“Welcome to the First Congregational Church of Manchester. It is our purpose

  • -  to GATHER as the people of God in downtown Manchester, New Hampshire
  • -  to GROW together in faith, love and service, through worship and music, through Bible study and prayer, through service and mission
  • - and to GO into the world as disciples and apostles, leading and serving God’s people everywhere.

We are a member of the New Hampshire Conference of the United Church of Christ. Come and join us in worship and service!”


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508 Union Street, Manchester, NH 03104

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Worship This Week


Worship this Sunday, July 3rd, at 9:30AM 

This Sunday worship is in the sanctuary, and is the Seventh Sunday after Pentecost.

Our Worship Service will be led by Guest Pastor, Rev. Dr. Terri Young.

The sermon title for this week is "Cause for Rejoicing"

   Please see below to view the Sunday Bulletin. Please note the Sunday Bulletin for the upcoming Worship Service on Sundays will be posted by Thursday of each week with the exception of winter holiday weeks: (Thanksgiving and Christmas week). During holiday weeks the Bulletin will be posted online by Tuesday of that week.

Download here -- >Sunday Bulletin 

Parking information: While on street parking is somewhat limited, you may use the parking lot on the corner of Amherst and Union Street (This is a courtesy of Devine Millimet Law Firm) or the Phaneuf Funeral Home parking lot on the corner of Hanover and Union. These spaces are only available for our use nights and weekends only. We are so grateful to our good neighbors for making these lots available to us. There are also a few handicap spaces on our driveway, which runs between Hanover and Amherst Streets. A handicap ramp is on our Amherst Street side entrance. We ask all able bodied people to leave the spaces on the driveway for those who need to park close to the building. Thank you!

Please know that you are always invited to a Special Worship Service at First Congregational Church!


The Seventh Sunday after Pentecost


 Sunday, July 3, 2016, worship starts at 9:30 AMThis is the Seventh Sunday after Pentecost.

Enjoy our Guest Organist, Peter Labombard!

Our Worship Service will be led by Guest Pastor, Rev. Dr. Terri Young. The sermon title is "Cause for Rejoicing".

   Please know that you are always invited to a Special Worship Service at First Congregational Church! 



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Summer Musicians

 Summer 2016 Musicians at FCC!

All are welcome to enjoy these talented folks during Worship every Sunday at 9:30am!

June 19th – Men’s Quartet:  Allen Pattee, Kevin Pleas, Dave MacGregor, and Bob Ward

June 26th – Laura Parker, Guitar

July 10th – Abby Curtis, Piano

July 17th – Barbara Greenway and Laurel Schneider, vocalists

July 24th – Jay Daly, Trumpet

July 31st – Adam Peithmann, Piano

August 7th – Carol Soucy and Michelle Harrington, vocalists

August 14th – Barbara Papagian, Oboe

August 21st – Terri Pattee, Handbells

August 28th – Bob Ward, Vocalist

Visitors Guide


Coming into a new church for the very first time can be a daunting experience.  It is difficult to tell just what to expect. Sometimes it almost seems as if churches are speaking a alien language.

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