News & Events


     The VBS program originally scheduled for Sunday, July 25, has been rescheduled for Sunday, August 1.

     The First Christian Church building is open for in-person worship. Masks and social distancing are encouraged.

      We will continue to live-stream our services on Facebook, and strongly encourage those in high-risk groups who have not been vaccinated to watch safely from home. You can find videos of past services here .

      Peace be with you, and stay safe.

First Christian Church, Tahlequah has a new email address:


Bible Study Classes are now being held on Zoom on Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m.

Check the Facebook Members' Page for more information.

Prayer List

(You can submit prayer requests here.)

Concerns in the Life of Our Church (CHANGES IN RED)


Persons with cancer: 

Allen & Jesse Munoz (Mary’s brother & sister-in-law), Jesse is not doing well, Allen is not taking treatment

Jessica Sanchez (Leslie), deteriorating, cancer spreading, pray for comfort, peace and good decisions     

Connie Anderson (Judy Shade)

Kyle Rozel (wife Mandy, friends of Lindsay Mutz))

Maria Gerber (Don Studebaker’s good friend)

Stacey Cochran, treatment continues

Carl Coats (Eileen M.), non-Hodgkins lymphoma, treatment in OKC,  found matches for bone marrow transplant

Terri Vestal, surgery (4/12)

Pastor Darell, recovering from surgery

Brenda Carter (Lawrence’s co-worker)

Carol Gilbert, Eileen C’s niece, chemo for breast cancer 4/30

Frank Faris, Candy’s friend, liver

Cinda Franklin (Sue’s sister), surgery for spot on lung 6/4, getting stronger 6/20

Others with Concerns:

Sheryl Mast & Roger Vance, health and living situation, Roger is doing poorly

Charles & Jonnie Young, Charles’ health issues, has aneurism and cancer is back (3/21), decisions to make

Bob and Mary                                     

John and Marian, John’s lesion on back removed

Alice Cain, Candy’s sister

Tammy Jones & family, Norma weeks (mother)

Kathy Blackard (Eileen M’s daughter), issues with workplace/employment/housing

Charles Atkins (Sonya’s brother-in-law), ALS, in wheelchair, cannot move, talk or swallow

JT & Jaime Kliewer (Sonya’s nephew & family) sequestered but healthy in Cambodia. Oldest son now in OK

Anita Schultz, back surgery 6/3

Sonya, continued pain from sacro-iliac disfunction

Leslie’s mom and dad, dad’s neck surgery pending

Lisa, kidney stones, back

Rita Rash (Lisa’s aunt), kidney problems (5/20), very ill

Brenda Faucett (Lisa), in hospital (7/28)

Bill Davis, Donna’s husband (5/5)

Keegan Davis, Donna’s grandson (5/20), Job Corp interview

Sarah Bryce, Edith’s sister, bedridden, fell and broke femur 6/13

Robin Seat (Candy), peace

Clarissa Cox (Leslie)

Lindsay Crouch, surgery 7/26

Jason Kelly (EG), kidney failure 7/18

Roger Hitchcock, infection around fingernail 7/18

Volunteers & children who attended VBS 7/23

Linda Spears, loss of pet

Judy Hathaway, medical issues

Joyce Luna, scheduled to have heart surgery on August 5

Candy Wolf, recovering from fall


Deaths: Peace and comfort for the families and friends of those who have passed:  Vickie Bailey, Joyce’s sister-in-law; Rocky Weston’s cousin’s nephew;  Jennifer Callie’s (Roger’s house parent) sister-in-law, Carolyn Callie; Warren Nuicklas (friend of Lisa).


Those involved with law enforcement and the civil unrest in our country

Those who have Covid-19 and those who treat patients with Covid-19  

Those battling addiction issues and those dealing with domestic violence

Pastor Darell and the church leaders for wisdom and unity as plans are made to reopen the church.

Our country/state/community leaders (Sue Catron) for ability to unite and govern effectively in peace

Ministries for all the homeless, hungry, and needy people of Tahlequah

Our church Mobile Food Pantry and Sharing Table, those who partake, and those who contribute


                                    That we will be a beacon to this community