The CHRISTIAN CHURCH (Disciples of Christ) was founded in the early 1800’s in the United States. Seeking to move beyond denominational disagreements, the founders envisioned a united church of Jesus Christ modeled after the New Testament. For a more detailed history please see the
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the United States and Canada
Disciples of Christ Statement of Intent
We are Disciples of Christ, a movement for wholeness in a fragmented world. As a part of the one Body of Christ we welcome all to the Lord’s Table as God has welcomed us.
The chalice symbolizes the central place of communion in worship for the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). The X-shaped cross of the disciple Andrew is a reminder of the ministry of each person and the importance of evangelism.