We are a welcoming group of people from across all spectrums of life.

Spiritual Practice

We strive to open ourselves to God’s presence, and to cultivate mercy and compassion.

Outreach and Service

We serve with our time, our talents, and our passions through hands-on outreach and action.

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Your First Visit

First time visiting us? Join us for worship at 10:00 on Sundays. Read more on what to expect.

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Children & Youth Programs

Read about our engaging programs for children and youth.

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Joyous Music

We believe beautiful music is essential in our worship.

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Health & Wellness

Learn about our church's unique approach to the connection between mind, body, and spirit.

Sunday Services

Worship Service 10:00 AM
Church School 10:15 AM
Fellowship 11:00 AM
21 Church Street, Winchester MA

What's New at FCC?

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    2018-19 Children and Youth Events...

    Friday 9/07/18, Dusk
    Movie Night on the Front Lawn (all ages!)
    Join us for a movie night as we watch “The Greatest Showman” on our 12 foot screen in our front lawn.
    Sunday 9/09/18, 10 AM-11:15 AM
    Welcoming Sunday (all ages 0-110!)
    This Sunday is the […]

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    Empowering Families and Loved Ones ...

    When a loved one develops a mental illness, family members and friends struggle to understand a disease that they know little about while dealing with their own cascade of emotions. Ill equipped to respond, families are further inhibited by society’s […]

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    Ripley Chapel Renovation:  Final D...

    The Ripley Chapel Working Group has decided on the Final Design for the renovation of Ripley Chapel. This past March, as you may recall, the Working Group called for a pause in the work with Torrey Architecture, Inc. and Kaplan Construction […]

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    Ingredients Needed for the Outdoor ...

    On the 5th Sunday of the month (4 times a year), the First Congregational Church makes and brings sandwiches and other items to the Outdoor Church congregation in Cambridge. Our tradition is to make the sandwiches in the kitchen after worship […]

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    Seasons of the Spirit: The Call of ...

    As we enter autumn, the realities of our deeply polarized religious, social and political world become increasingly apparent. As Christians, scripture and tradition call us to be “light in the shadows”: bearers of good news to a broken world. 
    How do we orient […]

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    Introduction to the Old Testament...

    Starting Tuesday, Sept 25
    On Tuesday evenings at 7:00-8:30 PM for 6 weeks, we will be offering the second course of the Massachusetts Bible Society’s Exploring the Bible series Introducing the Old Testament.
    This second course helps you better understand the Old […]

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    Musical Opportunities This Fall ...

    “Joy, sorrow, tears, lamentation, laughter — to all these music gives voice, but in such a way that we are transported from the world of unrest to a world of peace, and see reality in a new way, as if […]

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    Calling from the Narrows...

    A group of us this summer went to the ICE building in Burlington with our Jewish friends for a public lament over our government’s merciless practice of separating immigrant children from their parents.  The Rabbis who led the gathering sang […]

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