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Contact Us


415 Juniper Street

Brainerd, MN 56401

Office Phone:

(218) 829-2528

Church Office Email:

Office Hours:

Wednesday, Thursday and Fridays

10:00am to 2:00 pm


Pastor Leslie's Drop-in Hours:

Wednesday 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Fridays 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Pastor Leslie is on Renewal/Sabbatical Leave, March 4th through June 2nd 2024

Pastor T. Michael Rock is Renewal Leave Pastor during this time.  

Sunday Worship:

10:00 am in-person and online streaming through Facebook.


The church is located at 415 Juniper beside Gregory Park, across from the tennis courts. Parking is available on 5th Street, Ivy Street or in the paring lot north of the church building.


Safe Space:

We are a Safe Space for people who identify as trans*. We have two gender-neutral, individual bathrooms on the main floor.

Privacy Policy:

We value your privacy. This document explains the policy of First Congregational United Church of Christ of Brainerd, MN regarding gathering and using information on this site. 

Pictures and/or videos taken at the church functions or for church purposes may be posted on the website. We will make every reasonable effort to obtain written permission to use your image in photos and videos published on this site.  You will not be identified by name without your specific written permission. For children under the age of 18, permission must be approved by a parent or guardian's signature. 

Any information collected when making contact with the church through the website such as names, email addresses or other information is used only by church staff and leaders. It is not shared or disseminated outside the church or to third parties.

If you are a part of our weekly email list for "This Week" or our monthly newsletter "Friendship News" list, you may opt out of your subscription at any time. 

In "This Week" a link appears at the bottom of the information that allows you to simply click on "remove" to have your name taken off our Mail Chimp list.

Please reply to the "Friendship News" newsletter originator with the subject line "Remove" and request that your name be removed. 

This site does not accept donations on-line. We however accept offerings through Paypal.

For questions and inquiries about this Privacy Policy, contact First Congregational United Church of Christ at and put the word 'privacy' in the subject line.

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Terms of Use:

The purpose of this website is to provide online information about First Congregational United Church of Christ of Brainerd, Minnesota including ways to connect with our activities and ministries. Our church is responsible for the information on this website. Information displayed is as accurate as possible, after being reviewed on the day of it's publication. First Congregational makes every effort to insure the information, content and links are correct and accurate. The church does not warrant that all material is current or error free. We appreciate hearing about inaccuracies so we can make necessary updates. Please email us at

First Congregational United Church of Christ assumes no responsibility in the event of any loss or damage but we do attempt to keep this site free of viruses and bugs and make it user friendly. 

Unless otherwise stated, all information, photos and videos on this website are under copyright protection by First Congregational United Church of Christ and should only be use with express written permission from the church. 

These Terms of Use may be changed at any time without warning.

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