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Using Zoom conferencing software, you can participate with other church members in remote meetings and virtual prayer services. You can join from a computer, a smart phone, or even using a regular phone. For all church services and meetings, we … Continue reading

“A Place at the Table” One nation underfed. Really? Many of us don’t think of the U.S. as the land of the underfed. In this era of the expanding waistlines, we hear far more concern about obesity than we do … Continue reading

The Church as Educators group is hosting a new Lenten event this year. We’ve invited some talented members and friends of the church to show you how to make a signature dish: March 6th : Gluten-free Vegan Banana Bread, by … Continue reading

The Faith Foundation for being Stewards of the Earth and for Fasting during Lent from the Green Team The spiritual teachings and foundational texts of all major religions call on their members to care for the Earth and to love … Continue reading

The Chanticleer is a monthly newsletter, distributed to members and friends of First Congregational Church. We welcome most comments and articles. Chanticleer article deadline is the 18th of each month. Download This Issue as PDF Browse Past Issues

Trees get old, as we all do.  The alternative to choosing to cut them down is they may fall down, die, ruin something or continue to litter branches and make a mess.  January 14, 2020  the old oak on the … Continue reading

The Chanticleer is a monthly newsletter, distributed to members and friends of First Congregational Church. We welcome most comments and articles. Chanticleer article deadline is the 18th of each month. Download This Issue as PDF Browse Past Issues

Honoring our O&A commitment and in keeping with the initiative creating Black History Week and Black History month Dr. Ron Field led us in discussion that was thoughtful and well attended. Watch for future dates and continued sessions on Black History as we follow this journey into discovery of how to “Be the Church”, acknowledging our prejudices and heritage. Continue reading

The Chanticleer is a monthly newsletter, distributed to members and friends of First Congregational Church. We welcome most comments and articles. Chanticleer article deadline is the 18th of each month. Download This Issue as PDF Browse Past Issues