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 …

Community Garden Ministry World Relief This spring, we installed four raised garden beds on our north lawn near our sign. The produce nurtured by our faithful gardeners has been donated to our local World Relief Food Pantry, which provides food for immigrants. We are looking to grow 🍃 our Community Garden Ministry by adding a …

Our Live@FCC ministry is making a new start. Shortly before Easter, we suspended Live@FCC to allow us time to resolve copyright and privacy concerns.   We have secured copyright licenses without increase to our music budget.  We can now live stream congregational singing, choir anthems, and special music. Resolving privacy issues was a more complex …

Adult Forum Recap 2018/2019 Adult Forum is one of the regular opportunities for adults during the 9:00 a.m. hour on Sunday mornings; it meets on the lower level and it parallels the schedule of the Sunday School for children. The Adult Forum concluded this year on Sunday, May 12th.  Another opportunity is the adult Bible …

Sponsor a camper: Vacation Bible School 2019 Please consider sponsoring a VBS camper at $50/camper. This summer 100 children and youth will gather at FCC for an entire week of VBS programming and we are asking your help to make VBS a success once more!! Sponsoring a VBS camper means that the supplies, curriculum, and …

Sponsor a camper: Vacation Bible School 2019 Please consider sponsoring a VBS camper at $50/camper. This summer 100 children and youth will gather at FCC for an entire week of VBS programming and we are asking your help to make VBS a success once more!! Sponsoring a VBS camper means that the supplies, curriculum, and …

Vacation Bible SchoolJune 10th – 14th, 2019 Still need to register? Fill out the form by clicking here to launch form in a new window. Pre-K Class is full! Email becca@fccmoline.org for details. Vacation Bible School Reminders 9am-Noon: School Age Kids (Kindergarten-6th grade) 9am-11am: Preschool Kids (3-5y/o) Lucky you…next week you will be at ROAR! …

Mission Possible: Backpack Edition We are pleased to announce that our Confirmation Program has a new requirement for our kids to undertake a special mission project each year.  Having participated in our Thanksgiving Essentials Baskets program in the past, our Confirmands developed a program of their own–Mission Possible: Backpack Edition–providing a backpack with items essential …

Preparing for Easter: Gardening Day Saturday April 13th | 9:00 am Push play to hear Steve Schipper’s Message. Have a shovel, rake, wheelbarrow, work boots and gloves? Help spread mulch on our church grounds and clean up our garden to prepare for Easter.  Help install new garden beds to provide fresh produce for our neighbors …

But while he was still far off, his father saw him and was filled with compassion; he ran and put his arms around him and kissed him.  –Luke 15:20b Few images better capture our sense of God’s love and mercy–a father running out to meet his child, throwing his arms around him and kissing him, …