This Sunday -- February 11, 2018
This Sunday: Rev. Pat Nicholas, preaching
Have a Heart Collection for Interfaith Aids Ministry – February 11th. Most needed items are toiletries, soap, tissues, deodorant, shampoo, toilet paper, toothpaste, feminine products. Items may be left in the Sanctuary on Sundays or in the office during the week.
Wednesday, February 14th at 7 pm in Annie Hall
‘Give God a Valentine’ by coming to our Ash Wednesday Worship.
Pastor Pat invites all to join with her at this Valentine’s Day ‘Taize Service’ to share love and faith with contemplative music & candlelight.
Music by Doug Hartline; ashes, blessings offered.
I need to thank Craig turner for his enlightening solo and the sanctuary choir for their moving interpretation of “Healer”.
The Community Children’s Chorus will begin to meet on February 20th, Tuesday afternoon at 4:30. Pre-rehearsal snacks are available for the children. Their Winter Concert was a real treat, with great pop musical selections! More children have signed up for the spring session. If your child likes to sing they should come and check out this chorus! To participate please contact the church office @ 203-744-6177 and leave a contact name and number.
Last Sunday I played an organ composition in which the ‘clarinet’ was the featured solo instrument. In celebration of ‘Mardi Gras’ the trumpet will be the solo instrument this Sunday.
Peace and Joy through music,
Youth Group: Our newly formed Youth Group has decided to meet every other Tuesday at 6 pm on the 3rd floor. See Pastor Pat or Jay Duhamel for more info.
Deer Hill Thrift Shop:
Great merchandise, low prices, very friendly staff.
Hours: Friday and Saturday, 9:30 am – 2 pm.
Volunteers urgently needed, especially on Saturdays. Please call the church office if you can help.
Bible Study - Our next session will be on Monday, Feb. 19th at 5:30 PM in the parlor off Annie Hall with food available, too. Even if you did not come before, please come and join us (call the church office before the next session so you can be sent the bible passage for that week). Open to all!
Children’s Community Chorus will begin February 20th and meets every Tuesday at 4:30 pm. Open to All Children – Elementary & Middle School Age – no charge, non-religious, limited enrollment. To sign up or for more info: email:firstname.lastname@example.org or call the church office.
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Our February Fellowship Luncheon will be on Shrove Tuesday, February 13th at 12:30 pm in Annie Hall. Please bring a dish share and enjoy time with friends as we enter the Lenten Season.