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    FriFridayMayMay13th2016 Our Summer Worship Schedule through Labor Day In the summer, from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend, Federated condenses its worship schedule to a single Family Worship service at 10am . There is childcare for children from Nursery to... More
    WedWednesdayAugAugust26th2015 Sunday September 11 - Rally Day Family Reunion & Picnic Federated Church will kick off the 2016-2017 program year on Rally Day Sunday, September 11 Services return to 9 and 11 am, and we encourage you to wear BRIGHT COLORS to the worship services and stay... More
    WedWednesdayAugAugust19th2015 Children's Choir welcomes all kids grades 1-8! First Rehearsal August 29! Dear Parents, Grandparents and Future Choir Members: I am inviting any student entering first through eighth grade this fall to our first Children’s Choir music rehearsal on Monday, August 29th... More
    FriFridayAugAugust26th2016 Transformation - Fall Sermon Series New Fall Preaching Series “Transformation” September 1 - December 18 The fall worship services at Federated will feature Rev. Hamilton Throckmorton preaching (unless otherwise noted) a series... More
    FriFridaySepSeptember11th2015 Christmas Eve 2016 Offering - Deadline to apply is October 24 Each Christmas Eve, the Federated Church collects a special offering to benefit an organization, based locally, nationally, or globally, whose specific goals are to improve the lives of those in... More
    FriFridayFebFebruary27th2015 Wine For Water & Hope - A fundraiser for JustHope - on October 19 WINE FOR WATER AND HOPE a gala to benefit sustainable poverty relief in rural Nicaragua Wednesday, October 19 6 - 9 pm Family Life Center Since 2011, Federated members and friends have traveled to... More
    MonMondayAugAugust22nd2011 Next Federated Forum - Identity Theft Federated Forum Monday, September 12 Bell St, Fellowship Hall Gather at 1:30 pm for refreshments ~ Program at 2:00 pm Identity Theft presented by Brian Distler Did you know that in the United States... More
    FriFridayAugAugust19th2011 Book Study with Hamilton - "Sabbath" Sabbath by Wayne Muller ~A Book Study~ Led by Hamilton Throckmorton Thursday evenings September 15 - October 20 7 - 8:30pm Bell Street Lounge Do you struggle with a work/life balance? Do you find it... More
    SunSundayMayMay1st2011 Next primetime@fed Luncheon Program - Greg Piscura, Singer/Entertainer Thursday, September 22 12:30 pm Family Life Center Greg Pistura Singer & Entertainer Greg Piscura, has 30 years of professional teaching experience. He is the lead singer in all-occasion bands... More
    TueTuesdayAugAugust16th2016 An Opportunity for Federated Church and the Family Life Center As you may be aware, for some time now, the Chagrin Falls Exempted Village Schools (“District”) has been undergoing an examination of its properties and developing a Master Facility Plan.... More
    WedWednesdayJunJune29th2016 The Worship Model Task Force makes its recommendation Task Force Mission With Christ at our center and open to God’s call and direction, we will examine the current worship model by assessing attendance, worship service offerings, staffing,... More
    WedWednesdayJunJune1st2016 Why Fly the Rainbow Pride Flag? Since February 2009, The Federated Church adopted the position of being “an Open and Affirming” (ONA) congregation. Aligned with the covenant of the United Church of Christ, this adoption... More
    TueTuesdayAugAugust18th2015 Men's Retreat on Saturday, October 29 Men's Retreat Saturday, October 29 "The Gift of Silence" River's Edge Retreat Center Do you need a break… from work that seems to be taking over, from the growing list of things that should be... More
    WedWednesdayJunJune11th2014 Job Opportunity - Co-Director of Children's(K-6th) & Family Ministries We are actively seeking a Co-Director of Children’s (K-6) & Family Ministries Overview : The Co-Director of Children’s (K-6) & Family Ministries oversees the development of a... More
    MonMondaySepSeptember9th2013 Wondrous Wednesday - a monthly offering to nourish the body & the spirit Wondrous Wednesdays Nourishing the Body & the Spirit September 14 Bell St, Fellowship Hall 6 pm FREE Dinner 7 pm Program : Travel to Nicaragua Friends of Nicaragua will share pictures of their... More
    FriFridayDecDecember16th2011 Contemplative Prayer - offered every Wednesday morning Contemplative Prayer By Susi Kawolics As a minister, I often hear from people “I just don’t know how to pray” or “I just don’t know what words to use in prayer.”... More
    FriFridaySepSeptember23rd2011 Koinonia Groups - Faith, Fun, Fellowship Koinonia Groups Forming Bridges of Friendship and Faith Koinonia Groups are small, self-formed fellowship groups of up to 12 members that share a common interest and meet on a regular basis. They are... More
    WedWednesdaySepSeptember21st2011 GPS - Gifts.Passions.Skills - God is calling me to serve. How do I get there? “ For faith to be full, it needs to be engaged in some work beyond the narrow confines of our own little worlds. We want you to find a place to engage your gifts, passions, and skills on behalf... More
    TueTuesdayMayMay12th2009 Worshipping with Mind, Body and Spirit - The Leap of Faith Liturgical Dancers “Let them praise his name in the dance: let them sing praises unto him with the timbrel and harp.” Psalm 149:3 For information about the Leap of Faith dance group, email Dawn Dole at:... More
    MonMondayNovNovember9th2015 A Special Invitation to Local Singles The Congregational Care Commission would like to extend a special invitation to all divorced, separated, widowed and never married persons to the monthly Wondrous Wednesday which happens on the... More
    ThuThursdayJulJuly9th2015 Let's Keep in Touch If you are already part of our community, you can help us stay connected by updating your information here . At this link you will be able to update your contact information (address, phone number,... More
    FriFridayAprApril20th2012 JustHope Ministry in Nicaragua - General Information JustHope Information – General Mission JustHope, Inc . is a not-for-profit organization incorporated to help build and sustain a network of partnerships between North American communities and... More
    FriFridayAprApril20th2012 Stitching Hope - in Nicaragua Stitching Hope The objective of the “Stitching Hope” program is to assist women in Chacraseca, Nicaragua in the development of a multi-faceted enterprise which will enable them to work... More
    TueTuesdayNovNovember8th2011 Parish Nursing in the Inner City - In the words of Luvenia Lewis A video and slideshow has been prepared about the wonderful Parish Nurse Ministry provided by our sister church, St. Paul's Community Church on Cleveland’s near west side. Luvenia Lewis, RN,... More
    ThuThursdayJanJanuary15th2009 Remember Federated in your Will and Estate Planning Do you have a will or estate plan? Have you had it reviewed or updated lately? Does part of your future planning involve charitable gifts or donations? The Directors of the Federated Legacy, the... More
    ThuThursdayDecDecember20th2007 The Talents Story - a recap by Hamilton January 2008 Dear Friends, A number of you are well aware of the publicity regarding our living out of the parable of the talents that occurred during the weekend before Christmas. Since the story... More