Wider Mission

We seek to render loving service toward humanity, and strive for righteousness, justice and peace.

Statement of Purpose, First Congregational Church

Our church provides a place to honor God and deepen our faith through sharing our time, our gifts and our resources with those in need of caring, prayer or support.

First Congregational Church of Watertown supports and promotes various programs on the local, nathional and international level that positively affect the lives of people in need.

Missions supported include:

  • Basic support to the United Church of Christ (U.C.C.)\
  • Seminaries
  • Greater Waterbury Interfaith Ministries (GWIM)
  • Thailand Mission
  • Hand to Hand to Haiti
  • Day Star
  • Safe Haven
  • Covenant to Care
  • Watertown/Oakville Ecumenical Council
  • Neighbors in Need (U.C.C.)
  • One Great Hour of Sharing (U.C.C.)
  • Family Life Center of Greater Waterbury
  • Watertown Social Services
  • Operation Christmas Child
  • Watertown and Waterbury Food Banks
  • Heifer International