We are an Open and Affirming church!


Welcome to Gaylord's First Congregational United Church of Christ website. We are a thoughtful spiritual community, hoping to put our faith into action. We don't think of ourselves as better than anyone else or as having the "right" beliefs. We don't even all believe the same things in our family of faith. Instead, we are real people with real problems, who are striving to recognize and nurture the Christ in ourselves and in every person we encounter along the way. Our community focuses on love. We try to love others, ourselves, strangers, enemies, God, and the earth a little better each and every day. Our community has a long tradition of reaching in - to deepen our spiritual practice - and reaching out - in service to others in need, both near and far. We'd love to have you join us in our journey. Our most regular gatherings are on Sunday mornings at 10 am, but we gather in other configurations throughout the week, both to reach in and to reach out. Hope to see you soon!



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Please join us at the church for services

Sunday, 10 am

218 W. Second St.
Gaylord, MI 49735
Office: 989-732-5726


Look at Our Photos

Come see a slideshow of our wonderful community, and get a glimpse of some of the many activities that take place at First Congregational.


Meet First Congregational United Church of Christ

Come to the About Us section to meet the staff and clergy, and find out what we're all about!

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