Welcome to First Congregational United Church of Christ
in Salem, Oregon
We are a Just Peace and Open and Affirming Congregation of the United Church of Christ. This church welcomes everyone without regard to race, gender, age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, economic class, marital status, or physical/mental abilities and encourages all to share in the life and leadership of this congregation.
No matter who you are,
or where you are on life's journey,
you're welcome here.
Here at the United Church of Christ.
Join us for worship at
10:30 a.m. on Sundays.
Our address: 700 Marion Street NE, Salem, OR 97301
Map of our address: maps.google.com/maps
We are wheelchair accessible and have an elevator that services all floors.
This Sunday, July 5, 2015 we worship in Minto Brown Park (Pavilion) at 10:30 a.m.
Our pastor, Reverend Dr. Janet Parker will preach.
There will be no worship service in our church that day.
"Homeless welcome porta-facilities" by Helen Caswell. Salem Weekly Volume 12 issue 5 --June 25, 2015-July 8, 2015
Pastoral letter to the Congregation about the placement of a porta- potty in our church's parking lot. June 18, 2015 Click here.
First Congregational UCC of Salem, Oregon part of downtown taskforce on public restrooms --June 2015
UCC steps up to respond to crisis in Baltimore
The UCC is among other faith communities reaching out with clergy support and moral support to the fractured city of Baltimore in the wake of the death of Freddie Gray in police custody and subsequent riots, looting and unrest. Please click on the following links for more information about how UCC leaders and clergy of all faiths are responding to the crisis. http://www.ucc.org/news_baltimore_area_clergy_work_for_peace_during_protests