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Upcoming Events
DEC

15

SUN
Sunday Advent Bible Study
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Theme: What are the true gifts of Christmas?

Sunday, Dec. 8: Luke 1:5-25: How Zechariah and Elizabeth used hope to overcome doubt.

Sunday. Dec. 15: Matthew 2:1-12: How the magi showed that sharing is the true power on earth.

Sunday. Dec.22: Luke 1:26-38: How Mary used her faith to over come fear.
DEC

17

TUE
Advent Daylight Bible Study
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Theme: What are the true gifts of Christmas?

Tues. Dec. 3: Luke 1:5-25: How Zechariah and Elizabeth used hope to overcome doubt.

Tues. Dec. 10: Matthew 2:1-12: How the magi showed that sharing is the true power on earth.

Tues. Dec.17: Luke 1:26-38: How Mary used her faith to over come fear.
DEC

19

THU
Administrative Support Team (AST)
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Meets in the Fellowship Hall every 3rd Thursday of the Month.
DEC

20

FRI
Friday Friendship Feast
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Doors open at 4:30pm and serving begins at 5:00pm - Menu: Ham, scalloped potatoes, salad, dessert.
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Staff
Rev.

Craig Robertson

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            Rev. Craig E. Robertson was called to Ottawa, FCC in February of 2013. His first Sunday was Palm Sunday 2013.

            He has been in the ministry for over 25 years and ordained on July 11, 1988. He came from the Upper Midwest Region where he was the part time minister of Kellogg, IA. He was the minister at Coldbrook Christian Church in Illinois, 8 years at Grant Park Christian Church (DOC) in Des Moines, IA, Iowa Falls FCC, Buffalo FCC for 4 years, Panora FCC for 4 years and Urbana FCC.

            Rev. Robertson has been married to his wife, Laura, going on 29 years this coming November 17. He has two young adult boys, Andrew their oldest and Nicholas their youngest who will be getting married to his fiancé, Courtney, this coming June 14, 2014.  Rev. Craig and Laura have two dogs, Molly, a Golden Retriever, Darla, a Cairn Terror and Mini the cat.

            Pastor Craig graduated from North High School, Des Moines IA in 1981, Simpson College in 1985 (Lettering in Football all four years) with a Bachelors of Art degree and graduated from Lexington Theological Seminary in Lexington KY. In 1988 with a Masters of Divinity degree. He is a fourth generation Disciples of Christ. His Father, Rev. James Robertson was also a Disciples of Christ minister at Chariton FCC for 4 years and Highland Park CC for 23 years.

            His favorite color is green. Favorite teams are Steelers, Reds, Royals and LA Lakers.  




Secretary

Dalene Stone

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Dalene is no stranger to the mid-west.  Born in Anna, Illinois she and her younger brother were in and out of foster homes until the age of 6 and 4.  After adoption she lived in the Kansas City area until moving to Atlanta, GA in 1970.  She lived there for 35 years and then moved to Ottawa, Kansas in 2005.

The majority of her working experience has been as a secretary; over five years as a Church Secretary in Atlanta, GA.

After moving to Ottawa, she immediately started working for Ferrellgas, a propane provider, but when her hours were cut, she began looking for additional work.  In April 2013 she was hired as First Christian Church Secretary and is happy to return to working in a church.

 




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