About Chuck Hetzler

Chuck Hetzler is Senior Pastor of the first church in his hometown of Quincy, IL – First Union Congregational Church. His passion is to seek God with others to see God’s Spirit move in historic ways today. He is blessed with a beautiful, happy family in his wife and four children.

Beating Temptation, October 27, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "Each person is tempted when they are dragged away by their own evil desire and enticed. Then, after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is full-grown, gives birth to death."  James 1:14-15 If we want to cut off sin from our lives, we have to start before [...]

2017-11-20T09:44:07+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

Jesus is the Same, October 25, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever."  Hebrews 13:8 We follow the same Jesus that the first disciples followed. The One who walked on water. The One who made the blind to see. The One who multiplied the fish and bread. The One who forgave sinners. His power and [...]

2017-10-24T10:13:19+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

Add to Your Faith, October 24, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, mutual affection; and to mutual affection, love."  2 Peter 1:5-7 Faith alone is enough to save the chief of sinners. But faith [...]

2017-10-23T13:22:41+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

Restore Us, October 23, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "Restore us, LORD God Almighty; make your face shine on us, that we may be saved."  Psalm 80:19 There are times when we as God's people sadly and wrongly turn away from Him. But there is always restoration with God if we seek Him for it. Although we have wronged Him, the [...]

2017-10-23T06:24:13+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

Deserving Praise, October 21, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "I tell you," he replied, "if they keep quiet, the stones will cry out."  Luke 19:40 Worshiping Jesus is not optional; it is necessary. We must praise the Lord. He is so deserving of praise that if we fail to celebrate Him, the rest of creation would have to fill the void [...]

2017-10-20T11:45:00+00:00 October 21st, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

His Wonderful Light, October 20, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God's special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light."  1 Peter 2:9 Our Heavenly Father loves us more than we can imagine. He chose us. He made us [...]

2017-10-19T15:00:03+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

Autumn Revival, Oct 22-25

Join us each night, Sunday-Wednesday, 6:30-8 PM for worship, special music, testimony, and a guest speaker. Childcare provided and refreshments served after each service.

2017-10-19T15:14:08+00:00 October 19th, 2017|News|

Run to Win, October 19, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus."  Philippians 3:14  God has a calling on our lives to be His disciples in this world. We are supposed to be set apart from those who don't yet know Christ. We should [...]

2017-10-18T08:19:43+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|