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Worship & Communion 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School & Child Care 10:30 a.m.

Coffee Hour  After worship

Vibrant Community

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Welcome to First Church Amherst! No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey, we are glad you are visiting us and look forward to greeting you in person.

What to Expect

Who We Are

First Churchers are a family and community that seek to identify how “God is Still Speaking” in our lives, our community, and our world at this time in history.

Who We Are

Latest News

God’s Hands and Feet at Worship and Work

This newly released image shows how the church budget is allocated among different categories – includes a colorful pie chart, photos and brief descriptions.

Church Renovation Approved

The church’s plan to install an enclosed vertical wheelchair lift, an additional bathroom, new front doors, and more was approved by the Amherst Planning Board.

Cranberry Fair a Success!

A day of “thrifty shopping” brought a crowd of community members into the church and found new owners for many used items.

Post-Election Prayer Vigil

The day after the election, scores of church members and people from the community gathered to pray, to weep, to sing, and to find strength in the Spirit and in each other.

Lent 2016: Grounded

Lent invites us to engage in 40 days of intentional spiritual practice as a way of following Jesus to the cross, out of the tomb, and into new life.

Black Lives Matter

Still praying and working for racial justice.