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Calling All Spooky Singers!

Do you like to sing? Do you LOVE Halloween? Don’t be a scaredy cat! Join us on Sunday, October 23rd for a pickup choir at our 11th annual Spooktacular event! More details to come: we’ll choose some selections from Wicked, The Addams Family, and more! If you’re interested in singing, or have other great ideas for mystical musical offerings and fiendish fun,…

All Church Picnic at Ramseyer Farms

Saturday, October 1, 2016 11am-6pm, Rain or Shine! Cost: $11/person. Cash, Visa, Discover and Mastercard accepted. Let us know you’re coming and what dish you’re bringing by signing up on the Church office by September 25! Upon arrival at the farm, let the staff know you are with Akron FCC so you get the $1 discount at the door. Please give them…

Fall Labyrinth

Thursday, September 8, 6:30pm Come down to the Fellowship Hall for an evening of relaxation and meditation. Live music and candles accompany our 36 sq. foot labyrinth that is laid out on the floor. The journey you walk on the labyrinth can represent many different metaphorical journey’s – a journey toward the heart of God, a pilgrimage of prayer, or walking into…

Outdoor Worship & All-Church Picnic

Sunday, August 21, 11am We’ll spend a fun morning in worship and fellowship together at Lions Park Lodge (641 Silver Lake Ave, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221). One worship service will be held in the air-conditioned, accessible Lodge at 11am followed by a picnic lunch, games, and socializing, with a playground and splash pool for children. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be provided,…

All-Church Fun Day Out!

Saturday, July 30, 11am-7pm Waterworks Park in Cuyahoga Falls (Click Here for Directions) Come and join us for some fun in the sun, bring a picnic along and we’ll enjoy the water and play games together. The rates for the water park are: 2 years and younger are free, non-residents ages 3-12 are $10, ages 13-59 are $15, ages 60 and up…

One Pulse

“We are one, after all, you and I; Together we suffer, Together we exist, And forever will recreate each other.” Pierre Teilhard de Chardin As I stood at the Pulse nightclub on Saturday, June 25, I felt the oneness of the fifty or so people gathered there to honor the lives lost in the massacre on June 12. I felt the oneness with my…

Akron Community Vigil

Join members of the Akron community in remembering the victims of Sunday’s attack on the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, FL. On the one-year anniversary of the attack on Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC, we will stand in solidarity with all victims of terror and gun violence. Friday, June 17, 7pm On the lawn in front of First Congregational Church of…

Praying with Orlando, no, more than prayer!

Dear friends, These past few days we have experienced waves of emotion – disbelief, horror, shock, sadness, fear, revulsion, numbness, and more – in the face of the worst mass shooting in United States history. In the early hours of Sunday morning 49 people were murdered another 53 were injured at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, FL. Pride is Vitally Important…