First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
301 North 7th Street
P.O. Box 626
Atchison, KS 66002-0626
Interim Minister - Rev. Jim Robinson
Director of Music - Dr. Ruth Krusemark
Treasurer - Larry Kibler
Administrative Assistant - Rosie Trower
Custodian - Patty Phillippe
Office - (913) 367-3036
Fax - (913) 367-1513
Office Hours: 8 am to 4 pm M-F
Rev. Jim Robinson
Phone: (913) 370-8073
Website contact information: email@example.com
The Church has a Facebook page! "Like" us and 'check-in' to see what's going on with your Church family. The site is: www.facebook.com/fccatchison.
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People of Praise Service - 9:00 a.m.
Contemporary style service led musically by The Praise Team, a group of vocalists and musicians that play drums, lead and bass guitars, and keyboard.
Traditional Worship Service - 10:45 a.m.
Traditional worship service led in musical arrangements by the First Christian Church Chancel Choir.
Vision Statement for First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Atchison, KS:
"As the body of Christ, we become all things to all people, inviting others to join us in living out the Good News of Jesus Christ."
Upcoming Meetings & Events
May 18 (Monday) - Christian Women's Fellowship (CWF) meeting. Our next meeting will be at 2:00 p.m. at the church. Carole Baker is hostess. Diana Moxley will give the devotion.
Start planning for the rummage sale - September 2-5, 2015. Hope to see you at our meeting.
Diana Moxley, President
May 23 (Saturday) - The church will feed the home bound and less fortunate through The Loaves and Fishes Project. A sign up sheet is available in the annex to participate. Kitchen help and/or drivers/delivers are always needed. Start time is 9:00 a.m. at Project Concern.
May 24 (Sunday) - Pentecost Sunday. Come celebrate the birth of the church during both services - 9:00 a.m. & 10:45 a.m.
July 19-23 (Sunday - Thursday) - Vacation Bible School is coming. Make your plans now!
The Acolyte Schedule is out!
The Acolyte Schedule for the Summer of 2015 is out. It is available in the 'Church Information' tab, under 'Schedules'. Click here for quick access.
The Sewing Group meets at 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. on the 2nd Thursday of the month in Wolf Hall.
Any questions, please call Vi Garvin at 367-4352.
Forms are available!
Sunday School Registration Form and the Permission Slip Form are available in the 'Forms' page under ' Church Information'. Click here to go there.
The Latest Edition of the Christian Visitor Newsletter is online!
Find it under the Home tab, in the Christian Visitor Newsletter Page. Click the button below to go there now!
Request for Information
If you have some information you would like displayed on the Video monitor in the annex, please contact Keith Rawson. Keith is handling the display for the church. Information to be posted on the slide show can be sent to him at: firstname.lastname@example.org or Rosie at the Church office (email@example.com). Thanks Keith for keeping the church informed of happenings within the church!
FCC Scholarships 2015/16
Application forms are now available and are on the card table in the annex. You must be a member of First Christian Church to apply. The deadline is June 15, 2015 to have them completed in full along with all items requested and returned to the church office. If you have questions please contact Scholarship Chairperson, Marilyn Albright, 913-367-4754.
Jack's thought of the day -
“People don’t care how much you know, until they know how much you care… about them”.
FCC Atchison Youth Group
Youth Group Schedule: Grades 6-8 & 9-12
Sunday's, May 17 & 31 - 4-5:30 p.m. Regular meeting. NEED LESSON LEADERS for CHI RHO DISCUSSION.
For questions about youth group call Sharon Bullock @ 913-370-0845
Young at Heart to Disband
The Young at Heart 55+ group has decided to DISCONTINUE meeting. The numbers have dropped tremendously in the last couple of months. The group started meeting on May 14th, 2007 and over the years gave $1,969.41 to the Food Pantry and $845.63 to the church for paper supplies.
2015 Serving Schedules are out!
They are located under 'Church Information, Schedules, Serving Schedules, 2015 Serving Schedules'. Click Here for quick access.
2015 Board Officers
Chairperson - John Jacobson
Vice-Chairperson - Keith Rawson
Secretary – Sharon Bullock
Trustees Chairperson – David Gatewood
Elders Chairperson – Joe Bullock
Deacons Chairperson – Buddy Baldridge
Deaconesses Chairperson – Cindy Jacobson
2015 Ministry Team Chairpersons
Adult Christian Education – ?
Fellowship – Barbara Piper
Membership – Helen Birkinsha
Property & Grounds – Roger Phillippe
World Outreach – Jaine Smart
Stewardship – Jeff Caudle
Evangelism – ?
Worship – Sharon Sowers
Youth Christian Education – Vicki Jones
Scholarship – Marilyn Albright
Memorial Gifts – Michelle Stanton
Click on the button below to connect to a video of our 2014 Vacation Bible School - Water, Water, Everywhere!
Church Board Meeting Minutes.
Minutes from past meetings are located on the Church Board Page located under the 'Home' tab. Click the button below for quick access.
Monthly Board Meetings.
Meetings are the second Tuesday of each month (generally there is a summer break in June and July).
Elders meet at 6:30 p.m. in the Chapel.
Deacons meet at 7:00 p.m. in Wolf Hall.
Deaconesses meet at 7:00 p.m. in the Library.
Church Board meets at 7:30 p.m. in Wolf Hall.
The Board meetings are open to all and all members are encouraged to attend.
First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) is located at the intersection of 7th and Santa Fe Streets in Atchison, KS.