First Congregational Church will host author Tessa Afshar Wednesday, Feb. 14, at 1:15 p.m.

Afshar will discuss the book “Victorious Living in the Midst of Spiritual Storms,” which talks about facing hardships and overcoming them.

Born a Muslim in Iran, Afshar converted to Christianity in her 20s after moving to the United States. Afshar, who currently serves on the staff of one of the oldest churches in America, is a former associate minister at First Congregational Church.

For more information, visit the church website at www.firstcongregational.com or call the church office at 203-438-8077.