Our Ministries

Our Ministries

Women’s Benevolent Society

The Women’s Benevolent Society was established in 1803 to promote the missionary activities as well as the social and spiritual life of the women of the First Church of Christ in Longmeadow. The society is thought to be the oldest continuously active women’s group of its kind in the country. [more…]

Prayer Shawl Ministry

The Prayer Shawl Ministry is a quiet but determined group of ladies, some of whom have been getting together for over 10 years knitting and crocheting in order to bring prayers and a reminder of God’s love to those in need. Prayer shawls are given to folks who are grieving, [more…]

Youth Programs

We provide our middle and high school youth with many opportunities for personal growth, Christian education, healthy and enjoyable social interaction, and active exploration and expression of Christian faith. Y.U.P. (Youth Uncovering the Promise for grades 6-8) and Y.E.S. (Youth Encountering the Spirit for grades 9-12) are the fellowship programs designed to [more…]

Haiti Scholarship Fund Drive

We hold a scholarship fund drive every year to help Haitian children be able to attend the CONASPEH school.  There are no public schools in Haiti.  Many Haitian families have to choose between feeding their family or sending their children to school.  Please consider donating to this worthy cause.


In partnership with the pastors, the Board of Deacons guides and directs the spiritual life and care of the congregation, i.e., worship, outreach, membership, and special events. Greeting and Communion The Deacons are responsible for greeting Sunday worshipers each week, as well as  preparing the Communion table on the first [more…]