First Congregational Church
40 DeForest Street
Watertown, Connecticut

The First Congregational Church of Watertown, Connecticut welcomes you! Our church has stood in the heart of Watertown since 1739. Today we are a community composed of families and individuals from many different faith backgrounds. We’re a church where a diverse range of beliefs and different levels of faith commitment are welcome and appreciated. We are united by our concern for one another, our commitment to God’s world, and our desire to deepen our spiritual lives through worship, learning and service in Christ’s name. Join us! We invite you to be a part of our journey, as we gather to experience God’s presence and to be transformed by God’s love. Please explore our website to find out more about our offerings for all ages here at First Church.




Pre-K (age 4) through Grade 8
Registration for 2017 – 2018 begins Sunday, September 10th at 9:30AM in Fellowship Hall

New students and families welcome all year.

 Nursery (age 3 and under) is available during the Worship Service.


Christmas Worship Services
Sunday, December 24th

The Fourth Sunday of Advent Service
10 O’clock am

 Join us as we worship together on Christmas Eve morning. Highlights include the Advent candle of Love, Bell Choir,
a message for the children, traditional Christmas hymns, and a meditation on God’s amazing gift of love given to us in the Christ Child.  All are welcome.


Candlelight Service
5 O’clock pm

Our Christmas Eve Service will feature traditional hymns, music by our choirs and readings from scripture.
The service will end with the traditional candlelight service.


Please Note: Childcare will be provided for age five and younger at both services. There is no Church School on Dec. 24th and 31st.


Check out Church Events by clicking on the Newsletter and Calendar Page or the News and Events Page.




Please check this website and WFSB or WTNH or WVIT for weather related cancellations/postponements of Church services and events.