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10 years of Churches That Work

Click the links below to read all the stories in the ongoing series launched in 2005.

In a way, we’ve come full circle.
In the 10 years since The Christian Chronicle launched the Churches That Work series, we’ve featured 29 congregations in 24 states.

Steve Cloer, preaching minister for the Southside Church of Christ in Fort Worth, Texas, the latest church featured, also had a connection to the first congregation we wrote about, the Highland Street Church of Christ in Memphis, Tenn.

In 2005, Cloer was a graduate student at Harding School of Theology working on Highland’s staff. Former Highland preacher Harold Shank, now president of Ohio Valley University, remains a mentor for Cloer.

Find links below to all our Churches That Work stories.

GRAPHIC BY ERIK TRYGGESTAD

CONGREGATIONS FEATURED

Click the church name to read the Chronicle story. To visit the church’s website, see the link at the right.

1. Highland Street Church of Christ, Memphis, Tenn. • www.highlandcc.org


2. Metro Church of Christ, 
Gresham, Ore. • metrocofc.org


3. Fairfax Church of Christ,
 Fairfax, Va. • fxcc.org


4. Southern Hills Church of Christ,
 Dallas • facebook.com/SHCCDallas


5. Northern Hills Church of Christ,
 Spearfish, S.D. • northernhillschurchofchrist.com


6. Cordova Church of Christ,
 Rancho Cordova, Calif. • cordovachurch.com


7. Orange Avenue Church of Christ,
 Eustis, Fla. • www.myoacoc.org


8. Canyon Church of Christ,
 Anthem, Ariz. • canyonchurch.org


9. Anchorage Church of Christ,
 Alaska • anchoragechurchofchrist.org


10. Lynn Street Church of Christ, 
Parkersburg, W.Va. • lynnstreetchurch.com


11. White’s Ferry Road Church of Christ,
 West Monroe, La. • wfrchurch.org


12. Dalton Gardens Church of Christ,
 Coeur d’Alene, Idaho • dgchurch.org


13. Pitman Road Church of Christ,
 Sewell, N.J. • pitmanroadchurchofchrist.org


14. Northwest Church of Christ, 
Chicago • northwestchurchofchristchicago.com


15. Fifth Ward Church of Christ,
 Houston • fifthwardcoc.info


16. Park Plaza Church of Christ, 
Tulsa, Okla. • parkplaza.org


17. Sunset Church of Christ, 
Miami • sunsetonline.com


18. North Canton Church of Christ, 
North Canton, Ohio • northcantonchurch.org


19. Holgate Church of Christ, 
Seattle • www.holgatecoc.com


20. Mt. Juliet Church of Christ,
 Tennessee • www.mtjuliet.org


21. Church of Christ in Marshalltown,
 Iowa • www.facebook.com/The-Church-of-Christ-in-Marshalltown-Iowa


22. Laurel Church of Christ,
 Laurel, Md. • laurelchurch.net


23. Northwest Church of Christ, 
Westminster, Colo. • nwcofc.com


24. Great Falls Church of Christ, 
Montana • gfcc.faithsite.com


25. Crenshaw Church of Christ,
 Los Angeles • crenshawchurchofchrist.com


26. Long Island Church of Christ,
 Central Islip, N.Y. • licoc.org


27. North Davis Church of Christ,
 Arlington, Texas • northdavischurch.org


28. Iglesia de Cristo en Elgin,  
Illinois • iglesiadecristoenelgin.com


29. Southside Church of Christ,
 Fort Worth, Texas • sscofc.org

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