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Our vision statement - We strive to be a church that welcomes all and empowers all in Christ to share their God given talents.

  • This Week….
      Until further notice, Sunday Worship has been canceled. While waiting to be back in the sanctuary, we'll be having a number of virtual events. Please review them here. WEEKLY...
  • Virtual Services are available to all
    During this hiatus from holding church services in the church building, The Reverend Doctor John Terry will be conducting virtual services.  We encourage you to visit our YouTube channel (search for...
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    If you would like to find out more about our church, read our latest Spire newsletter and listen to our worship services on YouTube.  You can also find out more...
  • FCC Silver Street Thrift Shop
    The FCC Silver Street Thrift Shop is closed in accordance with CoViD19 protocols.  When the state tells us it's safe, we will resume operations on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10...


Upcoming Events 

9:30 am, May 24 - Worship on-line! On this seventh Sunday of Easter, Rev. John Terry has prepared a message entitled Do We Have a Prayer, using John 17:1-11 as the scripture for the message. The sermon is available on our website.  Anyone with concerns about the pandemic is invited to email Revered Terry at johnterry@fccchanover.org.

Latest News

Rev. Dr. John A. Terry’s email has been hacked again.  Never respond to any request from anyone asking you to send gift cards - never. 

The SEARCH COMMITTEE meets Wednesday evening – remotely and safely.  They will soon be sending out a whole church communication asking for your input on the question of: Who is my neighbor? 

GET YOURSELF ON YOUTUBE.  As we continue with remote worship, we are looking for folks who are willing to help remotely by doing the Call to Worship and the Scripture Reading from home.  If you are interested please let John Terry know. 

The OUTREACH AND SERVICE Committee made donations to the Hanover Food Pantry, Sharing Inc, Teen Challenge, and MainSpring to help those in  need due to the COVID pandemic.  The Hanover Food Pantry is in need of cereal and shampoo.  

BIBLE STUDY continues via ZOOM on Monday night. vvSince this coming Monday is a holiday, let’s plan on meeting next on Monday, June 1st.  Please be ready to discuss a book selection that you would like to explore.  Contact Dennis Falcione to join in the discussion.  (C: 781 413 7150; Email: dkfalcione@gmail.com)

Dennis will host a WEDNESDAY HOUR OF FELLOWSHIP this next Wednesday (May 27th) @ 2:00 pm.  This will be an open forum for church related inquiries, fellowship, and general matters.  Go to https://zoom.us/j/92015892843pwd=NzBMTGVDMEpMVFV5Z3luTmpuaVh5Zz09 for Zoom Meeting ID:  920 1589 2843; Password:  182219.                            

Please continue to make up HYGIENE KITS until further notice.  When we resume gathering, bring your kits in to the church.  We will store them until such time as the UCC Church World Service calls for them.   These kits are sent wherever there are people struggling to remain healthy in the face of natural disasters, violence and poverty.  

ONE GREAT HOUR OF SHARING –  OGHS provides clean water, food, shelter, health care, education and disaster relief throughout the world. OGHS envelopes will be provided for this special offering to be taken upon resumption of morning services.

CHIC (Church Helping In Crisis) Boutique - The Silver Street Thrift Shop will hold a clothing drive once the CoViD19 restrictions are lifted.  When you are cleaning out your closets, please hold items until it’s safe and feasible to drop them off.  We will make the clothing available to our neighbors for free once we’re on the other side of this pandemic.  Growing children will need clothing, and those in new work situations may require a different wardrobe.

The SILVER STREET THRIFT SHOP is closed until further notice in accordance with policies for dealing with the corona virus.

The church is now on YouTube where the weekly worship services are posted.  Click here to go to the church YouTube channel.