Worship Times

 

Why FCCGE

Welcome to FCCGE,
an Open & Affirming
Church

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.

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SENIOR MINISTER

“Thoughts from the Pastor”

Rev. Seth Ethan Carey

A New Season
A New Season

As a boy going into the 5th grade, I can recall the excitement that came with the beginning of a new year at school. I was fitted for a new school uniform, went shopping for school supplies with my parents, and breathed in the late summer air as though it were filled with the scent

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  • 04 Sep '16
    Sunday, @ 9:00 am Sunday, @ 11:30 am
    First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn 535 Forest Ave.
    Glen Ellyn, Il. 60137, IL United States
  • 25 May '25
    Sunday, @ 9:30 am Sunday, @ 10:30 am
    First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn 535 Forest Ave.
    Glen Ellyn, Il. 60137, IL United States
  • 08 Jun '25
    Sunday, @ 9:30 am Sunday, @ 9:30 am
    First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn 535 Forest Ave.
    Glen Ellyn, Il. 60137, IL United States
  • 22 Jun '25
    Sunday, @ 9:30 am Sunday, @ 9:30 am
    First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn 535 Forest Ave.
    Glen Ellyn, Il. 60137, IL United States

Join a Group

Life is better in community. Here at FCCGE, we offer a wide range of welcoming Commuity Groups that cater to different spiritual...

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Serve Others

We are grounded in tradition, centered in worship, called to serve and free to dream. We believe that everyone is a child of God.

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Our Denomination

We are part of the United Church of Christ (UCC) founded in 1957, but made up of churches dating all the way back to 1620.

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MEMBERSHIP

Become a Member,
Make a connection,
Join a community

When you join a church, you become a voting member of the church. Members vote on the church’s budget each year, they vote on which of the members should serve as key leaders, and they even vote on whether or not to call a new pastor.Worship is the heart of what we do as a faith community. Serving others is a part of the deal, as you are able. You will make a difference and the church will be different because you have joined it.

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