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Sunday Worship 

Limited reopening for in-person attendance 

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Services continue to be Zoomed.  Link below

Sunday Service: Sunday Oct. 18th

Rev. Dennis L. TeBeest

Sermon:  "What is God's"

Matthew 22:15-22

10:00 AM - Worship Service: 

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We are a congregation of the United Church of Christ made up of members from many different backgrounds. Our worship services include a wide variety of music and liturgy from many traditions. We have a strong Christian Education program , a vibrant music program which includes several vocal and handbell choirs, and sermons which connect our busy, modern lives with the ancient wisdom of the Bible.

Our church members are active in ministry to the community- sheltering the homeless, stocking food pantries, and providing programs for developmentally challenged adults. We support many non-profit organizations, and our building serves as home for numerous groups such as Girl Scout troops, 12-step programs, a Japanese language/culture school, a community nursery and kindergarten enrichment program, a Bag-Pipe band and a children's theatre program.  We also share our space with the River Dell Korean Baptist Church

If you are looking for a faith community which will welcome you, provide you opportunities to serve others, as well as a community which will invite you to join in experiences that will nurture your faith and personal growth, we at First Congregational Church urge you to consider participation in this congregation. We welcome your inquiries, your visits, and your regular fellowship with us in this important work.


10:00 am Worship Service / Child Care

10:00 am Church School (September to May)

11:00 am Fellowship Time

All are Welcome!
Church Office Hours
(Currently closed- available by email)
Tuesday ~ Friday  9:00 am through 4:30 pm

Please note our Inclement Weather Policy:

Any decision to cancel Sunday worship service and classes due to inclement weather will be posted at the top of this homepage of the website 

by 8:30 am Sunday Morning. 

We will also update our church office voicemail greeting

(201-261-1712  Ext 100)

 by 8:30 am with such a decision.

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Our Mission

Our mission is to worship God, care for one another, and witness to Jesus Christ in our community and the world.


Our Vision  

We seek to be a dynamic community of faith committed to spiritual growth, following Christ’s example and God’s Word.  Respecting our past and recognizing today’s challenges, we move forward with diverse worship, education, mission and compassionate care for all.

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