Book Study: We just finished reading Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer

Bible Study-currently on pause

Current Events Discussion Group- meets Thursdays at 10:30 in the Fellowship Hall.  Laid-back discussions revolve around scripture, news articles, current events, and life’s joys and struggles.  Tea and coffee are available.

Adult Choir- (Due to COVID Choir is currently paused) Directed by music duo Kurt and Maria Dietrich, the adult choir meets on the second and fourth Sundays of the month at 9:15 AM to prepare for 10:30 AM worship (during the school year only).  Guests and newcomers are welcome to join at any time by attending the morning rehearsal, held in the lower level choir room.


Community Dinner
Our Community Dinner takes place on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 5:30 (view our calendar for exact dates). The current format is drive-thru.  The meal consists of a sub sandwich (turkey or ham), pre-packaged chips, unsweetened applesauce, Rice Krispy Bar and bottled water. 

If you are seeking a meal- please enter on Ransom Street and exit onto Elm Street.

On average we serve 86 meals a month!   It takes a team of about 15 volunteers to complete each month’s Community Dinner.  All are members and friends of First Congregational Church!

For this year’s November Community Dinner, we are again partnering with Crossroads Marketplace in Green Lake to distribute Thanksgiving meals on Tuesday, November 23.  Last year, we packaged 200 meals and distributed 75 through the Ripon Senior Center and 118 through our drive-thru process.


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What's Happened This Year:
While the Covid 19 pandemic forced our church to make major adjustments in worship, fellowship, and our general ministry, it did not stop us from living out our call to love our neighbor and share God's love with all. 

Faith Formation:
Maintenance and Facilities: 
Church Council and Executive-