A welcoming, open spiritual community where You're Welcome Just As You are.

   

"Welcome Home, Friend ..." 

 


This is a welcoming and open spiritual community where You are Welcome to Come  Just as You Are, Whoever You Are, Wherever You Are Along Life's Journey.



We're located at 402 North First Street, Silverton, Oregon 97381

~ Sunday morning Worship ~

     9:30  ~  Prelude Music

   10:00  ~  Worship Service ~ with Open Communion each Sunday


The "Lullaby Room" (back of the sanctuary) is available for babies and their moms and dads.  Attendants in the "Toddler Room" (adjacent to the sanctuary) will welcome your toddlers and pre-schoolers.

If you prefer your child (K-4th) participate in Children's Church during the sermon and close of worship, they can go with Joe and his helpers following Communion.


Themed "pew packets" are available in the entry area for children.  (Please return  the packets following worship so they can be prepared for next Sunday.)  


   11:15  ~  Family Time of Fellowship ~ coffee, tea,  

                        espresso cart, and treats            

   11:30  ~  Classes for All Ages (late September thru mid-May)


"Announcements"

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The Giving Tree - Deadline December 13th

The tags on the "giving tree" are up and available for you to take as of  Sunday, November 24th.

  •  Please write your name and the number of the tag you are taking on the clipboard next to the tree.  
  • Unwrapped gifts MUST be returned to the church by Friday, December 13th.
  • Please contact the church office if you know of any family who would like to have tags added to the tree.   


                                     Thank you! 


The Christian Women's Fellowship - Women's Christmas Tea - December 14th

  • For:  Ladies  of all ages
  • Date/Time Saturday, December 14th, at 10:00 a.m.
  • Location:  Donna Laney's home in Canby


Please  RSVP to the church office at 503-873-6620  by December 12  and also indicate if you'll be carpooling from the church parking lot. 


See you there!
 

"A Live Nativity" - Sunday, December 15th

During worship on Sunday, December 15th, the youth and children of Silverton FCC will be presenting "A Live Nativity" for all to enjoy!  It will be followed with a Birthday Party for Jesus!  All are welcome

Annual Knox Open House - Sunday, December 22nd

You are cordially invited to our home on  Sunday, December 22nd, between 3:00 and 6:00 p.m.   for our Christmas Open House. This is #31! That's approximately 7,750 cookies, all totaled! Come and enjoy.   The last hour will include a rousing time of carol singing. The tree will be lit and cider will be ready.
  
       1301 Crestview Drive   (corner of Steelhammer & Crestview)
 
                            Pastor Steve, Christy & The Family

 

Christmas Eve Communion Service (Open Communion, as always) - December 24th, 9pm

 Twinkling  Christmas tree lights and glowing candlelight will fill the Sanctuary  on Christmas Eve as we remember our Lord's birth and worship him. The  service begins at 9:00 p.m. and lasts about an hour. It includes carols,  scripture readings by our youth, a children's time, special music and  candlelight Communion.


A very Special Service for the whole family

Trip to the Holy Land! May 2020 - Start Making Plans Now!

 A Holy Land Trip is being planned for May 16th-27th, 2020.  Hosted by Pastor Steve and Christy, and Pastor Tim Cayton, the trip will include taking in the Passion Play at Oberammergan.  If you are interested and would like additional information, please contact the church office at 503-873-6620 or visit with Pastor Steve

Grief Support Group

All are welcome to join the Grief  Support Group, led by Danika (Beard) Turney, in the Fireside Room every  third Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m. Participants experience the  support and caring of other grieving persons, as well as receive helpful  information about grieving and the grief process.  


This time of the year can be even more of a challenge for those working through their journey.  Check in with folks and share some love and time.

Senior Lunch Bunch

 Senior  Lunch Bunch meets on the first Tuesday of every month at noon. Bring  your own lunch and join us in good conversation and a guest who we will  be putting on the "hot seat" and hopefully find out a little about them.  Sometimes instead of a guest we will have some kind of workshop. For more information, visit the 'Senior Lunch Bunch" tab in the leader line.


Everyone is welcome and if you have any questions feel free to contact Cherry Hoffman through the church office at 503-873-6620.

Make Your Reservations Now! - All Church Camp-Out

All Church Camp-out 

South Beach State Park

June 19-21, 2020

The  All Church Camp-out will be held at South Beach State Park. It will be  June 19-21, 2020. 


Reservations can be made 9 months in advance  beginning September 19. It is highly recommended that you make reservations as soon as possible as camp sites at South Beach fill up quickly. 


You can make reservations at www.reserveamerica.com for South Beach State Park, B Loop (or anywhere near it).


Contact South Beach State Park at 541-867-4715 for further information.

About Us

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To visit with Pastor Steve or with Cindy in the office:

First Christian Church

402 North 1st Street, Silverton, Oregon 97381, United States

Office: (503) 873-6620 Fax: (503) 873-6763

Office Hours

Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Otherwise, by appointment.

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