Weekends 9/27– Sue Bussell and Martha Willis 9/28– June Haendiges and Joanne Turner-Chiacchia 10/4– Carol Venne and Barbara Larkin 10/5– Lisa Gierlich and Dawn Turner 10/11– Sue Bussell and Nancy Bauer 10/12– June Haendiges and Martha Willis 10/18– Shirley Christensen and Barbara Hooton 10/19– Martha Willis and Fran Ogren 10/25– Chris Reim and Martha Willis
Our annual NIN offering will take place over the next several weeks. Envelopes are included in this issue and in the pew racks, NIN is the UCC’s annual offering to support ministries of justice and compassion throughout the U.S. including the council for American Indian Ministries, justice and advocacy efforts, and direct service projects funded
Second Congregational Church will be hosting two blood drives in our church dining hall. Our first blood drive was very successful with 29 donors. Our goal for this drive is 40 donors. The first blood drive is scheduled for Oct. 8th from 9:00-2:00. The next blood drive will be December 9th from 2:00-6:00. Making an
The study books for Bible Study have arrived. They will be available following worship this Sunday. We will also schedule our first class (perhaps more, if possible) for both the Sunday and Thursday groups. The books cost $14 each and are on the Gospel of John. Please see Rev. Bruce to get your book.
Friends of the Palmer Senior Center is sponsoring a day trip to see the show “Christmas Time”, Saturday, December 7th at the Reagle Music Theatre, Waltham. This spectacular show includes a cast of 200 performers with full orchestra. Lunch will be at “The Chateau” in Westboro. Price $94/person, includes transportation, reserved theatre seats, lunch, taxes,
United Church of Ware will be holding a turkey dinner with all the fixins’ on Monday, October 14th at the church. Seating is from 5:30-6:30, takeout from 5:00-5:30. Adults $12, children under 10 free. Credit cards accepted. Contact the church at 413-967-9981.
The Flower Committee will meet this Sunday, September 29th following worship.
On Saturday, October 5th from 9:00 a.m. to Noon, the Three Rivers Firefighters-Ladies Auxiliary will be holding a Can and Bottle Drive at the Three Rivers playground, Hryniewicz Park.
October 6, 2019 Communion 10:00 a.m. Lord’s Day Worship Scriptures: Psalm 19 Philippians 3:4-14 Sermon: “With Every Christian” Lay Reader: Fran Ogren Nursery: Kaitlyn McKee Abby Sutton Greeters: Dawn and Paul Lecours Denise Summers Joanne Turner-Chiacchia Ushers: Bonnie Blais Carol Sikorski Rick and Chris Buckman Flowers: The Flowers on the Altar are given to the
10:00 a.m. Lord’s Day Worship Scriptures: 1 Timothy 6:6-19 Luke 16: 19-31 Sermon: “Lessons Learned Along the Way” Lay Reader: Keith Hooton Nursery: Laurie Desjardins Fawn Disley Greeters: John and Cheryl Theofane Joan Kowalski Jim Deyo Ushers: John and Cheryl Theofane Karen Nadolski Abby Sutton Flowers: The Flowers on the Altar are Given to the