Category Archives: Worship

Easter Services at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Easter Sunday, April 16th – Worship at 8:30 and 10:30 am. 8:30 am Worship – Pastor Julia will preach on “Easter Courage.” Music includes Brass Ensemble, flute (Leo Viglietti) and piano/organ (Bill Born). There will be childcare in the nursery. … Continue reading

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Welcome To First Congregational!

We gather for worship on Sundays at 10 a.m. during the school year (9:30a in summer). Our service includes time for singing, prayer, encountering the scriptures,  and a message (sermon) from one of our pastors.  We share in the Lord’s … Continue reading

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Christmas Weekend Services

4:00 pm – Worship Service of Carols and Candles The instrumental prelude (shared by FCC youth)  will begin at 3:45 pm.  Pastor Julia will share a Christmas story with the children.  The Choir will sing two pieces from “The Winter … Continue reading

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Sunday, Nov. 13th – Stewardship Sunday

9am “Adult Forum” – Mary Jo McBrearty, chair of the board of Wisconsin’s American Civil Liberties Union, will speak. From their website: “Since 1920, the ACLU has been… working daily in courts, legislatures and communities to defend and preserve the … Continue reading

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Celebrating our 50-year Members today

Above: Our sanctuary earlier this morning (Reformation Sunday). Below: Most of the 50-yr members who were present today.

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New video ad for 9:30 a.m. worship

We just purchased this from SALT (http://www.saltproject.org/progressive-christianity/) We have one for 9:30 a.m. summer worship and one for the fall (10 a.m.)    

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13 Youth Confirm Their Faith on Pentecost Sunday

13 amazing young people shared their “Statements of Faith & Practice” this past Sunday, May 15th. It was also Pentecost, the birthday of the church (read Acts 2:1-21). It was a wonderful hour-and-a-half service.  Here is a link to audio … Continue reading

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Warm Worship Wear needed for Pentecost Sunday – May 15th

Hi friends, Sunday, May 15th, 2016, is Pentecost – The Spirit bestows upon us the gift of “fire” and “tongues” on what is, in effect, the church’s birthday.  It’s also “Confirmation Sunday.”  Alas, despite the fire in the heart and belly, … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday and Holy Week

 Palm Sunday, Mar. 20th  10:00 am worship will include Palm Procession led by church school children and Bach Choir.  The Children’s Choirs (Jennie Andreasen, leader) and Bach Choir (Martin Ulrich, leader) will sing.  Hymns will be accompanied by Brass under … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Services – 4PM and 9PM

Christmas Eve Worship Services at 4:00pm and 9:00pm. Early evening brings a “child-friendly” of Carols and Candles at 4pm (prelude begins at 3:45pm). Pastor Jim will speak to the children about “Christmas Bells.”  A vocal ensemble will sing and the Handbell … Continue reading

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