First Congregational Church UCC


First Congregational United Church of Christ

10am Sunday Service • 106 S. Bostwick Charlotte, MI 48813 [View Map]

Phone (517) 543-1310 • Email

Office Hours: Tue – Fri, 8:30am – 3:00pm

All Church Bazaar - The 2016 Bazaar runs Nov 18 and 19, opening at 9am each of those days. Crafts, attic treasures, baked goods, canned goods, and assorted produce are sold during bazaar. Many items will still be on sale Sunday, November 15 after church. The Luncheon is on Friday, and the Cookie Walk is Saturday. Continue reading
Adult Faith Study - Join us for a deeper view. Join us to learn about how the Apostolic Father, Polycarp was like Thomas Jefferson, how Vespasian Caesar, the first of the Flavian Dynasty, was like Dwight D. Eisenhower and how the Church in his time resembled the Civil Rights movement in the late 1950s. Learn the diversity of thought in the first 10 centuries of Christianity and how patterns cycle through time. Tuesdays 6:30pm in the annex. Continue reading
First Annual Trash Walk - Rain and wind didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of walkers and runners who participated in the first annual 5K Trash Walk on May 14 to raise funds for the Charlotte Area Recycling Authority. Our members contributed almost $300 to this cause. In addition, our Outreach Board voted to donate another $100 (see picture). The event raised over $2,000. Continue reading
Shoe Box Ministry 2016 - Shoe Box Ministry Outreach board collected and wrapped over 50 shoeboxes, filled with toys, games, books, and snacks. The shoeboxes will be given to the Siren Eaton Shelter and the Eaton Clothing & Furniture Center who will then distribute the … Continue reading
Nordic Festival and Hot Cocoa - Volunteers from First Congregational Church UCC of Charlotte gave away 300 cups of hot cocoa at a table in the main tent of the first-ever Michigan Nordic Fire Festival that was held in Charlotte the weekend of February 26-28. Continue reading
Spaghetti Dinner - This annual fundraiser helps our youth show off their skills & talents, and perform a unique service to the community. The proceeds from the Spaghetti Dinner fund our "Cleaning Buckets" project for Housing Services of Mid-Michigan. Continue reading
HAHA – “The Gift of our Compulsions” - Many of us have hectic, stressful lives that have resulted in our self-soothing behaviors turning into compulsive behaviors. Too much food, too many drugs, legal and illegal, too much gambling, too much time on computers, phones, games, the list is endless. Or maybe you just need to love yourself more, be kinder to yourself. Continue reading
Report for Annual Meeting, Michigan Conference UCC - Curt Scott shares his experience of Michigan Conference Fall meeting in observations, materials offered and discussed, topics for breakout sessions, and what was said or, in some cases, unsaid by presenters regarding the direction and future of this denomination. Continue reading