First Congregational Church of Orange City United Church of Christ

Happening In January...

Celebrating the Wells

Saturday, January 15,
Life Celebration will begin at 1 pm

There will be a memorial service for Dorthy Wells on Saturday, January 15, at 1 pm followed by an Ice-cream social in honor of both Dorthy and Jerry. Everyone is welcome!


A Huge Thank You to…
Dr. Timothy Peter and students from Stetson who led our Worship Service in honor of David Putnam on Sunday, Dec 12, with their amazing talents.

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.