Welcome to the

Bruce Miller - Pastor

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 9 Homecoming Picnic
  Sept 23 Apple picking at High Hill Orchard after worship service
  Oct 14 All-church vote on new heating system
  Oct 14-21 Savers Fundraiser
  Oct. 28 Halloween Party at Center Church from 2-4 pm
  Nov 18 Mercy Touch Luncheon
  Nov 24 Meriden Yulefest - FCC Carol sings at 3:30 & 5:00 for the public, bake sale and  kids' games
  Dec 8 Christmas Party
  Dec 11 Family Advent Program - Canceled
  Dec 24 Christmas Eve Service and Pageant
  Jan 11 Family Movie Night and Youth Lock-In
  Jan 11 Nightwatch  Confirmation Retreat
  Feb TBA Laser Tag
  Mar 6 Ash Wednesday Service
  Mar 9 Family Game Night and Pasta Dinner
  Mar 10 Tom Callinan and the Morgans - St. Patrick's Day concert
  Mar 20 Family Lenten Program
  Apr 3 Lenten Program
  Apr 18 Tennebrae Service
  Apr 21 Easter Egg Hunt
  Apr 28 Family Bowling
  May 4 May Breakfast and Sidewalk Sale
  May 19 Youth Sunday and Confirmation Sunday
  Jun 8 Family Retreat at Camp Claire

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

Youth Sunday - June 20, 2018
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For video of Children's Choir, click here
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114th Annual May Breakfast - click on photo for description and additional photos

Easter Sunday April 1, 2018 - Children's Choir (click arrow to start video)

Easter Sunday 2018 - Waiting for the Easter Egg Hunt - click on photo for additional images

FCC 13th Annual Food Drive (March 25, 2018) - click on photo for details

First Congregational Church Preschool - Donations for the FCC Annual Food Drive (March 25, 2018)

Riverboat Ramblers New Orleans Mardi Gras concert in Smith Hall - Feb. 11, 2018

2017 Christmas cards from our three sponsored children - click to see the others

FCC Christmas Pageant Dec. 24, 2017 - for additional photos, click here


Christmas cards from our Mercy Touch sponsored children
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