Disciples News Service

Foundation to honor California congregation at General Assembly

First Christian Church of North Hollywood, Calif., has been named the 2011 recipient of the James P. Johnson Stewardship Award by the Board of Directors of the Christian Church Foundation because of its tremendous support of outreach ministries and financial stewardship. The award will be presented during the foundation’s banquet at the General Assembly in Nashville July 12. Tickets for the dinner may be purchased online at: www.disciples.org/GeneralAssembly/Schedule/MealsandEvents/tabid/506/Default.aspx

"First Christian Church, with an outstanding record of outreach-focused mission, is a worthy recipient of the Johnson Stewardship Award because of its leadership, creativity and integrity in responding to God’s call for faithful stewardship," said the Rev. Gary Kidwell, Foundation president. To read more, go to: www.disciples.org/ccf