First Congregational Church
(United Church of Christ)
Rev. Toby Jones, Pastor

101 State Street
Charlevoix, MI 49720


Give Us This Day

“Give Us This Day” Exodus 16:2-15   Matthew 20: 1-16   “Why didn’t God let us die in comfort in Egypt where we had lamb stew and all the bread we could eat? Moses, you and your brother Aaron brought us out into this wilderness to starve us to death . . .” whined the newly freed Hebrew people. They had… Read More »

Special Guest – The Reverend Cheryl Burke

We had a special guest speaker; the Reverend Cheryl Burke, the Associate Conference Minister of the Michigan Conference of United Church of Christ. We do not have a written transcript of this week’s Sermon, but we do have the Audio Link available.  Enjoy. Click on the “Download File” link below and it should open on your desktop.  

There Goes the Neighborhood

“There Goes the Neighborhood” Romans 13:8-14     Matthew 18: 15-20 If it hadn’t been for the all rain there wouldn’t have been much to talk about this summer at Old First Church on the Common. But in fact it has been so rainy that when the Church Council found it necessary to expand the Clarice Mae Bradley-Stemple Memorial Garden (Earlier plans… Read More »