From Conflict to Connection: The Fundamentals of Nonviolent Communication This workshop provides concrete skills for using daily conflicts to relate more authentically and compassionately – building trust in a learning environment that fosters safety, depth and fun. Click on the link to learn more about the workshop, and Peggy Smith, the trainer. With the [...]
We are thrilled to welcome Pastor Cindy Maddox, who will officially become our Senior Pastor on November 11th. Please see below for the text of the press release sent to the local newspapers. The members of the First Congregational Church United Church of Christ of South Portland are happy to welcome the Reverend Cindy Maddox [...]
Now is the time to share your Surprising Gifts! Join us on Consecration Sunday, October 27th!
These days, many people search for places on the internet before they go to them in person. When they look through the results of an internet search, they often use ratings and reviews to decide what to do. However, there are only a few reviews of our church online. You can help people find out about our [...]
On June 9th, 2013, John McCall led worship at First Congregational Church for the last time as Senior Minister. If you missed it, or would like to see it again, the video from the worship service is now available.
On June 7th, 2013, the members of the church celebrated the ministry of John McCall. If you missed it, or would like to see it again, the video from the celebration is now available.
United Church of Christ congregations in Oklahoma, and national offices in Cleveland, are responding to the destruction following recent tornadoes. You can help. Go to http://www.ucc.org/disaster/ for information about homeland and world-wide aid to assist our sisters and brothers in times of need
If you weren’t able to attend worship on May 19th, or would like to see it again, the video of the service is now available for viewing.
The Meeting House Choir and Hilltop Ringers will be on summer hiatus after Sunday June 9th. On the Sundays from June 16th through September 1st it has been a tradition to have Special Music provided by others wanting to step up to offer a musical selection or two during each of the 12 summer services. In [...]
Audio is now available for some of our recent sermons! As of now, all sermons from March 2013 can be listened to as well as read by clicking on the Play button that now appears above the text of the sermon. Over time, we plan to add the audio from earlier sermons for which we [...]