Category Archives: News & Events

Worship Schedule 12/30/18

10:00 a.m. Lord’s Day Worship Scriptures: Micah 6:1-8Matthew 5:1-16 Sermon: “What Does the Lord Require?” Lay Reader: Keith Hooton Nursery: Laurie Desjardins Greeters: Curt DavisMartha WillisWendy StorKara Pear Ushers: Bill AllenAlan ColeBill ColeSteve Dykstra Flowers: The flowers on the Altar … Continue reading

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Church School Project

The Church School’s first mission project of the year is the Honduras Children’s gift bag program. Until January 20, 2019, our youth will be collecting items that can fit inside a gallon zip lock bag. Items requested are: toothbrushes, basic … Continue reading

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Undie Time!

Throughout the month of January, the Missions Committee will be collecting new underwear, socks and t-shirts, of all sizes for men, women, and children for distribution to the homeless and those who seek shelter at the Springfield Rescue Mission. The … Continue reading

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Community News 12/5/18

Springfield Rescue Mission- Giving Hope and Smiles This Christmas  With Thanksgiving behind us, Christmas will be here before we know it. As we sit among family and friends at our Christmas tables, for hundreds in our city, there is no … Continue reading

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Christmas Fund Offering

For 117 years, the Christmas Fund for the Veterans of the Cross and the Emergency Fund has been a tangible expression of God’s love. One of the four Special Mission Offerings of the United Church of Christ, the Christmas Fund … Continue reading

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Come Celebrate the Joy of Christmas!

Christmas Eve Service of Lessons and Carols Monday, December 24th7:00 p.m. Traditional and Contemporary Music by the Chancel Choir and Congregation Holy Communion will be offered. Bring the kids; everyone is welcome. Our large parking lot is available, and the building is completely wheelchair … Continue reading

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Rev. Bruce Away

Rev. Bruce will be away from Monday, November 26th through Wednesday, November 28th. If  pastoral care is needed, please contact Moderator, Beth Zelazo, 283-3059, Head Deacon, John Theofane, 283-5782, or the church office, 283-6958 and they will contact the pastor … Continue reading

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New Christmas Eve Service!

This past Sunday, the Diaconate voted to schedule one service on Christmas Eve. The traditional Service of Lessons and Carols will be held at 7:00 p.m. this year. The deacons recognized that while this will make it easier for some … Continue reading

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Save the Date – 12/2/18

The Annual Advent Event festivities will take place on Sunday, December 2nd at 11:15 a.m. in the church dining room. Start the Advent season with crafts, music, and food!  

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Care Package

A “Christmas Care Package” is being put together to be sent to Marine Private First Class, Joe Blais. Joe is studying communications at 29 Palms, California. We hope to send this package in a couple of weeks. Joe likes gingerbread, … Continue reading

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