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FCC Essex has returned to on-line only worship due to the recent surge in Covid-19 infections

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Service of the Word

10:00 am Sunday, January 16, 2022

Rev. Dr. Laurie McKnight is guest preacher

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The First Congregational Church in Essex, UCC, believes that God calls us to welcome and affirm all people. We rejoice that all persons, people of every race, age, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, physical and mental ability, marital standing, economic status, and family configuration, are welcome in God’s church as members and to serve as leaders. November 21, 2010







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First Congregational Church in Essex

United Church of Christ

6 Methodist Hill

Essex, Connecticut 06426

phone:  860-767-8097