Welcome to FCCGE,
an Open & Affirming

At First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, we rejoice in our community of faith, strengthened by diversity, including diversity of culture, economic status, age, ethnicity, race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, and physical or mental abilities.

We affirm that God is glorified when we welcome all people to our spiritual community, as Jesus did. Wherever you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here.



“Thoughts from the Pastors”

Rev. Seth Ethan Carey

When Time Stands Still

  When Time Stands Still By Rev. Seth Ethan Carey We read for many reasons. We read words, hoping to be educated or entertained. We look into the glow of our screens, our eyes scanning newsfeeds or social media updates. We turn pages, engrossed in a gripping narrative or simply to pass the time while

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