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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
The First Congregational Church of Wilmette welcomes everyone to Christ's table;

Nurtures people's minds and souls on their spiritual journeys;

Learns across faiths and generations;

Serves God's vision of peace and well-being for all creation;

and Practices compassion and service as a way of life.


First Congregational Church is committed
to worship that is welcoming, inclusive,
intellectually engaging and spiritually
renewing.  Sunday worship takes place at 10:00am in our historic arts and crafts Sanctuary, constructed in 1905.  Childcare and Church School for children through 6th grade take place simultaneously.  Join us for coffee hour in Pilgrim Hall following worship.


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



We are located at 1125 Wilmette Avenue in downtown Wilmette, at the intersection of Wilmette and Lake Avenues with 11th Street.  Worship takes place at 10am Sunday mornings.  Monday-Friday office hours are 9:30am-4:30pm.

First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ

1125 Wilmette Avenue

Wilmette, IL 60091



Calendar of Events

Wed, 12/2/2015
Pastors' Bible Study
in Pilgrim Hall
10:00 AM

Intergenerational Night
in the Dining Room and Fellowship Hall
6:00 PM

Chancel Choir Rehearsal
in Music Room
7:30 PM

Thur, 12/3/2015
Handbell Choir Rehearsal
in Music Room
7:30 PM

Science & Religion Small Group Session
Home of Keith & Margie Boyd
7:30 PM

Fri, 12/4/2015
Hanging of the Greens
in the Sanctuary
6:30 PM