Staff

Rev. Dick Brooks

Dick Brooks started attending First Christian Church, Falls Church (Disciples of Christ) as a child when it opened its doors in 1952. He has filled many positions at FCCFC including Chairman of the Board, Deacon, and Elder. After his retirement Dick attended Wesley Theological Seminary where he received an M.Div. degree. He was ordained at…

Catherine T. Brooks

Cathy Brooks is a Commissioned Minister and is the Associate Minister of Pastoral Care and Healing at First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Falls Church, Virginia.  When she married Dick, she joined him as a member of the Disciples of Christ and has been working at First Christian Church since 1974.  She has focused on…

Phil Gilliland

Phil, a native of Kansas, and his wife Marilyn became members of First Christian in 1967, and since that time he has served as Chairman of the Board, Elder, Deacon, and many other positions. He retired from the U.S. Government as a mathematical statistician and is a former school teacher. He currently teaches Sunday School…

James Williams

James manages all janitorial services at First Christian Church and has worked here for over 20 years. In addition to working for the church, James has been a Fairfax County employee for over 30 years. James keeps the church sparkling from top to bottom. He lives with his family in Woodbridge.