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Holy Week Services

Palm Sunday, April 5 at 10 a.m. – Please bring the following items to worship: a palm, bread and grape juice. For the palm, you likely don’t have one at home. However, the interesting part of Palm Sunday is that people waved and used palms simply because palm trees were near to their homes. Likewise, […]
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Noontime Prayer: Mon – Thurs

On Monday through Thursday, we are offering mid-day prayer via Zoom. It will last from 12 – 12:30 p.m.  Everyone is invited. Please contact Pastor Joy Perkett at Revjperkett@gmail.com for the access information.

3/29: Bulletin

Welcome and Announcements                              Coffee Hour – If you would like to stay for coffee hour, please linger after the benediction. For coffee hour, you will be placed into small, breakout groups of 4 – 5 people (the size of a table!) where you can catch up, chat and sip your coffee. Mid-Day Prayer – […]
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3/29 Online Worship, Mid-Week Prayer & Updates

Dear Ones, I hope you are staying warm despite the chill of an overcast sky and colder weather. For me, our ability to still be community together is what brings warmth to my heart.   Here are our community updates for the upcoming week: Mid-Day Prayer: On Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, I will offer mid-day prayer […]
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3/22 and 3/29: Online Worship

Dear ones, I hope the warm rays of spring sunshine are finding their way into your life. For reasons of health, all in-person activities at the church are suspended until March 31st. In the meantime, we will continue to worship online on March 22 and March 29 at 10 am. Please note the worship links […]
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3/22: Order of Worship

Order of Worship 9:50 am Zoom orientation (for those who have never been on Zoom) Can you find the “raise hand” button? Likely under “more” or it will become visible when you click “participants.” Can you mute and unmute yourself? Can you hear everyone and speak into your microphone? Any other questions? 10 am Worship Announcements […]
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3/15: Order of Worship

Order of Worship 9:45 am Zoom orientation Can you find the “raise hand” button? Likely under “more” or it will become visible when you click “participants.” Can you mute and unmute yourself? Can you hear everyone and speak into your microphone? Any other questions? 10 am Worship Announcements No choir for the rest of March […]
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3/15 & 3/22: Online Worship

Dear Ones, Your health and well-being is our top priority.  For that reason, we are worshiping online rather than in-person on March 15 and March 22.  There will be no in-person worship services on those days.  Instead, we will meet instead for worship via Zoom, an online meeting platform that can be accessed via phone or computer.   To worship […]
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Shoreline Soup Kitchen: Cancelled

Each Monday night at 5:30 p.m., we host the local Monday night Shoreline Soup Kitchen & Pantries dinner at our church. We are always looking for new volunteers. Please contact Pastor Joy Perkett at revjperkett@gmail.com or 860-581-0493 if you are interested in volunteering your time.

Center Prayer and Lectio: Cancelled

Join us for a time of prayer and Scripture reflection every Saturday. 10 a.m.: Centering Prayer Centering Prayer is a method of setting an intention to consent to God’s presence and action within.  Briefly, it’s a method that allows one to “rest in God,” which, in turn, sparks an inner transformative process.  Most would say […]
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