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January 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 1

"There is a time for everything, and a time for every activity under heaven: a time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to pluck up..." Eccl. 3:1-3...

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February 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 2

"If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging symbol...If I give away all I have, and if I deliver my body to be burned, but have not love, I gain nothing." I Cor. 13:1-3...

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March 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 3

"Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert to be tempted by the devil. After fasting forty days and forty nights... Matthew 5:1-2...

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April 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 4

"Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb and saw that it had been removed from the entrance." John 20:1...

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May 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 5

“Then they cast lots, and the lot fell to Matthias, so he was added to the twelve apostles.” ...

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June 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 6

“Woe to the worthless shepherd, who deserts the flock! May the sword strike his arm and his right eye! May his arm be completely withered, and his right eye totally blinded!” - Zechariah 11:17 (NIV) ...

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July 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 7

"Amongst the changes in our community and our world, we come together digitally. Let us pray everyday for the healing of the sick, that they might feel the comforting touch of our Creator. "...

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August 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 8

Luke 2:10-11 But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid; for see...

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September 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 9

For The Love of God” is our focus in worship coming up in the month of September...

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October 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 10

God gathers us in as the church to know blessings from one another and to be blessings to one another. Gathered in under the prompting of God’s spirit, we are moved to a place of humility ...

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November 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 11

In just a few weeks we pause to remember, with gratitude, the blessings of our lives. Sure, family gatherings will look different than they have in the past. It may not be the same 27 people shoehorned into someone’s too-small house this year....

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December 2020 | Volume 72 | Issue 12

In that region there were shepherds living in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. Then an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid; for see...

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January 2021 | Volume 73 | Issue 1

Our area of focus for January sermons is what “People are Saying…” about Jesus and to Jesus....

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June 14 Sunday Bullentin

SUNDAY WORSHIP June 14, 2020 11:00 AM Join us on Facebook Live this Sunday https://www.facebook.com/fccmckinney.org/live/ If you do not have Facebook, it will be recorded and available on the church website: http://fccmckinney.org/ Prelude....Andy Rose, OrganistWelcome Announcements....Rev. Katherine Wright Senior Recognition....Erin Chunn, John Gore, Graham Miller, Z...

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May 31 Sunday Bullentin

SUNDAY WORSHIP May 31, 2020 11:00 AM Join us on Facebook Live this Sunday https://www.facebook.com/fccmckinney.org/live/ If you do not have Facebook, it will be recorded and available on the church website: http://fccmckinney.org/ Prelude....Andy Rose, OrganistWelcome Announcements....Rev. Katherine Wright*Call to Worship.... Rev. Wright Leader: On this day of Pen...

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May 27 - Thoughts from Executive Team

Car Farewell for Pastor FredMay 29th, 6 PM Pastor Fred's last day at FCCM is Sunday, May 31st. Let's show him our appreciation for serving as our Interim Senior Minister by filling the parking lot. The farewell will be at our Car Bingo night, 6 PM, Friday, May 29th in the Discipleship Center parking lot. If you would like to send Pastor Fred a note or card, you may send ...

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May 24 Sunday Bullentin

YOUTH SUNDAY WORSHIP May 24, 2020 11:00 AM Join us on Facebook Live this Sunday https://www.facebook.com/fccmckinney.org/live/ If you do not have Facebook, it will be recorded and available on the church website: http://fccmckinney.org/ Prelude...."Whom Shall I Fear" .. Praise BandWelcome Announcements.... Hannah Maisberger*Call to Worship.... Haley Britton Leader...

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May 17 Sunday Bullentin

SUNDAY WORSHIP May 17, 2020 10:00 AM Join us on Facebook Live this Sunday https://www.facebook.com/fccmckinney.org/live/ If you do not have Facebook, it will be recorded and available on the church website: http://fccmckinney.org/ Prelude....Andy Rose, OrganistWelcome Announcements....Rev. Katherine Wright*Call to Worship.... Rev. Wright Leader: The Lord has been ...

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December 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 12

"And she gave birth to her first-born son and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn.” Luke 2:7...

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November 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 11

“...give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” ...

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October 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 10

"A sweet friendship refreshes the soul.”Proverbs 27:9...

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May 10th Sunday Bullentin

SUNDAY WORSHIP May 10, 2020 11:00 AM Join us on Facebook Live this Sunday https://www.facebook.com/fccmckinney.org/live/ If you do not have Facebook, it will be recorded and available on the church website: http://fccmckinney.org/ Prelude....Andy Rose, OrganistWelcome Announcements....Rev. Katherine Wright*Call to Worship.... Rev. Wright Leader: Welcome Home. It i...

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September 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 9

Summer break is over, and a new year has begun here at Crossing Point and we are super excited about having so many new families join our school. ...

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August 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 8

“Do not remember the former things,or consider the things of old. I am about to do a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.” Isaiah 43:18-19...

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July 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 7

The Church marks the passage of time a little differently than the world. In our day to day lives, time seems to be linear. The past moves into the present, and the present stretches out to the future. ...

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June 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 6

The school year has come to an end, and the daytime high will soon be nearing the triple digits. That can only mean that summer is upon us....

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May 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 5

“...just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so we too might walk in newness of life.” (Romans 6:4b)...

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April 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 4

“So if anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation: everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new!” (2 Corinthians 5:17)...

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March 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 3

“... all who share in Christ Jesus by being baptized also share in his death?When we were baptized, we died and were buried with Christ. We were baptized, so that we would live a new life, as Christ was raised to life by the glory of God the Father.”(Romans 6:3b-4)...

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May 3rd Sunday Bullentin

SUNDAY WORSHIP May 3, 2020 11:00 AM Join us on Facebook Live this Sunday https://www.facebook.com/fccmckinney.org/live/ If you do not have Facebook, it will be recorded and available on the church website: http://fccmckinney.org/ Prelude....Andy Rose, OrganistWelcome Announcements....Rev. Katherine Wright*Call to Worship.... Rev. Wright Leader: Our God is the shep...

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February 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 2

"Glory to God, who is able to do far beyond all that we could ask or imagine by his power at work within us !” Ephesians 3:20...

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January 2019 | Volume 71 | Issue 1

"Don’t remember the prior things; don’t ponder ancient history. Look! I’m doing a new thing; now it sprouts up; don’t you recognize it? I’m making a way in the desert, pathsin the wilderness.” (Isaiah 43:18-19)...

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Welcome Rev. Peter Mitchell

Introducing our new Senior Minister Rev. Peter Mitchell The congregation of First Christian Church voted this week to approve the recommendation of the board for the position of Senior Minister. We would like to welcome Rev. Peter Mitchell as our new Senior Minister.His first Sunday with us will be July 19th. We look forward to meeting Rev. Mitchell, his wife Annalies...

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April 26th Sunday Bullentin

SUNDAY WORSHIP April 26, 2020 10:00 AM Join us on Facebook Live this Sunday https://www.facebook.com/fccmckinney.org/live/ If you do not have Facebook, it will be recorded and available on the church website: http://fccmckinney.org/ Prelude....Andy Rose, OrganistWelcome Announcements....Rev. Katherine Wright*Call to Worship.... Rev. Wright Leader: As our risen Lor...

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April 19 - Sunday Bullentin

SUNDAY WORSHIP April 19, 2020 10:00 AM Join us on Facebook Live this Sunday https://www.facebook.com/fccmckinney.org/live/ If you do not have Facebook, it will be recorded and available on the church website: http://fccmckinney.org/ Prelude....Andy Rose, OrganistWelcome Announcements....Rev. Katherine Wright*Call to Worship.... Rev. Wright Leader: Like Peter, we m...

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