We are trying to make it easier than ever to use and order SCRIP!

1. Download the form and fill out.

2. Drop the form into the collection plate on Sunday or leave it on Wednesday when you pick up your children from choir practice.  Your order will be ready to pick up on Wednesday (Sunday drop off) or on Sunday (Wed. drop off).  Special orders may take a little longer.

Don't see what you're looking for?  Here is a list of all SCRIP available to be ordered.  Write it in on the order form.



Scroll down for Backpack Run Forms and Amazon Smile information

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nullCrete Backpack Program 5K Run/Walk & Kids' Mile Run

The annual Crete Backpack Fun Run and Pancake Feed will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018 .   All proceeds benefit the Crete Backpack Program that provides backpacks of food for eligible children each week. 

Everyone is welcome to attend the Pancake Feed, you do not need to be a participant in the run to eat pancakes!

Registration Form

Sponsor Form

Amazon Smile

Amazon will give 0.5% of your purchase to a charity of your choice.  We are now a registered charity with Amazon.  To designate our church as your charity of choice follow these instructions:

  1. Users go to instead of and log into your Amazon account as you normally would.
  2. Use the mouse to hover the cursor over "Your Account" then click on "Change Your Charity".
  3. Type "United Church of Christ First Congregational Crete NE" as the name of your charity.  You don't have to type the entire name in, however, there are a lot of UCC and First Congregational churches listed. Make sure you get the correct church and click "Select"
  4. The church is now your default charity and we will receive 0.5% of your purchase.

We hope this is something that you will consider using. It's another way to make a contribution to the church without it costing you anything additional from your own pocket.



We helped families that suffered a fire, find a place of shelter



For the fifth year in a row, we worship with several other congregations at the same time and place! This year Quin Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church from Lincoln, Dios Es Amor, and Grace United Methodist Church, all from Crete worshipped together at 10:30. A potluck meal followed well into the afternoon.null