WELCOME TO FIRST CHURCH!
No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here.
First Congregational Church of Hopkinton, New Hampshire invites you to join us in
Growing Deeper in FAITH, Looking Up in HOPE, Reaching Out in LOVE
We are an Open and Affirming Congregation extending a friendly welcome to all. Come join us!
WORSHIP & SUNDAY SCHOOL
Our Pastor, Rev. Dr. Gordon Crouch, and our many members joyfully welcome you to First Church, Hopkinton NH.
Worship with us every Sunday at 10:00 am.
Church school programs and childcare are available during worship for children and youth (from infants through 8th-grade) during the school year.
Children and youth leave for Sunday School part-way through the service.
Welcome message from Rev. Gordon Crouch
NEW TO FIRST CHURCH?
Welcome to the First Church! We are blessed by all who join us. Come and discover a place of freedom to be yourself.
FIRST CHURCH SEEKING ORGANIST
We are seeking a gifted and experienced organist with piano skills to accompany our music program. The ideal candidate will have a passion for the organ’s place in enhancing worship, familiarity with organ and sacred repertoire, and experience accompanying choirs, soloists, and instrumental ensembles.
Guest Minister: Rev. Jim Howard
Musical Offering: Jen and Megan Ellsworth, Becky Thomas, and Melissa Jones
Guest Minister: Rev. Richard Slater
Musical Offering: Jim Howard and Mark Lewis
This year, instead of a summer mission trip away for a week, the Senior High Youth Group is doing a “stay at home and give back to our community” mission week from Wednesday August 7, 2019 to Sunday August 11, 2019.
Interested teens can sign up to work for any or all of those days. Please contact Trish Walton about signing up at firstname.lastname@example.org or 491-5796.
We will ask members of our congregation as well as Hopkinton Human Services about projects that our group can do locally. These might include cleaning, building, yard work, painting, moving, etc.
MINISTER AND STAFF
Rev. Gordon Crouch has been pastor of First Church, Hopkinton, since 2000.
Staff includes (left to right): Missy Dustin, Director of Chancel Choir; Administrative Assistant; Director of Chancel Choir and Bell Choir; and Trish Walton, Coordinator of Children and Youth Ministry.