Christian Church Foundation honors FCCNH at General Assembly - July 2011
First Christian Church of North Hollywood, Calif., was named the 2011 recipient of the James P. Johnson Stewardship Award by the Board of Directors of the Christian Church Foundation because of its tremendous support of outreach ministries and financial stewardship. The award was presented during the foundation's banquet at the General Assembly in Nashville July 12, 2011.

"First Christian Church, with an outstanding record of outreach-focused mission, is a worthy recipient of the Johnson Stewardship Award because of its leadership, creativity and integrity in responding to God's call for faithful stewardship," said the Rev. Gary Kidwell, Foundation president. To read more, go HERE or to watch an interview with Pastor Bob Bock

Christian Church Foundation marks 50th Anniversary - July 2011
(Nashville, TN – 7/12/2011) - The Christian Church Foundation celebrated its 50th anniversary Tuesday night, recognizing its growth from about $1,000 in assets in 1961 to a record $438.6 million in 2011. The event was part of the General Assembly of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Nashville, TN.

As part of the festivities, First Christian Church of North Hollywood, CA, was honored with the James P. Johnson Stewardship Award for outstanding local and global outreach and encouragement of members’ financial stewardship. The congregation is one of the denomination’s top givers to the Disciples Mission Fund and has a long history of community-wide outreach ministries.

Click HERE to see a photo of Pastor Bock receiving the James P. Johnson Stewardship Award

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Thanksgiving Deliveries From the Heart to the Homeless
- November 24, 2011
Human Needs Committee at First Christian Church of North Hollywood serves lunch to the homeless and hungry at North Hollywood Park. Please watch the video and make the acquaintance of some neighbors you didn’t know you had.

Advent Theatre Brings Vaudeville Back to the Stage - Sept 30, 2011
Community theater troupe of First Christian Church of North Hollywood returns to the boards after a two year hiatus.

Walking the Labyrinth - Dec. 23, 2010
First Christian Church of North Hollywood offers this ancient practice as a path to contemplative prayer.

Food Pantry Gathers 10 Congregations Together - Dec 2, 2010
Members and clergy from eight churches and two synagogues gathered together to give thanks at the 26th annual service of praise and gratitude. All of them were supporters of the North Hollywood Interfaith Food Pantry, which helps feed people who need it.

First Christian Church Hosts Interfaith Panel - Nov 5, 2010
For eight weeks members of First Christian Church of North Hollywood have been studying the Bible through the lens of all three Abrahamic traditions.

Using Bruce Feiler's book Walking the Bible and the PBS video series depicting the author's epic journey through the holy land, Rev. Louise Sloan Goben and Jacqui Dixon helped their students place the sacred stories in geographic and historic context.