First Congregational Church
(United Church of Christ)
Greg Briggs,
Interim Pastor

101 State Street
Charlevoix, MI 49720
231-547-9122


Recent News

How Can I Help?

This is one of the big questions on everyone’s mind. Especially in this time of physical distancing, when the best thing we can do is stay home. This is true, but it isn’t the only thing we can do. This post is not meant to guilt or shame anyone, but to encourage those of us who are wondering what to… Read More »


Updated Songs For Your Travel Kit

UPDATED SONGS FOR YOUR TRAVEL KIT   Jack MacKenzie   Dan Ulrich Joanne Curtis Bruce Herbert Alice Pletz-Miller Donna Waters  Patti Ulrich Meg Kitson Bill Trubilowicz Roger Waters  Hugh Hansen Bill Wadland Bill Wadland & Nancy Jones Ingrid Nedwick Ted Dumbauld Dave Bowen Greg Briggs  Bill Wadland & Dave Bowen If you would like to submit a song, please email… Read More »


Self-Quarantine Advice From The Wadland’s

Do I need to quarantine myself after traveling during the COVID-19 Pandemic?  SelftMany of us who are returning to beautiful Charlevoix from warm climates, pleasure cruises, adventure travel, or visiting family are probably wondering “have I been exposed to COVID-19?”  It is human nature to reconnect and literally embrace friends, family, church and community groups, colleagues when returning from a… Read More »


COVID-19 Pastoral Letter, March 18, 2020

March 18, 2019   Children of God of First Congregational UCC,                                                These last few days and weeks have given us a profound awareness of how interconnected we all are as we have followed the spread of a new strain of coronavirus. The changes asked of us by local, state, federal, and world-wide experts have been increasingly rapid and influenced… Read More »