Current News

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Weekly Bulletin - April 1

April 2, 2018 - Easter Sunday Worship Bulletin & Announcement Insert. Here's what's happening this week at First Church! [ more ]


May 16, 2018 E-Herald

First UCC Milford's reminders about events taking place May 16-27, 2018. [ more ]


April Parish Post

March 23, 2018 - First Church Newsletter for March 2018. A full month of whats happening in our Congregation ... [ more ]


Historic Milford Church Makes Musical Comeback

March 18, 2018 - By Pam McLoughlin, New Haven Register - Leaders of First United Church of Christ say the music ministry for which they were long known has returned to its former glory - and for that they are singing the praises of Daniel Brownell, minister of music ... [ more ]


Upcoming Events


A Good Book--Behold the Dreamers

June 4--Join us for our next Book Discussion at Panera at 7 PM. Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue. [ more ]


Pentecost & The Birthday of the Church

May 20, 2018--Join us as we celebrate Pentecost with Worship for All Ages.  [ more ]


Senior Pilgrim Fellowship Gets Ready for Texas

June will be here before we know it! In April we hosted a Saver's FunDrive to collect shareable stuff that we delivered to Saver's in Orange, CT. 7,300 pounds of clothes and bedding and shoes and more.   [ more ]


Vacation Bible School 2018

July 9-13, 2018 - Mark your calendars! This year our Vacation Bible School (VBS) will focus on the teachings of Jesus through learning and performing Godspell Jr. ... [ more ]


Recent News


Senior Pilgrim Fellowship--Join Us!

March 10-11--Senior Pilgrim Fellowship is our Youth Group for 9th-12th Graders.  We welcome newcomers! [ more ]


67 Prospect Street Updates

Here you'll be able to find updates about the Prudden property (a.k.a. David L. Baldwin house, 67 Prospect St., Milford) and ways to lovingly speak to people involved in the decisions that will determine the future of the building and land. [ more ]


Weekly Bulletin - February 18

February 18, 2018 - Second Sunday in Lent Worship Bulletin & Announcement Insert. Here's what's happening this week at First Church! [ more ]


Live Oaks School Packs with Milford Food 2 Kids

February 22, 2018--Volunteers from Live Oaks along with several seasoned packers, gathered for a great group pack. Read more about them!  [ more ]


Our Youth--Youth Ministry Reflection

February 19, 2018--All—Peter, Carmen, Alex, Helena, Meadow, Alaina, Joaquin, Gina, Jaime, Luke, Cara, Nicholas, Martin and Alyssa—All could have been part of our youth ministry, if you think about how old the victims of the most recent mass shooting were... [ more ]


Weekly Bulletin - February 11

February 11, 2018 - First Sunday in Lent Worship Bulletin & Announcement Insert. Here's what's happening this week at First Church! [ more ]


The Healing Process in Houston

November 3, 2017 - New York Times journalist Manny Fernandez shares about the the ongoing process of recovery in Houston, after the trauma of Harvey. This is where our Youth Group hopes to serve on our next mission trip. And this community in Houston is why we are hosting the Hurrican Relief Project on Nov. 11-12. [ more ]


Fall 2017 Brochure of Events & Ministries

This brochure provides our faith community with a reference for the many events and ministries of this season ... [ more ]


Residents Gather in Prayer for Las Vegas Victims

Oct. 4, 2017--Jill Dion of the Milford Mirror writes about her experience at the Contemplative Healing Service.  "About 30 people gathered at the First Church of Christ in downtown Milford Wednesday evening to pause and share their grief following the mass shooting in Las Vegas on Sunday." [ more ]


Home Is Where the Heart Is: Hurricane Relief Project

Nov. 11-12--First UCC Youth Groups--helping hurricane victims get home!  How you can help: Sponsor Building Materials & Cleanup Supplies; Come & Learn about the massive need; Support our service trip!   [ more ]


Milford Food 2 Kids

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 ]


ShopWithScrip- Gift cards

Now Easier than Ever!-- Buy or order gift cards to stores you already go to at face value in the Narthex before service or at coffee hour! Check or cash only. [ more ]





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