First Church is a faith community that cares for its community. Let’s rally together to support those who care for the rest of us in times of need. Join First Church in showing our healthcare workers and others facing the front lines during this pandemic that we notice them, we care about them, and we […]
The Souper Bowl of Caring empowers us to tackle hunger using the energy of the Big Game- the Super Bowl- on Sunday, February 13th. The Mission Board invites you to transform the Super Bowl into the Souper Bowl of Caring by collecting cans of soup for donation to the Food Pantry. Please bring in your […]
You are invited to kick-off First Church’s 275th anniversary year! All are invited to experience our display of First Church artwork collected from the church campus and individual donors and the church will be open for tours. Free. Saturdays, January 23 and 29 in the Parish House and Church. Masks are required.
First Church is offering Sunday School for our children again. The Christian Education Committee is now offering Sunday School in the Elliot Room whenever we have children in worship. The curriculum is ready to go and does not require a lot of prep work. The Elliot Room has a speaker that can be turned on so you can […]
Masking is a critical public health tool for preventing spread of Covid-19, and it is important to remember that any mask is better than no mask. However, the CDC updated its guidelines on January 14th. Now saying that people may choose to wear N95 and KN95 masks because they offer the best protection against Covid-19. […]
First Church is in need of a typist to word process the “Blue Book” of the history of the church from 1747-1997. You can find the text to the book on First Church’s website by clicking this link. This printed book needs to be typed into Word so that we can update it to 2022 (our […]
You are invited to kick-off First Church’s 275th anniversary year! All are invited to experience our display of First Church artwork collected from the church campus and individual donors. Sundays starting January 9th through January 30th following worship (approx. 11:45 a.m.) in the Parish House. Masks are required.
Is First Church where God is leading you to grow, serve, and belong? We would love for you to be in discipleship and ministry with the First Church family and covenant to join! Instead of multiple classes, we invite you to one informational meeting after worship on Sunday, January 23rd in the sanctuary. Let’s grow […]
First Church’s Advent Christmas Concert last Saturday has been deemed by all as a rousing success! We are so grateful for Marcia Hempel, the Choirs – First Church Choir: Emily Kosoff, Adelle Babin, Nancy Segall, Karen Stroever, Lynn Carver, Bruce Stroever, Dawn Brooks, Tom Jahnke, Jeep Mashoke, Dick Siegel; with special guests from the Harwich […]
Watch Pastor Sue’s series opener posted on First Church’s YouTube channel this week. Click this link to watch the video, it’s only 4 minutes long and we hope it helps you transform your blue Mondays into hope-filled Mondays! Our first interview was with long-time First Church member- Dana Clark. He will lift your spirits for […]
The Christmas Fund for the Veterans of the Cross and the Emergency Fund is a United Church of Christ Special Mission Offering that congregations have been supporting for over 100 years. Funds provide direct financial support to active and retired clergy, lay employees and their surviving spouses. This offering is received on Sunday, December 19th. […]
We have been invited to sing Christmas Carols at Rosewood Manor (671 Main Street, Harwich) outside on the deck as part of the residents Christmas party on Thursday, December 16th from 3:30-4:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome to bring some Christmas cheer and Marcia is getting some song books together. Please email Pastor Sue at HopeAndTools@gmail.com […]