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The Chanticleer is a monthly newsletter, distributed to members and friends of First Congregational Church. We welcome most comments and articles.

Thank you to everyone who supported the Let Us So Love prayer pocket project. Many people generously contributed time and materials to create almost 1000 knitted, crocheted, and sewn pockets, blessed in the Sept 20 worship service.

The Chanticleer is a monthly newsletter, distributed to members and friends of First Congregational Church. We welcome most comments and articles.

The Chanticleer is a monthly newsletter, distributed to members and friends of First Congregational Church. We welcome most comments and articles.

In Memory of D-Day, June 6, 1944: Rev. Russell H. McConnell (1908-2000) was the pastor of First Congregational Church of Charlotte, MI from 1935-1942 and 1945-1950, The three year gap was a leave of absence that he took from the church to serve as a Navy Chaplain during World War Two. His prayer, a protestant […]

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The Chanticleer is a monthly newsletter, distributed to members and friends of First Congregational Church. We welcome most comments and articles.

UCC Sets Goal to Build 50 Quake-Resistant Homes in Nepal November 06, 2015 Taking the next step in its broad program of support for Nepal’s recovery following April’s devastating earthquake, United Church of Christ Disaster Ministries has set the goal of building 50 earthquake-resistant, permanent homes in that South Asian country.  Each house will cost […]

Visit our Hope Garden spot, behind the annex for a peace filled experience of garden in all seasons. Benches allow for a place to rest and surrender yourself to the sun, the rain, and the wind, as do the flowers and the birds. Surrender yourself to God. Wish for nothing but one thing: that his will be done, that his kingdom come, and that his nature be revealed. Then all will be well. (Eberhard Arnold)

The Chanticleer is a monthly newsletter, distributed to members and friends of First Congregational Church. We welcome most comments and articles.