Welcome to First Christian

First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) welcomes all visitors and our membership is open to all who believe in Jesus Christ and accept Him as God’s Son and our Savior.

We do not have creeds or litmus tests that you must pass to be accepted here. Over our history we have adhered to this simple creed of our denomination — “No creed, but Christ.”

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News & Announcements

Annual Ground Hog Dinner

January 5th, 2015

We will be hosting our 23rd Annual Community Ground Hog Dinner on Monday, February 2.  This year’s dinner will be co-chaired by Mary Ann Luman and Gaye Shepherd.  Over the past twenty-two years we have raised approximately $50,000 for community agencies through this project.  This year the profits will support the Family Justice Project (Unzer […]

Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin Patch Gives

January 5th, 2015

Many members of the Shawnee community don’t realize that all of the proceeds from Pumpkin Patch are donated to community organizations.  This year’s recipients, each receiving a check for $680, were Project Gabriel, the Jim Thorpe Academy, Shawnee Rescue Mission, Mission Shawnee and Youth and Family Resources.   The Pumpkin Patch Committee was chaired by […]

2014 Christmas Chancel Choir (2)

The Chancel Choir Rock’d!

January 5th, 2015

On Sunday December the 21st, our Chancel Choir rock’d the house with their Christmas program, Rock the Baby, featuring Christmas spirituals and holiday music with a little swing to it. Our choir is under the direction of Marcia Scott and accompanied by Sandra Meyer.  They are always looking for new voices, so if you are looking for […]