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Sunday Worship Services:


8:00 am Chapel Worship


10:00 am Sanctuary Worship


Family Worship and the Sacrament of Holy Communion on the first Sunday of the month.



UCC: Who Do We Say We Are


To learn more about us, use the links to the left.  To learn more about the United Church of Christ, click here.







A message from Rev. Ken.


The FCC Essex Justice and Witness Committee presents:


Pasta Supper Supporting the FCC Essex Anti-bullying Scholarship.  Click here for details


Lenten Programming Announced.  Click here.

On-line devotional readings

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FCC Essex's Weekly news

Flash From Church

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FCC Essex's Newsletter

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The outdoor ministry of the Connecticut Conference.

First Congregational Church in Essex

United Church of Christ

6 Methodist Hill

Essex, Connecticut 06426

phone:  860-767-8097

fax:        860-767-7855