THIS SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25th (see below for Upcoming Events, Teen Happenings, and Kids' Choirs) @10AM Our children were dismissed to the Chapel, our PK-8th grade concluded their unit on 'Four Friends', which focuses on the community of 'friendship' as seen in this beautiful story in Luke 5 where four people bring their paralytic friend to
Wednesdays at 6:00 pm with soup and bread. “Exile: From the Babylonian Exile to the Present.” Feb. 28: Dut Malek will talk about his experience, leaving Sudan for Egypt, and then to the United States. The new refugee family may join us as well. March 7,
Shoreline Interfaith Refugee Resettlement (SHIRR) co-sponsor group of volunteers from Temple Beth Tikvah and First Congregational Church, in partnership with Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services (IRIS), are thrilled that January 31, 2018 we welcomed a family of three from Afghanistan to their apartment in Branford. The parents and their 2 ½ year old son are
Working toward a greener Guilford Green First Congregational Church of Guilford Solar Array Energization 110 Broad Street, Guilford, CT The Guilford Green just got greener. At 1pm on Tuesday, January 9th, the First Congregational Church Guilford (FCCG) energized its new 23 kiloWatt solar array, which will provide 100% of the church building’s annual electricity needs.
Working Toward a Green Guilford Green by Jon Leckerling First Congregational Church Guilford already had its Connecticut Conference Level 3 Green Church designation thanks to the hard work of its long time Environmental Ministry Team leaders, Bob Leete and Ray Jones. That meant new gas fired furnaces, LED light fixtures, energy audit improvements and
OPPORTUNITIES TO GIVE AND SERVE December Food Collection on Sunday, December 3 – we have a food collection on the first Sunday of every month with the donations given to the Guilford Food Bank, the Community Dining Room in Branford, or Christian Community Action. Please bring non-perish-able food items to worship and place
First Church Welcomes New Members Nov. 12th David & Pam Elanor Cara & Steve David & Jane Andrea Teresa Wendy
The following is part of John's October 24th blog where he describes his weekend with us. "This weekend I was invited by a Connecticut church to host several conversations on faith, politics, and the bigger table over the course of three days. Because of the disparate audience the blog has found, many people who
More than 100 residents joined us on Thursday on the Guilford Green for the United Nations Peace Day. The celebration included: a march with drums and song from the corner next to the library to the bandstand at 3:50; church bells ringing followed by a moment of silence; words of inspiration by local leaders;
To access the We Are First Church booklet detailing worship, education, music, service and fellowship opportunities for the 2017-2018 program year, please click here WeAreFirstChurch2017-2018web .