Welcome Our Newest Staff Members
We are pleased to announce that Robert Keen is our newest staff member and will be serving as Children's Pastor. 

Robert has held ministry positions at several Christian churches including First Christian Church of Washington, MO, where he served as Children's Minister. His most recent position was serving as Program Director at High Hill Camp in High Hill, MO.

Robert holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Preaching from Florida Christian College in Kissimee, Florida.

Robert and his wife, Bonnie, have been married for 29 years and have had the privilege of raising four children: Daniel, Rebekah, Elijah and Malachi.
Mike Redenbeaux will be serving as our new Facilities Manager. 

Mike and his wife, Becky, and their two kids, Wyatt and Autumn, are an active part of our church family. Mike has been connected to First Christian since a youth. He serves on both the Worship and Security Team and he brings a passion for our church family with prior facility management experience. 
Jon Hiltz has transitioned from the Facilities Manager role and we want to wish him well in his new endeavor. He has found a position that fulfills his passion of providing veterans with quality mental and physical health care. He and his family will continue to attend and serve here at First Christian. 
Wednesday Night Programming Kickoff
Wednesday, August 26, 6:45 pm, food truck (burgers, hot dogs, brats) at 6:30 pm; check-in kids at 6:45 pm
It's time to kickoff our fall programming season. We have something for everyone on Wednesday nights!

Fall Kickoff is for all middle school and high school students at First Christian and their friends! Be here as we launch into the new school year. We will have food, games, laser tag and a performance by hip hop artist Rio. Best of all, activities are free! Bring money if you want to buy food. Invite all your friends! See you there!





Kids through 6th grade will enjoy snacks, crafts, Bible lessons and practicing for this year's Christmas program! Meets from 6:45-8 pm. 


Evening MOPS begins August 26 and meets every Wednesday evening from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. If you are a mom with kids age birth to kindergarten, we hope to see you there! Go to fccf.org for more information about our daytime MOPS group.





Not part of a small group? Join one of the larger groups below and grow with other believers.

Laughing on Purpose
A 5-week study that will teach us that while comedy makes us laugh, purpose gives us joy. (rm. 105)

Redeeming Work
A 6-week study on learning how to bridge the gap between our faith and our workplace. (rm. 132/134)
 
Still Looking to Serve?
Sunday, August 30, in the foyer after each service
We are hosting another ministry fair for those who were out on last minute vacations before school started. This is a great opportunity to grow in your faith by serving the church and to connect with others in the body. Key leaders and volunteers will be on hand to share about their areas, events and needs. Please stop by each table to ask questions, pick up information, and sign up to serve.
Women's Ministry Movie Night

Tuesday, September 1, 7 pm at Mid Rivers Mall Movie Theater
Ladies invite a friend and join us for a night of fellowship and fun. We will see War Room, which is a compelling drama with humor and heart that explores the power that prayer can have on marriages, parenting, careers, friendships, and every other area of our lives. Sign up next Sunday at Connecting Point. If we have more than 25 people, we can get discounted tickets. If you have questions, contact Pam Vogel at 314-657-5855.

 

Women of Faith Simulcast

Friday, October 2, 5:30-10:30 pm and Saturday, October 3, 7:30 am-6 pm
This simulcast (broadcasted from Dallas) is sponsored by Women's Ministry and is sure to be a moving experience. This two day event will be held at First Christian and will feature giveaway bags and fun door prizes. Early registration is $20 before 9/1 and $25 after. Many great places nearby for dinner and lunch. Childcare not available for this event. Tickets on sale at Connecting Point. Questions? Contact Lisa Schoonover at llsvy7@mail.umsl.edu or (314) 265-5589.

 

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