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Interim Pastor Update

Q&A with Pastor Becky The “Q&A with Pastor Becky” scheduled for this Sunday (Dec. 20th) has been rescheduled for January 3rd.  Pastor Becky lost her brother on Thursday (12/17) and we would like to give her some time with her family as they mourn.  Thank you all for your understanding.  – Audra Bailey, moderator Sunday …

The Tower: Opening Doors To Faith

We have had a good response to the Opening Doors to Faith stewardship drive, and hope to have a preliminary report soon.  If you have not yet sent in your response, please help your Church Council plan effectively by returning both your pledge card and the time and talent survey.  We appreciate the generosity of …

The Tower: Opening Doors To Faith

This Sunday, November 8, is our Stewardship Sunday.  We will receive the Estimate of Giving response forms for next year along with the Time and Talent survey.  These pages show our intention to make a positive difference in the life of our church.  Please make every effort to complete these forms and mail them to the church office.   The third …

3rd Grade Bible Presentation

3rd Grade Bible Presentation On Sunday November 8th, FCC third graders will receive their gift Bible from the church. As a church we look forward to this day each year, and our church children especially wait for their turn for gift Bibles to arrive.  Please be sure to join us and celebrate this special milestone …

The Tower: Opening Doors To Faith

In case you missed it, this past Sunday we continued on with week 2 our 2021 stewardship campaign, Opening Doors to Faith! Click the “Opening Doors to Faith” button below to access the links for stewardship 2021 including Time & Talent Survey, 2021 Estimate of Giving Form, and sign up for online giving. Thank you …

The Tower: Opening Doors To Faith

In case you missed it, this past Sunday we kicked off our 2021 stewardship campaign, Opening Doors to Faith! Click the “Opening Doors to Faith” button below to access the links for stewardship 2021 including Time & Talent Survey, 2021 Estimate of Giving Form, and sign up for online giving.

The Tower: Garden Fall Update

The Community Garden at FCC had a really good year.  We grew tomatoes, cucumbers, zucchinis, a few volunteer carrots along with two unusual varieties of eggplant, one favored by folks from Africa, and another by the Burmese community.  There was good growth this year, and the garden was more productive  with additional bed-boxes and more …

Thank you Mobile Food Pantry volunteers!

Thank you Mobile Food Pantry Volunteers! On Saturday September 19th, First Congregational United Church of Christ volunteers assisted with the RiverBend Mobile Food Pantry. Thank you to the amazing team of volunteers that made this possible! Thank you!! Cliff Carlson, Heather Carlson, Mary Curry, Mike DeToye, Maggie Driscol, Michael Dyer, Ann Marie Figura, Wes Llewellyn, …

Adult Forum Fall 2020

Adult Forum The Sunday morning Adult Forum will resume on Sunday, September 20th at 9:00 am in a Zoom format.  Our speaker will be Laura Fontaine of World Relief, and she will be bringing us up to date on what is happening with this refugee resettlement and support organization. Here is the Zoom link: ZOOM …

Windows Update

Technicians arrived from Bovard Stained Glass Studios on a rainy Tuesday afterLabor Day to begin completion of the last phase of the “Let Light Shine” windowsproject here at First Church. Fortunately, most of the work was inside. They areremoving the narrow stained glass windows from either side of the chancel totake them to their studio …