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We are Disciples of Christ, a movement for wholeness in a fragmented world. As part of the one body of Christ, we welcome all to the Lord’s Table as God has welcomed us.

About First Christian

Serve God; Spread Love


…is the mission of First Christian Church, (Disciples of Christ), Daytona Beach, Florida. As an ethnically and economically diverse congregation whose members backgrounds range from business owners to retirees to those in addiction recovery and/or recently homeless, FCC has a long established witness of spreading the love of God by serving the needs of others throughout community.

The basis of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) are:
– Deep Christian Spirituality
– True Community
– Passion for Justice

God continues to lead the members of FCC through prayer so that God’s love is spread as we serve. What better way to show the love of Christ than serving the needs of others?

Here are some documents you can download to help you understand our church background and belief doctrine.

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Our Vision Statement


United in Christ, First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) seeks to thrive by welcoming everyone into a relationship with Christ where the unique needs of individuals and a commitment to diversity are sources of strength.

We will continue to bear witness to the teachings of Jesus Christ by:
• Sharing our enthusiasm for our life in Christ with others
• Assisting members in discovering their God given talents/gifts
• Using our individual talents/skills
• Reaching out to others far and near
• Demonstrating a passion for justice


Our Worship Times and Format

Adult Sunday School

9:30 AM

Discipleship Formation (Youth of all ages)

9:30 AM

Sunday Worship Service
10:45 AM

• All who are seeking a place of worship, no matter your background are welcome.

• Our service contains a wide variety of styles reflective of our diverse membership. 

• Communion is served every Sunday. All are welcome at the table.

• Scripture is shared weekly.  Using the Bible, we reflect on how God is speaking to and through us today. Pastor David Troxler and Pastor Susanna Orensky lead our celebration of worship.  

• Our music ministries use a variety of contemporary, traditional hymns and instrumental selections to enhance our weekly worship. A chimes choir also perform special selections. Our Choir Director, Michael Shiles and accompanist, David Barker provide leadership for this important part of our worship.

• ’The Children’s Moment’ with Pastor Susanna Orensky with the children and youth enhance the worship experience for all.

• Baptisms are by immersion and occur, as new Christians come forward and make a confession of faith.