Upcoming Events

Outreach – N.E.W. Ministry:  Join us this Thursday at 6:30 p.m. for our N.E.W. (Neighbors Evangelizing by Welcoming).  We will be visiting those who are new to the community and dropping off a welcome packet.  If you would like to deliver welcome packets at a different time, please be sure to let someone in the church office know.

Adult Bible Classes:  We continue our new Adult Bible Classes.  “Side by Side” will be meeting in the Sanctuary and “True Community” will be meeting upstairs in the Judson Room.

Pastoral Search Committee:  Please continue to pray as the Pastoral Search Committee seeks the Lord’s will regarding our next pastor.

Gospel Club:  Thank you to all who so graciously gave snacks for our Gospel Club ministry.  Please continue to pray for the Gospel Club outreach.  Below is a list of the schools and their starting dates.

Oliver Ellsworth Elem. School, Windsor –  Tuesdays, starting October 20th

Poquonock Elem. School, Windsor – Thursdays, starting October 22nd

North Street School, Windsor Locks – Mondays, starting end of October

South Street School, Windsor Locks – Mondays, starting January 2016

Nursing Home Christmas Presents:  At this time of year when we remember the gift God gave when He gave His Son we would like to give to the residents at Kimberly Hall.  Food and toiletries unfortunately don’t work.  Soft clothing such as quilts, gloves, scarfs, magazines (even old ones) the books work well.  Please place your gifts in the box in the Fellowship Hall.

Special Prayer Time:  Mark your calendars for our next prayer time regarding our next pastor.  Please pray with us on Monday evening, November 30th beginning at 7:00 p.m.

Annual Business Meeting:  Our Annual Business meeting will be held on  Weds. December 2nd during our regular Bible study and prayer time.  We will be voting on next year’s budget as well as church officers.  Please be sure to attend this important meeting.

Christmas Decorating:  Help is needed for our annual Christmas decorating.  We will be decorating the church on Saturday, December 5th at 9:30 a.m.  If you are able to help, please let Karen Chesebrough know.

“An Evening of Carols” Readers:  We are looking for seven more Scripture readers for our Christmas program next month.  If you are interested in serving the Lord in this way, please see Pastor Scott.

Choir Members:  Choir members, remember our dress rehearsal for “An Evening of Carols” will be Sat. December 12th beginning at 9:00 a.m.  Please let Sylvia know if you are not able to attend.

Christmas Program:  Mark your calendar now for our annual Christmas celebration in song on Sunday, December 13th.  It will begin at 6:00 p.m.  This year it is entitled “An Evening of Carols.”  We will enjoy beautiful Christmas music along with scripture passages.  It is not too early to begin inviting friends and relatives to this special Christmas celebration.

ABC Christmas Parties:  Mark you calendars for our Adult Bible Class Christmas parties on Sat. December 19th.  More details will be discussed in your classes as the time grows closer.