First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) / First Presbyterian Church

Shaw and Halagueno Streets
Office: 309 W Shaw St
Carlsbad , NM   88220
t. (575) 885-2715
dave@fcccarlsbad.org

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Ministry in Action

Aug 23

Normal Office Hours

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The office is normally open from 9 am until Noon, Monday through Thursday, unless there is a ...
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Aug 24

Normal Office Hours

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The office is normally open from 9 am until Noon, Monday through Thursday, unless there is a ...
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Faith Gathering

5:30 pm – 7:40 pm

A Relaxed, welcoming time of worhsip, study, prayer, digging deep into God's Word for ...
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Aug 25

Normal Office Hours

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The office is normally open from 9 am until Noon, Monday through Thursday, unless there is a ...
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Aug 29

Normal Office Hours

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

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First Christian News


Let the Federation Begin

Beginning today the First Christian Church and the First Presbyterian Church will be meeting and worshipping as one congregation while we work towards formal federation. We will be meeting at the Church on Shaw and Halagueno …Read More


Shared Lenten Ministry and Mission

First Christian Church and First Presbyterian Church Combining For Mission Experiment              In a world where the role of the church is rapidly …Read More

Dave's Ministerial Musings for December 2015

         It is hard to believe that 14 years have come and gone since I first set foot in the pulpit of this wonderful congregation. In many ways it has been the best 14 years of my …Read More

It is Time for Christians to be Christians

21  "Not everyone who says to me, 'Lord, Lord,' will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father in heaven. 22  On that day many will say to me, …Read More


Dave's Report to the Church Board regarding the Lenten Ministry Experiment With the First Presbyterian Church

What an awesome time to be part of this amazing church. The energy surrounding the planned Lenten Journey in Shared Ministry with First Presbyterian is amazing. I’ve talked with many in the congregation and the …Read More


Nona's Story

A nasty drought in the 1950s brought First Christian Church member Nona Robbins to Carlsbad, but it was a bad stomach ache on a Halloween night about a decade earlier that really set things in motion. Nona, born in the small …Read More

Shared Lenten Ministry with he First Presbyterian Church and the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Carlsbad

Last month the grand announcement was made that for the season of Lent, the First Christian Church and the First Presbyterian Church in Carlsbad will be combining ministries to better serve Jesus Christ In the city of …Read More

Joint Statement on Refugees by Disciples of Christ and United Church of Christ

Not Terrorists; Not Tourists: Refugees are Human Beings   I was naked and you gave me clothing, I was sick and you took care of me, I was in prison and you visited me.” 37Then the righteous will …Read More


Disciples and Presbyterian Shared Lenten Celebration of Community

Shared Lenten Ministry For release Sunday October 25, 2015   The First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and the First Presbyterian Church of Carlsbad, New Mexico will conduct a shared Lenten ministry in 2016. …Read More


Ending Hunger and Empowering Learning

On Wednesday, August 05, 2015 the First Christian Church presented Packs for Hunger with a check for $280.37 to help start off the new school year. Robert Hutchins conducted the coin drive throughout the summer, simply …Read More