Ministry Success Stories

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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31 Students Participated In Confirmation

Next Step 2017 was a success! Our Confirmation class this year had 31 confirmands. What a great group of students. Many of them were baptized. Families joined the church with their students. Best of all, we know that all of our confirmands have a strong personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Praise God for these students […]

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Next Step Confirmation Packed 175 People Into The Gym

Our first annual Next Step Celebration was a huge success! The 2017 Confirmation class got together yesterday for a celebration. Each student invited their “tribe.” Their tribe consisted of family and friends that are supporting their decision to join the church. Over 175 people packed out the gym to gather around these students. The students […]

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Student Ministry Hit Record Attendance

Student ministry set a new attendance record last week for their annual spring fling event. 180! Last year this same time we were pushing to break the 100 student mark. We are very proud of our students for inviting their friends and showing up for this Pack The House series. This series was all about […]

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AWANA Students Share Breakfast 2Go Bags

Last Friday, April 7, several Scott Campus leaders shared over 295 Breakfast 2Go bags with those leaving the Lincoln’s Landing housing area at Scott Air Force Base. Each Breakfast 2Go bag was assembled by the AWANA students at Scott Campus and included a pastry, a piece of fruit, a juice box and a piece of […]

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