Posted: September 26Creation waits - Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
a meditation offered at the interfaith service on Care for Creation Thursday, Sept. 24, at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. My name is Sharon Watkins. I serve as General Minister and President of a historic Protestant denomination called the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ.) I look o…
Posted: September 23
On the eve of the historical address to a joint session of Congress by the Pope Francis, Carlsbad is hosting an interfaith prayer vigil tonight at the Courthouse Lawn. 7:00 PM. We will be joining as people of faith to pray for the Pope, tomorrow's speech to Congress, and for the healing God can bring to our torn and fragmented nation. Please join us for this opportunity to share in this historical event!
Posted: August 20
Today I was humbled to accept the traveling "Stuff the Bus" Trophy on behalf of the whole church. For the 2nd year in a row the Members of First Christian will bring home the top honors for providing needed school supplies to children in Carlsbad and South Eddy County. Thanks also to the United Way for being such an amazing community service agency with whom we may partner for the benefit of God's children.
Posted: August 07
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Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Municipal Judge Richard Martinez. He served this community faithfully for many years as a police officer and commander with the APD and as a judge. Please keep the Martinez family in your thoughts and prayers as they process their loss and in the days ahead.
Posted: August 05