Church Service Schedule

Church services begin each Sunday at 10:00 AM to thank God for His helping us move creatively through the week just ended and to ask His continued guidance in the upcoming week.  Coffee hour follows the service in the room to the rear of the Church sanctuary.

Sunday School 

Sunday School classes for Nursery through 5th grade take place on Sunday mornings at 10:00 AM. Child care for infants and toddlers is also available.

This Month's Upcoming
Worship Schedule

October 15

Rev. MaryAnn Purtill preaching
Gail Johnston, reader

October 22

Rev. Bob Faulhaber Jr. preaching
“Wishing To Be Perfect”
Matthew 19:16-26
Youth reader

October 29

Rev. Bob Faulhaber Jr. preaching
Partnership Sunday
Children’s Halloween Parade
“Take My Wife…Please!”
Matthew 22:23-33
Janet Bishop, reader

 Upcoming October Events

Saturday, October 21, 2017
Preview from 5:30 to 6 p.m.
Dinner at 6
Auction starts at 7 p.m.
R.J. Weston, Weston Antiques

Sun., October 29
Homemade cookies will be sold in the

Thienes Lounge before and after worship.
Proceeds from cookie sales help support various
Dorcas Women’s Fellowship sponsored projects.


Pastor's Message...

I’m always impressed by the amount of courage and faith it takes for someone to walk through the doors of a new church for the first time.  I can only imagine the question that goes through their minds as they take those first tentative steps into a place that is unfamiliar to them only to be greeted by people who are strangers and invited to participate in a worship service that is new.  I suspect that so many people across the nation do so each week because they are looking for a place to belong, a people to call family and an experience that helps to give meaning and purpose to their lives.  Maybe those are some of the reasons why you are thinking about walking through our doors for the first time or have done so recently.

This website is designed to help you navigate your way around our church from a safe distance, but I want you to know that we are more than willing to help you with this in a more personal way when you feel comfortable enough in our midst to seek that assistance.

Here at MCC, we pride ourselves in being able to provide our members and friends with some of the ambitious programs found in a larger church, yet still manage to keep the character and charm of a more intimate church family intact.  Our teen and Sunday School programs are some of the best in the region, our Mission programs vital and active, our Music Programs expanding and our Care Ministry a much needed blessing to many.  You’ll find our worship inspiring yet casual, reverent yet playful, uplifting and yet grounded.

It’s never easy taking a first step into a new place. I pray God has led you to us so that we might be a blessing to you, and in turn, you might be a blessing to others.

No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here!

In the Spirit,

Rev. Bob Faulhaber Jr.

Contact Us

Congregational Church of Marlborough
United Church of Christ
35 South Main Street – PO Box 57
Marlborough, CT 06447

An Open and Affirming Faith Community

Rev. Bob Faulhaber Jr Senior Pastor
Rev. MaryAnn Purtill Associate Pastor
David Mulligan Music Director
Gwen Lawson

Christian Education Director
and Junior Youth Group

Alice Rowley

Church Administrator
and “Echoes” Editor

Scott Reid Senior High Youth Director


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