Our new administrative
assistant Katelyn Crane began working today! She brings considerable skills, a passion for outreach, and a warm and engaging personality to
this position. She will be in the church office from 11 to 1 PM Mondays through Thursdays and other times by appointment. Stay tuned for her introductory
letter and photo in next the next Tuesday email!
bring school supplies to be distributed through the Family Resource Center. There will be a bin at the back of the church for you to place your
There is a Virtual Disciples
Assembly on Saturday, August 7 that offers wonderful opportunities for worship and learning. You may register at:
Today, Tuesday, July 20, 6:10
PM ~ all men
are encouraged to meet in the parking lot to drive to Benton for a Far West Men's Fellowship gathering.
July 21, 6 PM ~ Wednesday Night 'Virtual' Live will gather on Zoom to reflect on a piece
of poetry and passage of scripture.
ACTIVITIES FOR SUNDAY, JULY 25,
9:30 AM: Sunday
School. There will
be three adult Sunday School classes meeting (one in the library; Dan McKeel’s class will meet in the fellowship hall; Jean Bennett's class will meet in the
parlor). The children will meet with Rebecca Landolt in their upstairs classroom.
NOTE: This Sunday Ann Thornton will be talking about her years as a participant in the Bahai community in the Sunday School class that Jean Bennett
facilitates in the parlor.
Children Worship and Wonder will meet. The children will be escorted to the Worship and Wonder room by their leaders during the 10:30 AM worship
10:30 AM: In-Person Worship in the Sanctuary
Note: Although we will continue wearing masks during congregational singing, those who are 2 weeks past their final vaccination will not have to wear
masks during other portions of the service. Should you forget to bring a mask, there are disposable ones in the pews for your use.
Pastor Ruth will be bringing part five of her summer sermon series on the Lord's Prayer (seen from the perspective of the Aramaic Jesus), focusing on the petition
"thy kingdom come".
10:30 AM: Virtual Worship. You may attend virtually on Facebook Live (technology and internet service permitting). You may access
this by going to the Facebook icon on our church’s website or through your own Facebook page. A copy of the worship bulletin will be emailed out no later
than Saturday for those who would like to follow along from home. We also encourage those who will be attending virtually to have something to symbolize the
bread and cup so that you may take communion with us.
Thank you to everyone for your
generous giving to the church! We encourage you to continue to be faithful in the giving of your tithes and offerings by putting them in the offering plate
in church on Sunday, putting them in the mail slot located in the door to the fellowship hall kitchen, or by mailing them to the church at: First
Christian Church, 111 North Fifth Street Murray, KY 42071. You may also give online through Givelify.
Missing worship service? No
problem. Make your tithes and offerings with Givelify from wherever you are, using your computer or your Smart phone app.
To make a computer donation, go to https://www.givelify.com/givers to start giving. To make a mobile donation, we recommend you download the Givelify app
for Android or iPhone.
It's free to download and use.
It’s totally safe and secure, and for tax time you have one-tap access to your complete donation records.