We have many organizations that handle outreach to social activities including:
The Altar Guild functions as a service and support organization to the Senior Minister and the church. This organization is charged with the floral beautification of the church services, special events, and holiday observances. The Altar Guild also assists in the development of the church’s historical, religious, cultural, civic, artistic, evangelistic, and social outreach programs.
Yearly activities coordinated by this organization include Women’s Emphasis Month, the Anniversary Celebration of First Congregational Church, church retreats and workshops, the Hanging of the Green, and the Holiday Extravaganza. The Altar guild welcomes all members that are willing to participate.
The Men’s Fellowship promotes brotherhood, goodwill, and spiritual enlightenment throughout the congregation. This organization inspires men of the church, young and old, to be active in ministry and mentorship.
Yearly activities coordinated by this organization include sponsored youth trips for African American history month and various fund raising activities. The Men’s Fellowship welcomes all men of the FCC congregation who are willing to participate.
Social Club / 55 Plus Support Group
The Social Club / 55 Plus Support Group aims to nurture a positive image of the aging experience, minimize age related health issues, and maximize opportunities for the 55 and older members of the congregation. This organization provides a venue for this particular demographic to share concerns and remain active within the church.
Yearly activities coordinated by this organization include Everybody’s Birthday, 55+ Sunday, North Georgia Mountain Trip, various fund raising events, the Christmas Luncheon, and various educational events. 55 Plus welcomes all members willing to participate who are 55 years old or older.
The mission of First Congregational Women’s Fellowship is to nurture the spirits and motivate the hearts of all women and children locally and around the world; and to encourage our adult females to participate in one of the offered Bible study classes at the church.
Youth Ministry (First Church Sunday School)
The aim of First Church Youth Ministry is to provide children and youth a space where they will be able to grow in their Faith, learn to love neighbor and self, and engage in serving the community.