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First Congregational Church of Wilmette is a congregation open and affirming of all people who seek to follow the God revealed in Jesus Christ. Ours is a church where people of all ages are welcome to gather with their faith and their doubts, bringing their questions, creativity and energy for spiritual growth and service.

About Us
Conveniently located near downtown
Wilmette, First Congregational Church
is an historical church, dedicated to a
future exploring What Matters.


First Congregational Church is committed
to worship that is welcoming, inclusive,
intellectually engaging and spiritually


I’m New
We invite you to participate in the life of
First Congregational Church, however
and whenever you like.



Congregational Life
Whether your interest is
small groups, Bible study,
the arts or service to the
community or world, First
Congregational Church
offers a wide variety of
programs and opportunities
to grow and serve.


We take seriously the need for quality
Christian education – for children, for youth
and for adults. Regardless of your age or
interests, our educational programs are
varied, distinctive and engaging.

Calendar of Events

Sun, 3/29/2015
Palm Sunday Worship Service
10:00 AM

Wed, 4/1/2015
Lenten Bible Study
with Stephanie VanSlyke & Jason Okrzynski
9:00 AM

Thur, 4/2/2015
Maundy Thursday
Service of Holy Communion
7:30 PM

Sun, 4/5/2015
Easter Sunday
with Sacrament of Holy Communion
7:30 PM