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

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


Sermons

Sermon & Weekly Bulletin~ December 1, 2019

12-01-19 Bulletin PDF Prayer and Introduction “May the words of my mouth, and the meditations of our hearts, be acceptable in your sight, our rock and redeemer. Amen” Endings or New Beginnings Like the glass half full \ half empty conversation – What Can’t Wait – God’s Promised Day (hope) can’t wait Reminder – Doomsday Pollyanna Coming of the Messiah… Read More »


Sermon & Weekly Bulletin~ November 24, 2019

11-24-2019 Bulletin PDF Prayer and Introduction “May the words of my mouth, and the meditations of our hearts, be acceptable in your sight, our rock and redeemer. Amen” Title Un kingly king Shift to reign – Thanksgiving is only a part of the reign of Christ Un kingly king Not power of Authority Power of Empathy Power of Forgiveness Readings… Read More »


Sermon & Weekly Bulletin~ November 17, 201

11-17-2019 Bulletin PDF Prayer and Introduction “May the words of my mouth, and the meditations of our hearts, be acceptable in your sight, our rock and redeemer. Amen” Title – Doomsday Pollyanna Real Good Church by Molly Phinney Baskette A balance between urgency and confidence Knowing the stakes, and knowing the we can do what’s necessary – for the life… Read More »


Sermon & Weekly Bulletin~ November 10, 2019

Celtic Music Sunday:  11-10-2019 Bulletin PDF Guest Preacher, Sarah Hescheles: 


Sermon & Weekly Bulletin~ November 3, 2019

11-03-2019 Bulletin PDF Prayer and Introduction “May the words of my mouth, and the meditations of our hearts, be acceptable in your sight, our rock and redeemer. Amen” Title – Trying to See the Saints: A Story of Repentance or Revelation? Unseen saint at Bethlehem Unexpected endowment of _______________ He was a school janitor, she worked in the office Quiet,… Read More »


Sermon & Weekly Bulletin~ October 27, 2019

10-27-2019 Bulletin PDF Prayer and Introduction “May the words of my mouth, and the meditations of our hearts, be acceptable in your sight, our rock and redeemer. Amen” All Your Heart, All Your Being, All Your Strength Ever been in an argument when you were both arguing for the same thing? Furiously agreeing \ got a hold of the wrong… Read More »


Sermon & Weekly Bulletin October 20, 2019

10-20-2019 Bulletin PDF Part One:  Part Two: Prayer and Introduction “May the words of my mouth, and the meditations of our hearts, be acceptable in your sight, our rock and redeemer. Amen” How Are The Children? Today’s sermon has a question, a goal, and a place for feedback How Are the Children? Theme of Mi. Conference annual meeting – Focus… Read More »


Sermon & Weekly Bulletin~ October 13, 2019

Guest Pastor, Jacob Atem 10-13-2019 Bulletin PDF Part One:  Part two: 2 Timothy 2:8-15 Common English Bible (CEB) We continue our reading of the 2nd letter to Timothy from Paul. Hear how Paul describes how he is imprisoned for speaking the Good News. 8 Remember Jesus Christ, who was raised from the dead and descended from David. This is my good… Read More »


Sermon & Weekly Bulletin ~ October 06, 2019

10-06-2019 Bulletin PDF Prayer and Introduction “May the words of my mouth, and the meditations of our hearts, be acceptable in your sight, our rock and redeemer. Amen” Applying Faith in a time of anxiety Reflections from last Sunday’s questions What do you need to be content? What do you need to be persuadable? Memories (of a deceased loved one)… Read More »


Sermon & Weekly Bulletin~ September 29, 2019

09-29-2019 Bulletin PDF Prayer and Introduction “May the words of my mouth, and the meditations of our hearts, be acceptable in your sight, our rock and redeemer. Amen” What do you need to be content? What do you need to be persuadable? These are questions you have to answer for yourselves, just as I try and answer them for myself… Read More »