We are First Christian Church, Claremore; an Open and Affirming congregation of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). We agree that God’s love extends to all people, regardless of race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, political ideology, age, gender identity/expression, mental and physical ability, or any other designation that has brought them the pain of exclusion and discrimination by the Church and society.With open hearts and minds, we welcome every child of God to fully participate in the life and ministries of this congregation.
Rev. Alexis Engelbrecht
Pastor Alexis’ passion for delving into and making use of scripture in life-giving, liberating, and loving ways influences every aspect of her ministry. She joyfully accepted the call to serve First Christian Church of Claremore, DOC, in 2022.Experiences in education, writing, worship, membership engagement, leadership development, youth ministry, small group ministry, and chaplaincy inform how she supports the work of the Church. She considers it to be an honor to be part of FCC’s mission to welcome every child of God to fully participate in the life and ministries of this congregation with open hearts and minds. Pastor Alexis earned her Master of Divinity with High Honors from Phillips Theological Seminary in 2020 and was ordained in March of 2022.
Sean Robinson leads the praise band, bell choir and choir on Sunday mornings. Sean and his wife, Teri, have a four kids. He's always looking for new musicians and vocalists to join the choir, bell choir and praise band!