Updated July 1st, 2020 July Church Status Press play to listen to the latest update from council Dear FCC Members and Friends, Our church council and staff have been working diligently on developing a plan for reopening the church building on a limited basis, which has included an ongoing analysis of the COVID data from …

The Illinois Conference Welcomes The Reverend Molly Carlson as our New Conference Minister! A graduate of The College of Wooster with a BA in mathematics and Pacific School of Religion with a Masters of Divinity, Rev. Carlson brings a wide range of experience to the position of Conference Minister. She has been ordained within the …

Do Jeff Newcomb and Joshua Dyer really love graphs and data so much that they would include one in a report to the congregation?  And what does this graph have to do with our church?  Well, yes!  And this is a graph of one good day of solar energy production at our church! After some …

Sponsoring World Relief Food Pantry First Congregational Church will sponsor the monthly food pantry at World Relief of Quad Cities on Monday, July 13.  Our Outreach and Missions committee, along with the Youth Group and the church Garden growers will work together on this effort.  Laura Fontaine, director of World Relief asked us to take …

Congratulations FCC Graduates! Congratulations to all of our FCC Graduates! CE Board and your whole church family are so proud of your accomplishments and we look forward to hearing more of the good things you are doing. High School Graduates Claire Eaton graduated from Moline High School and in the fall will attend North Central …

Hello, FCC Family! The confirmation class needs your help with our mission project! We want to help teens without a home during this pandemic, through the Place2Be by supplying non perishable foods and some face masks for them! We also want to show our appreciation for healthcare workers with a meal and thank you cards …

Confirmation Class 2020 Congratulations to the Confirmation class of First Congregational Church! Their Confirmation journey started in the fall of 2018, two years is a long commitment! Through discussion, laughter, mission and mentors these wonderful youth learned what it means to be a member of FCC and how to live out their Faith. Nolan Wandrey …

CE Celebration Sunday! The CE Board would like to give a BIG thank you to the Sunday School teachers and shepherds this year! Even though our year was cut short, we have not forgotten the time spent together. Your love and care was felt each Sunday, and we are thankful for it. Preschool Margaret Brown, …

Confirmation Sunday Card Shower On Sunday May 31st we celebrate this year’s Confirmation class, Kelsy McCormick, Kenzie Smith, Noah Suman, Nolan Wandrey, and Olivia Glenn. Although the ceremony will look different this year, our love for them will not. Join us in celebrating our Confirmands by sending cards of joy and encouragement: Please send to …

Looking Forward to the New “Normal” Greetings friends.  I just sat in on an extremely informative and uplifting webinar hosted by Marcia Erickson, action coach.  If you get a chance to watch it, I would highly recommend it.  It was sponsored by the Quad City Chamber.  What this message clearly states is we are going …