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

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


Recent News

Weekly Newsletter- April 22, 2021

First Congregational U.C.C. Charlevoix April 22, 2021 Join us for either in-person or virtual worship each Sunday at 10:30 am Click Here for Online Worship and the Digital Bulletin! A Message from Toby…             I am thrilled with the response we are getting to the current series on the parables. We had 15 people this past… Read More »


Sermon: The Kingdom of God: an Unweeded Garden 04/18/2021

                     The Kingdom of God: an Unweeded Garden           Offered by Toby Jones to the People of ChxUCC on 4/18/21          (Based on Matthew 13:24-30, John 10:7-16, & Luke 9:49-50)             I’ve never been much of a gardener, but occasionally I’ll have the chance to spend some time in some of my friends’ gardens. Some of them have… Read More »


“Puzzling Over the Parables”- April 20, 2021, Parable of the Tenants

Parable of the Tenants – Matthew 21:33-41 *Please join us each Tuesday at 10 am (in-person or via Zoom) If you would like to join via Zoom and did not receive an invite in your email, please contact the church office at 231-547-9122 or office@chxucc.org.     Questions to Consider:      -In what sense are we like the tenants in… Read More »


Weekly Newsletter- April 15, 2021

First Congregational U.C.C. Charlevoix April 15, 2021 Join us for either in-person or virtual worship each Sunday at 10:30 am Click Here for Online Worship and the Digital Bulletin! A Message from Toby…                  I am so excited to be diving into Jesus’s parables with all of you! We had a great session… Read More »


“Puzzling Over the Parables” – April 13, 2021, Parable of the Weeds

Parable of the Weeds- Matthew 13:24-30 *Please join us each Tuesday at 10 am (in-person or via Zoom) If you would like to join via Zoom and did not receive an invite in your email, please contact the church office at 231-547-9122 or office@chxucc.org.    Questions to Consider:      -What compelled the servants to want to pull the weeds?… Read More »


Weekly Newsletter- April 8, 2021

First Congregational U.C.C. Charlevoix April 8, 2021 Join us for either in-person or virtual worship each Sunday at 10:30 am Click Here for Online Worship and the Digital Bulletin! A Message from Toby…                 This coming Sunday, we’ll begin a new sermon series on the parables of Jesus. Each Sunday throughout April and May,… Read More »


Bible Study 04/06/2021- Peace Be With You

Peace Be With You *Bible Study is held each Tuesday at 10:00 am. In-person study will be located in the Fellowship Hall with masks and social distancing required. Zoom invites will be sent out via email. If you would like to join by Zoom and did not receive an invite please contact the church office at office@chxucc.org.  Focus Theme: Peace… Read More »


Weekly Newsletter- April 1, 2021

First Congregational U.C.C. Charlevoix April 1, 2021 Join us for either in-person or virtual worship each Sunday at 10:30 am Click Here for Online Worship and the Digital Bulletin! Toby’s Vacation Schedule:  Toby will be out of town from Friday, March 26 through Friday, April 2. He and Eloise are heading to North Carolina for some much-needed R&R. He will… Read More »


Bible Study- 03/30/2021 10am- In-person only

Easter Day: The Story We Complete *There will not be a Zoom bible study option for Tuesday, March 30th. Molly Tate will be hosting an in-person study in the Fellowship Hall at 10 am. Please remember to wear your mask and social distance.  Focus Theme: Easter Day: The Story We Complete Focus Prayer: Living God, long ago, faithful women proclaimed… Read More »


Weekly Newsletter- March 25, 2021

First Congregational U.C.C. Charlevoix March 25, 2021 Join us for either in-person or virtual worship each Sunday at 10:30 am Click Here for Online Worship and the Digital Bulletin! Toby’s Vacation Schedule:  Toby will be out of town from Friday, March 26 through Friday, April 2. He and Eloise are heading to North Carolina for some much-needed R&R. He will… Read More »