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.
SPRING -- Have you ever seen a hungry kid? Ask a school teacher. We will fill the gap, the gap between Friday and Monday, when many children may not know if and how much 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. [ more ]
Be a part of the conversation! Bring a dish to share! Join us Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 6:30pm in the Fellowship Hall for conversation, a potluck meal, and an opportunity to share with our interfaith brothers and sisters. This family friendly event is meant for anyone who wants to come! [ more ]
Registration is Open for PEACE CAMP (June 13-17 from 9AM-12:30PM). [ 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.
On March 27--We shared in a Glorious Easter at First Church! The cranes took flight among us. The brass welcomed us into a spirit of Resurrection Worship. The chiors filled the sanctuary with light and song that surely made God smile. The confirmation class shared the folktake of The Three Trees. Rev. Adam lifted "up in the air" the story of Easter. [ more ]
On March 25--The Season of Lent ended and we began the short, roller coaster ride from Palm Sunday through Holy Week, finding ourselves at that stunning moment of Good Friday, when it is hard to imagine a way beyond the tomb. Read about our stations and see pictures of the event. [ more ]
First UCC Milford has been the picturesque setting for countless religious wedding ceremonies over the years. Between the beautiful simplicity of the Sanctuary to its proximity to the Duck Pond waterfall and downtown, our church provides a memorable place to get married. Our pastors and wedding coordinators... [ more ]