All Are Welcome at First Church!
Welcome to the First United Church of Christ in Milford, Connecticut, an historic and inclusive community of God's children.
As part of the United Church of Christ, we affirm the extravagant welcome and radical hospitality of our denomination with an affirmation that:
"No matter who you are, or where you are on life's journey, you're welcome here."
Whether you are searching for a church home, or simply seeking to learn about the Christian faith, we welcome you to First Church! [ more info ]
Below is a summary of current events and breaking news at First Church. Click on the "more" links for the full story on any related item.
Saturday, MAY 11 we served with UCC churches of The New Haven Association for a day of service in Wildemere Beach and Myrtle Beach. Hear about some of our projects and read about the impact we made toward the Hurricane Sandy Recovery effort in Milford, CT. [ more ]
May 2013 - First Church welcomes Pastor Doug Clark as our Interim Senior Pasto! Raised in Springfield, MA, he received his M. Div. from Bangor (Maine) Theological Seminar in 1974. Ordained to the Christian ministry in 1975 by the Berkshire Association, he has served UCC congregations as ... [ more ]
After over 14 years of ministering with us, our Senior Pastor, the Rev. Dr. James Tudesco, retired at the end of April. His last service with us was Sunday, April 28th. We have published collection of reflections gathered via our website and in written form at Rev. Jim's retirement party. Thanks to all who helped wish Rev. Jim and Sherrie farewell and God's blessings in their retirement! [ more ]
July 2013 Everything Under the Son! God is Still Speaking. Gather with your church family for a transformative week--July 22-26, 5pm-8pm each evening. Read more, register, and figure out how you might volunteer for VBS 2013!
Senior PF, our high school youth group, will hold a car wash on Saturday, June 1st, from 9 AM to 2 PM as its final fundraiser before its weeklong mission trip to New Jersey... [ more ]
Please visit the Music Section for schedules and performance information for the First Church choirs.