Ministry & Fellowship
At the O'Fallon United Church of Christ, we offer a variety of ways to get involved in our church family
Sunday School: For children and youth ages three through high school. Classes are held from 9:45-10:45AM on Sunday mornings in our educational building.
Adult Sunday School: This class discusses contemporary issues and is open to college age youth and adults. The class meets on Sunday mornings from 8:30am-9:30am in the fellowship hall.
Conversations from the Upper Room: This class holds a traditional Bible study and is open to college age youth and adults. The class meets on Sunday mornings from 8:30-9:30am in the educational building.
Confirmation Class: Classes are held from September thru May for 8th graders or older youth. Class meets with the pastor at 8:30am Sunday mornings to learn more about our religion and faith. Upon completing the class, the youth are then confirmed in their faith and into the membership of the church.
Director of Music: Dr. Phil Wilhelm
Assistant Music Director: Connor Blankenship
Children's Music Director: Deb Horrell
Chancel Choir: rehearses most Sundays at 8:30am and is open to high school age youth and adults. They provide traditional and blended special music during Worship.
Cherub Choir: rehearses Sundays after Sunday School and is open to the youngest members of our Sunday School classes. They provide age appropriate special music during worship.
Children’s Choir and Orff Ensemble: rehearses Sundays after Sunday School and is open to elementary and middle school students. They provide special music during worship with singing or Orff instruments.
Handbell Choir: rehearses Sundays at 11:00am. They provide special music during worship with handbell’s and chimes.
Praise Band: rehearses on various Sunday mornings at 8:15am and they provide and lead contemporary praise and worship music during worship various Sundays each month.
Youth Director: Tarrah Vaupel
Youth Assistant: Mary Joseph
Our youth ministry provides a place for our 5th thru 12th graders to partake in current issue discussions, activities, bible study, trips and youth conferences. The group traditionally meets on the second and fourth Sunday of each month.
Mary & Martha Society: Meets every other month, on the 1st Thursday at 7:00pm. The group is open to all women. Onsite childcare is provided.
MATTERS: A group for “Moms and Tots Together Experiencing Real Spirituality .” Meets 3rd Friday of the month, 6:00pm. Nursery available. Also monthly
“Mom’s Night Out” events scheduled.
Book Club: Meets in a member’s home for
dinner and discussion of book selections.
50+ Club: Meets 2nd Tuesday of the month at noon. Luncheons, trips, events and social activities for the elderly.
Women’s Guild: Meets the 2nd Thursday of each month at 1pm. The group is open to all women that are church members.
Quilters: Meets every Wednesday morning at 8:30AM for quilting, and brings a brown bag lunch.