In December, our 1st and 2nd year Confirmation classes will combine for the video/study series The Journey – Walking the Road to Bethlehem. ”The purpose of this study is to take a fresh look at the story of Jesus’ birth by retracing the steps of those who were involved. Students will take a trip to the Holy Land as […]
The last date to order your Christmas poinsettia is Sunday, December 3rd. The form is included in First Fruits, and more can be found in the church narthex. A six inch pot is still just $6.00. You may pick up your plants following the 9 PM service on Christmas Eve.
The spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed me; He has sent me to bring good news.. . Isaiah 61:1 The people listening to Isaiah so long ago needed to hear good news — after years of captivity and slavery, judgement and exile, the Jews needed Isaiah’s words of […]
Angel Gift Program for New Jerusalem Food Bank Our church has 19 children’s names for this year’s program. Wrapped gifts are due in the conference room by Saturday, December 2nd. Additionally, there is a box in the narthex for donations of books, coloring books, crayons, toothbrushes, and toothpaste. Thank you for your participation.
Financial contributions following disasters allow for flexibility in responding to the need at hand. A Disaster Relief Envelope is available in the narthex if you wish to contribute. Please make your check out to First UCC and mark it for Disaster Relief. There are the guidelines for disaster relief teams. They offer security, listen, also […]
It’s that COOKIE TIME of year! Homemade cookies will be needed for worship and special events on December 3 and December 10. PLEASE sign up in the narthex or call the church office if you are able to bring cookies in by Dec. 3. Bake with Barbara And don’t miss this opportunity to BAKE with […]
Join us for Bible Study on Sunday mornings at 9:30am in New Fellowship Hall. Traveling Light: Releasing the Burdens You Were Never Intended to Bear — The Promise of Psalm 23 “Do you have some luggage of your own? Do you think God might use David’s Psalm to lighten your load? Traveling light means trusting […]
Please bring in non-perishable food items each Sunday to fill the windowsills of the sanctuary. We will dedicate our donations during worship on November 19. The items will then be donated to the Food Bank.
Stillspeaking. It’s the shorter form of “God is still speaking,” a campaign by the United Church of Christ to remind us that God still has a lot more to say. Since 2004, Stillspeaking has worked with thousands of UCC churches and individuals across the country to make religion relevant again and to extend an extravagant […]
Thank You! Thank you very much! I don’t know that words can fully express how grateful and blessed I feel for all the love, kindness, thoughtfulness and support you have all shown me over the past 25 years and more. Especially, the last 8 weeks before I retired, which were full of surprise visits, gifts, […]