First Congregational Church of Orange City United Church of Christ

Happening In December...

Sunday, December 12,
Our worship service will begin at 10 AM

Dr. Tim Peters, Director of choral activities and members of the Stetson choir will join us with a musical ensemble for this Third  Sunday in Advent. We are so very thankful that they have taken time out of their busy schedules to be with us. So spread the word bring friends for this wonderful service.


A wonderful Thanksgiving Lunch organized by the Deacons.
Members of the mission Board decorated, and everyone brought a
a delicious dish to share!!!

What a blessing to be sharing in Fellowship again!!

Thanks to Patt Kline for the photographs.

Local Students Share Their Talent

How blessed we are to have these two fine young gentlemen to assist us with our Sunday Worship services.

OC UCC Saponaro

Jahir Laboy Toro, a Junior at DeLand
High School runs our zoom and
PowerPoint every week.
Thank you, Jahir, for all you do!

Mario Saponaro, a Stetson University  student, plays piano for our Worship Service
Thank you, Mario, for sharing your
musical talent with us!

David J. Putnam Memorial Endowed Piano Scholarship R. rear: Mike Vermillion ( Director of Development ), Donald Kline (Church Trustee), Sam Bass (Church moderator), Sharon Brown (Church Administrator), David Brown (Church Trust Administrator)

Front: Dr. Washington Garcia (Dean of Music), Krista Bofill (V.P. for Alumni Engagement), Terry Rabun (David’s Partner), and Rev. David Westcott.

The members of First Congregational Church of Orange City presented a $50,000.00 check to initiate the David J. Putnam Memorial Endowed Piano Scholarship, in honor of Mr. Putnam, their music director and a vital member of the congregation for many years. The recipient shall be a second or third-year keyboard student with proven financial need and at least a 3.0 GPA. The interest from the endowment shall be issued yearly.