Give blood, save a life!We partner with the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center to help save lives by donating our blood.We'll be set up in the Assembly Room at church.Because of the need for social distancing, please make an appointment by signing up athttps://bit.ly/2QoO12I See you there!Questions? Contact Naomi Black at [email protected] the dates: July 18 and October 17, 2021. … [Read more...] about Blood Drive for Sunday May 2 2021
In Person Worship RSVP If you intend to join us for in-person worship this Sunday, please take a moment to sign up using the link below. It will help the Deacons prepare the Meeting House. https://bit.ly/3xajgj6In case you missed it, here's the news-- Indoor Worship Services Return!Given the expected number of FCC members and friends who have been fully vaccinated or who will be soon, we are planning our first worship service inside the Meeting House for Sunday, April 25!Here are the … [Read more...] about Indoor Worship Services Return
Know someone who wants a rewarding, high energy job in a Progressive Christian Church?First Congregational Church of Houston has a job opportunity! Director of Membership and AdministrationThe director reports to the senior minister. They will partner with church leaders to Implement the vision for growth & mission Be the hub of communication Recruit & support volunteers Maintain church records & publications Supervise part time and contract staffYou can check out the Director of … [Read more...] about Job Opening – Director of Membership and Administration
Fiesta Fridays presents Brian Kalinec in an outdoor concert on church grounds.7 pm, Friday, April 23, 2021Bring your own: chair, beverage, snacks, and spread out under the oaks."There is a combination of Woody Guthrie, John Steinbeck, James Taylor and Rodney Crowell in the stories he tells..." Staffan Solding, Rootsy"...one of the most creative songwriters from the Texas music scene...good music is something to be revered and this new album is one that is. Yes I must say “Revered” says it all." … [Read more...] about
*** DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER FORECAST, TONIGHT'S CONCERT IS POSTPONED *** New information will be posted when known. Thank you. FCC's Music at the Meetinghouse presents The Axiom Quartet --in a live concert under the oaks--in the outdoor concert area at church. The Axiom Quartet strives for unique string quartet performances. A typical concert program often includes: • classical string quartet repertoire, • classical transcriptions, • modern music, • new compositions, • and … [Read more...] about Tonights Concert Postponed – Axiom Quartet Will Reschedule
Judges 19:22-29, the horrific murder of a concubine, is a text meant for a mature audience. You should know it can bring-up painful feelings and memories.The story of the unnamed concubine is an indictment on religious communities and their callous treatment of those who exist on the margins.The focus of my sermon is not to redeem this text but to provide a critique on Christianity (and by extension all religions) after Easter.Christian leaders must confess where we have failed people in order … [Read more...] about Sunday’s Sermon: The Power of Two Words
The FCC Hospitality Board invites you to join your friends or make new ones each week. 7pm on Fridays.So, bring a bite to eat, a beverage, your lawn chair and mask, and head over to FCC to see your friends and meet new people!Please practice social distancing. … [Read more...] about
Thank you for considering a 2nd mile gift!As of last week, 33 members and friends made donations totaling $19,030! This money is marked for reducing the deficit in the budget passed by the Congregation in January.It also funds the severance packages of our departing staff members.We celebrate the generosity of our faith community!To fully cover this year’s budget shortfall, we are seeking $23,000. So, another $4,000 from folks like you would push us over the goal line. Please consider further … [Read more...] about Would You Go the 2nd Mile?