Welcome to the

Rev. Bruce Miller

62 Colony St.
Meriden CT 06451

Sunday service at 10 a.m.
(9:30 a.m. in summer)


First Congregational Church
is a Christian Community
called by God to

  • Grow in faith, knowledge and spirit,
  • Share the love of God by our time, talents and treasure,
  • Celebrate our faith with courage, creativity, joy and love, and
  • Embrace our neighbors in this community.


Also home to the
Taiwanese Christian Church    Casa de Gozo Church
Overcomers Tabernacle Church    Assurance Christian Ministries


Spring flowers at side entrance

Church in Autumn



  Sept 8 Homecoming Picnic
  Sept 29 Apple picking at High Hill Orchard after worship service
  Oct 5-6 290th Church celebration with Center Church
  Oct 13-27 Savers Fundraiser
  Oct. 27 Halloween Party at Center Church from 2-4 pm
  Nov 24 Mercy Touch Luncheon
  Nov 30 Meriden Yulefest - FCC Carol sings at 3:30 & 5:00 for the public, bake sale and  kids' games
  Dec 14 Christmas Party
  Dec 24 Christmas Eve Service and Pageant
  Jan 12 Laser Tag
  Feb 9 Ice Skating
  Mar 14 Family Game Night, Pasta Dinner, and Lockin @ 6 pm
  Mar 22 Food Pantry Sunday
  Apr 9 Family Lenten Program
  Apr 9 Tennebrae Service @ 7 pm
  Apr 12 Easter Service and Easter Egg Hunt
  Apr 19 Family Bowling
  May 2 May Breakfast and Sidewalk Sale
  May 17 Annual Meeting
  May 31 Youth Sunday
  Jun 6-7 Family Retreat at Camp Claire

For details and to order tickets, click on image

Confirmands on May 19, 2019
Braeden Eddy, Trevor Cannata, Joshua Santiago, Amanda Clark
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May Breakfast 2019 - Click on photo for more images

Easter Egg Hunt - April 11, 2019 (click on photo for additional images)

Food Pantry Sunday - March 24, 2019
2003 lbs. of non-perishable food was collected to benefit the Meriden Soup Kitchen

Wonderful St. Paddy’s Day concert featuring The Morgans with Tom Callinan was held in Smith Hall
on Sun. March 10 @ 2pm. A capacity crowd of 92 attendees enjoyed a lively selection of Irish music,
while also enjoying an assortment of snacks and raffle prizes. Lots of energy and fun in the room!
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Christmas Eve Pageant 2018 - click on photo for additional images

Marriage of Kristen Miller and Kristopher Bucholz at FCC on Dec. 15, 2018

FCC Christmas Party (Dec. 8, 2018) - click on photo for additional images

First Annual Meriden Yulefest (Nov. 24, 2018) including First Church - click on photo for additional images  

15th Annual Mercy Touch Luncheon - click on image above for photos

Thanksgiving Sunday Choir - Nov. 18, 2018

Halloween Party on Oct. 28, 2018. Click photo for additional images and description

Savers FUNDrive Oct. 21, 2018. Click photo for additional images and description

Baptism of Isabelle Grace Bucholz - Sept. 16, 2018

Homecoming Sunday - Sept. 9, 2018

2018 Back-To-School Book Bag EXPO - click on photo for more images and info

Hansford Troop 10 Eagle Project at FCC - Sept. 19, 2019
Picnic table and two benches for the outdoors grotto

Celebrate Music Concert - June 10, 2018 (click on photo for additional images)

Sue Gornall (left, with sister Ann) - Farewell party on June 3, 2018 - click for additional photos

Christmas cards from our Mercy Touch sponsored children
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