Stopping church activities in our building does not mean we stop being a church.  Now is the time for us to respond in faith: Kids: Remember our Lenten Practice Find some sunshine and quiet and say or think our Lenten Prayer: Give me a Clean Heart, O God, and Renew a right Spirit within me.   …

Update March 31st, 2020 9:00 am Press play to hear a message from Pastor Craig.

Alms-giving, Bigheartedness, Prayer, Repeat! FCC Sunday Schoolers are working on a special project this Lenten season: Almsgiving, Big Heartedness, Prayer, Repeat! Children and Youth are encouraged daily to collect coins for those in need, do acts of Big Heartedness, Pray, then do it all again the next day! If you would like a coin bank …

Are you aware that our church is home to one of the top preschools of the Quad Cities? Red Wagon was originally founded as an outreach of the church as a way to spread God’s love to our community’s children. It is now a premiere place to get children ready for kindergarten. Our family has …

Though the weather is cold and Easter is yet months away, Council is looking ahead to the summer. We are discussing whether we should try another summer of worshiping at 9:00am from June 7th to September 6th, or return to the practice of keeping the same worship time of 10:00am year around.   We invite the …

Join us for Hallelujah Sunday!  We begin at 9:00 am in Fellowship Hall for Cocoa, Caroling and Blankets. While you sip and sing, help us put the finishing touches on fleece blankets to be donated to Closet2Closet, a local agency providing foster and homeless children current-trend, age-appropriate clothing and personal items.   Then join us in …

Window Restoration Update Completion of our window restoration project will be delayed until January.  In the process of cutting the glass to cover our windows, the work crew discovered the remaining glass was defective when each sheet of glass broke in exactly the same place.  New glass has been ordered and will be installed January …

Did you notice that we did not have an annual stewardship campaign this year? A little over a year ago, we hired a consultant to visit the church and write a Health Check Report (fccmoline.org/healthcheck). This report compares our congregation to growing and vital congregations, highlighting the good things we are doing and identifying changes …

This year there will be two Christmas Eve services at First Congregational UCC! On Christmas Eve, our stained glass windows will be restored, dark, occluding Plexiglas replaced with clear plate glass.  As we light candles and raise our voices in song, the light of Christ we celebrate shine out unobstructed into the silent, holy night, …

Family Christmas Caroling | Wednesday, December 4th | 6 pm – 8 pm Bundle up & ride the church bus caroling around town, then head back to the church & warm up with hot cocoa! Advent Festival | Sunday, December 8th | 5 pm Plan to attend our annual Advent Festival! Please bring a dish …