Jul
22
9:15 AM09:15

Prayer Class

We pray before meals. We pray before bed. We go through the motions of folding our hands and bowing our heads. But how do we break out of our prayer comfort zones and make prayer more meaningful? Do our prayers really make a difference? Why does God desire our prayers? Learn the answers to these questions and much more about prayer during a prayer study on Sunday, July 22 in ABF 4 at 9:15 a.m.

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Jul
22
10:45 AM10:45

Baby Dedication at 10:45 a.m. service

We are so excited that it is your desire to dedicate your baby to the Lord! Save the date to dedicate your baby on Sunday, July 22 at the 10:45 a.m. service! If you are interested in dedicating your child(ren), please complete the form below. Please email a picture of your child to Jasmine.Smith@fccjacksonville.org after you have signed up. Deadline to sign up is July 17. 

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Jul
23
to Jul 26

Summer Youth Volleyball Camp

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To ensure your child will receive a shirt and volleyball, you must register them by July 1

When: Monday, July 23 - Thursday, July 26, 2018

Where: FCC (2106 South Main, Jacksonville)

Who: Kids entering 3rd grade - 4th grade (8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)
          Kids entering 5th grade - 6th grade (1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

Cost: $25 (includes a t-shirt and volleyball)

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Jul
26
9:30 AM09:30

55+ Legacy Builders 4th Thursday Fellowship

South Jacksonville Police will provide our program on how seniors can avoid potential scams that target their generation.  Learn the red flags to watch for and what to do. Lunch will be pulled pork, pasta salad, cheesy crock pot corn and pie. Come at 9:30 for Coffee, 10:00 a.m. is the program and lunch ($5 donation) will immediately follow.  Need your RSVP (for food planning) by Sunday morning, July 22. Submit the form below to RSVP

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Jul
29
12:30 PM12:30

Hootenanny & Saputo's Italian Buffet

Hang onto your hats, it's a Hootenanny! Nationally-known singer/musician Barry Cloyd will join local musicians Ken Bradbury and Mike Post in an old-fashioned Hootenanny featuring some of our nation's favorite sing-a-long tunes as the Hoogland Center for the Arts becomes Springfield's front parlor!

We will meet at the church at 12:30 p.m. to load up the bus and carpool to the Hoogland Center for a 2:00 p.m. show. Afterwards, we'll indulge in an Italian buffet dinner of Chicken Parmigiana, homemade Ravioli, baked Mostaccioli, Rigatoni Alfredo, Tortellini Alfredo, Italian meatballs, salad, bread, and Spumoni ice cream at Saputo's!

Cost for the show and meal is $35. Only 40 tickets available. Your deposit of $15 is needed to reserve your spot by Friday, July 6. Balance of $20 is due the day of the show.

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Jul
15
9:15 AM09:15

Prayer Class

We pray before meals. We pray before bed. We go through the motions of folding our hands and bowing our heads. But how do we break out of our prayer comfort zones and make prayer more meaningful? Do our prayers really make a difference? Why does God desire our prayers? Learn the answers to these questions and much more about prayer during a prayer study on Sunday, 15, & 22 in ABF 4 at 9:15 a.m.

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Jul
15
8:00 AM08:00

The Next 5 Vote

On Sunday, July 15th during all three morning worship services, all First Christian Church members 18 and older will be given the opportunity to vote on the proposed addition to our present Church facility. Hopefully, you’ve attended one of the Informational Meetings and had all your questions answered. If you still have unanswered questions, please call the office and we’ll answer your questions

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Jul
9
6:30 PM18:30

Prayer meeting for the Next 5 Campaign

The prayer team for the Next 5 Campaign have created a booklet of 20 days of prayer for you to use beginning June 25 - July 14. This is the three weeks before the congregation is scheduled to vote on the proposed expansion of our building. We are seeking God's direction and His will in this very important campaign and ask that you join us through daily prayers with the booklet as a guide. Please pick up one of these booklets at one of the congregational meetings on June 24 or June 25 at 6:00 p.m.

In an effort to keep our attention on praying for this important decision, we will host two evenings of prayer time in our Sanctuary on Monday, July 2 and Monday, July 9 at 6:30 p.m. Please join us to lift up prayers for our church body and our future plans. 

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Jul
8
9:15 AM09:15

Prayer Class

We pray before meals. We pray before bed. We go through the motions of folding our hands and bowing our heads. But how do we break out of our prayer comfort zones and make prayer more meaningful? Do our prayers really make a difference? Why does God desire our prayers? Learn the answers to these questions and much more about prayer during a 3 week prayer study on Sunday, 8, 15, & 22 in ABF 4 at 9:15 a.m.

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Jul
2
6:30 PM18:30

Prayer Meeting for the Next 5 Campaign

The prayer team for the Next 5 Campaign have created a booklet of 20 days of prayer for you to use beginning June 25 - July 14. This is the three weeks before the congregation is scheduled to vote on the proposed expansion of our building. We are seeking God's direction and His will in this very important campaign and ask that you join us through daily prayers with the booklet as a guide. Please pick up one of these booklets at one of the congregational meetings on June 24 or June 25 at 6:00 p.m.

In an effort to keep our attention on praying for this important decision, we will host two evenings of prayer time in our Sanctuary on Monday, July 2 and Monday, July 9 at 6:30 p.m. Please join us to lift up prayers for our church body and our future plans. 

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Jun
28
9:30 AM09:30

55+ Legacy Builders: 4th Thursday Fellowship

Ken Bradbury & Becky McCartney will provide a delightful and entertaining program on Thursday, June 28. Lunch will be open-faced hot turkey sandwiches with mashed potatoes/gravy, broccoli and cauliflower salad and banana cake. Come at 9:30 for coffee, 10:00 a.m. is the program and lunch ($5 donation) will immediately follow. Complete the form below to RSVP. Deadline to RSVP (for food planning) by the morning of Sunday, June 24

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Jun
25
6:00 PM18:00

Congregational Meetings

At our congregational meeting on May 20th, the church leadership shared all of the exciting things that are happening in our church, but especially pointed out the growth that we are seeing in our children's area. At this meeting we discussed possible solutions to accommodate more families, and shared how we felt the only logical fix is to add an addition on to our current facility. On Sunday, June 24 or Monday, June 25 at 6:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall, we will be holding identical congregational meetings to share with you the final plans, and costs for this project. Childcare and snacks will be provided at this meeting. We value your input and hope that you can make it a priority to attend one of these two meetings.

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Jun
24
6:00 PM18:00

Congregational Meetings

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At our congregational meeting on May 20th, the church leadership shared all of the exciting things that are happening in our church, but especially pointed out the growth that we are seeing in our children's area. At this meeting we discussed possible solutions to accommodate more families, and shared how we felt the only logical fix is to add an addition on to our current facility. On Sunday, June 24 or Monday, June 25 at 6:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall, we will be holding identical congregational meetings to share with you the final plans, and costs for this project. Childcare and snacks will be provided at this meeting. We value your input and hope that you can make it a priority to attend one of these two meetings.

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Jun
24
10:45 AM10:45

Kids Baptism

To wrap up our summer Family Experience AMPED, we'll be having a Clubhouse kids baptism available on Sunday, June 24 during the 10:45 a.m. service. If your child (1st - 5th grade) have been asking questions about putting their trust in Jesus and are ready to take that next step, please pick up a "Happy New Birth Day" booklet at the Clubhouse check-in desk. Complete the booklet at home as a family then join Michelle Douglas, Clubhouse Coordinator, on Sunday, June 17 during the 10:45 a.m. service to review the booklet, discuss any further questions from parents or kids and sign up for baptism. For more information and to sign up, contact Michelle by email at Michelle.Douglas@fccjacksonville.org

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Jun
16
10:00 AM10:00

Community Garden Day

Community Garden Work Day Saturday, June 16 at 10am We invite you to come out and help at the community garden at the Ebey street Habitat for Humanity property. We could use a tractor, tiller, any vegetable plants and/or seeds. Also, if you have any gardening tools, a picnic table, or anything else to donate, please bring it along! If you are interested, meet at the West side of the Huck's gas station parking lot on Morton Ave. and you will be guided to the community garden. This is going to be a wonderful asset to the north side of Jacksonville and will give residents a place to get free produce and also will help beautify that area.

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Jun
14
5:30 PM17:30

55+ Eating Out

We will meet at Evandy's Boatel between 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Our dinner buffet will include cat fish fritters, grilled chicken, mashed potatoes, green beans, salad, dessert and beverage for $24. Please make your check payable to FCC when you make your reservation no later than the morning of Sunday, June 10. If you need a ride, let the office know when you make your reservation

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Jun
13
9:00 AM09:00

Women's Wednesday Morning Bible Study

Women's Wednesday Morning Bible Study will be going through the Jonah study by Priscilla Shirer beginning Wednesday, June 13 at 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Join us as we learn lessons from Jonah and the interrupted life. Cost of the study book is $15.

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Jun
10
9:15 AM09:15

Improve Your Finances presentation

Did you know...78% of Americans live paycheck to paycheck? 66% of Americans struggle to pay for a $1,000 emergency? 7 out of 10 couples do not prepare or use a budget?

Does any of this apply to you? If so, you are not alone, but you can do something about it. Do you want to beat debt, save wisely, and give generously? Do you want to learn how to handle money God's way and take control of your future?

We invite you to attend on of the church's "Improving Your Finances" presentations on either Sunday, June 10, June 17, or June 24 at 9:15 a.m. in ABF 4. This topic is very important to God, and to our church. No matter what your financial situation, we want to give hope and encouragement to everyone, from the financially secure to the financially distressed. We want everyone to become financially healthy.

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Jun
5
6:30 PM18:30

Haiti Mission Trip Meeting

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Did you miss the first informational meeting about going on a mission trip with Northwest Haiti Christian Mission? No worries, we have another chance for you to hear more info! A team from FCC is planning a mission trip for the week of March 25, 2019 and they would love for you to join them! Mark you calendar to attend the meeting to get all of your questions answered. For more info, contact Autumne at Autumne.Willner@fccjacksonville.org or by calling the Church Office.

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May
27
8:00 AM08:00

Is it "PASTA-ble"?

Lake Springfield Christian Assembly (LSCA) is a Christian Church camp that the FCC Mission team supports and they need our help!  In preparation for the summer camp schedule, LSCA has asked FCC to provide spaghetti pasta for their campers; 30 pounds to be precise, by May 27th!  Would you consider partnering with them to meet this need?  You may drop off the boxed pasta in the Outreach Center in the foyer on Sunday or the office during the week.  Please make sure that you identify the pasta with “LSCA” to prevent confusion with the Jacksonville Area Food Bank.  Thank you for making this “pasta-bility” a reality!

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May
24
10:00 AM10:00

55+ Legacy Builders 4th Thursday Fellowship

Coffee and fellowship at 9:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall, program at 10:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary with lunch to follow. 

The Chosen Ones, will be presenting our program on Thursday, May 24 at 10:00 a.m. The Chosen Ones feature three generations of smooth family harmony, blending traditional and progressive Southern Gospel with light Contemporary Christian music. The Chosen Ones are celebrating over 40 years in Gospel Music, having begun their ministry in 1974. They use the medium of Christian Music to present the Gospel Truth and encourage the Church. Make plans to attend this event and experience The Chosen Ones in concert!
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May
20
10:45 AM10:45

"You have questions, we got answers"

On May 13 and May 20 at 10:45 a.m. we will start a new class called "You have questions, we got answers". Do you have questions about the Christian life? Have you ever been listening to a sermon, or reading your Bible and wondered, 'what does that mean'? In this class, we are going to look to the Bible to find the answers to the most commonly asked questions we get about the Christian faith. To submit your questions, all you have to do is click here! You can anonymously submit questions and we will be happy to answer as many as we can in this class! Invite a friend and join us in the Coffee Shop for this fun class!

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May
13
10:45 AM10:45

"You have questions, we got answers" class

On May 13 and May 20 at 10:45 a.m. we will start a new class called "You have questions, we got answers". Do you have questions about the Christian life? Have you ever been listening to a sermon, or reading your Bible and wondered, 'what does that mean'? In this class, we are going to look to the Bible to find the answers to the most commonly asked questions we get about the Christian faith. To submit your questions, all you have to do is click here! You can anonymously submit questions and we will be happy to answer as many as we can in this class! Invite a friend and join us in the Coffee Shop for this fun class!

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May
6
6:00 PM18:00

High School Youth Group

High School Youth Group for students 9th - 12th grade! Students will engage in worship, small groups, games and a lesson specifically aimed at where they are in life. As our students enter High School, we concentrate on sending them into the world with a faith that will last.

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May
6
10:45 AM10:45

Starting Point

Starting Point is where we help you know more about what we believe, share next steps, help you grow in your faith, and help you connect into the FCC family.  Those who want to learn more about following Christ, being baptized, or becoming a member of FCC will find this gathering valuable. If you want to learn more about baptism or membership prior to the next Starting Point, contact Misty at Misty.Rowe@fccjacksonville.org. The next Starting Point is Sunday, May 6 at 10:45 am. in our Coffee Shop. 

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May
5
9:00 AM09:00

Women's Breakfast

Save the date for this great event! All women are invited! FCC Women's Ministry invites you to our Women's Breakfast on Saturday, May 5th. Join us for all your yummy breakfast treats, music, devotion, and fellowship. There will also be some giveaways! The event is FREE... Invite your family/friends to join you! Childcare is provided. Interpretation for deaf & hard of hearing. Deadline to sign up is April 27. 

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