• Interim Pastor Richard Artis will be speaking each Sunday morning and leading Bible study every Wednesday evening.
  • Our new Senior Pastor, Jared Chesnut will be arriving May 1st. Watch for further information.
  • Life Groups meet April 10th @ your Host house 5 - 8 pm.
  • May 1st. All Life Groups meet at the Church for an Outreach then fellowship.
  • Wednesday night classes: 5:45 - Upstairs led by Jacob Wright.  7:00 - Sanctuary led by Richard Artis.
  • Coming this summer: New Bible Studies.

First Church of God! Welcome!

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Son Harvest County Fair


June 20-24

6-8pm M-Th & 5-8pm Fri

Pre K - 6th Grade

Music, Snacks, Games, Story time & Crafts/Activities on Mon-Thurs

Friday night will be a meal, petting zoo & bounce houses

To register early click here.

Please include child's name and age in your email




May 1, 2016


Pastor Jared Chesnut

New Senior Pastor arriving


On Sunday March 6th our Church voted to call Jared Chesnut as our new Senior Pastor. His first Sunday here will be May 1st . There will be an Installation Service for Jared on Sunday May 22.

We are excited to have Jared as our Senior Pastor and looking forward to his arrival. Come and join us on Jareds first Sunday.



Coming up

Looking Ahead:


1   Jared Chesnut 1st Sunday as new Senior Pastor

1   Life Group Dinner/Outreach 5-7pm

8   Trustee Meeting

22 Senior Pastor Installation Service

22 Leadership Council Meeting

22 Community Park Picnic 4pm


12 Trustee Meeting

20-24 Son Harvest County Fair VBS

26 Leadership Council Meeting

How to Find Us

Service Times

Sunday Morning

Adult Sunday School – 9:00 a.m.

Meet & Greet – 9:30 a.m.

Worship – 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday Night

Small Groups – 7:00 p.m.

Active Youth – 7:00 p.m.

His Kidz – 7:00 p.m.


Office Hours

Tues. - Thurs. 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.