At First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Ames we:

Genuinely accept, welcome and love everyone as Jesus did.

Connect people to God and to one another.

Cultivate an environment where people grow in faith and discipleship.

Celebrate everyone’s gifts for ministry and encourage people as leaders.

Minister in the community with God’s healing love.


First Christian Church Will Be A Community of Connection:

To God who brings hope and possibility, abundance and grace

To the way of Jesus that brings deeper meaning and purpose

To other people to build positive, life-enhancing relationships

To resources that will promote healing and wholeness in all aspects of life

To other organizations with a similar vision and purpose