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Welcome to First Congregational Church
United Church of Christ

No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here

We are an active, progressive church community, centered on Jesus’ teachings and God’s love.  We’re glad that you found us and hope that you will visit us soon.

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 Looking Ahead In Worship

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The North Church Beacon

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News & Events

Mission Mall Now Online

It’s now possible to give anytime, anywhere–in the church office, at the Bazaar, by mail, or online. You can check out the online Mission Mall on the church website by clicking here. Just in time for the Holly Daze Bazaar! See you there! Read more »

Summer Reading List

The Women’s Spirituality Circle has compiled a reading list for your enjoyment. Read more »

Pastors Visiting Patients at Maine Medical Center

On September 1, 2015, Maine Medical Center made a major policy change which directly impacts patients in the hospital and pastors who visit them. Pastors no longer have access to a listing of newly admitted patients. Now, the ONLY way your pastors can know if church members/friends are hospitalized is by someone calling the church to let them know. Read more »

Eskimos Men’s Club

The Eskimos meetings are held the first Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in Guptill Hall. Read more »

Prayer Shawl Ministry

The Prayer Shawl Ministry meets Tuesdays, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Read more »

 What's Going On

December 3, 2016
  • Children's Closet

    When: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    Where: Guptill Hall

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  • Soup Kitchen

    When: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Where: Preble Street Soup Kitchen

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December 4, 2016
  • Chapel Worship

    When: 8:30 am - 9:30 am
    Where: Chapel

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  • Sanctuary Worship

    When: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Where: Sanctuary

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  • Our Whole Lives-parent information session

    When: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Where: Youth Room
    What:

    Sara


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December 5, 2016
  • Pageant Rehearsal

    When: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Where: Sanctuary
    What:

    Anne


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December 6, 2016
  • Prayer Shawl Ministry

    When: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Where: Davidson Lounge
    What:

    Darla Harris


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  • Choir Practice

    When: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Where: Rehearsal Room
    What:

    Shirley


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December 7, 2016
  • Children's Closet

    When: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    Where: Guptill Hall

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  • Budget Meeting

    When: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Where: Business Manager's Office
    What:

    Ron Bennett


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  • Eskimos

    When: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Where: Guptill Hall
    What:

    Walter Jellison


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  • Children's Choir

    When: 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
    Where: Rehearsal Room
    What:

    Shirley


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December 8, 2016
  • Leisurely Lectionary

    When: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Where: Davidson Lounge

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  • Staff Meeting

    When: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    Where: Laity Room

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  • Hilltop Guild

    When: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Where: Davidson Lounge & Laity Room
    What:

    Debbie Rideout


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  • Pastor Parish Relations Committee

    When: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Where: Laity Room
    What:

    Cindy


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  • A Christian Family: Loving, Welcoming, Serving

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