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Welcome our New Members

  • New member Amy Rowland
    Amy Rowland
    Amy and her husband Kevin moved to Eugene in 2011 for a job at the UO Student Health Center. They fell in love with Oregon and looked forward to calling this state their home for life. Amy now works as a clinical nurse educator for Peace Health...
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  • New member Grace Clark
    Grace Clark
    Grace is 16 years old and attends South Eugene High School. One of her interests is playing softball.  ...
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  • New member Janne Underriner
    Janne Underriner 
    Originally from Chicago, I moved to Eugene in 1976. I am the youngest of 3 children raised in a traditional Swedish Lutheran household. Being connected to Sweden is a strong element of my identity. I am married and have 2 children and a granddaughter all of whom I...
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  • New member Rye Oommen
    Rye Oommen
    Rye is 15 years old. He has been at church for 15 years. He likes to play music and go to concerts.  Rye is a sophomore at Churchill High School.  ...
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  • New member Thomas Grigsby
    Thomas Grigsby
    Thomas Grigsby is a sophomore at Sheldon High School.  He enjoys playing the trumpet in the marching band and running Cross Country and Track. Thomas has lived in Eugene his whole life and has attended First Congregational Church since he was a baby.  Last year Thomas completed...
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  • New member Ann Gibson
    Ann V. Gibson
    Ann and her husband moved to Eugene in April 2012. Ann is a volunteer with Sacred Heart Hospice. She enjoys hiking, walking and being outdoors.  They have two dogs and one cat.  Their blended family includes two daughters living in Eugene, one daughter in San Francisco, one...
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  • New member Kathy Lindstrom
    Kathy Lindstrom
    Kathy is a retired school teacher but still works part time as a substitute teacher.  She is the mother of two adult children, and four grandchildren ages 10 – 19. Kathy was looking for a church community to join that was an inclusive Christian church and feels...
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  • New Members - the Pfeiffer/Clements family
    Beth Pfeiffer and Dave Clements and Naomi and Neci
      Dave and Beth have lived in Eugene for about 20 years.  Naomi (14) and Neci (10) were born in Oregon.  When Naomi was 3 we moved to Edinburgh, Scotland.  Beth and Dave moved into the University neighborhood a year ago.  Beth works at LCC with TRiO...
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What's Happening?

  • Congregational Preschool is Hiring for 2017/2018!
    Congregational Preschool is Hiring for 2017/2018!
    Congregational Preschool is a play-based, teacher inspired educational environment where children flourish and grow. We are hiring for teachers, extended care staff, and substitutes. Our teacher schedule is 8:00 to 12:30. We are also hiring for extended...
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    Impact of Homelessness on Children and their Education
    Did you miss the Housing Initiative’s latest forum on Sunday, April 23rd?  A video is now available.  A panel of people working in the field shared their knowledge and heartfelt insight on how homelessness impacts the education...
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  • Sacred Conversations: Climate Change - Our Planet in Peril
    Sacred Conversations: Climate Change – Our Planet in Peril
    In April Sacred Conversations will explore the issue of Climate Change and Global Warming. The warmest years on record for North America consecutively were 2014, 2015, and 2016. The odds of this happening by chance are...
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  • Sharing Our Life Stories
    Sharing Our Life Stories
    Wheeler Room: Adult & Youth Education Everyone has a personal story to tell.  Come and hear some of these stories as members of our congregation step forward to share some of the unique events and experiences that...
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  • Graduating High School Senior Scholarships
    Graduating High School Senior Scholarships
    First Congregational Church Endowment Committee is offering financial assistance to graduating high school seniors through the Elkin/Nelson Scholarship Fund. The scholarship will assist students in furthering their careers for college, vocational training or certification.  Scholarship awards...
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  • Cup of Coffee
    Fellowship Hour Hosts Needed
    All cookies and supplies provided! All you need to do is come to church from 9:00-9:55 a.m. for set-up and then come back to the kitchen after worship service at 11:00 a.m. to help see that...
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Upcoming Events

  • Sacred Conversations: Climate Change
    April 26, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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  • Forum: Transitional Housing #4
    April 30, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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