Earth Day 2015

Hope is the women from the Gospel story, who understand clearly the enormity of the problem, but continue to move forward with “fear and great joy.”  More

#ReconciliationGeneration: School Yards Not Prison Yards

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This year’s theme, #Reconciliation Generation: School Yards Not Prison Yards, is undergirded by Psalm 78 which reminds us of God’s steadfast blessings in our past and present, and God’s faithfulness toward restorative justice. God’s unfathomable grace toward each of us informs our courage to impact future generations for Christ’s shalom. As the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ,) we are committed to addressing racism as a sin and restoring all of God’s children to the fullness of their humanity.   More

Introducing Will Ryan


William Sanford Ryan hails from Des Moines, Iowa where he was reared at First Christian Church.  Let it be known that Will’s impact on the ministry staff of First Christian Church continues today for he is the teenager who locked… More