Service to others is
an integral part of who we are as a community of faith. We
offer a number of ways to get involved.
Through Called to Care (C2C) members of our church play a
central role in providing support to one another during
times of need.
While anchored in downtown Lebanon on historic Colburn
Park, First Congregational sees the entire Upper Valley as
its neighborhood. Our church is pleased to be a partner of
the Listen Center, the Haven, Ten Bricks, the Headrest Center and Habitat for
On the fourth
Sunday of each month members of our church prepare and
serve a Community Dinner for our neighbors. Forty to sixty
guests come to share a delicious hot meal, hospitality, and
Each year, we join with other churches in the Upper Valley,
and throughout the country, in the CROP Walk for Food, to raise both funds and
awareness to combat hunger. FCC Lebanon is also proud to
be a location/rest stop for the Bike and Build group. This year more than 20
enthusiastic, civic minded college students participated
in the Bike and Build community work project in Lebanon
at the beginning of their cross country journey of
cycling and service.
Our church has long supported
Church World Service
and the UCC’s global ministries program.
We have a long-standing and deepening tie
to the community of San Jose Villuanueva in El Salvador,
where we have been privileged to help support a local
school. In October 2014 nine members of our congregation
will travel to SJV to build a house for a local family.
As Christians, we also takes seriously our responsibility
for caring for creation. For more, please click the
Creation button on the
right side of this page.
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view their websites: