Ministry Success Stories

Student Ministry Success!

Student Ministry has been averaging over 100 students a week this last half of the summer! Please pray for the student ministry to connect as many students with Christ this year. Our official launch is this Wed. August 16th. Invite all the 7th-12th graders that you know.

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Backpack Attack Delivery

Christ Church delivered 468 backpacks and school supplies plus 332 school uniforms and 148 extra shirts to the Christian Activity Center (CAC) in East St. Louis on Tuesday. Church members also donated nearly $2,000 in cash to buy extra uniforms. The school supplies and uniforms will give CAC kids a good start to a successful new […]

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Thank You For Reading The Flame Magazine

Thank you to everyone that has supported the Flame in the past, but we are particularly grateful for the response to the Summer issue on overcoming mental health issues and addictions. We have had more feedback, more requests for more copies and in less than 2 weeks have given out every single copy that was […]

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Wonderfully Made VBS Was A Success

Wonderfully Made Ministry recently hosted a VBS and Family Celebration for children with special needs. The children and Wonderfully Made Team had a great time learning how we are all uniquely wired and wonderfully made! Many thanks to the families and volunteers that participated, and especially, many thanks to our church’s administration staff, Faith Community […]

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Fill the Pantry – May 2017

Way to go Christ Church!  We finished the month just shy of 4,000 items donated in May.  The volunteers at the Fairview Heights Food Pantry were so thrilled with all the donations.  We were told by the Food Pantry Coordinator that they rely on Christ Church to come through each May & September.  Weekly donations […]

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Biker Church Gathered Supplies For The Homeless

Biker Church leadership, with the assistance of many others, completed their third annual Compassion Challenge this past week. Their gathered and distributed supplies for over 50 individuals who are homeless in the area. Stories were shared; bibles were distributed and lives were impacted by the caring nature of those participating.

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Six New Connect Groups At Christ Church

I don’t think we celebrate enough the victories we have in Christ often enough.  I am happy to say we have six new Connect groups that have started this Spring.  Have you been thinking about joining a group or maybe leading a group?  Now is the time to begin praying about how you should be […]

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Wonderfully Made Ministry Parent’s Night Out

The Wonderfully Made Ministry recently hosted their 3rd Parent’s Night Out! The Parent’s Night Outs are three fun-filled hours for our special needs kids and their siblings ages 4 to 8th grade, while their parents and caregivers have some time for themselves. Nineteen kids and sixteen volunteers enjoyed the Lego Party theme. The night included […]

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