Simple Dinner and Talkback

Join us downstairs after the Sunday service for a simple dinner and a conversation centering around Justice. We’ll do a brief interview with Connecticut Bail Fund co-founder, Brett Davidson. CBF’s work resonates with the theme of justice we’ll be exploring this winter, so it’ll be a great chance to learn

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Saturday Prayer

On Saturdays at 9a, we meet at 426 Prospect #5 to pray together. Breakfast and or coffee will be provided. You are welcome to join us! email Ryan Mays (ryanmays007@gmail.com) with any questions.

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No Stress Christmas Pageant

Our service on December 22nd will be a family-friendly celebration service featuring a No-Stress Christmas Pageant. There is no preparation needed for the pageant and all children (and maybe an adult or two) will be invited to participate. This special service will be held in the Sanctuary of First and

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Kids Night In Couples Night Out

Kids Night In, Couples Night Out is happening again on Friday, November 18th! Parents and caregivers, drop your kids off at First and Summerfield UMC (425 College St.) any time between 5:30 and 8:00pm and enjoy a night out. We will provide healthy snacks and games for the kids. RSVP

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Seek First the Kingdom

On Thursday nights, we’ll begin a 5-week teaching series on the topic of “learning to think theologically.” If you’re interested in learning more about living the Kingdom life in the everyday, and gaining tools to articulate that life to others, join us! Thursdays at 8pm at Matt and Hannah’s house

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Rest or Stressed

We all experience stress from many sources in our lives and stress affects us physically, spiritually, mentally, and emotionally. Coping with stress requires the ability to rest effectively, but this isn’t always a simple process. Shyla Powell and Ethan Smith, members of ECVs Pastoral Care team, will be leading a

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Long Form Bible Study

Every Friday morning a group of people gather at the church for Long Form Bible Study. The Long Form Study is for anyone who wants to engage in regular and systematic reading of scripture and to process what you’re reading with others from the ECV community. Each week, They’ll be

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Kid-friendly Fall Hike

It’s not too late to enjoy the beautiful colors of fall! Join us at Lake Wintergreen for an easy stroll around the lake, perfect for little ones and grown-ups alike! We’ll meet at the Lake Wintergreen parking lot, 55 Main St, Hamden, at 10am.

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ECV 101

Are you new to ECV and want to learn more about the Church and where God is taking us? Join us downstairs on October 1st, after the service for ECV 101. ECV 101 is an opportunity to hear more about ECV’s vision, story, and leadership. We also want to hear

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