Rev Courtney Hickman

Director of Youth Ministries

Courtney joined the staff at First Christian Church in September of 2016. She received her undergraduate degree from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2004 and her Masters from Wake Forest University Divinity School in 2008. Prior to coming to FCC she was the Director of Youth Ministries at Grace UMC in Wilmington NC, and Area Director for the Brigade Boys & Girls Club (also in Wilmington) for 3 years. Courtney was ordained, at First Christian Church on July 8th, 2018.

Courtney is originally from Wendell, NC. She is married to Bryan and they have a son, Ethan, and a daughter, Harper.  In her spare time, Courtney enjoys being outside, running, reading, and following Tar Heel athletics, she loves Mexican and Italian foods, and especially Chick-fil-A.

Courtney wants to help our youth and children grow in their faith and help them discover the unique gifts God has given them so they might follow Jesus throughout their lives.