April 28th, Rev. Rebecca Woods

Rebecca Woods, M.DIV, Lindner Center of Hope

Rebecca Woods serves as Spiritual Care Coordinator at the Lindner Center of HOPE. She sees patients who want to include spirituality and faith in their ongoing recovery, helps provide for patients’ spiritual and religious needs, and leads Enrichment groups.

Rev. Woods is an ordained minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) denomination. She completed four units of Clinical Pastoral Education at the Cincinnati Veterans Administration Medical Center and Twin Towers Retirement Community. In 2015 she completed additional training in Palliative Care Chaplaincy through California State University and the HealthCare Chaplaincy Network. She is a member of the Association of Professional Chaplains and the Spiritual Care Association.

Her focus is on helping people develop and maintain a healthy spirituality to support recovery and wellness; facilitating connections with supportive faith communities; and educating faith leaders and communities on how to support individuals and families in coping with mental health and addiction issues.

Before joining the Lindner Center of HOPE, she worked as a full-time chaplain at Twin Towers Retirement Community and served on the board of directors of NAMI of Butler County. Prior to that, she pastored an urban congregation and was the executive director/campus minister at the Campus Ministry Center (now the Interfaith Center) in Oxford, Ohio, serving students at Miami University.

April 21st, Easter, Rev. Carol Oetzel

Rev. Carol Oetzel

Carol is an Ordained Minister in the Christian Church(Disciples of Christ). Carol is the Pastor of Assimilation at Legacy Christian Church In Harrison, Ohio. She serves on the Commission of Ministry  and the Camp Christian Committee for our region. Carol served as Associate Pastor at FCC-Middletown for 13 years. Carol also served Walnut Hills Christian Church as Co-Pastor.

April 14th, Rev. Dr. J. Thomas Johnson

Reverend Dr. Johnson is a retired Disciples Minister and Pastor Emeritus of Summit Christian Church in Trotwood, Ohio. Rev. Johnson currently serves as the  Regional Elder for district 8, serving the Christian Church In Ohio in greater Dayton, and Middletown.

April 7th, Rev. Sue Glaab

Reverend Glaab is an ordained minister. Sue was a member of First Christian Church while she attended United Theological Seminary. She holds a Masters of Divinity from UTS. Reverend Glaab served as Pastor of Northwest Christian Church in Trotwood, Ohio.

Razor’s Edge Barbershop Chorus Show

Join us for a great evening of song from the Razor’s Edge Barbershop Chorus. It will be an evening of songs, stories, and jokes. The show begins at 7:00 p.m.

Join the chorus for the Afterglow, and enjoy more songs, and food.

Tickets can be purchased from members of the chorus and at the door.

Tickets can be purchased from members of the chorus and at the door.

Stations of the Cross


Join us on Good Friday, April 19th for an Open House to go through the Stations of the Cross.

The church will be open for you to come by as you are available, and this is open to the public.
Time: TBD

Community Easter Egg Hunt

April 13th, 1:00 p.m. till 3:00 p.m.

Join us for a Community Easter Egg Hunt, we will have egg hunts by age, as well as childrens activities, music, and refreshments.

Ash Wednesday

Join us Wednesday March 6th, at 7:00 p.m. for Ash Wednesday Service, we will have a short service that will close with communion and the imposition of ashes. Join us as we begin the journey through Lent.

March 24th & 31st, The Rev. Carol Oetzel

Carol is an Ordained Minister in the Christian Church(Disciples of Christ).

Carol is the Pastor of Assimilation at Legacy Christian Church In Harrison, Ohio. She serves on the Commission of Ministry  and the Camp Christian Committee for our region.

Carol served as Associate Pastor at FCC-Middletown for 13 years. Carol also served Walnut Hills Christian Church as Co-Pastor.

March 17th, The Rev. John Dick

The Rev. John Dick

Reverend John Dick is a retired ordained minister in the American Baptist Church. John is a resident of Middletown. John has served American Baptist Congregations in Midland, MI; Haddonfield, NJ; Wyoming, OH; Middletown, OH and Worcester, MA.

First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)