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Sunday Services:


8:00 am Chapel Worship

10:00 am Sanctuary Worship




"Treasures on the Hill," our new Thrift Shop, opens on May 21!

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Rev. Ken Peterkin

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The Visiting Nurses of the Lower Valley now sponsor Faith Community Nursing at FCC Essex.

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First Congregational Church in Essex

United Church of Christ

6 Methodist Hill

Essex, Connecticut 06426

phone:  860-767-8097

fax:        860-767-7855