In this unsettled time may you feel God’s love surround you.

We here at First Congregational Church of Benzonia, United Church of Christ are sad to say that due to the Covid-19 pandemic we have closed the church doors, until such time that we may gather together again.

We are also very happy to say that you can join us every Sunday morning at 10:30 am on Facebook, as we will be streaming live. You can find us here: https://www.facebook.com/BenzoniaCongregational

There is also a small devotional time offered daily: Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 10:00 am; Tuesday, Thursday at 7:00 pm.

Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid. ~ Jesus. (John 14:27)


The First Congregational UCC of Benzonia was organized in the summer of 1860. The church was founded by the first settlers of Benzonia and for the first two years met at the home of the founder of the community. It was constituted in pursuance of the purpose to found in northern Michigan a Christian Colony and College based upon the general plan of Oberlin Colony and College.

Learn More

Join Us On Sunday

Come and join us for Sunday family worship beginning at 10:30 a.m. Children’s Sunday school starts at 10:30am.

Learn More

Christian Education


We offer Sunday School, Women's Fellowship and other spiritual social and educational experiences!

Learn More

Christian Community


Visit us in Benzonia, MI. Our address is 901 Barber Street Benzonia, Michigan 49616. You can use the map to easily find us.


February 10 Bulletin