Gifts with Vision

On the first Sunday in Advent, the Sunday we remember Hope, we received a paper bag to collect our “extra” Advent offering. We put our money together for Gifts for Vision. We raised $337.40. Here are the projects we supported. SCHOOL FEES: Children who have experienced trauma or lost parents in the ongoing armed conflict … More Gifts with Vision

Christmas Communion

Sunday, December 18 at 11am. We celebrate by unwrapping the Advent Gift of Love. Special Music by our expanded choir with the direction of Emily Logan. A Celebration of Communion. We come to the Table for our refreshment as we come close to the Mystery of Christmas. You are welcome.

Notes from the Congregational Meeting on Dec. 4, 2016

Summary of Actions at the Congregational Meeting December 4, 2016 The congregational meeting was called to receive the Report of the Joint Needs Assessment Committee (JNAC). This committee, worked over many months, to review the needs and ministry desires of the congregation. The Report was accepted and the Joint Needs Assessment Committee was disbanded, with thanks.  … More Notes from the Congregational Meeting on Dec. 4, 2016

When Christmas Doesn’t Seem Like Christmas …

“Christmas won’t seem like Christmas at all.” The reasons vary: Children have grown older and the magic of opening presents just is not what it used to be; young adults have left home and won’t be here this Christmas; Unemployment, underemployment, or retirement have put a dent in normal celebrations. A marriage is on the rocks; health concerns … More When Christmas Doesn’t Seem Like Christmas …

Prayer Shawls

Do you knit or crochet? Perhaps you would like to make a Prayer Shawl this winter. We have easy patterns to knit or crochet one. They are available on the table outside the church office. Prayer shawls have been around for centuries and offer comfort and loving presence to those who receive them. A Prayer Shawl … More Prayer Shawls