News & Events Highlights

Here you will find information on some of the exciting things going on at FCC. Visit this page often to review featured events, ongoing opportunities, and various updates from the congregation.

Refugee Family Apartment Setup (Pics!)

Cassie Williams
January 10 2019

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who helped get everything moved in and set up for the Khamis family! Their apartment is ready to go thanks to the generosity of everyone. We cannot wait to welcome them to their new home! Here are some pictures from the day.


Scott’s Column: Annual Book Review

Rev. Dr. E. Scott Jones
January 8 2019

I finished the final book I read in 2018 at 10:30 p.m. on New Year’s Eve.  Now time for the annual review … More

Children of God: Epiphany Worship Series

Rev. Dr. E. Scott Jones
December 28 2018

“With this water God has sealed you unto love and grace divine.” Who are we? We are Children of God, marked in … More

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Rev. Dr. E. Scott Jones
January 18 2019

Join together with Christian sisters and brothers of various denominations and traditions on Friday, January 18. We’ll enjoy a soup supper at … More

Eat Like an Ancient Roman

Rev. Dr. E. Scott Jones
January 31 2019

Something sweet from Ancient Rome. On Thursday, January 31 at 7 p.m. we’ll gather to prepare and try an ancient Roman recipe … More

Katie’s Musings: Blue Christmas

Katie Miller
December 20 2018

My dad hated Christmas.  Like, really hated it.  Mom says it’s because his mother was always sick at Christmastime, making it difficult … More

Refugee Team-UPDATE

Cassie Williams
December 14 2018

The First Central Refugee Team has been busy over the past two weeks as we prepare to furnish a 2-bedroom apartment for … More

Wednesday Night Bible Study

Cassie Williams
September 20 2018

“The Judges material is supposed to be rough, uncouth, and in places very exciting and comical.” So writes Victor H. Matthews in his … More

Wednesday Night Bible Study–The Book of Judges with Scott Jones

Rev. Dr. E. Scott Jones
August 22 2018

“The Judges material is supposed to be rough, uncouth, and in places very exciting and comical.” So writes Victor H. Matthews in … More

MasterSingers 2018/2019 Season & Audition Information

Cassie Williams
August 16 2018

MasterSingers Omaha Announces 2018/2019 Season Omaha, NE – The Omaha MasterSingers are excited to announce their upcoming 2018/2019 season of performances. Join Omaha’s … More


Cassie Williams
July 19 2018

REFUGEE TEAM TWO As you know, for the last two years I have chaired a team on behalf of our church which … More

TAGG for First Central

Cassie Williams
August 17 2017

TAGG for First Central TAGG – Together A Greater Good – is a small, local enterprise based here in Omaha.  Conceptualized by two … More

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity– CANCELLED

Cassie Williams
January 18 2019

The service tonight is canceled due to the inclement weather.

Scott’s Column: The Salvation Army

Rev. Dr. E. Scott Jones
December 5 2018

A traditional feature of the holiday season is Salvation Army volunteers ringing their bells outside stores, encouraging donations in their red kettles.  … More

Katie’s Musings: Waiting

Cassie Williams
November 30 2018

This past Wednesday at family night, I posed a question: Advent is a time of waiting.  So, what are you waiting for this Advent? Peace?  … More