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Madelyn Porter performs “The Life and Times of Sojourner Truth.”

“Vignettes” is a series of storytelling experiences sponsored in partnership by three organizations in Charlotte: First Congregational Church UCC, the Charlotte Community Library, and Evelyn Bay Coffee Company. Each event features a professional storyteller sharing a story.

This series is possible thanks to a grant from the Charlotte Generosity Fund.

Join with a great group of textile activists at 9 am on the first and third Saturday morning of each month. We are always in need of shawls and encourage you to help identify recipients.

Where: Riedy’s Tavern When:  Second and Fourth Thursdays, 7:30-8:30pm This informal gathering takes place approximately twice a month to engage anyone interested in conversations and topics related to religion in a Christian context.  Since they are informal, these conversations attempt to lead us into thoughtful, respectful and open minded discussions that encourage listening to one […]

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 will be using the following Zoom meeting details. For security, Zoom now requires a password […]

As part of the Birthday Club Fundraiser idea, where members with birthdays in individual months come up with a fundraiser to benefit the general fund and offset any shortfalls in the budget, Rinckeys (both born in June) hosted another successful DESSERT AUCTION October 11. The first one was held by the CARE Community two years […]

Here’s the massive truth everyone is avoiding. In the 4th Century one enclave of Christianity made a deal with Caesar. They exchanged the teachings of Jesus for a mythical Greek Christ. Join us at anypoint in our journey with Curt into Historical study of Christianity and our faith growth.

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 with others who are grieving.  Having an opportunity to connect and share with them can […]

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 extended a warm welcome to the many people who walked through the big tent at […]

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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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.