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    Worship Roundtable on Sunday, October 22
    Worship is part of our service to God as a Christian community. Traditionally worship–liturgy (from the Greek word “leitougia”)–is “the work of the people.” As we continue to live into our call to develop worship experiences that reflect our service to God’s mission in the world, we...
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    Pastor Melanie Oommen 20th Anniversary Bash Oct. 29
    Join us for this very special Sunday. There will be a delicious luncheon thanks to Chef Patty!  Please sign up for the lunch by clicking on the SignUp Button on the right. Melanie asked for Mid-West Homestyle food for the luncheon and a 70’s style dance… So… There will...
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  • Special Guest Preacher  Sunday, October 29
    Special Guest Preacher Sunday, October 29
    The Rev. Molly Carlson began her ministry in the Central Pacific Conference as our new Designated Term Conference Minister on August 15. Molly brings great energy and passion to her ministerial work. We are excited about having her join us at FCC to learn of her vision to...
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    Intergenerational Fun: Pizza and Pumpkin Carving Oct. 29
    Wear your costume, bring your pumpkin, and join us for pizza and pumpkin carving in the Fellowship Hall from 5:30-7:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 29. All pumpkin carving supplies will be provided! This is a wonderful event for all ages. We hope to see you there! Haunted...
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  • Time to share your talent with FCC
    Time to share your talent with FCC
    Make your church community stronger with your involvement. It takes a village! What are your areas of interest?  How can you support the many events at church? Opportunities to share your time and talents are varied in focus, schedule and time needed.  Please print the Time and Talent...
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  • Is your pledge up to date?
    Is your pledge up to date?
    2017 Budget Update: At two-thirds of the year completed, we are at 58.55% of our pledged donations, as opposed to 66.67% of where we would like to be at this time in the budget year....
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  • NOW HIRING: Childcare Supervisor
    NOW HIRING: Childcare Supervisor
    Position Description for Childcare Supervisor The care of our young children is a vital ministry of First Congregational Church. The Childcare Supervisor will provide leadership, coordination, training, and supervision related to the church childcare needs. The Childcare Supervisor must exhibit leadership and supervisory skills, have and maintain...
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  • UCC 3 great loves, a just world for all
    A Journey Begins…
    The United Church of Christ has a vision of a just world for all. In this world all are welcomed, everyone is loved and justice is inherent. The 3 Great Loves is our denomination’s opportunity to express how our Love of Neighbor, Love of Children, and Love...
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  • Next Festival Choir rehearsal Nov. 5
    Next Festival Choir rehearsal Nov. 5
    You are invited to participate in a wonderful upcoming musical opportunity in the life of our church The FESTIVAL CHOIR will begin work on the Pergolesi/Durante Magnificat, a charming Baroque-era piece that we will present in the December 17 worship service with large chorus, soloists, and chamber orchestra. In addition to our...
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Worship Roundtable on Sunday, October 22

Worship is part of our service to God as a Christian community. Traditionally worship–liturgy (from the Greek word “leitougia”)–is “the work of the people.” As we continue to live into our call to develop worship experiences that reflect our service to God’s mission in the world, we

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Pastor Melanie Oommen 20th Anniversary Bash Oct. 29

Join us for this very special Sunday. There will be a delicious luncheon thanks to Chef Patty!  Please sign up for the lunch by clicking on the SignUp Button on the right. Melanie asked for Mid-West Homestyle food for the luncheon and a 70’s style dance… So… There will

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Special Guest Preacher Sunday, October 29

The Rev. Molly Carlson began her ministry in the Central Pacific Conference as our new Designated Term Conference Minister on August 15. Molly brings great energy and passion to her ministerial work. We are excited about having her join us at FCC to learn of her vision to

Read more

Intergenerational Fun: Pizza and Pumpkin Carving Oct. 29

Wear your costume, bring your pumpkin, and join us for pizza and pumpkin carving in the Fellowship Hall from 5:30-7:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 29. All pumpkin carving supplies will be provided! This is a wonderful event for all ages. We hope to see you there! Haunted

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Family Devotional for week beginning Oct. 15

Happy Monday! How wonderful it was to see our 4th graders received their Bibles in church yesterday! I am so grateful to the church elders who volunteered to gift the Bibles to our 4th graders, their thoughtful words made the occasion even more meaningful. There are even more opportunities for

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Join Us for Intergenerational Fun and Games Oct. 18

It is almost Elder Sunday and so we would like to invite our elders and congregation members of all ages to gather together in the Atrium at 5:30pm before Wednesday Connections dinner on October 18th. We will play games together, build legos, create with play dough and

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The Curtain Rises for The Third Act on Oct. 16

Please join us on Monday, October 16 at 11:30 a.m. for the first Third Act Luncheon of the new program year.  We will enjoy a lovely lunch prepared by Chef Patty, and we will observe the fifth anniversary of our church’s focused ministry for older adults, which

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Interfaith Shelter Expansion to three weeks in 2018

In 2018, FCC will host families who are participating in St. Vincent dePaul’s Interfaith Overnight Shelter program for three weeks: January 2 through January 8, 2018 and February 12 through February 26, 2018.  We have always been blessed that so many in the congregation have been willing

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Time to share your talent with FCC

Make your church community stronger with your involvement. It takes a village! What are your areas of interest?  How can you support the many events at church? Opportunities to share your time and talents are varied in focus, schedule and time needed.  Please print the Time and Talent

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Family Devotional for the week beginning Oct. 8

Hello Families! I hope you are all doing well! It was so wonderful to see our 1st-3rd grade Sunday school class and our middle school Sunday school class share their versions of the 10 Commandments in worship on Sunday! I offer a huge thank you to all the kids who participated and

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