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
*Bible Study*
on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. 
Ministry Board Meeting
will be held on Thursday, October 17th at 7:00 p.m.
Fall Gathering for Friends & Family!
Wiener Roast & Hayrack Ride
Friday, October 25th
Time:  5:30 p.m. 
The church will furnish hot dogs, buns, condiments and paper products. 
Please bring a dish to pass, roasting sticks for hot dogs and lawn chairs. 
Invite your family and friends to join us as we gather together for fun and fellowship!
Saturday Night Alive in Jesus
Saturday, November TBD
Dinner:  5:00 p.m.  –  Concert:  6:30 p.m.
Featuring:  TBD
Peanut Brittle Information:
Crews are working on Tuesday morning and evening and Thursday morning. 
Your help is needed to help this project go forward!!! 
If you are interested in leading a crew to make peanut brittle please sign up at the Welcome Center desk. 
Tithe Envelopes are ready in the Fellowship Hall.
They are sorted alphabetically by your last name. 
If you don’t see yours please let Lanni Hillery know and she will get a box for you.  
If you do not have giving envelopes and would like a box, please let Lanni Hillery know.
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.
If there is an emergency need, please contact Dale Judy (221-0065) or Cheryl Judy (368-8452)
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:
Bonnie Yelm –  Pete/Terry Hillier – Randall Halliburton & Family
Ray/Maxine Darst – Pat Pierce – Jean Hall – Rhoda Yette – Eileen Boden
Brian Frye – Eric Livingston – Dale/Cheryl Judy – Michael Judy – Inez Kennett
Janet Wilson – Anita Williamson – Dan Reynolds – June Ziegler – CeCe Jordan
Sue McQuown – Our Congregation – Our neighbors, Nation and Leaders
If you have a prayer request for the Prayer Chain, call the church office.
Mark Your Calendars
October 17 –  Ministry Board Meeting 7:00 p.m. 
October 25 – Wiener Roast & Hayrack Ride 5:30 p.m.
November TBD – Saturday Night Alive in Jesus Concert  Food:  5:30 p.m.  Concert:  6:30 p.m.