Category Archives: Events and Announcements

Middletown Pride

We are organizing a First Baptist Church in Essex contigent to go to Middletown Pride in Middletown, CT on June 4. It is supposed to be one of Connecticut’s largest pride events. Please let us know if you would like to come with us. You can contact Pastor Joy at revjperkett@gmail.com .

Noontime Prayer: May 2022

On Monday through Thursday, we are offering mid-day prayer via Zoom.It will last from 12 – 12:20 p.m. Please contact Pastor Joy Perkett at Revjperkett@gmail.com for the access information.

Shoreline Soup Kitchen: May 2022

Each Monday night at 5:30 p.m., we serve takeout meals for the local Shoreline Soup Kitchen & Pantries. We are always looking for new volunteers. Please contact Pastor Joy Perkett at revjperkett@gmail.com or 860-581-0493 if you would like to volunteer.

New London Community Meal: May 2022

Every third Saturday at 3:30 p.m., we serve takeout meals at the Community Meal at the Church of the City in New London. We are always looking for new volunteers. Please contact Pastor Joy Perkett at 860-581-0493 or revjperkett@gmail.com if you would be interesting in participating.

“What Does It Mean to be White” Course

This virtual will start on May 23.  It will meet Mondays at 7 p.m. for nine weeks, skipping July 4.  It will meet for 1.5 hours. This powerful course gives the gift of inner transformation. The course takes a life-altering look at what it means to be white, using the words of Black writers and […]
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Holy Week Schedule!

Palm Sunday, April 10, 10 a.m. (hybrid) Maundy Thursday, April 14, 7 p.m. (hybrid) Easter Sunrise Service, Riverview Cemetery, April 17, 6 a.m. (in-person only) Easter Service, April 17, 10 a.m. (hybrid)

New London Community Meal: April 2022

Every third Saturday at 3:30 p.m., we serve takeout meals at the Community Meal at the Church of the City in New London. We are always looking for new volunteers. Please contact Pastor Joy Perkett at 860-581-0493 or revjperkett@gmail.com if you would be interesting in participating.

Shoreline Soup Kitchen: April 2022

Each Monday night at 5:30 p.m., we serve takeout meals for the local Shoreline Soup Kitchen & Pantries. We are always looking for new volunteers. Please contact Pastor Joy Perkett at revjperkett@gmail.com or 860-581-0493 if you would like to volunteer.

Noontime Prayer: April 2022

On Monday through Thursday, we are offering mid-day prayer via Zoom.It will last from 12 – 12:20 p.m. Please contact Pastor Joy Perkett at Revjperkett@gmail.com for the access information.

Shoreline Soup Kitchen: February 2022

Each Monday night at 5:30 p.m., we serve takeout meals for the local Shoreline Soup Kitchen & Pantries. We are always looking for new volunteers. Please contact Pastor Joy Perkett at revjperkett@gmail.com or 860-581-0493 if you would like to volunteer.