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 AND ASSOCIATE MINISTERS

“Thoughts from the Pastors”

We’re called to turn the other cheek,but not to turn a blind eye to injustice.

As a child in private school, I was subjected to a crash course inwhat they called “Creative Conflict.” The Creative Conflict program was designed to prevent the sort of violence that we findin the Bible, and help children to work out their differences in aproductive manner. In reality, this meant that I, the class nerd, wasforbidden

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  • 07 Sep '25
    Sunday, @ 9:00 am Sunday, @ 10:30 am
    First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn 535 Forest Ave
    Glen Ellyn, IL United States
  • 24 Aug '25
    Sunday, @ 9:00 am Sunday, @ 10:30 am
    First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn 535 Forest Ave
    Glen Ellyn, IL United States
  • 06 Jul '25
    Sunday, @ 9:00 am Sunday, @ 10:30 am
    First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn 535 Forest Ave
    Glen Ellyn, IL United States
  • 18 May '25
    Sunday, @ 9:00 am Sunday, @ 10:30 am
    First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn 535 Forest Ave
    Glen Ellyn, IL United States