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Scout Sunday is February 10, 2019 Troop 45 has been chartered by First Congregational Church, Charlotte since 1928.  Over that 91 years we, as church members, have enjoyed a lasting and deep commitment to the success of scouting and the … Continue reading

The Homeless Chorus Speaks Sunday, February 10th at 4:00 PM Annex Large Meeting Room This powerful documentary, as seen recently on PBS, paints a real picture of the lives of the homeless in San Diego. Life is tough on the … Continue reading

Happy Slippery Tuesday, REMINDER: The Annual Meeting is this Sunday after church. Rachel Harvitt is providing a luncheon so we can all have the energy necessary to vote. Thanks Rachel! Upcoming dates: Jan. 19–all day Cub Scout Pinewood Derby in … 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

On Sunday, April 2nd, the Diaconate board hosted a congregational movie night. Nearly 20 of us watched Chocolat on the big movie screen, and enjoyed lots of snacks including popcorn, cheese and crackers, and several yummy chocolate desserts. Thanks to everyone … Continue reading

First Congregational-UCC of Charlotte once again hosted a table inside the main tent of the second annual Michigan Nordic Fire Festival that was held February 24-26 in Charlotte. Our hot cocoa warmed many visitors seeking shelter from the cold wind … Continue reading