Posts from 2017

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Church Life – July 18, 2017

by FCCO

Unity—true unity—requires service and sacrifice. No… better yet, true unity is grounded in, and emerges from, service and sacrifice. Between washing feet and taking up a cross: This is not safe unity; Christian unity is dangerous unity, radical unity. – José Morales, Jr     Let the Elders Take You to Dinner!  Happenings Back to […]

Church Life – July 11, 2017

by Admin

We are called to gather and wait – and not the sit on your duff play with your phone kind of waiting – but the kind that anticipates something new.  We can learn while we wait.  We can become more theologically sophisticated and articulate while we wait.  We can encourage one another.  We learn everything […]

Church Life – July 4, 2017

by FCCO

We thank you for all who share in prayer for our nation, and who share in your spirit of justice and mercy. Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. May the Empire of your Love overthrow our human powers and dominions. May we be faithful citizens of your […]

Church Life – June 27, 2017

by FCCO

Beloved, you are created in God’s image. When God imagined a world bursting forth with goodness, after God spoke a liberating word which unfurled the universe, when God wondered who will bear the image of holy love and community, God created…you. – Jonathan Gaska Being Trans   Happenings Sermons & Scripture July 4th and…Family Promise […]

Church Life – June 20, 2017

by FCCO

We live in a world convinced that security is the most reliable context for freedom. The bitter irony of this conviction is that the havens of security we create are unable to provide the freedom we seek. The quest for national, economic, or personal security too often generates compulsive patterns of life at the expense […]

Church Life – June 6, 2017

by FCCO

Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.  –Maya Angelou      Creation Calls-Spring Cantata   Happenings Living the Questions 2.0 Teens, Suicide & Social Media Staff Spotlight Master Plan Rollout Follow Up Family Promise Ministry Returns for the Summer Free-Fun-Fellowship-Food Green Chalice Ministry News   Upcoming Events Prayer Collage Call for Graduates Are You […]

Church Life – June 13, 2017

by FCCO

Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. -Harriet Tubman   Embracing Mystery   Happenings Coffee and Chocolate Sunday Skyview Graduation Disciples Women News Green Chalice Ministry Tips Amazon Smile  Upcoming Events Teens, Suicide […]

Holy Week Events

by Admin

Holy Week Events Maundy Thursday Service On Maundy Thursday April 13 at 7:00 p.m. make plans to attend worship and find out why it is called Maundy Thursday. This will be a service of readings and music remembering Jesus’ parting words on the eve of his crucifixion, as told by the Gospel of John. Prayer […]

Church Life: April 4, 2017

by Admin

Honoring Creation Happenings Appreciation for a Successful Church Work Day! Getting Ready for Holy Week Equal Exchange Coffee and Chocolate Holy Week Events Disciples Women Fiesta Luncheon It Only Takes a Spark Baptisms on June 4 Scrip News Contribution Statements Green Chalice News Upcoming Events Women’s Day Baskets Calling All FCCO Men Shoe Drive! Home […]

Church Life: March 21, 2017

by Admin

Practicing Resurrection Happenings All Church Work Day Prayer Collage Session Holy Saturday All Church Breakfast Calling All FCCO Men Have You Signed Up Yet! Social Peace Activist Women’s Day Baskets Green Chalice Tips Upcoming Events Easter Décor Donations Prayer Vigil – Good Friday Egg and Candy Donations Shoe Drive! Sunday Night Together Restaurant Fundraiser Home […]