24 and 29 - 35


Sermon: The Narrow Way

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted March 7, 2022
From Our Leadership Board
From Our Leadership Board:

Effective Monday, February 28, 2022

Welcome to First Christian Church!

As per the CDC Guidelines, Masks are optional inside our Church Building.

We strive to keep everyone safe, so please feel free to take a mask if you wish to do so.

Thank you for Worshiping with us today!

Posted March 1, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, March 6th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, March 6th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Luke 4: 1 - 13


Sermon: Temptation and Suffering

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted February 28, 2022
Farewell Celebration for Rev. Victoria Wick
Join us on Sunday, February 27th as we say farewell to Rev. Victoria Wick during our Worship Service.

We will have a reception after the Worship Service.

Please join us as we wish her well on her next adventure.
Posted February 15, 2022
Ash Wednesday Services
Join us on Wednesday, March 2nd for our Ash Wednesday Services:

12:00 Noon
12:30 PM
5:00 PM
5:30 PM
6:00 PM
6:30 PM

Each Service will be approximately 1/2 hour.
Posted February 15, 2022
Survey Results - Follow-Up
Rev. David will be presenting his findings, what has changed, and a chance for you to ask questions.

Join us on Thursday, March 17th at 5:30 PM in Fellowship Hall.
Posted February 15, 2022
Congregational Meeting
We will be having a Congregational Meeting on Sunday, May 22nd at 11:30 AM in Fellowship Hall.

More details forthcoming...
Posted February 15, 2022
Lenten Bible Study during Sunday School
Beginning Sunday, March 6th
Lead by Rev. Fred Harris

“Resurrection and Life after Death”

Posted February 15, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, February 20th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, February 20th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Luke 6: 27 - 38


Sermon: The Core of the Gospel

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted February 15, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, February 13th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, February 13th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Luke 6: 17 - 26


Sermon: Blessings for the Poor

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted February 10, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, February 6th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, February 6th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15: 1 - 11


Sermon: Being Saved

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted February 2, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, January 23rd
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, January 23rd at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Nehemiah 8: 1 - 10


Sermon: Rejuvenating the Faith

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted January 18, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, January 16th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, January 16th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 12: 1 - 11


Sermon: Learning What We Didn't Know

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted January 10, 2022
Celebration of Life Service for Joseph Alan Morgan
Joseph Alan Morgan passed away on Monday, December 27, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, January 15th:
Visitation will be from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at John P. Feeney Funeral Home, located at 625 North 4th Street, Reading, PA

Saturday, January 15th:
A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11:00 AM at John P. Feeney Funeral Home, located at 625 North 4th Street, Reading, PA

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted January 6, 2022
Celebration of Life Service for Patricia Diane Shewbridge
Patricia Diane Shewbridge passed away on Thursday, January 6, 2022.

Arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, April 23rd:

Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Rest Haven Funeral Home, located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM at Rest Haven Funeral Home, located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted January 6, 2022
Worship Service - Sunday, January 9th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, January 9th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Acts 8: 14 - 17 and Luke 3: 15 - 17 and 21 - 22

Sermon: Faith and the Year ahead

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted January 5, 2022
Celebration of Life Service for Romaine Gaynell Stottlemyer
Romaine Gaynell Stottlemyer passed away on Saturday, December 18, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Monday, December 27th:
Visitation will be from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Minnich Funeral Home, located at 415 East Wilson Boulevard

Monday, December 27th:
A Celebration of Life Service will be at 1:00 PM at Minnich Funeral Home, located at 415 East Wilson Boulevard

Burial will be at Beaver Creek Cemetery.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted December 23, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, December 26th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, December 26th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Luke 2: 1 - 21

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Sermon: Not the King We Asked For

Rev. Victoria R. Wick will be preaching.
Posted December 22, 2021
Special Offering for Kentucky
We will be having a special collection on Sunday, December 19th to support the Week of Compassion. Please write the check to First Christian Church and in the memo line "WOC - Kentucky" or you can donate directly through the Week of Compassion Website.
Posted December 17, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, December 19th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, December 19th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Luke 1: 39 - 45 and 46 - 55

Sermon: Love and Christmas

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted December 13, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, December 12th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, December 12th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Isaiah 12: 2 - 6 and Luke 3: 7 - 18

Sermon: The Joy of Winnowing

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted December 9, 2021
Christmas Eve Services
Join us on
Christmas Eve
Friday, December 24th
at 5:00 PM for our
Family Service
and
at 11:00 PM for our
Candlelight Service

Merry Christmas to All!
Posted November 30, 2021
The Longest Night Service
Join us on
Sunday, December 19th
at 2:00 PM

This special Worship Service that honors people that have lost loved ones and are experiencing grief.

"A Time of Grief & Lament"

The Church will be open at 1:30 PM.
Masks are required.
Posted November 30, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, December 5th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, December 5th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Malachi 3: 1 - 4 and Luke 1: 67 - 79

Sermon: Peace and Faith

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted November 30, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, November 21st
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, November 21st at 10:00 AM.

Scripture:John 18: 28 - 37

Sermon: The Other Kingdom

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted November 15, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, November 14th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, November 14th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Hebrews 10: 11 - 25, Mark 13: 1 - 8, and Daniel 12: 1 - 3

Sermon: Pain in the Temple

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted November 10, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, November 7th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, November 7th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: 1 Kings 17:8-16

Sermon: The Generosity of Widows

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted November 1, 2021
Congregational Vote - 2022 Budget and Revisions to By-Laws
On Sunday, November 21st we ask that the Congregational Members of First Christian Church vote on approving the 2022 Budget and revisions to the By-Laws.

Voting will take place after the Worship Service, via a ballot provided that morning, the mail-in ballot, or via the Constant Contact email that will be sent on Sunday, November 21st.

Copies of the 2022 Budget and revisions to the By-Laws will be available on Sunday, November 14th at the Welcome Center. If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted November 1, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, October 31st
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, October 31st at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 12: 28 - 34

Sermon: The Prime Commandment

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted October 28, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, October 17th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, October 17th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 10: 35 - 45

Sermon: Following in the Dark

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted October 12, 2021
Arrangements for Shannon Norris
Shannon Norris passed away on Tuesday, October 5, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Sunday, October 10th:
Visitation will be from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home, located at 1331 Eastern Boulevard

Monday, October 11th:
A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11:00 AM at First Christian Church, located at 1345 Potomac Avenue

Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery, located at 127 Britner Avenue


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted October 6, 2021
Arrangements for Lois Cornelia Shank
Lois Shank passed away on Monday, October 4, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, October 16th:

Visitation will be from 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM at
Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, located at 1331 Eastern Boulevard.

A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11:00 AM at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, located at 1331 Eastern Boulevard.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted October 6, 2021
Arrangements for Jane Blankenship
Jane Blankenship passed away on Thursday, September 30, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, October 8th:

Visitation will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Minnich Funeral Home, located at 415 Wilson Boulevard;

Saturday, October 9th:

A Celebration of Life Service will be at 12:30 PM at Minnich Funeral Home, located at 415 Wilson Boulevard

Interment will be held at Rose Hill Cemetery, located at 600 South Potomac Street.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted October 4, 2021
Congregational Vote - Interim Minister
On Sunday, November 14th we ask that the Congregational Members of First Christian Church vote on accepting the nomination of Rev. Dr. David T. Britt as our Interim Minister until the process of hiring a permanent Senior Minister is completed.

Voting will take place after the Worship Service, via a ballot provided that morning, the mail-in ballot, or via the Constant Contact email that will be emailed out on Sunday, November 14th.

If you would like to receive Rev. Britt's Bio or have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted October 4, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, October 10th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, October 10th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 10: 17 - 27

Sermon: The Hard Kingdom

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted October 4, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, October 3rd
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, October 3rd at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Job 1: 1 and 2: 1 - 10

Sermon: The Patience of Job

Rev. Dr. David T. Britt will be preaching.
Posted September 29, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, September 26th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, September 26th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 8: 1 - 21

Sermon: Remember the Loaves and Fishes

Rev. Victoria R. Wick will be preaching.
Posted September 21, 2021
Celebration of Life Service for Diane Pugh
Diane Pugh passed away on Tuesday, September 14, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday, September 22nd:

Visitation will be held from 11:00 AM to 12:00 Noon at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, located at 1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD

A Celebration of Life Service will be held 12:00 Noon at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, located at 1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD

Interment will be held at Rest Haven Cemetery, located at Rest Haven Cemetery, located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Posted September 17, 2021
Celebration of Life Service for Barbara Munson
Barbara Munson passed away on Friday, September 10, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, September 18th:

Visitation will be from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Rest Haven Funeral Home, located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue

A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, September 18th at 11:00 AM at Rest Haven Funeral Home, located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office, 301733.0144.

Posted September 13, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, September 19th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, September 19th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Colossians 3: 12 - 17

Sermon: Wait, Wait, One More Thing!

Rev. Jake M. Caldwell will be preaching.
Posted September 13, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, September 12th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, September 12th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 8: 27 - 38

Sermon:The One We Really Need

Rev. Jake M. Caldwell will be preaching.
Posted September 8, 2021
Celebration of Life Service for George Richard Johnson, Sr.
George Richard Johnson, Sr. passed away on Monday, August 30, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Posted September 3, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, September 5th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, September 5th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Proverbs 22: 1 - 9 and 22 - 23

Sermon: The Lord Is The Maker of Them All

Rev. Jake M. Caldwell will be preaching
.
Posted September 2, 2021
Celebration of Life Service for Samuel Gardner Reel, Jr.
Samuel Gardner Reel, Jr. passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Posted August 30, 2021
Celebration of Life Service for Catherine Louise Banzhoff
Catherine Louise Banzhoff passed away on Wednesday, August 18, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Posted August 25, 2021
Blessing of the Backpacks and Promotion Sunday
On Sunday, September 12th join us for

Blessing of the Backpacks
(during the 10:00 AM Worship Service)

and

Promotion Sunday
(during Sunday School at 11:00 AM)
Posted August 24, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, August 29th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, August 29th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Song of Solomon 2: 8 - 17

Sermon: To Love and Be Loved

Rev. Jake M. Caldwell will be preaching
.
Posted August 24, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, August 22nd
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, August 22nd at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Ephesians 6: 10 - 20

Sermon: The Perils of Christendom

Rev. Jake M. Caldwell will be preaching
.
Posted August 17, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, August 15th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, August 15th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: John 6: 51 - 58

Sermon: The Fleshliness of Faith

Rev. Jake M. Caldwell will be preaching.
Posted August 11, 2021
Masking Required in Church Building/Youth House
Due to the CDC recommendations, please wear masks inside the Church Building.
Posted August 5, 2021
Fellowship Time - Postponed
Due to the CDC Guidance, Fellowship Time on Sunday Mornings will be postponed.
Posted August 5, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, August 8th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, August 8th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Ephesians 4: 25 - 5: 2

Sermon: When The Truth Hurts

Rev. Jake M. Caldwell will be preaching.
Posted August 3, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, August 1st
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, August 1st at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Ephesians 4: 1 - 16

Sermon: Calling

Rev. Jake M. Caldwell will be preaching
Posted July 27, 2021
Worship Service - Sunday, July 25th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, July 25th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Psalm 14 and 2 Samuel 11: 1 - 15

Sermon: King David: Good Guy or Bad Guy

Rev. Fred M. Harris will be preaching
Posted July 21, 2021
Sunday School Class Offerings
Join us on Sunday Mornings from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM for Sunday School. We offer classes for all ages.

Contact the Church Office if you have any questions, 301.733.0144
Posted July 13, 2021
Fellowship Time - Sunday Mornings
Please join us for Fellowship Time from 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM and enjoy a cup of coffee while saying Hi to folks you haven't seen or Hello to those you've never met.
Posted July 13, 2021
Worship Service - July 18th
Please join us for Worship this Sunday, July 18th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 6: 30 - 34 and 2 Samuel 7: 1 - 14 a

Sermon: The Church is a Place

Rev. Fred M. Harris will be preaching
Posted July 13, 2021
Join us for Worship on Sunday, July 11th
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, July 11th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 6: 14 - 39

Sermon: This text will make you want to throw up

Rev. Fred M. Harris will be preaching
Posted July 7, 2021
Update from the Welcome Back Team (WBT)
Please see the Announcement from the WBT

WBT Communication to Congregation – June 27, 2021
Posted June 29, 2021
Celebration of Life Service for Marie Claire Fleming Barnhart
Marie Claire Fleming Barnhart passed away on Monday, June 28, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Posted June 29, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - July 4th
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, July 4th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 12: 13 - 17, Acts 10: 34 - 35, and Philippians 3: 20

Sermon: What day is it?

Rev. Fred M. Harris will be preaching
Posted June 28, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - June 27th
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, June 27th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 5: 21 - 34

Sermon: Embodied Faith

Rev. Victoria R. Wick will be preaching
Posted June 24, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - June 20th
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, June 20th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 4:35 - 41, Psalm 9: 9 - 20, and 1 Samuel 17: 23 - 24 and 34 - 35
Sermon: The Courage To Be
Rev. Fred Harris will be preaching
Posted June 16, 2021
A Cause We Can All Get Behind
Baby Bottle Diaper Drive

Sunday, May 30th through Sunday, July 4th

How many Baby Bottles can we FILL?
We all have loose change laying around the house!

Grab a Baby Bottle from the Pack-N-Play located in the
Upper Tower Room, fill it, and put it back in the Pack-N-Play.

We are also collecting diapers and pull-ups.

FCC let's make sure the
bottoms of children in our community are covered.
Posted June 3, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - June 13th
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, June 13th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 4: 26 - 34
Sermon: Growth: Mysterious, Momentous, Miraculous
Pastor Ben Manning will be preaching
Posted June 3, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - June 6th - Youth Sunday
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, June 6th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Matthew 19: 26
Sermon: Never Impossible
Danielle Kerns will be preaching
Posted June 3, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - May 30th
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, May 30th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: John 3: 1 - 17
Sermon: A Complete Makeover
Pastor Ben Manning will be preaching
Posted May 24, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - May 23rd
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, May 23rd at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Acts 2: 1 - 21
Sermon: Still a Few Bugs to Work Out
Pastor Ben Manning will be preaching
Posted May 18, 2021
Celebration of Life Service for Helen Holtzmann Plummer
Helen Holtzmann Plummer passed away on Saturday, November 14, 2020.

The arrangements are as follows:

Posted May 14, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - May 16th
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, May 16th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Luke 24: 44 - 53
Sermon: Connected to God
Pastor Ben Manning will be preaching

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.

Childcare is available during Worship (limited spaces for newborn-3 yrs)

We also offer a Worship & Wonder Program during Worship (3 yrs./potty trained required through 4th grade)

Posted May 11, 2021
Vacation Bible School
Sunday, June 27th - Thursday, July 1st

Children ages three (3) and fully potty-trained (by July 1, 2021) through youth entering 6th grade (Fall 2021) are invited to join us.

This is a FREE VBS.
Posted May 6, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - May 9th
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, May 9th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Exodus 15: 19 - 22a
Sermon: Miriam's Song
Rev. Victoria R. Wick will be preaching

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.

Childcare is available during Worship (limited spaces for newborn-3 yrs)

We also offer a Worship & Wonder Program during Worship (3 yrs./potty trained required through 4th grade)

Posted May 6, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - May 2nd
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, May 2nd at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Acts 8: 26 - 40 and John 15: 1 - 8
Sermon: Grits and Grace
Pastor Ben Manning will be preaching

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.

Childcare is available during Worship (limited spaces for newborn-3 yrs)

We also offer a Worship & Wonder Program during Worship (3 yrs./potty trained required through 4th grade)

Posted April 27, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - April 25th
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, April 25th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Psalm 8 and Genesis 1: 20 - 31
Sermon: The Last Earth Day
Rev. Jeff Stinehelfer will be preaching

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.

Childcare is available during Worship (limited spaces for newborn-3 yrs)

We also offer a Worship & Wonder Program during Worship (3 yrs./potty trained required through 4th grade)

Posted April 21, 2021
Arrangements for William "Bill" Perry
William "Bill" Henry Perry, Sr. passed away on Tuesday, April 13, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Visitation - Monday, April 19th:

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM - at the William F. Sellers Funeral Home, located at 297 Philadelphia Avenue, Chambersburg, PA

Celebration of Life Service - Monday, April 19tH:

11:00 AM - at the William F. Sellers Funeral Home, located at 297 Philadelphia Avenue, Chambersburg, PA

Interment will follow the Celebration of Life Service at Norland Cemetery, located at 2295 Philadelphia Avenue, Chambersburg, PA

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

Posted April 15, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - April 18th
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, April 18th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: 1 John 3: 1 - 7
Sermon: In the Family
Rev. Jake M. Caldwell will be preaching

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.

Childcare is available during Worship (limited spaces for newborn-3 yrs)

We also offer a Worship & Wonder Program during Worship (3 yrs./potty trained required through 4th grade)

Posted April 13, 2021
In-Person Worship Service - April 11th
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, April 11th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: John 20: 19 - 31
Sermon: The Wounded Savior
Rev. Victoria R. Wick will be preaching

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.

Childcare is available during Worship (limited spaces for newborn-3 yrs)

We also offer a Worship & Wonder Program during Worship (3 yrs./potty trained required through 4th grade)

Posted April 6, 2021
In-Person Easter Worship Services
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, April 4, 2021 at 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 16: 1 - 8
Sermon: Even in Galilee

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage unde
r the "YouTube" banner.
Posted March 30, 2021
Arrangements for Ruby Staley
Ruby Elizabeth Staley passed away on Sunday, March 28, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Visitation - Friday, April 2nd:

11:00 AM to 12:00 Noon - at the Andrew K. Coffman Funeral Home, located at 40 East Antietam Street, Hagerstown

Celebration of Life Service - Friday, April 2nd:

12:00 Noon - at the Andrew K. Coffman Funeral Home, located at 40 East Antietam Street, Hagerstown

Interment will follow the Celebration of Life Service at Rose Hill Cemetery, located at 600 South Potomac Street, Hagerstown

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

Posted March 29, 2021
In-Person Worship Service
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, March 28th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Mark 11: 1 - 11
Sermon: Join the Parade

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage unde
r the "YouTube" banner.
Posted March 24, 2021
In-Person Worship Service
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, March 21st at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: John 12: 20 - 33
Sermon: You Only Have to Die

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage unde
r the "YouTube" banner.
Posted March 16, 2021
Holy Week
Palm Sunday is Sunday, March 28th. We will be having one service at 10:00 AM. The Church will be open at 9:00 AM. Seating in the Sanctuary/Balcony will be limited to 100 individuals. We will live-stream in Fellowship Hall to accommodate 50 individuals. Please RSVP (by Wednesday, March 24th at 12:00 Noon) by contacting Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144 or via email, diannaplotner@fcchagerstown.org

Good Friday is Friday, April 2nd. We will be having a Good Friday/Passion Themed Service at 7:00 PM. The Church will be open at 6:00 PM. Seating will be limited to 100 individuals in the Sanctuary/Balcony. No RSVP is required.

Easter is Sunday, April 4th. We will be having two services; one at 9:00 AM and one at 11:00 AM. The Church will be open at 8:00 AM. At each Service, seating in the Sanctuary/Balcony will be limited to 100 individuals. We will live-stream in Fellowship Hall to accommodate 50 individuals. Please RSVP (by Wednesday, March 31st at 12:00 Noon)

by contacting Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144 or via email, diannaplotner@fcchagerstown.org

Each of these services will be live-streamed on FaceBook and our Website via YouTube.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0133 or via email, diannaplotner@fcchagerstown.org.
Posted March 16, 2021
Arrangements for Bob Schooley
Robert (Bob) Wayne Schooley passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, March 25th:

Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Rest Haven Funeral Home (located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown)

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM
at Rest Haven Funeral Home (located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown)

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted March 16, 2021
Arrangements for Joanne V. Spiller
Joanne V. Spiller passed away on Thursday, March 4, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, March 19th:

Visitation will be held from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Stauffer Funeral Home (located at 1621 Oppossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD)

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

Posted March 9, 2021
In-Person Worship Service
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, March 14th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Ephesians 2:1-10
Sermon: A Brutal Obituary

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage unde
r the "YouTube" banner.
Posted March 9, 2021
Holy Week
More details forthcoming.

Save the dates/times:

Palm Sunday, March 28th - 10:00 AM In-Person and Live Stream available via FaceBook and YouTube. RSVP Requested

Good Friday, Friday, April 2nd - 7:00 PM - In-Person and Live Stream available via FaceBook and YouTube. A Passion Themed Service.

Easter Sunday, April 4th - 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM - In-Person and Live Stream available via FaceBook and YouTube. RSVP Requested
Posted March 4, 2021
In-Person Worship Service
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, March 7th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: John 2:13-22
Sermon:Centrifugal Worship

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.
Posted March 3, 2021
In-Person Worship Service
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, February 28th at 10:00 AM.

Scripture: Genesis: 17: 1 - 16
Sermon: Skin In The Game

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.
Posted February 22, 2021
Arrangements for Nevin Fouke
Nevin Lee Fouke passed away on Sunday, February 21, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday, February 24th:

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

Thursday, February 25th:

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM at Rest Haven Funeral Home (located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown)

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted February 22, 2021
Arrangements for Joni James Jackson
Joni James Jackson passed away on Thursday, February 18, 2021.

The arrangements are as follows:

Tuesday, February 23rd

Visitation will be held at Minnich Funeral Home, located at 415 East Wilson Boulevard, from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 5:00 PM at Minnich Funeral Home, located at 415 East Wilson Boulevard.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted February 22, 2021
In-Person Worship Service
There will be In-Person Worship this Sunday, February 21st at 10:00 AM.

The Church will open at 9:30 AM.

You can also join us for worship on Facebook or our Website.

A live stream and pre-recorded option will be available.

If you wish to join the live stream, you can view the bulletin located on our Homepage under the "YouTube" banner.
Posted February 19, 2021
Ash Wednesday Services
Ash Wednesday is this Wednesday, February 17th.

Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent. It takes its name from the ceremonial imposition of ashes on the foreheads of worshipers as a sign of human sin and mortality.
Posted February 17, 2021
Jazz Vespers
What is a Jazz Vespers Service?

Jazz Vespers is a contemporary take on an ancient prayer service. The
Posted January 20, 2021
Week of Compassion
The Week of Compassion began on Sunday, February 21st.

Our Goal is $22,000.00!

When you share your gifts to Week of Compassion, you "Let Love Flow." Your generosity ensures that, even in the midst of uncertainty, the transforming power of compassion continues to change the world.


Posted January 14, 2021
Vote Deadline - Thursday, January 14, 2021
On Tuesday, December 8th the Leadership Board unanimously approved the nominee presented by the Search and Call Committee for Minister of Congregational and Community Care.
Posted January 7, 2021
Virtual Christmas Eve Services
Merry Christmas to all!

Our Virtual Christmas Eve Services will be available to view on Wednesday, December 23rd at 5:00 PM via our FaceBook Page or on our YouTube Page.

"10Do not be afraid; for see—I am bringing you good news of great joy for all the people: 11to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is the Messiah, the Lord."

NRSV Luke 2: 10 - 11
Posted December 21, 2020
Virtual Meet and Greet and Voting Info
On Tuesday, December 8th the Leadership Board unanimously approved the nominee presented by the Search and Call Committee for Minister of Congregational and Community Care.


Posted December 21, 2020
Update Regarding In-Person Worship, Meetings, and Events
Due to the COVID19 Positive Rate going above 10% in Washington County, all Worship Services, Worship & Wonder, Sunday School Classes, Meetings, and Events within the Church have been cancelled.


Posted November 30, 2020
In-Person Worship / Worship & Wonder Cancelled for 11/29
We have just been informed that the COVID19 Positive Rate has gone above 10% in Washington County. Due to this increase in positive cases, our In-Person Worship Service, Worship & Wonder, and Sunday School Classes have been cancelled for this Sunday, November 29th.

Please join us on FaceBook or YouTube for our pre-recorded Worship Service and Wonder & Worship Service.

This also includes all In-Person Meetings and Activities taking place in the Church in the near future. We will keep you updated to other changes as we are made aware of them.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144, via cell phone, 240.357.1494, or via email, diannaplotner@fcchagerstown.org.

Posted November 28, 2020
Arrangments for Helen Holtzmann Plummer
Helen Holtzmann Plummer passed away on Saturday, November 14, 2020.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held in the Spring of 2021.

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted November 20, 2020
In-Person Worship / Worship & Wonder - November 22nd
Join us on Sunday, November 22nd at 10:00 AM for our In-Person Worship Service in the Sanctuary.

Also, we will be offering Worship & Wonder for Children 3 years old (MUST be potty trained) on or before September 1, 2020 through children in 4th Grade in Fellowship Hall during the Worship Service.

You can reserve a seat (for both Worship and Worship & Wonder) by using the link in your weekly e-blast or by contacting Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Guests are welcome without a reservation until the safe seating capacity of the Sanctuary has been reached.

Our Social Distancing Policy is in effect.
Posted November 20, 2020
In-Person Worship / Worship & Wonder - November 15th
Join us on Sunday, November 15th at 10:00 AM for our In-Person Worship Service in the Sanctuary.

Also, we will be offering Worship & Wonder for Children 3 years old (MUST be potty trained) on or before September 1, 2020 through children in 4th Grade in Fellowship Hall during the Worship Service.

You can reserve a seat (for both Worship and Worship & Wonder) by using the link in your weekly e-blast or by contacting Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Guests are welcome without a reservation until the safe seating capacity of the Sanctuary has been reached.

Our Social Distancing Policy is in effect.

Posted November 11, 2020
In-Person Worship & Wonder Cancelled - 11/8

There are NO children signed up to attend Worship & Wonder tomorrow, Sunday November 8th, so there will be NO in person Worship & Wonder.  Please watch our service online. 😊

We hope to see you on Sunday, November 15th at 10:00 AM, please RSVP by Friday, November 13th at 2:00 PM by either calling the Church Office, 301.733.0144 or email Dianna at diannaplotner@fcchagerstown.org.
Posted November 7, 2020
Arrangements for John Austin Latimer, III (Jack)
John Austin Latimer, III (Jack) passed away on Thursday, October 29, 2020.

The arrangements are as follows:

Monday, November 2, 2020

Visitation will be held between 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home (located at 1331 Eastern Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD)

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 10:00 AM at First Christian Church (located at 1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD).

Interment will be following the service at Rose Hill Cemetery (located at 600 South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD)

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted November 1, 2020
In-Person Worship Services Begins
Join us beginning on Sunday, November 1st at 10:00 AM for In-Person Worship Services in our Sanctuary on Sundays.

We will be offering Worship and Wonder for our children ages 3 to 4th Grade in Fellowship Hall.

We are starting with a limit of 75 in the Sanctuary.

Our Social Distancing Policy is in effect.

Please RSVP by either calling Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144, or by emailing her at diannaplotner@fcchagerstown.org, by Fridays at Noon.

Posted October 27, 2020
Arrangements for Earlene Grim Fahey
Earlene Grim Fahey passed away on Monday, October 19, 2020.

The arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, November 28, 2020

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

If you have any questions, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.
Posted October 27, 2020
Arrangements for Dr. Phyllis Hamburg Hunley
Dr. Phyllis Hamburg Hunley passed away on Thursday, October 8, 2020.

The arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Visitation will be from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Rest Haven Funeral Home, located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD

Friday, October 16, 2020

A graveside service will take place at 3:00 PM at Rest Haven Cemetery, located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD.
Posted October 12, 2020
Arrangements for Mary Kathryn Thomas McCleaf
Mary Kathryn Thomas McCleaf passed away on Sunday, October 4, 2020.

The arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, October 8, 2020

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

Friday, October 9, 2020

A grave-side service will take place at 11:00 AM at Rest Haven Cemetery, located at 1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD.
Posted October 7, 2020
Wednesday Night Vesper Service
Join us on Wednesday evenings for our 7:00 PM Vesper Service.

Doors will open up at 6:30 PM.

Please contact Dianna in the Church Office to RSVP.

Limited seating available.
Posted October 2, 2020
Arrangements for Connie Scott
Constance "Connie" A. (Erickson) Scott passed away on Tuesday, September 15, 2020.

The arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Visitation will be from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, located at 50 South Broad Street in Waynesboro, PA


A private grave-side service will take place at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park (17636 West Washington Street, Hagerstown, MD) at the convenience of the family.

Posted September 22, 2020
Blessing of the Backpacks and Promotion Sunday
Sunday, September 13th
from 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
in the FCC Church Parking Lot
Posted September 1, 2020
Celebrating Our College Seniors
Are you graduating College this Spring? We would like to celebrate your accomplishments.
Posted May 6, 2020
A Heartfelt Thank You

Dear FCC, it is so hard to lose my best friend, Richard. He had several cardiac arrests. He never woke up, didn’t know what had happened to him and did not suffer. He peacefully went to be with our Lord. 

Posted May 5, 2020
Good Friday Virtual Vespers
Join us on Good Friday, April 10th for our Good Friday Virtual Vespers at 4:00 PM on our Facebook Page or on our Website.
Posted April 8, 2020
Maundy Thursday Virtual Vespers
Please join us on Maundy Thursday, April 9th at 4:00 PM for our Maundy Thursday Virtual Vespers on our Facebook Page or on our Website.
Posted April 8, 2020
Drive-In Worship - Suspended

Due to Coronavirus concerns, we have to suspend our Drive-In Worship Service this Sunday.

Please visit our website or Facebook Page for our video services.


Posted March 30, 2020
Join us for Drive-In Worship this Sunday, March 29th

Drive-in worship, Sunday at 10:00 AM at First Christian Church.

You are invited to park in the church parking lot and tune into the service on your car radio or portable electronic device (smartphone, tablet, etc.)

Due to Coronavirus concerns, the church building will not be accessible for any reason (no restrooms) and no communion elements or bulletins will be distributed. Bring your own communion supplies if you wish.

A special musical prelude will be broadcast at 9:45 for radio listeners.

Posted March 27, 2020
Update from Rev. Jake M. Caldwell

Dear Friends,

I'm sure by now you have heard that Governor Larry Hogan has mandated the closure of all non-essential businesses in Maryland. The First Christian Church office will be closed beginning on Tuesday, March 24th. I wanted to make you aware of how this will impact some vital functions of the congregation until we are able to return to normal operations.

Posted March 24, 2020
Little Pantry
In these trying times, we are called to remember our neighbors in need.

First Christian will continue to stock our little pantry. If you would like to make a contribution of non-perishable items, please place them directly into the Little Pantry located on Potomac Avenue.

Take what you need. Leave what you can.
Posted March 20, 2020
Keep In Touch With FCC!

You can sign yourself up to receive communications from First Christian. CLICK HERE

Posted March 20, 2020
Pastoral Letter from Rev. Jake Caldwell

Dear Friends,

I was reminded this week of some wise and timely words a three-year-old uttered to me, her anxious father. Seven years ago, this week, I was fast asleep one night.

Posted March 17, 2020
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

   First Christian Church of Hagerstown MD

March 12, 2020

On March 12, Governor Larry Hogan instituted several state-wide measures to curtail the spread of the Coronavirus, including a two-week closure of schools and a ban on gatherings of 250 people. In response, the leadership of First Christian Church has decided to cancel all church related activities and all non-church functions scheduled on church property, including worship, from Friday March 13th through Saturday March 28th. We will evaluate the potential to hold worship on Sunday March 29th as public officials continue to release additional details about the Coronavirus pandemic and issue further guidance.

Posted March 12, 2020
Worship Services - Sunday, March 15th - Cancelled

All Church Activities for Sunday, March 15th have been cancelled.

This includes Worship, Worship and Wonder, Fellowship, and Sunday School.

Posted March 12, 2020
Can I Get A Sign?
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, March 15th, Third Sunday In Lent.

Based on Scripture from Exodus 17: 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted March 10, 2020
A Song for the Journey
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, March 8th, Second Sunday In Lent.

Based on Scripture from Genesis 12: 1 - 4 and Psalm 121

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted March 3, 2020
Holy Week Schedule
Sunday, April 5th - Palm Sunday
Worship Service - 10:00 AM
No Fellowship Time - No Sunday School
Palm Sunday Fun Day! A Celebration of the Easter Season for Children and Their Families - 11:15 AM - 2:00 PM

Thursday, April 9th - Maundy Thursday Cantata - "A Journey to Hope" by Joseph Martin
Worship Service - 7:00 PM

Sunday, April 12th - Easter Sunday
Worship Services - 8:30 AM (with Baptisms) and 11:00 AM
Worship & Wonder will be offered during both services
Childcare for birth to 3 years old will be provided during both services
No Fellowship Time - No Sunday School

Posted February 27, 2020
Palm Sunday Fun Day! - Cancelled
Palm Sunday Fund Day!

A Celebration of the Easter Season for Children and Their Families.

Sunday, April 5th from 11:15 AM until 2:00 PM

Posted February 27, 2020
Naked and Afraid
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, March 1st, First Sunday In Lent.

Based on Scripture from Genesis 2: 15 - 17 and 3: 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted February 27, 2020
Light of the Mountains and the Valleys
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, February 23rd, Transfiguration Sunday.

Based on Scripture from Matthew 17: 1 - 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted February 18, 2020
Ash Wednesday Service Times
Please join us on Wednesday, February 26th for our 30 minute Ash Wednesday Services:

12:00 Noon

12:30 PM

5:30 PM

6:00 PM

6:30 PM

7:00 PM

Posted February 11, 2020
Don't Go To Jail
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, February 16th, the Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany.

Based on Scripture from Matthew 5: 21 - 26

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted February 11, 2020
Check Your Bait
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, January 26th, the Third Sunday after the Epiphany.

Based on Scripture from Matthew 4: 12 - 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted January 22, 2020
A God Who Calls
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, January 19th, the Second Sunday after the Epiphany.

Based on Scripture from 1 Corinthians 1: 1 - 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted January 15, 2020
Arrangements for Nancy Ann Russell
Nancy Ann Russell passed away on Tuesday, December 31, 2019.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, January 31, 2020

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

Reception to follow in Fellowship Hall

Saturday, February 1, 2020

Interment will take place at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park (17636 West Washington Street, Hagerstown, MD).

Posted January 14, 2020
What Is The Meaning Of This?
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, January 12th, the Baptism of the Lord.

Based on Scripture from Matthew 3: 13 - 17

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted January 7, 2020
Handling Our Inheritance
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, January 5th, the Second Sunday After Christmas Day.

Based on Scripture from Ephesians 1: 3 - 14

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted December 30, 2019
A Pioneer, a Brother, a Liberator, and a Priest
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, December 29th, the First Sunday After Christmas.

Based on Scripture from Hebrews 2: 10 - 18

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted December 23, 2019
Arrangements for Gwendolyn Germaine Bishop
Gwendolyn Germaine Bishop passed away on Friday, December 20, 2019.

The arrangements are as follows:

Monday, December 23rd

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

Tuesday, December 24th

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) at 9:30 AM

Interment will take place at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park (17636 West Washington Street, Hagerstown, MD).

Posted December 23, 2019
Our Once and Future Faith
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, December 22nd, the Fourth Sunday Of Advent.

Based on Scripture from Matthew 2: 13 - 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted December 17, 2019
Christmas Eve Services

Tuesday, December 24th: Christmas Eve

Family Service with Lessons and Carols at 4:00 PM

Childcare provided for birth to 4 years old

 

Candlelight Communion Service at 8:00 PM

Childcare provided for birth to 3rd Grade

Posted December 10, 2019
All the Light We Can't Yet See
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, December 15th, the Third Sunday Of Advent.

Based on Scripture from Matthew 2: 1 - 12

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted December 10, 2019
Arrangements for Gloria Ellen McKee
Gloria Ellen McKee passed away on Tuesday, December 3, 2019.

The arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, December 7th

Visitation will be at Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM.

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) 11:30 AM



Posted December 5, 2019
Arrangements for Henrietta Betty Gray
Henrietta Betty Gray passed away on Saturday, November 30, 2019.

The arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, December 5th

Visitation will be at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) 11:00 AM

A Light Reception will be held at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the Service.

Posted December 3, 2019
Righteousness Redefined
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, December 8th, the Second Sunday Of Advent and our Christmas Cantata.

Based on Scripture from Matthew 1: 18 - 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted December 3, 2019
The Genesis of Jesus
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, December 1st, the First Sunday Of Advent.

Based on Scripture from Matthew 1: 1 - 17

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted November 25, 2019
Arrangements for Rodney "Rod" Thomas Pearson, Sr.
Rodney "Rod" Thomas Pearson, Sr. passed away on Saturday, November 16, 2019.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, November 22nd

Visitation will be at Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home (7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro, MD) from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Saturday, November 23rd

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home (7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro, MD) at 11:00 AM.

Interment will be immediately following the service at Fairview Cemetery in Keedysville.

If you need more information, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Posted November 19, 2019
Celebration of the Child

Saturday, December 7th from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Our Annual Christmas Play begins at 3:00 PM with the Celebration immediately to follow.

Posted November 19, 2019
Grateful for Being Alive
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, November 24th, the Twenty-Fourth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from I Thessalonians 5: 12 - 22

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

The Rev. Fred M. Harris, Guest Minister, will be preaching

Posted November 19, 2019
Dream Big, Then Make It Happen
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, November 17th, the Twenty-Third Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Isaiah 65: 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for children/youth begins at 11:30 AM

There will be NO Adult Sunday School this Sunday due to a Congregational Meeting at 11:30 AM.

All are welcome

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

Posted November 12, 2019
The Better Question
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, November 10th, the Twenty-Second Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Luke 20: 27 - 38

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted November 6, 2019
HARC Community Thanksgiving Service

Join us on Sunday, November 17th at 7:00 PM in our Sanctuary as we celebrate Thanksgiving.

An ecumenical, interfaith service of thanks, sponsored by the Hagerstown Area Religious Council (HARC). Service participants will include representatives of various faith traditions.

There will be a combined choir anthem with a rehearsal beginning at 6:00 PM. All vocalists are welcome to participate!

This service is free and open to the public as we express our commonality in giving thanks.

A Free Will Offering will be taken.

A Light Reception will follow the service.

Childcare will be provided for birth through 4th Grade.


Posted October 29, 2019
Battling the Beasts
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, November 3rd, the Twenty-First Sunday After Pentecost / All Saints Sunday.

Based on Scripture from Daniel 7: 1 - 18

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted October 29, 2019
Come Hungry or Leave Empty
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, October 27th, the Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Luke 18: 9 - 14

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted October 23, 2019
How About Now?
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, October 20th, the Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Luke 18: 1 - 8

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted October 15, 2019
Celebration of Life Service for John Jermain Porter
John Jermain Porter passed away on Wednesday, October 2, 2019.

The arrangements are as follows:

Tuesday, October 8th

Visitation will be at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM.

Tuesday, October 8th

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 3:00 PM.

A Light Reception will be held at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the Service.

If you need more information, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Posted October 4, 2019
Congregational Meeting

There will be a Congregational Meeting on Sunday, November 17th at 11:30 AM in Fellowship Hall

There will be NO Adult Sunday School.

We will be voting on the 2020 Budget and Revised By-Laws.

All are welcomed to attend.

Posted October 2, 2019
No Fellowship Time

There will be No Fellowship Time on Sunday, October 6th.

Fellowship Time will resume on Sunday, October 13th.

Posted October 2, 2019
No Sunday School

There will be No Sunday School on Sunday, October 6th.

Sunday School will resume on Sunday, October 13th.

Posted October 2, 2019
Unleashing the Generosity
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, October 6th, the Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Micah 6:8 and Matthew 22: 34 - 40

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

All are welcome

The Rev. Dr. Janet A. Long, Guest Minister, will be preaching

Posted October 2, 2019
Bloom Where You're Planted
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, October 13th, the Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Jeremiah 29: 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted October 2, 2019
Speaking of Stewardship
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, September 29th,  the Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Luke 12: 16 - 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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



Posted September 24, 2019
What Would You Call Him?
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, September 22nd,  the Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Luke 16: 1 - 13

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

All are welcome

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

There is NO Sunday School today as we are hosting our Annual Church Picnic after the Worship Service.


Posted September 18, 2019
Governance Task Force Update Meeting

Please join us on Sunday, September 15th

at either 9:00 AM or 11:30 AM

in Room 108 for an update from the Governance Task Force.

 The Governance Task Force will be updating us on the new Governance Model and will be asking for YOUR input.

Posted September 9, 2019
Do Your Little Bit of Good
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, September 8th,  the Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Philemon 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted September 3, 2019
Celebration of Life Service for Mary Belle Perry
Mary Belle Perry passed away on Wednesday, August 28, 2019.

The arrangements are as follows:

Tuesday, September 3rd

Visitation will be at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM.

Tuesday, September 3rd

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

Interment will be at Rest Haven Cemetery (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) following the service.

A Light Reception will be held at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) after the Interment.

If you need more information, please contact Dianna in the Church Office, 301.733.0144.

Posted August 30, 2019
Table Talk
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, September 1st, the Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Luke 14:1 and 7 - 14

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted August 27, 2019
Keeping the Sabbath Wholly
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, August 25th, the Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Luke 13: 10 - 17

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted August 20, 2019
I Have Come To Bring Fire
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, August 18th, the Tenth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Luke 12: 49 - 56

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted August 13, 2019
Like a Thief in the Night
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, August 11th, the Ninth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Luke 12: 32 - 40

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted August 6, 2019
Annual All-You-Can-Eat Cornroast

CCCA All-You-Can-Eat Corn Roast
Camp Mary Mac on Saturday, August 17th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Food will be plentiful!


Posted July 31, 2019
Annual Church Picnic

Save the DATE!


Sunday, September 22nd ~ Time to be announced

Washington County Agricultural Educational Center

Posted July 30, 2019
Promotion Sunday
Promotion Sunday is Sunday, September 8th during our Sunday School Time (11:30 AM).

Sheets will be posted at the Welcome Center and in the Sunday Announcer as to where you child(ren) will be going.


Posted July 30, 2019
Blessing of the Backpacks

Blessing of the Backpacks

 

Sunday, September 8th during our 10:00 AM Worship Service

 

We're sending students back to school with our prayers and blessings!

 

We will also say a special prayer over all school personnel and our Micah's Backpack Program.

 

We would like to invite all students to bring your school bags to Church with you to have them blessed.

 

Come and join us!

Posted July 30, 2019
The Story We Tell About Ourselves
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, August 4th, the Eighth Sunday After Pentecost.

Based on Scripture from Luke 12: 13 - 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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted July 30, 2019
...and after he had finished...
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, July 28th - Seventh Sunday After Pentecost

Based on Scripture from Luke 11: 1 - 13

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 to 4th Grade and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

The Rev. Dr. Stephen D. Robison, Guest Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 22, 2019
Seeking The Unquenchable
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, July 21st - Sixth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on Scripture from Luke 10: 38 - 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 to 4th Grade and is offered 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 16, 2019
Disciple Fast Track Info Meeting

Disciple Fast Track Informational Meeting!

Sunday, July 28th at 11:30 AM in the Parlor
 
This 12 week study of the Old Testament runs September - November with a break in December.

It continues January - March with 12 weeks of the New Testament
 
For more information contact Cindy Reeder, via email,
cindyreeder@fcchagerstown.org, or 301.733.0144, ext. 1
 
Come see WHY You'll want to take this study!

Posted July 10, 2019
Are You Plumb?
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, July 14th - Fifth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on Scripture from Amos 7: 7 - 17

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 to 4th Grade and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

The Rev. Fred M. Harris, Guest Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 8, 2019
A Chorus of Lepers
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, July 7th - Fourth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on Scripture from 2 Kings 5: 1 - 16 and Psalm 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 to 4th Grade and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted July 1, 2019
The Sacred Potential of Change
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, June 30th - Third Sunday After Pentecost

Based on Scripture from 2 Kings 2: 1 - 14

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 to 4th Grade and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted June 25, 2019
Learning to Lead With Love
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, June 23rd - Second Sunday After Pentecost

Based on Scripture from Galatians 3: 23 - 29

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 to 4th Grade and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted June 18, 2019
The Stewardship of Pain
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, June 16th - First Sunday After Pentecost - Happy Father's Day

Based on Scripture from Romans 5: 1 - 5

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 to 4th Grade and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted June 13, 2019
A Sending Spirit

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, June 9th - Pentecost

Based on Scripture from Genesis 11: 1 - 9

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

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

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted June 3, 2019
My Peace I Give You

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, May 26th - Sixth Sunday of Easter.

Based on Scripture from John 14: 22 - 29

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 through 4th Grade and is offered during our 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted May 21, 2019
Vacation Bible School

You’re Invited to Vacation Bible School 2019!

Sunday, June 23rd - Thursday, June 27th from 6:00 PM - 8:15 PM

To Mars and Beyond: Explore Where God’s Power Can Take You


 

Posted May 20, 2019
The Unsettling Spirit and The Forbidden Buffet

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, May 19th, the Fifth Sunday of Easter

Based on Scripture from Acts 11: 1 - 18

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 and is offered during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted May 13, 2019
The Place of God In Pain

Please join us of Worship Service on Sunday, May 12th - Fourth Sunday of Easter / Mother's Day

Based on Scripture from Acts 9: 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 and takes place during the Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome.

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


Posted May 7, 2019
Tending and Fishing

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, May 5th - Third Sunday of Easter and our Anniversary Sunday.

Based on Scripture from John 21: 1 - 19

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 to 4th Grade and takes place during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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

Posted April 29, 2019
Doubting Disciples

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, April 28th - Second Sunday of Easter

Based on Scripture from John 20:19 - 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 to 4th Grade during the 10:00 AM Worship Service.

Sunday School for all ages begin at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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


Posted April 23, 2019
When It Was Still Dark

Please join us for our Easter Sunday Worship Services at 8:30 AM (with Baptisms) and 11:00 AM

Based on Scripture from John 20: 1 - 18

Childcare is provided for children birth to 4 years old from 8:00 AM until 12:30 PM.

Our Worship and Wonder Programs is for children 4 years to 4th Grade and will be offered during both Worship Services.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Jack M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted April 17, 2019
The Things That Make For Peace

Please join us for our Sunday Worship Service on Sunday, April 14th - Palm Sunday - at 10:00 AM

Based on scripture from Luke 19: 28 - 44

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 to 4th Grade during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begs at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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


Posted April 9, 2019
The Scent of Devotion

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, April 7th - Fifth Sunday in Lent

Based on Scripture from John 12: 1 -8

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

Our Worship and Wonder Programs is for children 4 years to 4th Grade and held during our 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages is held from 11:30 AM until 12:15 PM

All are welcome.

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

Posted April 2, 2019
Holy Week Schedule

Sunday, April 14th - Palm Sunday
Worship Service - 10:00 AM
No Fellowship Time - No Sunday School
Palm Sunday Fun Day! A Celebration of the Easter Season for Children and Their Families - 11:15 AM - 2:00 PM

Thursday, April 18th - Maundy Thursday Cantata - "It Is Finished" by Mary McDonald
Worship Service - 7:00 PM

Sunday, April 21st - Easter Sunday
Worship Services - 8:30 AM (with Baptisms) and 11:00 AM
Worship & Wonder will be offered during both services
Childcare for birth to 3 years old will be provided during both services
No Fellowship Time - No Sunday School

Posted March 26, 2019
You Have Been Reconciled
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, March 31st - at 10:00 AM - Fourth Sunday In Lent

Based on scripture from 2 Corinthians 5: 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 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted March 26, 2019
Does It Really Matter?

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, March 17th - at 10:00 AM - Second Sunday In Lent

Based on scripture from Luke 13: 31 - 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 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted March 12, 2019
Remember Your Story
Please join us for our Worship Service this Sunday, March 10th - First Sunday in Lent at 10:00 AM

Based on scripture from Deuteronomy 26: 1 - 11 and Luke 4: 1 - 13

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 fro children 4 years 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted March 5, 2019
Palm Sunday Fun Day

Palm Sunday Fund Day!

A Celebration of the Easter Season for Children and Their Families.

Sunday, April 14th from 11:15 AM until 2:00 PM


Posted February 27, 2019
Ash Wednesday Service Times

Please join us on Wednesday, March 6th for our 30 minute Ash Wednesday Services:

12:00 Noon

12:30 PM

5:30 PM

6:00 PM

6:30 PM

7:00 PM

Posted February 27, 2019
The Great Unveiling

Please join us for our Worship Service this Sunday, March 3rd - Transfiguration Sunday at 10:00 AM

Based on scripture from Exodus 34: 29 - 35 and 2 Corinthians 3: 12 - 4: 2

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 fro children 4 years 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.


Posted February 26, 2019
Breakfast of Champions
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, February 24th - Seventh Sunday After the Epiphany

Based on Scripture: Luke 6: 27 - 38

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 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching

Posted February 18, 2019
Arrangements for Dennis L. "Denny" Yeakle
Dennis L. "Denny" Yeakle passed away on Sunday, February 17, 2019.

The arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, February 21st

Visitation will be at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home (50 South Broad Street, Waynesboro, PA) from 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM.

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home (50 South Broad Street, Waynesboro, PA) at 2:00 PM.

Interment will be private at the convenience of the family.

Posted February 18, 2019
Arrangements for Rosalie Whittington Matthews
Rosalie Whittington Matthews passed away on Saturday, February 16, 2019.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, February 22nd

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

Saturday, February 23rd

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD) at 10:30 AM.

Interment will be at Rose Hill Cemetery (600 South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD)

A Light Reception will be held at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 11:30 AM

Posted February 18, 2019
Come Down For Your Blessing
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, February 17th - Sixth Sunday After the Epiphany

Based on Scripture: Luke 6: 17 - 26

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 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching

Posted February 12, 2019
Out To The Deep
Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, February 10th - Fifth Sunday After the Epiphany

Based on Scripture: Luke 5: 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 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching

Posted February 5, 2019
The Way of Love

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, February 3rd - Fourth Sunday After the Epiphany

Based on Scripture 1 Corinthians 13: 1 - 13

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 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching


Posted January 29, 2019
Celebration of Life Service for Joyce Ott

Joyce Ott passed away on Friday, January 25, 2019.

The arrangements are as follows:

Friday, February 1st

The Celebration Of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM at First Christian Church (located at 1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown).

There will be a Light Reception after the service in Fellowship Hall.

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

Posted January 28, 2019
Emergency Food Collection

We are hosting an Emergency Food Collection and we need YOUR HELP!

DIA (Disciples In Action) is having an emergency food collection on Sunday, February 3rd and Sunday, February 10th

All items will be given to the CAC (Community Action Council) Food Bank.

Our REASON for this emergency is CAC is anticipating a shortage due to the Government Shutdown, as food stamps will not be available for February and times, in general, are just difficult right now for many families.

All monetary donations will be used to purchase food products, make checks payable to First Christian Church and in the Memo Line "CAC."

The following is a preferred list of shelf stable food items:

Canned Chicken; Canned Fruit; Canned Tuna; Canned Vegetables; Cereal; Hamburger/Tuna Helper; Instant Potatoes; Jelly; Macaroni and Cheese Dinner Kits; Pancake Mix; Peanut Butter; Ramen Noodles; Rice and Noodle Sides; Spaghetti Noodles; Spaghetti Sauce; Syrup


Posted January 24, 2019
Myanmar Presentation

Our Senior Minister, Rev. Jake Caldwell, experienced a trip to Myanmar in November and December 2018. He is excited to share his experience with everyone.

Please join us for a presentation on Myanmar hosted by our Senior Minister, Rev. Jake M. Caldwell.

This Week of Compassion Presentation will take place on Sunday, February 24th at 11:30 AM in our Sanctuary.

All are welcome.

Posted January 22, 2019
Reach for the Heavens

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, 27th - Third Sunday After The Epiphany

Based on Scripture from Psalm 19

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 to 4th Grade, during the 10:00 AM Worship Service

Sunday School for all ages begin at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

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


Posted January 22, 2019
What's Going On In Cana?

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, January 20th - Second Sunday After the Epiphany.

Based on Scripture from John 2: 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 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.


Posted January 15, 2019
A Promise is a Promise, is a Promise...is a Promise

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, January 13th - Baptism of the Lord at 10:00 AM.

Based on scripture from Matthew 3: 13 - 17

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

Sunday School for all ages begins at 11:30 AM

All are welcome

The Rev. Dr. Stephen D. Robison will be our Guest Minister and will be preaching.

Posted January 8, 2019
Celebration of Life Service for Sandra Kelly Polm

Sandra Kelly Polm passed away on Tuesday, July 3, 2018.

The following arrangements have been made:

Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, January 19th at 1:00 PM at First Christian Church.

There will be a reception to greet the family after the service in Fellowship Hall.

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


Posted January 4, 2019
The Meddling Magi

Please join us for our Worship Service on Sunday, January 6th - Epiphany Sunday.

Based on scripture from Matthew 2: 1 - 12

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

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

Sunday School for all ages begins 11:30 AM.

All are welcome.

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

Posted January 2, 2019
New Clothes for Christmas

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, December 30th - The First Sunday After Christmas

Based on scripture from Colossians 3: 12 - 17

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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted December 24, 2018
I Much Prefer the Child

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, December 23rd - The Fourth Sunday of Advent

Based on scripture from Micah 5: 2 - 5

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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted December 18, 2018
The Gift of Silence

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, December 16th - The Third Sunday of Advent

Based on scripture from Luke 1: 69 - 79

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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted December 11, 2018
Christmas Eve Services

Monday, December 24th: Christmas Eve


Family Service with Lessons and Carols at 4:00 PM

Childcare provided for birth to 4 years old

 

Candlelight Communion Service at 8:00 PM

Childcare provided for birth to 3rd Grade

Posted December 4, 2018
Christmas Dreams

Please join us on for our Christmas Cantata Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, December 9th - The Second Sunday of Advent

"Christmas Dreams" is written by Joseph Martin and Heather Sorenson, directed by Matthew Albright

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.

Posted December 4, 2018
The Lord's Favor Is Upon Us

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, December 2nd - The First Day of Advent

Based on scripture from Jeremiah 33: 14 - 16 and Luke 21: 25 - 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. Richard A. Kroll, Pastoral Care Minister, will be preaching.

Posted November 27, 2018
The End of All Things

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, November 25th - The Twenty-Seventh Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Revelation 1: 4 - 8

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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted November 19, 2018
Celebration of Life Service for Virginia Lee Small
Virginia Lee Small passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2018.

The arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday, November 21st

Visitation will be at Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) from 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM.

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at Minnich Funeral Home (415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD) at 1:00 PM.

Interment will be private at Rose Hill Cemetery.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.
Posted November 19, 2018
Gratitude

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, November 18th - The Twenty-Sixth Sunday After Pentecost - Thanksgiving Sunday

Based on scripture from Matthew 6: 25 - 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted November 13, 2018
A Royal Story Rewritten

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, November 11th - The Twenty-Fifth Sunday After Pentecost - Veterans Day

Based on scripture from 1 Kings 17: 8 - 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted November 7, 2018
Blessed Are The Impatient Ones

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, November 4th - The Twenty-Fourth Sunday After Pentecost - All Saints Sunday

Based on scripture from Revelation 21: 1 - 6

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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 30, 2018
Celebration of the Child

Saturday, December 15th from 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Our Annual Christmas Play begins at 2:00 PM with the Celebration immediately to follow.
(Snow date: Saturday, December 22nd 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM)

Posted October 24, 2018
Governance and Ministry: Rethinking Board Leadership

Governance and Ministry: Rethinking Board Leadership
by Dan Hotchkiss

Dan Hotchkiss will be here on Saturday, November 10th from 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM in Fellowship Hall to discuss his ideas and hear your thoughts for FCC.

Lunch will be provided.
Childcare will be provided.

Please join us!

Contact Dianna in the Church Office if you have any questions or for more information, 301.733.0144

Posted October 24, 2018
Arrangements for Rev. Dean Miller
Rev. Dean Markey Miller passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2018.

The arrangements are as follows:

Monday, October 29th

Visitation will be at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD) from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

Tuesday, October 30th

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at Hagerstown church of the Brethren (15 South Mulberry Street, Hagerstown, MD) at 11:00 AM.


Friday, November 2nd

Interment will be at Mound Hill Cemetery (533 West Main Street, Eaton, OH)

Posted October 24, 2018
Remitting Blindness

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, October 28th - The Twenty-Third Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Mark 10: 46 - 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 24, 2018
"Holy Ransom"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, October 21 - The Twenty-Second Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Mark 10: 35 - 45

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 is NO Sunday School or Fellowship Time due to our Annual Church Picnic.

All are welcome.

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

Posted October 16, 2018
While It Was Still Dark

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, October 14th - The Twenty-First Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from John 20: 1 - 18

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.

We will not be having Sunday School on Sunday Morning. Sunday School will resume on Sunday, October 28th.

All are welcome.

The Rev. Bruce A. Barkhauer, Guest Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 9, 2018
What The Lord Has Provided

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, October 7 - The Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Mark 6: 31 - 44

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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted October 3, 2018
Consecration Luncheon


Please join us on Sunday, October 14th


at 11:15 AM in Fellowship Hall

  for a Catered Lunch as we celebrate Consecration Sunday!!!





Posted September 25, 2018
"Half Holy"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, September 30th - The Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Esther 7: 1 - 10and 9: 20 - 22

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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 25, 2018
Along the Way

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, September 23rd - The Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Mark 9: 30 - 37

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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 18, 2018
Arrangements for Robert "Bob" Stockslager
Robert "Bob" Stockslager passed away on Sunday, September 2, 2018.

The arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, October 6th

Visitation will be at at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 11:00 AM until 12:00 Noon in the Parlor.

The Celebration of Life Service will be at the convenience of the family.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.
Posted September 12, 2018
Annual Church Picnic

Save the DATE!


1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Sunday, October 21st ~

Washington County Agricultural Educational Center


Posted September 10, 2018
Taming the tongue

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, September 16th - The Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from James 3: 1 - 12

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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 10, 2018
Rich and Poor

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, September 9th - The Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Proverbs 22: 1 - 2, 8 - 9, and 22 - 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted September 4, 2018
Celebration of Life Service for Victoria "Vicki" Karn
Victoria "Vicki" Karn passed away on Sunday, September 2, 2018.

The arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday, September 5th

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

Thursday, September 6th

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

Interment will be private at Rose Hill Cemetery.

A light reception will take place after the Service at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) in Fellowship Hall.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.
Posted September 4, 2018
Blessing of the Backpacks

Blessing of the Backpacks

 

Sunday, September 9th during our 10:00 AM Worship Service

 

We're sending students back to school with our prayers and blessings!

 

We will also say a special prayer over all school personnel and our Micah's Backpack Program.

 

We would like to invite all students to bring your school bags to Church with you to have them blessed.

 

Come and join us!

Posted August 30, 2018
Promotion Sunday

Promotion Sunday is Sunday, September 9th during our Sunday School Time (11:30 AM).

Sheets will be posted at the Welcome Center and in the Sunday Announcer as to where you child(ren) will be going.

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

Posted August 30, 2018
The Longing of the Lord

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, September 2nd - The Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Song of Solomon 2: 8 - 17

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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 30, 2018
The Armon of God

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, August 26th - The Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Ephesians 6: 10 - 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 21, 2018
Truth-telling

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, August 12th - The Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Ephesians 4: 25 - 5: 2

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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted August 6, 2018
Celebration of Life Service for Stephen Faulders
Stephen Faulders passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

The arrangements are as follows:

Saturday, August 18th

Visitation will be at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM.

Saturday, August 18th

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

Interment will be at the convenience of the family

A light reception will take place after the Service at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) in Fellowship Hall.

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.
Posted July 31, 2018
Time To Eat!

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, August 5th- The Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from John 6: 24 - 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 31, 2018
Celebrate the life of Kendall Reichert

Wednesday, July 25th from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM in the Ballroom of Fountain Head Country Club (located at 13316 Fountain Head Road, Hagerstown, Maryland)


Please bring your family for a casual celebration as they look forward  to visiting with their Hagerstown friends!

Posted July 25, 2018
Always Enough

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, July 29th - The Tenth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from John 6: 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 M. Caldwell, Senior Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 24, 2018
The Dangers For A Moderate Church

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, July 22nd - The Ninth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Revelation 3: 14 - 18 and Matthew 5: 13 - 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. Fred M. Harris, Guest Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 17, 2018
The Dangers For A Liberal Church

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, July 15th- The Eighth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Romans 3: 9 - 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. Fred M. Harris, Guest Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 9, 2018
All-You-Can-Eat-Corn Roast

Camp Mary Mac

Saturday, August 18th

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 - $7.00

Hayrides, Moon Bounce, Fellowship, and MORE!!

Posted July 3, 2018
Danger For A Fundamentalist Church

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, July 8th- The Seventh Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Matthew 22: 37 and John 5: 1 - 18

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. Fred M. Harris, Guest Minister, will be preaching.

Posted July 3, 2018
The Last Word Is Always Life

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, July 1st - The Sixth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Mark 5: 21 - 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 June 26, 2018
The Gift of Presence

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, June 24th - The Fifth Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Mark 4: 35 - 41

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 21, 2018
VBS Kick-Off

You’re Invited to Vacation Bible School 2018!
Hero Central: Discover Your Strength In God

Sunday, June 24th-Thursday, June 28th 
from 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Registration Times: Sunday: 5:15 PM and Monday-Thursday: 5:45 PM



Posted June 14, 2018
Sow Away!

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, June 17th - The Fourth Sunday After Pentecost and Happy Father's Day!

Based on scripture from Mark 4: 26 - 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 June 13, 2018
Binding the Strong Man

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, June 10th - The Third Sunday After Pentecost

Based on scripture from Mark 3: 20 - 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 June 5, 2018
Arrangements for Clifford E. Eardley
Clifford E. Eardley passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2018.

The arrangements are as follows:

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Visitation will be at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM.

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

Interment will be at Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD

A light reception will take place after the Interment at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD).

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.
Posted June 4, 2018
Created To Be Me Silent Auction

Created To Be Me® Silent Auction

 Saturday, June 1st

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 30, 2018
Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School - Hero Central

Sunday, June 24th - Thursday, June 28th

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Bring your family, friends and neighbors to our Vacation Bible School where you will learn wonderful stories from the Bible, make some amazing crafts, learn some cave songs and have tons of fun during recreation.

Posted May 30, 2018
Youth Sunday

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

Based on scripture from 2 Timothy 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 talented Youth will be handling the entire service along with delivering a spectacular devotional.

Posted May 30, 2018
The Mystery of God

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, May 27th - First Sunday After Pentecost / Memorial Day

Based on scripture from Isaiah 6: 1 - 8

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, 2018
"Make Like A Tree, And Leaf"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, May 13th - Seventh Sunday of Easter / Happy Mother's Day

Based on scripture from Psalm 1

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 7, 2018
"Friends With Benefits?"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, May 6th - Sixth Sunday of Easter

Based on scripture from John 15: 9 - 17

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 30, 2018
Maryland Symphony Orchestra Presents...

"A Mid-Summer Night's Music"

A Special Benefit Concert on Friday, June 8th at 7:00 PM in our Sanctuary.

To purchase tickets for this event, please contact the Maryland Symphony Orchestra at 301.797.4000.

This will be a magical night of chamber music featuring over a dozen wondrous MSO musicians (including MSO concertmaster Robert Martin) in music of Mozart, Messiaen, Bach, Beethoven, Schulfhoff, and more.


Posted April 27, 2018
The Vine and The Table

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, April 29th - Fifth Sunday of Easter

Based on scripture from John 15: 1 - 8

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 23, 2018
Arrangements for Jean Kathryn (Staley) Hill
Jean Kathryn (Staley) Hill passed away on Wednesday, April 18, 2018.

The arrangements are as follows:

Sunday, April 22nd

Visitation will be at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM.

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

Interment will be at Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD

A light reception will take place after the Interment at Rest Haven Funeral Home (1601 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown, MD).

If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office at 301.733.0144.
Posted April 20, 2018
The Shepherd Is Still Calling

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, April 22nd - Fourth Sunday of Easter

Based on scripture from Matthew 10: 11 - 18

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 16, 2018
The Practice of Patient Fidelity

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, April 15th - Third Sunday of Easter

Based on scripture from Psalm 4

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 10, 2018
Scout Mulch Sale

Spring is in the air... Are you starting to think of all of the yard projects that you will be able to do in a few weeks? To help you out, our Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts are selling Mulch!

Order forms for the Mulch are on the Bulletin Board outside of the Church Office and they will be taking orders on Sunday, April 8th and Sunday, April 15th in the Lower Tower Room from 11:00 AM until 11:30 AM. Please contact Brad Neisser with any questions, 301.733.0144.

Posted April 3, 2018
"A Sign of Peace"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, April 8th - Second Sunday of Easter

Based on scripture from John 20: 19 - 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. Richard A. Kroll, Pastoral Care Minister, will be preaching.

Posted April 3, 2018
Washington County Gives

Please log into washingtoncountygives.org on Tuesday, May 1st to donate to the Good Roots Program which provides twin beds for children.

Our motto is simple:
NO child will sleep on the floor.

Posted April 3, 2018
Can I Get A Witness?

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 8:30 AM and 11:00 AM on Sunday, April 1st - Easter

Based on scripture from Mark 16: 1 - 8

Worship & Wonder will be offered during both services
Childcare for birth to 3 years old will be provided during both services


No Fellowship Time - No Sunday School

All are welcome.

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

Posted March 27, 2018
"Do We Really Need a King?

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, March 25th - Palm Sunday

Based on scripture from John 12: 9 - 19

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 March 20, 2018
Good Friday Cross Walk

The Way of the Cross
A Good Friday Walk In Memory of Christ’s
Passion and Death

Hagerstown City Park on Friday, March 30th at 1:00 PM

Walk begins in the Gazebo adjacent to the Museum parking lot (please note  the park restrooms will not be open the day of the event)

Sponsored by the Hagerstown Area Religious Council

Posted March 13, 2018
Holy Week Schedule

Holy Week / Easter Schedule

Sunday, March 25th - Palm Sunday
Worship Service - 10:00 AM
Fellowship Time - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM / Sunday School - 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Thursday, March 29th - Maundy Thursday Cantata
Worship Service - 7:00 PM
Childcare available for birth to 3rd Grade

Sunday, April 1st - Easter Sunday
Worship Services - 8:30 AM and 11:00 AM
Worship & Wonder will be offered during both services
Childcare for birth to 3 years old will be provided during both services
No Fellowship Time - No Sunday School

Posted March 13, 2018
Another Take On The Cross

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, March 18th - Fifth Sunday in Lent

Based on scripture from John 12: 20 - 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 March 13, 2018
"Snakes On A Pole"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, March 11th - Fourth Sunday in Lent

Based on scripture from Numbers 21: 4 - 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 March 6, 2018
"Leading Law With Love"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, March 4th - Third Sunday in Lent

Based on scripture from Exodus 20: 2 - 17

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 February 27, 2018
It's Photo Time

SMILE, It’s Picture Time!

 

We are updating our Church Directory. Please be in it!


This is an opportunity to add your picture to the directory so everyone can continue to put a name with a face.

 

Maggie Clingan, Professional Photographer from our congregation, will be in the First Aid Room on:

 

Friday, February 23rd - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Saturday, February 24th - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Saturday, March 3rd - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sunday, March 4th - 11:30 AM - 12:30 AM

Friday, March 9th - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

 

If you have any questions, please contact Cindy Reeder, via email, cindyreeder@fcchagerstown.org, or  contact her in the Church Office, 301.733.0144, ext. 1

Posted February 21, 2018
Who Do You Say I Am?

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, February 25th - Second Sunday in Lent

Based on scripture from Mark 8: 27 - 38

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 February 19, 2018
Over The Rainbow

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, February 18th - First Sunday in Lent

Based on scripture from Genesis 9: 8 - 17

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 February 12, 2018
"Privileged to See"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, February 4th - Transfiguration Sunday

Based on scripture from II Corinthians 4: 3 - 6 and Mark 9: 2 - 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. Richard A. Kroll, Pastoral Care Minister, will be preaching.

Posted February 6, 2018
Second Sunday Soup and Salad

Sunday, February 11th at 12:15 PM

Unlimited Soup and Build your own Salad


$7.00 - 13 and up / $4:00 ages 6 - 12 / Under 6 free


Desserts for purchase.


All proceeds benefit FCC Adult Music Ensembles trip to Bruton Parish in 2019

Posted February 5, 2018
Ash Wednesday Services

Wednesday, February 14th

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 5, 2018
Arrangements for John Edward McKee
John Edward McKee passed away on Friday, February 2, 2018.

The arrangements are as follows:

Monday, February 5th

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

Tuesday, February 6th

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home (1331 Eastern Boulevard North, Hagerstown, MD) at 10:00 AM.

Interment will be at Beaver Creek Cemetery, Beaver Creek, MD

A light reception will take place after the Interment at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) in Fellowship Hall.

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

Posted February 5, 2018
Fat Tuesday Pancake Dinner

Fat Tuesday Fun!! 

Join  the Membership Commission in a Mardi Gras Themed Night

of Pancakes and Fellowship on Tuesday, February 13th

 from 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM in Fellowship Hall.

 

Come after work or before your meetings and enjoy Pancakes, Sausage/Egg Casserole, Juice & Coffee

GREAT time to meet new friends!!

Please sign-up by Thursday, February 8th.

 

Posted February 5, 2018
Saved for What?

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, February 4th - Fifth Sunday After Epiphany / Scout Sunday

Based on scripture from Mark 1: 29 - 39

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 January 29, 2018
Love of Knowledge, or Knowledge of Love?

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, January 28 - Fourth Sunday After Epiphany

Based on scripture from 1 Corinthians 8: 1 - 13

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 January 22, 2018
Being of Two Faiths

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, January 21 - Third Sunday After Epiphany

Based on scripture from Jonah 3: 1 -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 January 16, 2018
The Grace We Need

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, January 14 - Baptism of Our Lord

Based on scripture from Mark 1: 4 - 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 January 9, 2018
Church Office Closing
Due to the weather, the Church Office is closing at 12:00 PM, today, Monday, January 8th.
Posted January 8, 2018
Elders Meeting Cancelled

The Elders Meeting for tonight, January 4th has been cancelled.

The next meeting will be on Thursday, February 1st at 7:00 PM.


Posted January 4, 2018
Congregational Meeting

Please join us on Sunday, January 14th for a Congregational Meeting at 11:30 AM in Fellowship Hall.

There will be NO Adult Sunday School.

There will be Sunday School and Childcare for children birth to 12th Grade.

Posted December 27, 2017
Dress For God’s Best

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, December 31st - First Day After Christmas Day.

Based on scripture from Isaiah 61: 10 - 62:3

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 December 27, 2017
"Nothing Is Impossible"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, December 24th - Fourth Sunday of Advent / Christmas Eve

Based on scripture from Luke 1: 26 - 38

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

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

There is NO Sunday School today.

All are welcome.

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

Posted December 18, 2017
Give Thanks In All Things

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, December 17th - Third Sunday of Advent.

Based on scripture from 1 Thessalonians 5: 16 - 24

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 December 11, 2017
Christmas Eve Services

Sunday, December 24th: Christmas Eve

Worship is at 10:00 AM

No Fellowship Time / No Sunday School

Childcare provided birth to 3 years old

 

Christmas Eve Family Service at 4:00 PM

Childcare provided for birth to 4 years old

 

Christmas Eve Candlelight Communion Cantata Service at 8:00 PM

Childcare provided for birth to 2nd Grade

 

Posted December 5, 2017
"Adventually"

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, December 10th - Second Sunday of Advent.

Based on scripture from 2 Peter 3: 8 - 15a

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 December 5, 2017
Arrangements for Blanton Croft
Dr. Blanton Osborne Croft passed away on Sunday, November 26, 2017.

The arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

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

Thursday, November 30, 2017

The Celebration of Life Service will take place at First Christian Church (1345 Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, MD) at 10:30 AM.

A light reception will take place after the service.

Interment will take place in Kentucky at the convenience of the family.

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

Posted November 27, 2017
Tear Open the Heavens and Come Down!

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, December 3rd - First Day of Advent.

Based on scripture from Isaiah 64: 1 - 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 November 27, 2017
Drop and Shop

9:30 AM - 12:30 PM on Saturday, December 2nd in Fellowship Hall


Posted November 21, 2017
Celebration of the Child

Join us to watch our Annual Children’s Christmas play “The Christmas Shoe Tree” immediately followed by our Children’s Christmas Party!

Posted November 20, 2017
The Final Exam

Please join us on for our Worship Service at 10:00 AM on Sunday, November 26th.

Based on scripture from Matthew 25:31 - 46

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.

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

Posted November 20, 2017
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 14th   

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