Save the Date! February 9th at 5 pm! Once again we are setting the stage for the annual Valentine’s Dinner Theater! Plan to attend as the Youth serve you a delicious dinner, and then enjoy all the talent FCC has to offer. As usual, we will also have a 50/50 and door prize raffles. Silent …

Rev. Michael SwartzDecember 29th, 2019Matthew 2:13-23 | Bulletin There are a number of ways to read and hear the Gospel account in Matthew read today of Joseph, Mary and Jesus fleeing a genocide in Judea and fleeing to Egypt for safety. It cam be read in terms of prophesy fulfilled. It can be read in terms of recurring …

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, …

We are thankful to God for the gift of Christ and joy of sharing the beauty and worship of our Congregation with family, friends, and guests.  We invite you to remember our congregation at Christmas, offering a special gift to support our worship and ministries. Special Christmas Offering will be taken on Sunday December 15th. Give …

Each year during December, in preparation for Christmas, the Giving Tree arrives in our library so together we can share the light of Christ with our neighbors. Sponsored by our Outreach and Mission Board. You are invited to select a name tag from the Giving Tree, purchase items on the tag, and return the gifts …

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 …

Red Cross Warming Shelter

Our Church Can Be A Red Cross Warming Shelter With winter already hard upon us, Red Cross is looking for churches to serve as warming shelters in case of emergency.  We can offer our Fellowship Hall as an emergency warming shelter, with Red Cross providing all the people and equipment and needed, if we can find …