Time Capsule 1918-2018 One-hundred years ago, when our building was officially dedicated, the congregation installed a time capsule in our cornerstone.  Mrs. Maria Dimock, the only living charter member of the church, placed a copper box in the cornerstone. She was assisted by Mrs. Elizabeth Head, youngest daughter of the first pastor, Rev. Hitchcock, and …

Angie Suman My group was sent to Soaring Wings Ministries in Northern CO. We helped mud, tape, and sand (drywall) the new addition that will eventually house a homeless family. We also made blessing bags and handed them out to people in need in the Fort Collins area. The Blessing Bags are bags that are …

Community Resource & Learning Center | Donations Needed throughout August Who’s ready to go back to school? This August the Outreach & Missions board is partnering with the Community Resource and Learning Center to collect supplies for the upcoming school year. While you’re out school shopping (or grocery shopping if you’re little ones are out …

Take Me Out to the Ballgame!  River Bandits Outing | Modern Woodmen Suite Level | Friday Aug. 3rd | Game starts at 6:35 pm Friends, family, children of all ages are invited to be our guest for the last River Bandits game of the season. There is a $20 charge for each ticket. Children 3 …

Thanks to the vision of our Ministry Boards and the generosity of our members, we will launch Live @ FCC this fall, an audio-visual system for live streaming services and events in our sanctuary.   Live @ FCC will allow us to live stream worship services and special events to our shut-ins and our snowbirds …

Join us for the next installment of the Gathering Events Pool Party and Cook Out | @ Bealer’s Place | Sunday June 29th | Lunch starts at 2:00 pm Friends, family, children of all ages are invited to join us for our church pool party! There is a delightful cookout planned which will include hot …

Door Issues

We found that our Tower Door was remaining open all hours because, after 100 years of use, the latch no longer works.  Until the parts come in and the door is repaired, we are forced to lock the door physically. Members who need to access the building on Friday or after hours on the weekend, …

By Steve Schippers What’s better than a Turkey at Thanksgiving?  For Quad Cities families in need the answer is Thanksgiving Essentials Baskets filled with non-food items such as soft, fluffy bath towels, laundry detergent, personal hygiene products.  Thanks to the generosity of our congregation, we gave over 100 Thanksgiving Essentials Baskets to five local agency …