Doug Sjoquist, retired professor of religion at LCC and visiting scholar at MSU, will be leading our discussion after the film The Last Dalai Lama Continue reading
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Pastor Curt DeMars-Johnson will be holding a New Member Class in a few weeks. This will be a one-time session for about two hours. We will discuss issues relating to our denomination, The United Church of Christ, our local church … Continue reading
Lent begins on Wednesday, March 6 this year and the “Church as Educators” group has a challenge for you: On the Sunday before the start of Lent we will be distributing a large plastic bag along with an instruction sheet … Continue reading
Our world is still in need. Banks and suggested giving calendars are available in the Bess Fulton Room near the Outreach Giving Tree. They will be collected starting March 17. Or an online offering can be made thru the UCC web site at https://www.ucc.org/donate_to_oghs Continue reading
When faced with a loss, it is never easy making all the adjustments to your new life. Grief is something we will all face in our life and while it is unique to us, there are many things we share … Continue reading
It began as The Mitten Tree. Outreach Board decided they wished to keep the giving tree concept growing. March 2019 we assembled 70 shoeboxes of games, toys, small individual wrapped snacks for our “Shoebox Ministry”, shoe boxes filled with spring break entertainment and distributed thru Eaton Clothing and Furniture Center as well as Siren Eaton Shelter for children not lucky enough for a family vacation over spring break. Continue reading
Cocoa and Viking Cookies a Hit at 2018 Nordic Fire Festival An estimated 6,000 visitors from around Michigan and other states made Charlotte their destination for the 2018 Nordic Fire Festival Feb. 23-25. Once again First Congregational Church of Charlotte … Continue reading
This seminar was a wonderful examination of beliefs and ethical teachings associated with various world religions with the goal of increasing our ability to acquire a greater awareness of and appreciation for the diversity and similarities among the world’s religions. Audio recordings are available HERE so that you might study various aspects of the world’s religions and enjoy a deepened capacity for compassion and respect towards others in general.
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Starting May 17th, James Leitner will begin a journey backpacking across country to help raise money for the Philadelphia Serengeti Alliance. All donation will go towards repairing broken wells and training communities how to maintain them in the Mara Region of Tanzania.
James will be here in Charlotte on Tuesday June 13th. Continue reading
Enjoy music from the Annual Choir Concert 2017, featuring the Senior Choir and Celestial Bells. And mark your calendar for June 13, 2018 for the next FCC Spring Concert. Continue reading