Mission Statement

As the oldest community of faith in Sheffield, our nearly three centuries of flexibility and openness to change has taught us the power of adaptive ministry.

Staying connected to and grounded in the sacred land from which we have come, The First Congregational Church of Sheffield, fondly known as “Old Parish Church,” is committed to being a people of profound hospitality and extravagant Love to nurture the power of community, and to enrich and transform people’s lives.