300th Anniversary

300th Anniversary

Historical Timeline

This online timeline was created as part of the 300th Anniversary project.  It contains information about events in the life of First Church as well as the Town of Longmeadow since the history of both are very much intertwined. If you have an item you feel should be added to [more…]

Growing Together

We gathered on Homecoming Sunday, September 11, 2016 to plant a tree on the Longmeadow Green to commemorate the 300th Anniversary of First Church.  Rev. Dr. Jay Terbush delivered a prayer: A Prayer of Dedication God the Divine Gardner, 300 years ago you planted a tree in the soil in [more…]

Habitat Circle of Faith Build

During our 300th Anniversary year, First Church joined many other faith communities to build a home in Springfield for a needy family. See photos from the build on our flickr photo album. The house was dedicated on December 4, 2016.  You can watch the video of the dedication on the [more…]