The church building is temporarily closed due to the rise in virus cases.
OUTSIDE WORSHIP SERVICE is held in the parking lot at
Please bring your own chair and wear hats/sun covering. 
We also encourage social distancing and mask wearing. 
If the service needs to be cancelled due to rain, you will receive an email from the church Sunday morning before 9 a.m.
October 10 - October 16, 2021

Sunday, October 10
Worship Video Service
Worship Service Outside 10:00 AM
Sunday School Outside 10:00 AM

Monday, October 11
Reopening Task Force Zoom 10:00 AM
Tuesday, October 12
Staff Meeting 9:30 AM

Wednesday, October 13
Council Zoom Meeting 10:00 AM

Thursday, October 14
Service & Giving Zoom 9:45 AM
Alan Schmalz Memorial Service-Sanctuary 2:00 PM

Saturday, October 16
Diana Butler Bass Lecture 1 of 3 10:00 AM
Diana Butler Bass Lecture 2 of 3 1:00 PM

Everyone is invited to attend group meetings.
If you are interested, please contact
Karla (
or Mark ( for more information.
The 10th Annual Bids & Blues fundraiser for Thrive will be held at Point Lookout Vineyard on Monday, Oct 11. The time is 5-8 pm. 

There will be food and beverages as well as a raffle and a silent auction. More info can be found at ""
Church Council meetings this Wednesday, October 13 at 10:00 AM.
All are invited to attend.
Please contact Phil Taylor for link.
Alan Schmalz
Celebration of Life

Thursday, October 14
2:00 PM

This service will be held in the Sanctuary.
All are invited to attend

Masks are required, please.

Ashley Lecture Series
Diana Butler Bass
October 16: 10 am & 1 pm
October 17: 3 pm  


Diana Butler Bass, Ph.D., an award-winning author, popular speaker, inspiring preacher, and one of America’s most trusted commentators on religion and contemporary spirituality will be the next Ashley Series virtual Lecturer presented by First Congregational United Church of Christ. Three FREE separate lectures will be on Zoom, Saturday, October 16 at 10 am and 1:00 pm and Sunday, October 17 at 3:00 pm. There will also be time for questions and answers. All are welcome and admission is free.

There will be three lectures:
October 16, 10:00 AM - Lecture 1: Jesus: The Same Yesterday, Today, and Forever?
October 16, 1:00 PM - Lecture 2: Jesus: The Story and Our Stories
October 17, 3:00 PM - Lecture 3: Why Jesus? Reclaiming Many Jesuses Amid Decline and Division

Please join us for this wonderful lecture series!