• Forward Cafe at Pappo's Pizza - more pics in Photos


Thank you for visiting our website!

Here you will find information concerning our church and its ministries.  Feel free to browse through the various areas of our website and learn about our church.  If you are considering a new place of worship or a relocation to our area, we would love to have you be our guest.

When you visit our church, you will find:

  • A warm and caring congregation that will lovingly welcome you
  • Preaching/teaching that is relevant and rooted in God's Word
  • Ministries geared to meet the needs of all ages 

In Jesus,
Pastor David


 FCC's 150th Anniversary

2017 marks the 150th year for FCC. Future newsletter will feature past pictures, stories, and memories from FCC's congregation.

If you have any one of the above that you would like to share, please forward those to Pastor David or Sherry in the office. Documents will be returned to you unless otherwise stated.

FCC is reaching a phenomenal milestone. Your help with future newsletter articles will be greatly appreciated. We are looking forward to hearing from you.

Thank you!!!



Contact Us

First Christian Church
703 S. Hickory
Mail: PO Box 247
Mt. Vernon, Missouri 65712
Phone 417-466-3345
Fax 417-466-4755

Regular Schedule

Office Hours
  • Mon - Thur 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
    Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 12:00 (noon)
  • Sunday School
    – 9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
  • Worship Service
    – 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  • Sonshine Kids and Forward Cafe
    – 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM


  • Choir Practice

    The Adult Church Choir  practices on Wednesdays at 6:45 pm following Manna Time . If you would like to lend your voice to the choir, please join us. We sing on Sunday mornings during Worship Service. Please join us as we sing praises to the Lord!

  • Bell Choir

    The Bell Choir has begun practice. They meet each Thursday at 6:30 pm. If you are interested and would want to be a part of the Bell Choir, show up Thursday evening and the leader will get you set up. What a wonderful way to share beautiful bell music for God's glory.

  • Fellowship Lunch

    There will be a Fellowship Dinner immdiately following the Worship Service on Sunday, October 2nd. FCC will be providing the meat, bread, and drinks. It asked that a side dish or dessert be brought along with a family member and/or friend to enjoy this wonderful time of food, fun, laughs, and fellowship.