9:30 a.m. Sunday School

9:45 a.m. Choir Practice

10:45 a.m. Worship and                 Children’s Church


9:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.                   Mother’s Day Out Sunshine School

TUESDAYS during the school year

6 p.m. Thunder Alley College Ministry dinner and fellowship

Contact Us
Church Office
301 North 3rd Ave.
Durant, Oklahoma 74701
(580) 924-5252
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Sunshine School Office
(580) 579-9707 • (281) 799-0128
Rev. Andy Shelton

    Rev. Andy Shelton has been the pastor of First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) since February 2017. He serves on the General

Board of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Oklahoma. He is the president of the Durant Ministerial Alliance and is a member

of the board of Texas Impact.

   He also serves Brite Divinity School at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas as the Interim Director of Field Education and

Supervised Ministry and has served as the Director of Chapel at Brite since 2015.

    His prior ministry experiences have included judicatory work in North Texas and outreach ministry with Mexican and Central American

immigrants in the San Francisco Bay Area, where he served as vice president of the California Council of Churches IMPACT and

president of Marin County Interfaith Worker Justice.

   Andy received a bachelor of arts in journalism with a minor in Spanish from the University of Texas at Arlington. He received a master

of divinity in pastoral counseling and pastoral theology from Brite Divinity School in 2003, where he served as a theological reflection

group leader from 2011 to 2018.

    After graduating from Brite he taught high school English in Saltillo, Mexico. Fluent in Spanish and Portuguese, his ministry has

included travel to Honduras, the Dominican Republic, Peru, and Brazil.