Posts from December 2014

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A Birthday

by FirstUCC

Birthdays come but once a year with lots of celebration. But there’s one birthday honored in every land and nation. The parents were a carpenter and his humble, loving wife, who worshiped God devoutly throughout their quiet life. No fancy med facilities, no doctors standing by. A simple straw-filled manger, guardian angels in the sky. […]

Pastor Susan’s Reflections – December 2014

by FirstUCC

Christmas is in the air. We are bombarded daily with toy ads on the television and in the newspapers. We hear Christmas music on the street, in the malls, in our cars, and in our homes. We get caught up in hustle and bustle of the worldly holiday, cooking, baking, buying, wrapping, decorating, etc. We […]

From the Pastor’s Pen – December 2014

by FirstUCC

The gifts of God for the people of God As we prepare to enter the holy season of Advent and Christmas, I think of that phrase within the Communion service that describes the bread and wine at the communion table as the gifts of God and us as the people of God. We belong to […]

Heifer Moment

by FirstUCC

The Children raised $185.93 for Heifer Project this fall. Now that’s a lot of rabbits.

Community Food Bank

by FirstUCC

Remember this season to support the Hellertown / Lower Saucon Food Bank. Please place non-perishable food items in basket in the narthex coat room. The Bank cannot accept expired items so check dates.