First Christian Church – Troy provides many activities and programs for children, youth and adults to serve not only the local church, but the community as well. Mission-oriented, many of the church’s local programs support agencies and organizations that serve the larger community. Bible Study groups, prayer groups, and special-featured activities are all designed for growth in one’s spiritual faith journey.
First Christian Church supports monthly a variety of both denominational as well as local outreach projects. These include: Week of Compassion, Mid-America Region -Reconciliation, Easter Offering, Christmas Offering, Thanksgiving Offering, Matthew 25, Bread for Life Food Pantry, Bright Futures, Buddy Bags, First Step Preschool Scholarship Fund, and Pastor’s Immediate Response Fund. Additionally, the church supports Operation Christmas Child during Advent each year, and through the Edna Ricks Circle sends “College Care Packages” to church college students twice a year and the Dedication of Backpacks.
- Edna Ricks Circle -
Christian Women’s Group
3rd Monday of the month at 6:30 pm
- Christian Men’s Fellowship
1st Saturday of the month 8:00 am
- Women’s Breakfast
1st Saturday of the month 8:00 am@ Cornerstone Coffee
- Lunch Bunch
Last Tuesday of the month
- Well Lit Lives Book Group
3rd Thursday of the month 11:30 am
- Dinners for 8
- Adult Choir
Wednesday evening practice 7:00 pm
- Praise Band
Tuesday evening practice 5:00 pm
- FCC Summer Softball Team
- “Boyz n Toyz”
- FREE Community Breakfast 2nd Saturday of the month
Adult BIBLE STUDIES
Monday: 6:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall
Tuesday: 9:00 am in the Sanctuary Library
- Wednesday night gathering
- Mission trips
- Sunday school
- Vacation bible school
BREAD FOR LIFE
Open every Wednesday, The Bread For Life Food Panty is an all volunteer organization. The pantry depends upon the community to donate food and money to assure food is available for those in need. The pantry serves any family in Lincoln County who falls at or below the federal poverty guidelines.
Call for more info and hours.
FCC Annual Happenings
- Congregational Thanksgiving Dinner
- Hanging of the Greens Service Event
- Children’s Christmas Program
- Candlelight Christmas Eve Service
- CMF Chili Dinner
- Maundy Thursday Service
- Easter celebration
- “Way of the Cross”
- CMF BBQ
- Auction and Dinner Fundraiser
- Fall Festival
- Thanksgiving Dinner
- Edna Ricks Cookie Walk
- Christmas Caroling
Bright Futures works within the Lincoln County School District to connect student needs with existing community resources. Bringing together businesses, human service agencies, faith-based organizations, and parent groups and partners them with schools to address students’ basic needs.
When a community invests its time and talent intoschools, students are more likely to stay in school through graduation, have a higher degree of self-worth and confidence.