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 Pre-K to 5th grade
Come experience the love of God among family and friends.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

About Us

 
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.
 

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Children’s Events

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

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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 – 
 
 
Interim Pastors:  Bill Strawn (618) 670-8573
                              Charisse Strawn (317) 709-0311
Office Manager:  Lani Hillery (309) 343-2179
Fax:  (309) 343-2165  
Email: fcogsec@comcast.net
Website:  www.fcoggalesburg.com
 
Upcoming Events and Information
 
 
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PLEASE NOTE:
 
Sunday morning Worship Service has returned with safety measures in place.
If you have any questions, prayer requests or concerns, please call the Church Office.
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*Offering Information*
You can give your tithe and offerings two ways: 
1) By sending them in the mail to he church
2) Or do it electronically at our website:  www.fcoggalesburg.com 
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Please Note:
See either Pastor Bill or Pastor Charisse if you’d like to be a part of a small discipleship class.
Time and date TBA.
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Bible Study
Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.
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Choir Practice
No Choir practice until March 10th
7:30-8:15 p.m.
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“Walk and Talk”
9:00 a.m. till noon, Monday through Friday
Multi-purpose room (Gathering Place) opened daily
from 9 till noon for anyone who wants to walk for exercise and talk
with friends as they walk.  A refreshment bar will be set up for those attending.
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Kazoo Sunday
March 7th, 2021
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OASIS
Will be held on Tuesday, March 9th at noon. 
Please plan to bring a dish to pass for the potluck.
For ages 55 plus!
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Ministry Board Meeting
Thursday, March 11th, 2021  7:00 p.m.
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Kite Sunday
March 14th, 2021
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Frisbee Sunday
March 21st, 2021
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Sports Sunday
March 28th, 2021
(Wear something with your favorite sports team)
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Hymn Sing
Sunday, March 28th – 6:00 p.m.
Join us as we gather together to sing hymns from the hymnal in a time of
singing praises to the Lord!   We can all choose hymns and sing them together.
After the Sing we will have finger foods for a time of fellowship!  Please plan to bring
something to share with everyone (chips, cookies, sandwiches, veggies, fruit, etc.)
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Funeral Dinner Help:
We are looking for people that would be interested in helping prepare,
set-up and serve funeral dinners.  If you would be interested, contact Bev Duckwiler.
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Volunteers Needed…
Power Point, Visitation, Open Gym, & FISH.
Contact Virgil Frye, another Board member or call the office to volunteer!
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Do you like the shirts that the Pastor and the Ministry Board are wearing?
We have them available to order.  There is an order form on the Ministry Table in the Fellowship Hall.
They come in several sizes and the cost is $15.  Grab an order form fill it out, take it to the
Welcome Center Desk with payment and give to Pastor Bill.
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Church Family Update:
Enclosed in the bulletins you will find a sheet asking for information. 
This is to update our directory and files.  Fill out the information you are comfortable with giving to the church. 
Please complete one for each family member.  More forms are available on the Welcome Center Desk.
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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.
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If you have a prayer request for the Prayer Chain, call the church office.