First Congregational United Church of Christ
20 Oak St
Asheville, NC

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Church Staff


Rev. Joe Hoffman
Senior Pastor

Rev. Shannon Spencer
Associate Pastor

Gary Mitchell
Minister of Music

Judy Slater
Administrative Assistant

Penny Parker
Administrative Assistant

20 Oak St.
Asheville, NC 28801
Ph: 828/252-8729
Fax: 828/254-7362

 

The staff is eager to talk with you and be helpful to you. Please contact us by calling or emailing us at the church office during the week.

WORSHIP BEGINS AT 10:30 AM.

Our Vision Statement
First Congregational United Church of Christ is a Christian Community seeking to be a progressive, passionate, and compassionate presence in the Asheville area. As faith seeking and faith keeping people, we commit ourselves to follow in the ways of Jesus by honoring questions of faith, nurturing spiritual growth, embracing God's creative diversity, and living as advocates of justice and peace.

The Visioning Team has completed their recommendations to the Executive Board. To see the recommended Vision Statement, Mission Statement, and the Synthesis of the Focus Group Data, Church History, External Data, Provocative Proposals, and Initiatives, click on this link: Visioning and go to the Synthesis Page.

We Are An Open and Affirming Congregation
We invite people of every race, nationality, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, ability, financial means, ethnic and spiritual background into the full life and ministry of this congregation. For moreinfromation on what that means, please visit the "Open & Affirming" webpage.

In Our Own Words
The Membership Committee conducted a church-wide survey asking people to write down what drew them to our church, and why they stay. We've compiled some of these responses into a downloadable document called "In Our Own Words".

The online Calendar, with the current events schedule, is accessed by clicking here.

FCUCC - Asheville Church History 1914 - present may be download by clicking here.

 

Specials


NEW

Coming Home to Deep Time, an event sponsored by the FCUCC Earth Team will be held on October 13th at 7pm at the Church. The brochure may be downloaded by clicking here.


NEW

Oct 9 - 10
Mens Retreat Information may be downloaded by clicking here.

To download the registration form, click here.


NEW

Letter from Faith Leaders who support Health Reform may be downloaded by clicking here.

To view the list of the Faith Leaders who signed the letter, click here.


NEW

Pictures of the Mission trip to the Franklinton Center at the Bricks in Whitakers, NC, are available by clicking here.