An Open & Affirming, Green Congregation

of the United Church of Christ

 

111 Church Drive Cheshire, CT | Sundays @ 10am

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Sunday Services

In-person and live-streamed services every Sunday at 10AM.

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About Us

First Congregational Church of Cheshire CT

The First Congregational Church of Cheshire is a large, forward-thinking Christian congregation founded in 1724 and housed in a building on the National Register of Historic Places. The congregation is committed to welcoming and supporting people of all ages, colors, and abilities whatever their sexual orientation, gender identity, and expression. Additionally, the congregation is a “Green Church” dedicated to being good stewards of Creation. First Congregational Church is a member congregation of the United Church of Christ.

Our Vision

First Church is a welcoming, vibrant congregation

seeking to deepen our faith and follow Jesus’s example in pursuing justice and caring for each other, the community, and God’s world.

Latest Message

In-person or Online

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Visiting

Right in the heart of Cheshire, CT, we are located across from town hall at 111 Church Dr. along Route 10.

Have Kids?

We have numerous opportunities for children including church school, family fun events, service projects, and youth groups.

All are Welcome

We believe that all people are created in God’s image and we welcome all who seek to follow Jesus, no matter what your gender, race, national origin, faith background, sexual orientation, or gender identity may be.

Service Times

We offer in-person and live-streamed services every Sunday at 10 AM

Upcoming Special Events

February 29, 2024
  • Is Retirement Good for Us? Presentation

    February 29, 2024  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Parish Hall

    Come hear geriatric psychiatrist and FirstCongregational Church member, Bogan Brooks speak about the variables affectingwell-being in retirement and the strategies that retirees can utilize to enhancetheir well-being.

    W. Bogan Brooks, MD, obtained a B.A. in Anthropology and Zoology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an M.D. from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine. He completed general psychiatric residency at the University of Tennessee and geriatric psychiatry fellowship at Brown University. He worked for decades in private practice and in community mental health in Maine before serving as Psychiatry Clerkship Director at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine and serving as a tutor for medical students at Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Brooks is a former President of the Maine Association of Psychiatric Physicians and a former Representative to the American Psychiatric Association Assembly. In retirement, he has been examining the challenges and opportunities that this last stage of life presents.

Full Church Calendar

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February 2024

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • Boy Scouts Troop 92
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3
4
  • Worship & Church School
  • Fellowship Hour hosted by Membership Ministry
  • 300th Anniversary Committee
  • CAFE Conversations Bible Study
5
  • Girl Scouts #60302
6
  • Parish Care
  • Caring Ministry
  • Cub Scouts 114
  • Eco Action Team
7
  • Al-Anon
  • Women's AA
  • Caring Crafts
  • Staff Meeting
8
  • Nursery Planning Group Meeting
  • Boy Scouts Troop 92
9
10
11
  • Worship & Church School
  • Fellowship Hour hosted by Caring Ministry
  • Sermon Talkback with Pastor James
  • Strawberry Festival Info Meeting
12
  • Girl Scouts #60302
13
  • Parish Care
  • Cub Scouts 114
  • Church Council
14
  • Ashes on the Way
  • Al-Anon
  • Women's AA
  • Caring Crafts
15
  • Yoga
  • Virginia Donovan Funeral Service
  • Boy Scouts Troop 92
  • Worship Ministry
16
17
  • Boy Scouts Troop 92 Bottle Drive
18
  • Worship & Church School
  • Fellowship Hour hosted by Emily Massimino
19
  • Office Closed for President's Day
  • Janet Jacaruso Memorial Service
20
  • Parish Care
  • Cub Scouts 114
  • Membership Ministry
21
  • Al-Anon
  • Women's AA
  • Caring Crafts
  • Staff Meeting
22
  • Ec tree
  • Yoga
  • Faith Formation Ministry
  • Boy Scouts Troop 92
23
24
25
  • Worship & Church School
  • Fellowship Hour - hosted by Finance Ministry
26
  • Girl Scouts #60302
27
  • Parish Care
  • Facilities Ministry
  • Outreach Ministry
28
  • Al-Anon
  • Women's AA
  • Caring Crafts
  • Staff Meeting
29
  • Yoga
  • Boy Scouts Troop 92
  • Is Retirement Good for Us? Presentation