Micro-finance & Kiva.org

The eighth grade confirmation class each year helps re-lend money in our micro-finance account with kiva.org.  To learn more, visit our lender page on kiva.org http://www.kiva.org/lender/westcongchurch

Flock of Hope

The Board of Christian Education extends its appreciation to all who participated in this year’s Heifer campaign. We, as a church, exceeded our goal and preliminary counts show that we raised enough to send 52 Flocks of Hope to the people of Nepal! Special thanks to the Sunday School teachers,…

Education & Youth

A beacon for youth and families We want all young people who come through our doors to have an experience that draws them closer to God’s love for them in Jesus Christ. We are dedicated to being a “beacon for youth and families” in our community and in people’s lives.…

Sunday School

Sunday School runs from Rally Day (1st Sunday after Labor Day) through Children’s Day (2nd Sunday in June) during the second half of the 10:15 worship service. Sunday School is for children from preschool through the seventh grade. We began a new curriculum last year, which our teachers are very…

Nursery

During the 10:15 worship service, nursery care is available for babies and toddlers from birth through age three. We are occasionally in need of additional caretakers. Please let us know if you feel called to volunteer. The nursery is open from 10:00 – 11:30 each Sunday morning. There is also…

Directions

The church is located at 1166 Boston Post Road (Rte 1) in Westbrook, CT. Parking is available in the church lot, with extra spaces located across the street behind the town hall. Or follow our directions from I-95 From the North (New London) • follow I-95 South • take Exit…

Membership

The roots of the Congregational Church are traced to the 16th century in England when the Bible first became available to the common person in the English language. As persons read the Bible for themselves for the first time, they sought to reform the church to make it more in…

Church History

FOREWORD: May this history recall to our minds and renew our gratitude for all the good and faithful people in our church’s past who have given much of themselves to its life and service. May it also remind us of the dedication and efforts of our forebears who pioneered the…