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Worship Service – Sundays at 10:00

We hope you'll join us for worship at 10:00 Sunday mornings and stay for a social time afterward in the Fellowship Hall. Communion is celebrated on the first Sunday of each month. Sunday School is offered every Sunday during the school year. Learn more...

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Enjoy a pictorial journey through a "year in the life of Second Congregational Church" for 2015. Many Thanks to Hannah McGhee for creating and sharing this gift!
Music accompanies the pictures, so turn up the volume on your speakers.


Interim Associate Conference Minister Ineke Mitchel on the interim process and search for a new minister:

News & Events This Week

SUNDAY 8/21, the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost, we will welcome Rev. Allison Smith back from her vacation to lead us in worship. Allison's sermon title is "You Never Know ..." Scripture readings come from Genesis, Hebrews and Luke, and will be read by Barb Howlett. In addition to our hymns and organ pieces, music will include a solo rendition of Duke Ellington's "Come Sunday" by Ru Monsell.

HOME TOUCH - AUGUST is available on the church web site. ... scripture, puzzles, lots of informative and educational and fun stuff! You also can receive it every month in the mail. Just ask Lucy to put you on the list (e-mail This service is free!

REMEMBER THE ECUMENICAL FOOD PANTRY this Sunday and every Sunday by bringing some non-perishable goods to church. Monetary donations also are needed and may be mailed to: Ecumenical Food Pantry, P.O. Box 46, Newcastle, ME 04553.