First Congregational Church

165 Main St, Amherst, MA


No Matter Who You Are or Where You Are on Life's Journey, You're Welcome Here

165 Main Street Amherst, Massachusetts, 01002-2333
Phone 413-253-3456                     Fax 413-256-1248

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"Here at the Start Still at the Heart"....Celebrating our 275th Anniversary

Sunday, September 28: Former pastor Peg Stearn (1997-2006) will be our guest preacher and talk-back facilitator.

Sunday, October 5: Sermon and talk-back by former pastor Thayer Greene (1954-1962).

Sunday, October 26: Sermon and talk-back by former pastor Jeanette Good (1984-1992).

Sunday, November 2: Sermon and talk-back by our first female pastor, Donna Schaper (1980-1983).

Sunday, November 9: 275th Anniversary worship service, featuring honored guests and commissioned choir anthem with brass quintet, Preacher: Vicki Kemper. Please Note: To accommodate members of other churches and folks from the town and the broader community, this service will be held at 2 p.m. and will be followed by a festive reception. Please speak with Pastor Vicki if you can help.

Ongoing Commitment to Anti-Racism