Welcome to
The First Church
of God
Galesburg, IL



Please join us in worship and celebration of the love of Jesus

every Sunday Morning at 10:00 am.

Children’s Church during service for  PreK to 5th grade.

Come experience the love of God among family and friends.



First Church of God is about people. We seek to: Invite people to Christ, Establish people in relationships, Inspire people to pray, Encourage people to worship, Equip people to serve and Empower people in mission, meeting needs, and bringing the hope of Christ to the world.


Children’s Events

VBS 2018
O.A.S.I.S. (Older Adults Still in Service) Gathering




Contact information:

First Church of God

1080 Harrison St., Galesburg, IL  61401

Office: (309) 343-2179

Fax: (309) 343-2165

Office hours: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
Senior Pastor – Dennis McQuown
Pastor Dennis McQuown
Secretary Email: fcogsec@comcast.net
Upcoming Events and Information
*Wednesday night Prayer Meeting/Bible Study*
September 12th at 6:30 p.m.
Ministry Board Meeting
will be held on Thursday, September  20th at 7:00 p.m.
Pet Blessing Event
Saturday, September 22nd at 10:00 a.m.
First Church of God 1080 Harrison St., Galesburg
Mark your calendars! 
Donations form the event will be given to
the Knox County Humane Society and the Guardian Angels.
Joyful Noyz Farewell Concert 
Saturday, September 29th, 2018
First Church of God 1080 Harrison St., Galesburg, IL  
To say goodbye and thanks to our family and friends.
This is our final year to sing as Joyful Noyz.
Food:  5:00 p.m.   Concert:  6:30 p.m.
O.A.S.I.S. (Older Adults Still in Service): 
Will not meet again until September.
Peanut Brittle Time!
We need people willing to work making peanut brittle. 
A sign-up sheet is posted in the Fellowship Hall on the bulletin Board. 
If you are interested see Jim Brown.
Your Help is Needed!
Power Point, Visitation, Open Gym, & FISH.
Contact Virgil Frye, another Board member or call the office to volunteer!
Food Bank
Hours: Monday 4:00-7:00 p.m.
Starting June 4th the Food Bank will be open on Mondays from 4-7 p.m. instead of Thursdays.
If there is an emergency need, please contact Dale Judy (221-0065) or Cheryl Judy (368-8452)
The Food Bank will be open every other Sunday immediately
following morning Worship Service for a very short time.
Connect Yourself to Facebook!
If we need to cancel Church services or events due to weather,
we will post it on our church Facebook page.  
We also post upcoming events.  
It will be another way to connect with the church.
Prayer Requests:
Gaynel Matheny – Bonnie Yelm –  Pete/Terry Hillier – Bonnie/Randall Halliburton – Baby Sawyer
Ray/Maxine Darst – Pat Pierce – Jerri Livingston – Jim Gray – Jean Hall – Rhoda Yette
Ronnie Ericson – Family of Natalie Dalton – Brian Frye – Eric Livingston – Tim Bolt
Janet Wilson – Anita Williamson – Joyce Lawrence  – Mike Johnson
Phyllis Thompson – Rhoda Cherrington – Our Congregation
If you have a prayer request for the Prayer Chain, call the church office.
Mark Your Calendars
September  12th – Wednesday Night Bible Study
September 20th – Ministry Board Meeting 7:00 p.m.
September 22nd – Pet Blessing Event
September 29th – Joyful Noyz Farewell Concert 6:30 p.m./Food 5:00 p.m.