visual art symbolFirst Congregational Church seeks to involve the arts in its ministry. 

The church hosts art exhibits and programs to stretch faith and commitments without using words.  We collaborate with local art galleries and bring in exhibits from other parts of the country.  We believe that the visual arts provide insights into social issues and provide spiritual nourishment.

Below (left side) is the list of art exhibits and programs in that have enriched our faith and challenged us to see and act in new ways.

Below (right side) is the list of FIRST THURSDAYS@FIRST CHURCH from October 2012 through May 2013.

Stations of the Cross ExhibitionStationsThe Stations of the Cross represent 14 moments in Jesus’ journey through Jerusalem, from condemnation to crucifixion and burial. This unique exhibition across the capital invites people of all backgrounds to experience the Passion in a new way. “Station 8: Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem” is located at First Congregational UCC.  The multimedia installation is by artist Leni Diner Dothan.Read more...