First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

502 S. Guadalupe
Carlsbad , NM   88220
t. (575) 689-1753

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Apr 22

Sunday Morning Worship

10:30 am – 11:40 am

A weekly gathering of faith, scripture, prayer, and comunion that celebrates our Lord and ...
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Apr 25

Faith Gathering

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

A Relaxed, welcoming time of worhsip, study, prayer, digging deep into God's Word for ...
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First Christian News

Disciple Leader Speaks out on Racist Language

As a follower of Jesus Christ, as a minister of the gospel of Jesus Christ, I must speak to repudiate the comments from the President of the United States on Jan. 11, 2018. As Christians, we believe that all humans are …Read More

New General Minister and President Elected

Rev. Teresa Hord Owens elected Posted on July 9, 2017 at 8:32 pm. General Assembly elects Teresa Hord Owens as first African-American woman to head mainline denomination INDIANAPOLIS – Rev. Teresa …Read More

Carl and Penny: God's Fresh Air to First Christian Church

First Christian Church has been on a wild ride for the past year or so, but that’s nothing new for active members Carl George and Marlene “Penny” Aucoin, who have navigated their own share of …Read More

Looking to 2017 in Faith

            It is very likely that 2016 will go down in history as a truly remarkable year. Some may see the remarkable …Read More

January 2017 Begins a New Start at Temple Beth El

Beginning Sunday, January 1, 2017 the family of faith that is First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Carlsbad, New Mexico, will begin worshipping on Sunday Mornings at Temple Beth El on the corner of Pate and …Read More

God is With Us

            The king was afraid and many of his kingdom along with him. The marauding armies of their enemies were poised for invasion and conquest. His small armies would …Read More

Joy at Going to the House of the Lord

            The words of the Psalmist can be so easily overlooked as simple praise, yet they speak a profound truth. “I was glad when they said to me, …Read More


            It is no secret that the nation is still reeling from the outcomes of last week’s presidential election. Some are elated over President Elect …Read More

Idolatrous Politics of Abortion

            Idolatry is dangerous and destructive. It is devastating because of the deceptive way idolatry distorts truth. Christians do not set out to worship false gods or …Read More