First Congregational Church Branford, CT         

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Youth and Family Ministry

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Our children are not only the future of our church. They are a crucial part of our present church.

Calendar for Youth Groups and Confirmation Class

Family Group

This group is for families with youth of ALL ages. They will have an opportunity for fellowship, fun, service, and creative faith growing activities. This group will meet twice a month on Tuesday nights from 5:15-7:00

September 12

September 26

October 10

October 24

November 14

November 21

November 28

December 12


Teen Talk (with adult program Practicing Joy Together)

This is an opportunity for teens from our church grades 8 and above to come together and talk about issues that are relevant for their lives today. They will be held from 6:00-7:30 in the church kitchen. There will be a program run by The Reverend Susan Truckess in the Russell Room for adults called "Practicing Joy Together"

September 19

October 3

November 7

December 5

High School Youth Group

This group is for teens in grades 9-12 and open to the community. Many of these teens will attend the mission trip in June, however, you do not have to be a part of the mission trip to attend the get togethers. A series of speakers, discussions relevant to today's teen, and service opportunities will be presented. Groups begin at 6:00 and end at 7:30 on Sunday nights.

September 24 This will be for those interested in learning more about our youth mission trip. One parent or guardian must be there to represent each family This one will be held in the church (Meeting House) The mission trip will be June 30 to July 7

October 1st

October 15

October 22

November 5

November 19

December 3

December 10

December 17

We are looking to bring back soup night the same night as the Branford Tree lighting. We would ask if folks can make soup at home and bring in the soups. (or they can use our kitchen that day). Any money raise would go to Feed Branford Kids

Future: Midnight run weekend of January 5th,
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