Sunday Services
  • 9:30 a.m. Choir Rehearsal
  • 10:30 a.m. Worship with Nursery Care & Children's Programming

  • Progressive Practices/Historic Traditions

    Welcome to First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Carbondale – a Christ-centered congregation with a 150-year tradition based on faith, spiritual study, service, and missions.  FCC is a universally inclusive church, welcoming individuals of every race, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, and at all stages of life, health, and ability.  No matter where you are in life’s journey, we welcome you to explore personal pathways in community with us.

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    Upcoming Events


    Monday, May 14, 2018
    12-2pm: Office Hours
    1:30-7pm: Heart Strings
    6:30-9:30: Play Rehearsal
    Meals on WheelsEsther Hays and John Phelps; Al Parr and Sue Zaitz
    Tuesday, May 15, 2018
    3:30-7:30pm: Heart Strings Violin
    4-6pm: Knitting Ministry
    6pm: Dinner Out at Pagliai’s
    3:30-7pm: Snow Monkey Martial Arts
    6:30-9:30: Play Rehearsal
    Meals on Wheels: Eileen Troutt-Ervin and Roger WebbMartha Beck and Donna Waller
    Wednesday, May 16, 2018
    9:30-6:30pmHeart Strings
    10-12pm: Office Hours
    12pm: Bible Study
    6:30-9:30: Play Rehearsal
    6:30pm: Choir rehearsal
    Meals on Wheels: Steve and Chris Gilbert; Emma Jean Durr and Sharon Williams

    Thursday, May 17, 2018
    10am-12pm: Office open
    12-1:30: Sparrow Coalition Board
    5-5:45pm: Music Together
    6pm: Snow Monkey Martial Arts
    6-7:30pm: Shawnee Healthy Families
    6:30-9:30: Play Rehearsal
    Meals on Wheels:  Martha Ellert and Lori Sailiata Nancy Mallett and Karen Downey

    Friday, May 18, 2018
    Meals on Wheels:  Gayle Pesavento and Kathy Kageff; Barb Temple-Huppert and Donna Waller
    Saturday, May 19, 2018
    9am-12pm: Heart Strings Group Class
    Sunday, May 20, 2018
    9:30am: Choir
    10:30am: WORSHIP and Children’s Class
    11:30: Congregational Meeting
    11:30am-3:30pm: Bloodmobile
    11:45am: Seekers Class

    Serving Sunday May 20
    Greeter: Gayle Pesavento
    Worship Leader: Chris Jennings
    Children’s Moment: Karen Knodt
    Teacher: Vanessa Thomas
    Elder: Suzanne Gorrell
    Communion Preparation: 
    Coffee Hour: Eileen Troutt-Ervin
    Pianist: Derek Hamblin
    Choir Director: Derek Hamblin
    Sound Board: Al Parr