283 Pounds of Plastic Recycled!

On a cool rainy April morning 12 FCC volunteers set up for the Green Team’s fourth Recycling Event. Within moments of starting, the plastics and Styrofoam came rolling in. Over 60 folks brought in materials that cannot be recycled curbside, and by the end of the morning

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Social Justice and Witness ~ April 2024

In April, the Social Justice and Witness (SJW) committee voted to endorse the work of Outreach Theater, a newly forming theater group with several FCC members. They hope to use theater to increase understanding of the issues that are polarizing our community such as homophobia, racism and

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Parkside Homes

The two Parkside homes on the south side of FCC property are currently occupied. For those new to our congregation, Saint Vincent de Paul owns and maintains the homes and placed them at our request. The current residents at Parkside are low-income persons in SVdP’s affordable permanent

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Little Free Pantry at FCC

Be part of the team! We are looking for a person to volunteer to join our 8-person Little Free Pantry volunteer effort. We need someone to check the Little Pantry outside the church the second week of each month. The volunteer will make sure it is clean, there is no

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Mental Health Library at Our Fingertips

Public, academic, and medical libraries, not to mention special collections, are available for local residents to peruse. But did you know we have a mental health library in downtown Springfield? If you are unfamiliar with the NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) library and resource room in

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