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.
Whether you are searching for a church home, or simply seeking to learn about the Christian faith, we welcome you to First Church! [ more ]
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.
Sunday, June 26 - Saturday, July 2, 2016 - Follow our Mission Trip to San Marcos, TX! With 25 youth and 11 advisors, we have quite a group (and never a dull moment). [ more ]
June 26, 2016--Phyllis Mullins, First Church's Office Administrator, is retiring at the end of June. We celebrated her ministry and administration on Sunday during our worship time, followed by a lovely reception. We were so glad that Phyllis' family and friends could join us on the special occasion. [ more ]
SUMMER PREP for School Year 2016-17 -- Have you ever seen a hungry kid? There are hungry children in Milford, CT. We--Food 2 Kids--will fill the gap; the gap between Friday and Monday, when many children may not know if, how much or when food will be available to them. We are delivering individual bags of food to some of Milford's children who could use a little more food secruity. Join us to feed them! [ more ]
June 13-17, 2016 - Our week of peace-making, skill building and creative expression offered our campers, youth volunteers, helpers and adult leaders a timely immersion into Peace Culture. We deconstructed PEACE to arrive at daily themes. Each day these themes played out in Team Building and Problem Solving, Yoga Sessions, Creativity through Art and Creativity through Food. The small group time with campers and youth counselors incorporated these themes and relationship building ... [ more ]
Monday, June 13, 2016 - In the wake of the tragedy in Orlando, the First United Church of Christ hosted a Candlelight Prayer Vigil of Remembrance and Peace. We began by honoring our Muslim brothers and sisters as they broke their Ramadan Fast at sunset in our Sanctuary. The vigil then moved to the front steps and lawn of our Church with a candlelight service ... [ more ]
Come on out on June 12th for Music Celebration Sunday. Come hear our fantastic music ensembles.... [ more ]
June 5--our children & teachers will share the wonderful things they have learned this year. Come to support them! Parents are welcome to pre-register for next year or simply update their child's information for next year. Read more about our Summer Kids' Program. [ more ]
Check out David Gregory's latest poem! Great lessons and reminescing for our church community. [ more ]
Our Men's MInistry group, to which all men are welcome, will meet twice in May: Saturday, May 14th for a breakfast starting at 8:15 AM in Fellowship Hall; and on Thursday, May 26th at 8 PM in the church library. Contact the church for more information.