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Cypress Creek Christian Church Celebrates 50 Years in Northwest Houston

Senior Pastor Bruce Frogge first came to Cypress Creek Christian Church nearly 10 years ago. He had served in other churches before, but the first thing he noticed about Cypress Creek was how they treated their buildings. “I’d served in churches before that were so protective of their buildings and ready to kick scouts out […]


The general overseer. RCCG Church, Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) led by Pastor Enoch Adeboye has set up a political office to support members willing to get involved in politics and “mobilize support for them where necessary”.In a note to all regions, provinces, zones and other levels of the […]

Review of Christian Private Education — The Triple Advocate

When it came time to visit colleges, Samuel Moody visited a Christian college and was turned away. Growing up with Christian parents and attending a private Christian school for his entire school career, he had war scars. “In faith-based private education, there is a fine line between mentoring disciples and indoctrinating sheep, and a lot […]

Cypress Creek Christian Church will commemorate its 50th anniversary in 2022

Located at 6823 Cypresswood Drive, Spring, the Cypress Creek Christian Church congregation initially began holding services at school saloons and cafeterias in northwest Harris County, before securing land for its home permanent and to officially organize in March 1972. (Courtesy of Cypress Creek Christian Church) Cypress Creek Christian Church will commemorate its 50th anniversary with […]

The Garms Family to Perform at Harrisville Congregational Christian Church | Entertainment

For over a decade, the Garms family has performed everywhere, from historic auditoriums to a makeshift barn stage. Every year, the family puts thousands of miles on their motorhome. This year, this RV will bring the family to the small Randolph County community of Harrisville. On Sunday, March 13 at 6 p.m., the Garms family […]

First Christian church to serve drive-thru community meal on Friday – BG Independent News

Submitted by: Jan Larson McLaughlin February 8, 2022 The First Christian Church of Bowling Green, 875 Haskins Road, will serve its monthly community drive-thru meal on Friday, February 11, from 5-6 p.m. As part of FCC’s food mission, this community meal is free and available to anyone who needs a meal. This month’s menu includes […]

First Christian Church fills a need for those who use the Wabash warming center | Local

Marcus Washington and Zack Cissna were the first to cross Tenth Street, through the sea of ​​snow, from Wabash to the church. Lying on padded plastic chairs, they debriefed the night away, swapped stories and shook off morning drowsiness, soothed by cups of hot coffee, oatmeal and donuts provided by JB Mobile Soup Kitchen volunteers. […]

Then and Now Gallery: Then and Now: Central Christian Church – January 30, 2022

In early Spokane, the main downtown Christian churches often had the word “central” in their names to distinguish them from the growing number of churches in outlying areas. The Central Christian Church stood at Third Avenue and Stevens Street across from the Central United Methodist Church at Third and Howard. The Central Lutheran Church is […]

Arthur Holmes new pastor at Roof Garden Christian Church

Arthur “Art” Holme and his wife Jenna ministered to Roof Garden Christian Church. They started on December 12, replacing Roy Worsham who retired after more than 30 years. The Roof Garden Christian Church is at 2074 Husband Road, Somerset. Holme was born and raised in Centralia, Washington, halfway between Seattle, Washington and Portland, Oregon. He […]

First Christian Church Awards First Round of Inspiring Generosity Grants

CANTON—Jan. 2, First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) awarded the first round of their Inspirational Generosity Grants as an outgrowth of their vision to become dedicated disciples through “passionate spirituality, joyful service, and inspirational generosity.” They received 11 grant proposals from individuals and non-profit organizations in the Canton area and decided to award this first […]

Connecting Generations of Christ’s Followers: Bridges Christian Church Begun 100 Years Ago | News

RUSSELL The English proverb “Tiny acorns grow mighty oaks” illustrates the development of Bridges Christian Church, which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. Although no one can remember when the church started, Executive Pastor Kevin Fraley said he pieced together some history by examining church records and directories. At first The first congregation began to […]

Exhibition of the Capital of the First Christian Church

This composite photo shows two views of the project. Photos submitted WILMINGTON – The First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) at the corner of Columbus and North Walnut streets recently completed a 12-month series of capital projects on their 113-year-old sanctuary building. The campaign’s final task was to reinstall 16 newly renovated […]

Impact Christian Church mission trip to Mexico builds home for family of four | Mail from Pikes Peak

A family of four in Juarez, Mexico recently received a long-awaited Christmas gift from members of the Woodland Park-based Christian Church Impact. Nineteen people from the Impact mission team, along with mission leader Mike Gavin, departed from Woodland Park Nov. 20 to travel to Juarez to build a home for the family during Thanksgiving week. […]

Ramona’s new First Christian Church pastor uses art to teach stories

First Christian Church’s new pastor, Reverend Johnny Diaz, envisioned a career as an artist before he felt God called him when he was in his final year of high school. Former Orange County resident Diaz, 37, said he started attending South Coast Christian Assembly Church in San Juan Capistrano when he was 17. “I was […]

The First Christian Church has a Sunday Service at MES

MAYFIELD, Ky. — The First Christian Church in downtown Mayfield was completely destroyed, leaving parishioners to worship in a parking lot Dec. 12. What do you want to know The first Christian church was destroyed by the EF-4 tornado in Mayfield Dr. Milton West is the senior minister of the First Christian Church The church […]

Langley Oaks at First Christian Church is Pensacola’s newest wedding venue

It’s like the old adage: something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue. When you book your wedding in Langley Oaks at the First Christian Church of Pensacola, you can have all four. Langley Oaks at First Christian Church of Pensacola, located at 6031 Goodrich Drive, is Pensacola’s newest wedding venue. Named after the ancient […]

Christmas Nativity Driving at First Christian Church | Local news

If you’re looking to get into the holiday spirit, Madisonville’s First Christian Church will be having its second annual Drive-Through Nativity Scene on Sunday, December 19, starting at 6 p.m. According to Senior Minister Kara Foster, the past year was so well received by the community that they decided to host the Drive-Through Nursery again […]

Still standing: Forest Grove Christian Church commemorates 150 years this weekend – Winchester Sun

For the past 150 years, the United States has come together after a civil war, fought in two world wars, has experienced massive social change, and is now in the midst of a historic global pandemic, and through it all, the Church Forest Grove Christian remains steadfast. This weekend, the congregation celebrates its 150th anniversary […]

Blaine Christian Church is hosting a special holiday event on December 19

Compiled by Michelle Graves, Editor-in-chief December 9, 2021 BLAINE TWP. – Blaine Christian Church invites everyone to be a part of their church family as they celebrate the season. Its special celebrations are open to everyone in our community. The first celebration will be at 10 a.m. on December 19 at the church, located at […]

Chris Golden Shows Faith at The Christian Church’s First Charity Dinner Concert | News

Country gospel artist Chris Golden intertwined original songs and holiday music at First Christian Church on Monday night as he entertained another sold-out audience and wrapped up the fourth year of quarterly concerts at the Charity Dinner Theater . “I love his music, his connection to his family,” said first Christian pastor Barry Loving, introducing […]

The Living Nativity Returns to Wyatt Park Christian Church This Week | Local News

Continuing a 30-year tradition, the Living Nativity Scene at Wyatt Park Christian Church will make its return this Friday and Saturday. Ben Hitzfeld is in his first year as the church’s pastor and said he and members of Wyatt Park Christian are excited to continue the event. “It’s really humbling,” he said. “Thirty years is […]

RiverGlen Christian Church volunteers prepare meals for Panama and Haiti

By NATALIE SHEPHERD Click here for updates on this story WAUKESHA, Wis. (WDJT) — Church members, colleagues, and students recently came together with a huge goal in mind. Last year, RiverGlen Christian Church, with campuses in Waukesha and Pewaukee, packed 130,000 meals for shipment to Central America. This year, they wanted to break that record. […]

Seymour Christian Church hosts Night to Shine event in February

Night to Shine, sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation, is a prom experience centered on God’s love for people with special needs aged 14 and over. On February 11, 2022, the eighth annual event will bring together thousands of people from around the world to honor people with disabilities. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic […]

RiverGlen Christian Church volunteers prepare meals for Panama, Haiti

WAUKESHA, Wis. (CBS 58) – Church members, colleagues, and students recently came together with a huge goal in mind. Last year, RiverGlen Christian Church, with campuses in Waukesha and Pewaukee, prepared 130,000 meals to ship to Central America. This year, they wanted to beat that record. Almost 800 volunteers gathered for two days last month […]

Rocklane Christian Church opens new worship space on 175th anniversary

Pastor Seth Amerine leads a sermon Nov. 22 at Rocklane Christian Church in Greenwood. On December 5, the church will hold its first service in a new worship center. SCOTT ROBERSON | DAILY NEWSPAPER In 1846, a small community of 44 people in the northwest corner of Johnson County first came together to practice their […]

Racine Christian Church presents ‘Journey to Bethlehem’ | Local news

NEWTON COUNTY, Mo. – Last year, those behind a Live Nativity scene taped a movie-style special. This year, they are grateful to be back in person. About 400 volunteers and members of the Racine Christian Church congregation will present “Journey to Bethlehem,” a live theatrical production that depicts the first day of Jesus’ life. Want […]

RiverGlen Christian Church volunteers prepare meals for Panama and Haiti

WAUKESHA, Wis. (CBS 58) — Members of the Church, colleagues, and students recently came together with an enormous purpose in mind. Last year, RiverGlen Christian Church, with campuses in Waukesha and Pewaukee, packed 130,000 meals for shipment to Central America. This year, they wanted to break that record. Nearly 800 volunteers came together for two […]

First Christian Church Paves the Way for New Addition | Religion

Troy, Missouri – First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) at 1302 Boone Street in Troy, on November 21, celebrated a historic groundbreaking ceremony for its new $ 1 million expansion. It has been almost 30 years since the church’s last inauguration, when they inaugurated the current community hall, offices and main entrance. The grand opening […]

Blaine Christian Church apple pie fundraiser raises nearly $7,000

Compiled by Colin Merry, Personal editor November 24, 2021 BLAINE TWP. — On Nov. 5, nearly 50 people gathered to bake 720 fresh, homemade apple pies at Blaine Christian Church‘s annual Heavenly Apple Pie Day. The Missions Department and the Christian Women’s Fellowship of Blaine Christian Church appreciate all the volunteers who helped make these […]

Bayside Christian Church Boosts Holiday Hope in Roseville Area

From skating rinks to silhouettes and light, Bayside boosts vacation hope in Roseville Update: November 19, 2021 at 12:27 p.m. PST Hide transcription Show transcript LACE YOUR SKATES AND PREPARE TO SEE AN AMAZING LIGHT DISPLAY TO FIT INTO THE ETH HOLIDAY SPIRIT. LETIA: WE HAVE SEEN THE INSTALLATION LAST WEEK WHILE DRIVING WITH MY […]

Roseville Christian Church celebrates 150th anniversary

ROSEVILLE – During a period of declining attendance and church closings across the country, the Roseville Christian Church is still alive and ready to celebrate its 150th anniversary. Bill Gossett, a member of the church for over 70 years, said the church is still alive today “because of the faith, the family and their future […]

Community Christian Church-Downers Grove makes justice for all possible

Community Christian Church in Downers Grove is establishing a Gospel Justice Center to provide affordable legal advice and counseling to neighbors in need. It is supported by Administer Justice, a national legal aid ministry, created to equip local communities to provide the help of a lawyer and the hope of God’s love. Anyone needing legal […]

Northside Christian Church Offers New Albany Little League Parking Lot | New

FLOYD COUNTY – Northside Christian Church proposed to Floyd County Commissioners at Tuesday’s meeting that she could help reduce the parking overflow from New Albany Little League games at Kevin Hammersmith Memorial Park by donating a land for parking. Although there have been discussions on the proposal, no action has been taken to indicate whether […]

Blaine Christian Church begins fundraising for Operation Christmas Child

BLAINE TWP. – In November, Blaine’s Christian Church again serves as a collection site where residents of Benzie and Manistee counties can bring their Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes filled with freebies, for children in need around the world . Each box must be packed with toys, school supplies, personal care items, encouragement notes and $ […]

Chicken Pie Supper Planned at Wauseon First Christian Church | Local religion

WAUSEON – One winter day in 1879, Jacob and Elizabeth (Mattie) Miley left for church with their bobsleigh and team. They arrived at the church and were joined by Jacob’s brother, Thomas, and his wife, Caroline (Cally) Miley, who were there to help serve supper. Food was placed in front of the church near the […]

Riverview Park Christian Church Announces New Pastor | Characteristics

ST. JOSEPH – Riverview Park Christian Church, 2929 Niles Road, appointed Leonard Barber as their new pastor Sunday morning. Its installation was chaired by Eugene James, Michigan regional minister of Disciples of Christ. A festive reception followed the ceremony. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for you to read premium content. Please enable […]

And now you know: a brief history of the early Christian church – Orange Leader

Mike LouviereAnd now you know The First Christian Church of Orange is part of the denomination Disciples of Christ. Orange Church was founded by 10 members in 1885. For nine years the church has met in various locations, primarily in members’ homes. The church was officially organized in 1894 by the Reverend JC Mason. The […]

Central Christian Church celebrates 150 years plus one, Saturday and Sunday | Local News

Jake Robken, of Waco, carries a pumpkin from his wagon to a pallet at the Central Christian Church Pumpkin Patch in September 2018. Jose Yau, Tribune-Herald file photo From staff reports Waco Central Christian Church will celebrate 151 years of ministry on Saturday and Sunday. Originally scheduled for last year, the full weekend of activities […]

O’ahu’s oldest Christian church began scanning over 200 years of documents

The oldest Christian church in O’ahu has started scanning over 200 years of religious documents. These include church administration records as well as documentation of baptisms, marriages, and funerals. Kawaiaha’o Church in Honolulu received a grant of $ 98,000 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to digitize these documents and make them available […]

Kings Highway Christian Church hosts service and lunch for first responders after fire

SHREVEPORT, Louisiana (KSLA) – It has been several weeks since lightning struck a fire at Kings Highway Christian Church in Shreveport. And while repairs to the historic Kings Highway building at Line Avenue will take some time, the congregation gathered this weekend to host a service and lunch for first responders. “Our tree of life […]

Loveland’s first Christian church to dedicate HeART in memory of 16-year-old – Loveland Reporter-Herald

The loss of a child by suicide by a family is reflected in the latest contribution to the Loveland Chamber of Commerce’s City with HeART sculpture program. On Sunday, September 26, First Christian Church will dedicate “Maverick’s HeART” during the 10 am church service. The public is invited and welcome. Maverick Albert Campisi, 16, died […]

New Pastor Seeks to Grow Woodstock Christian Church | Nvdaily

Fort Valley native Pastor Perry “PG” Coverstone recently accepted a part-time position at Woodstock Christian Church. “I’m 58 and just started,” he said. After serving in the Coast Guard for about five years, he held multiple jobs in the Shenandoah Valley while he and his wife, Barbara, ministered at a local nursing home every Sunday […]

Brooklyn Orthodox Christian Church building nominated for Historic Place status

St. Nicholas Antiochan Orthodox Cathedral on State Street, Brooklyn, originally St. Peter’s Protestant Episcopal Church. Photo courtesy of Jim Henderson / Wikipedia A church building at 355 State St. in Boerum Hill is one of 19 buildings Governor Kathy Hochul has named for State and National Records of Historic Places. The church was built as […]


The Bethany Christian Church building on North Brazos Street in Burton.(courtesy Darrell Scott Nies) The Burton Bridge Ministry thrift store will soon be moving to a new location. At the ministry meeting last month, the board voted to move operations from The Corner Shoppe to the Bethany Christian Church building. The ministry purchases the church […]

Collierville Christian Church Minister Morgan Parks dies of COVID-19

Collierville Christian Church mourns the loss of an Associate Minister who lost his battle with COVID-19. Associate Minister Morgan Parks died around 5 a.m. on Thursday after suffering from COVID-19 for about a month, Reverend Ron Buck said with Collierville Christian Church. “He was a vibrant presence,” Buck said. “He will definitely be missed.” Parks, […]

Collierville Christian Church family mourns death from COVID

Morgan Parks’ death followed weeks in intensive care. He is survived by his family and his dedication is remembered. COLLIERVILLE, Tennessee – A family in the Collierville church faces the cruel costs COVID-19 continues to impose on those in the Mid-South. Collierville Christian Church Associate Minister Morgan Parks died of complications from COVID on Thursday […]

Christian Church Leaders Lobby Morrison’s Government to Increase Afghan Refugee Numbers

Australia’s main Christian faiths are using their collective strength to pressure the government to bring the number of Afghan refugees in the country to 20,000. In what has been described as an unprecedented move, leaders of several faiths have made known their feelings about the dire situation Afghans face when US troops are finally expected […]

The first Christian church hosts an organ concert on Sunday | Religion

First Christian Church Meridian invites the public to join them for the third of four evenings of organ meditations at 5 p.m. on Sunday, August 22. The 30-minute concert will be performed by Teodora Mitze-Circiumaru, organist and conductor at First Christian Church. Fans of organ music will have the opportunity to listen to classical compositions […]

Geist Christian Church Soldiers’ Mud Creek Campus in New School Year • Current Publishing

One Tuesday in August, a group of kindergarten students from the Geist Mud Creek Christian Church campus school gathered in the gymnasium around five interlocking hoops on the floor. The class participates in child-friendly Olympics. There is a fake foam torch at one end of the room and foam dumbbells at the other. Soon the […]

Boulevard Christian Church will host a gift of school clothes | Lifestyles

Parents looking for school clothes for their kids can get a little fashion help at the Boulevard Christian Church clothing contest on August 14. “We take clothes for the younger ones and make outfits,” said Marcia Gideon, gift coordinator. “We take the shorts and pants and a shirt, find them and say what they are […]

First Christian Church Rises New Bell Tower With Historical Significance | New

Parishioners, friends and families gathered Tuesday morning at the entrance to Tyler’s First Christian Church to celebrate the raising of a new steeple that features a 30-foot-high cross. Participants watched the 110-foot-tall spire of the church rise while remembering the historic significance of the replaced cross. The cross was used at the church’s previous location […]

The replacement of the steeple of the first Christian church faces a rain delay

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) – Tyler’s First Christian Church was ready to set up its new steeple. However, today’s downpour puts the brakes on the plan. KLTV’s Lexi Vennetti has an update on how things are going. Rising to over 110 feet, it replaces the cross originally installed during the construction of the church in 1965. […]

UPMC and Christian Church at Cogan Station Partner to Bring Fresh Food to Over 100 Community Members and Families | Community

Cogan Station, Pa. – Community members visiting the Christian Church at Cogan Station The Fresh Express food distribution on Monday July 12 were able to bring their perishables home in cooler bags thanks to a recent donation from UPMC. The church partners with the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank each month for Fresh Express distributions to […]

Alexander’s New Christian Church Hosts Celebration This Weekend | News, Sports, Jobs

Minister David Napier stands outside the New Alexander Christian Church built in 1871. The regular prime minister was GJ Newcom. (Photo from Salem News by Danielle Garner) EAST ROCHESTER – The New Alexander Christian Church celebrates the building’s 150th anniversary from July 10-11. The celebration will include activities from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. on […]

The lighthouse church moves to the old building of the first Christian church

The doors are open and everyone is welcome to the new location of Lighthouse Church. An overview of the congregation during its first service in the new location. WNLP’s Mike Kellems Story and Photos In the Bible we learn that the first movement of Christianity was known as “The Good News”. A local church recently […]

Reverend Gillett called as regional minister of the Christian Church of Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Reverend Donald K. Gillett II, DMin 2006, has been called as the new regional minister of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Kentucky after the unanimous regional council vote on Saturday May 22. The Rev. Dr Gillett was recommended to this position by the Regional Minister’s Research Team. His ministry […]

Pamplin Media Group – Oregon City Christian Church Breaks New Ground in Community Center

Pastor Loren Larsen promises that 14,800 square feet of space will be open to all young people. Oregon City Christian Church inaugurated on May 16 on a 14,800 square foot community center that will include two adult classrooms, a youth classroom, a youth suspension space and a gymnasium. During the groundbreaking ceremony, more than 140 […]

Christian church born in the midst of the mighty wind and fire of Pentecost

Pentecost, the day the Holy Spirit came in a very special, dramatic and energetic way to give birth to the Christian Church. Pentecost, which falls on Sunday May 23 of this year, is celebrated on the seventh Sunday after Easter and 10 days after Ascension. It all started after Jesus’ resurrection when he presented himself […]

New Pastor to Head Heights Christian Church | Community

Heights Christian Church has served the neighborhood and the surrounding community for over 100 years. But when Reverend Amber Mattingly became the pastor of the church in late February and started talking to residents about it, she said she encountered a reaction that suggested the congregation at 1703 Heights Blvd. was a new and unknown […]

Redeemed Christian Church Announces Pastor Dare’s Burial Arrangement

The Redeemed Christian Church of God has announced the burial arrangement for the late Pastor Dare Adeboye, the third child of the church’s general overseer, Pastor Enoch Adeboye. Pastor Dare’s death was announced Thursday, although the church announced his death on Tuesday, May 4. In a statement signed by the personal assistant to the overseer […]

“God Blessed Their Cause”: Free Christian Church Celebrates 175 Years | Local News

Two hundred years after the first settlers arrived in Andover, the abolitionists established a new church that was not affiliated with any particular Christian denomination. “They held prayer meetings and acted boldly to help the fleeing slaves,” Jon Paul, senior pastor of Free Christian Church, said at Sunday’s anniversary event marking the 175th anniversary of […]

Dare Adeboye: Son of Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God dies aged 42

May 6, 2021 Wia dis foto comes from, Facebook / RCCG Glory 2 Glory House Pastor Dare Adeboye, son of the general overseer of the redeemed Christian Church of God in the world, Enoch Adeboye has died at the age of 42. RCCG statement on Thursday May 6, 2021, confam am say e die on […]

Founded in 1837, the first Christian church in La Porte is quietly closing

The congregation poses for a photo after the last church service. The church at the southeast corner of Maple and Monroe. Reverend Shattuck delivers his final sermon. WNLP’s Mike Kellems Story and Photos (more photos below) Besides being a reference to Jesus, Alpha and Omega are the first and last letters of the Greek alphabet; […]

Southeastern Christian Church Launches New Shelby County Campus | News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Kentucky’s largest church is getting bigger. The Southeastern Christian Church opened its new campus, the Shelby County Campus, on Sunday. The campus is located at 196 Midland Boulevard in Shelbyville. The campus will host services at 9:30 a.m., 11:15 a.m. and 1 p.m. every Sunday. Images of the opening were posted […]

Between music, stories and verses, Forum Christian Church meets for Good Friday | Pictures

Music was played, stories told and verses read as those gathered at the Forum Christian Church prepared for one of the holiest days in all of Christendom – Easter. The parishioners of the church gathered to celebrate Good Friday. The last time church members were able to meet for Good Friday was in 2019 – […]

New Earth Christian Church Sponsors “Seven Last Words” – Los Angeles Sentinel | Los Angeles Sentry

Pastor Larry Dozier (Courtesy photo) The New Earth Christian Church (TNECC) will be hosting a “Seven Last Words” service on Good Friday April 2 at noon via Zoom, Pastor Larry Dozier announced. “During the season of resurrection (Easter), many places of worship hold services to commemorate Jesus’ last seven words on the cross. It’s actually […]

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