FCC Staff Blog

Planning for Success

Posted by Brooks Wachs on

A couple weeks ago, I got to lead our FCC Kids Camp. Being the Dean at camp is something that I have become accustomed to doing every summer. It has been something I have been doing since I was at Hill City before coming to Dodge City. Every camp season brings unique challenges, obstacles, and...

Traveling Music

Posted by Susan Ridgway on

Does your family take a vacation?  What does that look like? Our vacations seems to have some notable similarities from year to year. Yesterday, our family took a one day trip to Kansas City.  It was not actually a vacation because it was lacking fun activities, days in a hotel with a...

FCC Kids: Summer

Posted by Brooks Wachs on

Summer is almost here!!! School has finished up or is just finishing up for most and the joys of school being out for a few months is upon us. I understand for some of you, summer isn’t your favorite time because you have no idea what to do with your kids. I want to let you know about all...

Is Christ Really Enough?

Posted by Susan Ridgway on

      This past Sunday the student worship team introduced a song in worship called "Christ is Enough".  The lyrics of the song boldly states that "there's nothing in this world that could ever satisfy."  It claims that "through every trial, my soul will sing.  No...

Daily Disciple Decisions

Posted by Richard Crockett on

Daily Disciple Decisions As we each strive to become disciples of Jesus, we must always choose to make the best choices every day.  Each day there are some areas that are easy, and others that take more work, but if we can focus on the proper things, God can do amazing things in our...

Why Do I Run? I Run 4 God

Posted by Brooks Wachs on

Running…this word brings up so many different emotions for each person. For some it brings up the excitement of competition, others it brings of the fear of disappointment. Some when they hear this word they think of many times they have started, but stopped and for others it brings up...


Posted by David Barber on

I have many titles. I am a minister, a mentor, a mentee, a disciple, a friend, a fixer of broken things, a builder of new things, a husband, and a father. I am quite serious in my pursuits of all of these roles. They come with varying responsibilities. As a minister to students I am called to...

Running on E

Posted by Dusty Cookson on

“Then Jesus said, ‘Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest.’”  Matthew 11:28 Last summer, after years of planning (begging Monica more like it), We purchased a pick up. I really like my truck, more than I should, I...

The Garden

Posted by Susan Ridgway on

Kari Jobe is an modern worship leader who has produced some beautiful worship music over the past 5 years.  Her newest album includes the title song called "The Garden".   I would like to share her story as it pertains to this song. Kari was pregnant with her first child and was...