Tag: The Tower

Council: Congregational Update

Have you noticed the LOVE billboards sprinkled throughout the Illinois Quad Cities with our church name and logo attached?   The billboards were given as a gift to the community from a friend of Susi and Wes Llewlyn who wished  to honor her… Read More

The Tower: Back to School Shower

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… Read More

VBS Wrap Up

Vacation Bible School 2019 Well…VBS is a wrap!! What an awesome week celebrating God’s Goodness! Ninety-six registered campers spent time last week at FCC playing, learning, singing and dancing. We have discovered ninety-five campers is the maximum our spaces can hold and… Read More


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… Read More

9 am Summer Worship

Summer Worship June 16th – September 1st Beginning on June 16th, until Kick-off Sunday on September 8th, our worship services will begin at 9:00am. We hope this change reflects the way we live our lives in the Summer, enjoying time gardening and… Read More

Summer Parking Lot Update

Summer Parking Lot Update 6th Avenue Closure & Summer Gate Schedule “Beginning Tuesday, May 28, weather permitting, the Illinois Department of Transportation will close 6th Avenue between 19th Street and 21st Street. The closure is need to allow contractors to reconstruct the… Read More

The Tower: Adult Forum Recap

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… Read More

Council: Congregational Update Pastor’s Schedule

Greetings friends and members: Your church Council wants to inform you of a change our pastor’s schedule.  Pastor Michael is working a ten-month rather than a twelve-month contract. There are many reasons for this; Mainly it enables Pastor Michael the opportunity to… Read More

Council: Congregational Update

Similar to the Commandment which calls for us to “Remember the Sabbath and Keep it Holy,” churches have established sabbaticals as a time for Pastors to take extended time away from church duties for a period of spiritual study and renewal.   Call… Read More

The Tower: Confirmation Project

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… Read More