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First Congregational

Church of La Grange

Open and Affirming | United Church of Christ | La Grange, Illinois

First Congregational Church of La Grange (FCCLG) is a place where people come together to worship God, grow in community, and spread God’s love outside the walls of our church. Whoever you are, and wherever you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here! 

Latest Church News!

Important Gift Wrapping Steps:

You will get a reminder email before December 4th. If you prefer not to sign up online, call or email the office (708-352-0800; mainoffice@fcclg.org) and Adrienne can get you signed up.


Casa Central suggests spending $25-$30 on each child.


Please wrap your gift or use a gift bag and secure closed with tape only (no staples).


On the tag, write the name and classroom of your recipient, and then tape the tag securely to the gift (again, no staples).


Drop off your gift on or before December 4th. Contact the office if you have any questions. Thank you!

Christmas Gifts for Casa Central  Children in Need.

Deadline for Gifts is

December 4th

We are again partnering with Casa Central to provide Christmas gifts to children in their early childhood programs. We're using SignUp.com instead of the tree.


Here's how it works:

1) Go to our sign up page: https://signup.com/go/YPEdYEF

2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.

3) Sign up! It's easy - you do NOT need to register an account or keep a password on SignUp.com.


10:00 am in the Founder's Room


Happening on the 5th Sunday.

Next Messy Church will be 

January 29th

Our church family will be embarking on a new adventure and things could get messy. Messy Church is a unique way of doing church that brings people from different generations and backgrounds together in worship

What to expect!

Craft/Game time: We will begin our time together doing crafts and games in the Founder’s Room. Each game and craft will pertain to our theme for the morning....  Continue reading

Celebrate With Us

We welcome persons of diverse racial and ethnic heritage, socioeconomic circumstance, gender, age, physical and mental ability, marital status, faith tradition, and sexual orientation to share in Christ’s invitation to love and serve.

Our celebration of worship takes places every Sunday at 10:00 am in the main Sanctuary.

We also live stream all of our services and provide onscreen text of all prayers and songs.

Missions Spotlight 

"First People of Illinois" on display at FCCLG

The Ministry of Missions team has taken up the task of recognizing the history of Illinois as it relates to The Council of Three Fires and the Indigenous people who lived here.  Over the next several weeks,
we will share our land's rich and complex Indigenous history with posters in our church lobby halls.

Telling Tuesday Newsletter

FCCLG publishes a weekly community newsletter  that highlights special events and the latest updates on church-related activities.  Sign up to the newsletter and read the latest Telling Tuesday below