First Congregational Church of Marietta, Ohio

A United Church of Christ Congregation

If it's your first time here, your first time back, or you've been here all your life, Welcome Home to First Congregational Church!

◆We unite together through our faith and trust in God, revealed in Jesus Christ, who lives in us through the Holy Spirit.
◆We welcome into this church family all who seek fellowship with God and confess Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, we promise to watch over and care for one another.
◆We seek the guidance of God's Holy Spirit in worship, in celebration of the sacraments, and in all our life together.
◆We challenge one another to grow in faith, knowledge and commitment, using the Bible to guide our journey.
◆We promise to give willingly of ourselves so that this truly becomes a servant church, joyously sharing God's gift of love, spreading the Good News, and reflecting the light of Christ in our daily lives.

When We Meet

10:00 AM - Sunday Worship

(Nursery care is available)

9:00-9:45 AM - Adult Bible Study

(Sept. through May)

Children’s Sunday School

(Sept. through May/During worship)

Our facilities are wheelchair


Rev. Linda N. Steelman, Minister

Patricia Peoples, Commissioned Minister/Administration

Diana Whitlatch, Secretary

Scott Hobson, Organist/Choir Director

Charles Gains, Building Care

Rod Hendershot, Grounds

Bill Farnsworth, Food Pantry,



318 Front St. 

Marietta, OH 45750


Secretary’s office hours:

Mon-Thur - 9AM-1PM

(Leave message & we’ll get back to you.)

© 2012 All Rights Reserved First Congregational Church, Marietta, OH

Our "Welcome Home" is offered with great sincerity. We welcome you as we'd welcome Christ. If you come as a guest, we hope you will stay as a friend.

Would you like to learn more about the United Church of Christ and this congregation? We'd like to know more about you, help you explore your faith, and walk with you in any way that will help strengthen your relationship with God.  Call the minister to set a time for conversation. 

Christ's Communion Table is open to all.


Statement of Faith and Purpose

  1. BulletJune UCC testimonial video on “Look at Us” page

  2. BulletNEW installment of “History of Marietta” on the History page

(Posted mid June 2012)

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