First Congregational Church of Rutland, UCC

First Congregational Church of Rutland, UCC
A Community Church

Church services will not be held until further notice to help stop the spread of the virus. We continue to pray for all in this pandemic. We encourage you to watch Pastor David's sermons on our Facebook Page or on

Join us for a special drive-in worship service in the parking lot behind the Church. You will receive an individually wrapped communion meal and bulletin as you enter. We will take communion together during the service. Rachel will provide music and the service can be heard
on your car's AM radio. A recording of the service will be posted to our Facebook page and our YouTube Channel.


The First Congregational Church of Rutland MA is posting a position for church secretary/administrative assistant. This posting does not require an individual be a member of the church. It will be a part time job working on average 16 hours a week. 
Any interested individual may email Chuck Patterson or the church office for further details. We have established a committee to review all applications, which will then be given to the church council for final review and interviews. If you are interested in serving in this role, please submit your resume or your qualifications either by email or by mail addressed to the Council president.

Contact: Council President Chuck Patterson at
Church Office at


Our Mission

Our Church exists to cultivate the love of God and our community and to build a deep conviction that we are all beloved, valued people of worth who are devoted to following Jesus and doing God’s work.  We welcome and seek Christ’s living presence in our town and beyond.  Our Church is a place of worship, inspiration, learning and discovery.  We serve our community and are the arms, hands and voice of God’s love.


Worship With Us

Join us on Sunday mornings! We offer two services:
a quiet contemplative service with sermon at 8:30am
and a full service with music at 10 am.

New! Feed the Need is a community gathering worship service with a meal. Join us on the first Wednesday evening of the month at 6:30pm.

We are located at 
264 Main Street, Rutland, MA 01543

Volunteer With Us

Helping  our community is an important part of our mission. We offer opportunities for youth and adults to make a difference in the lives of those in need.    




Grow Your Faith With Us

Take part in our programs to grow your faith, such as our book club and our Eat, Pray, Discover lecture series.  We also offer Sunday School for children in grades K-8 and an active Senior High Youth Fellowship.    




Contact Us

We'd love to hear from you!
Church Office: 508-886-4453

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