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Worship Online

Mid-Day Prayer: On Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, we offer mid-day prayer via Zoom.  It will last from 12 – 12:30 p.m.  Everyone is invited. Email or text our pastor, Pastor Joy Perkett, at revjperkett@gmail.com or 860-581-0493 for the Zoom access information.  You can use computer or phone to call in. Worship: On Sundays at 10 […]
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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 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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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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All-Church Retreat: Cancelled

When: March 14th Where: Incarnation Center, 253 Bushy Hill Rd, Deep River, CT 06417 You are invited to join us this spring for the First Baptist Church in Essex Retreat. This congregational event will be an opportunity both to engage in spiritual formation and to experience a time of fellowship and sanctuary in a natural […]
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12/7, 12/14 & 12/21: Centering Prayer & Lectio

Join us for a time of prayer and Scripture reflection on December 7th, 14th and 21st at 10 a.m. 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 […]
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Men’s Discussion Group

Men‘s Discussion Group, Saturdays, 9 a.m. St. John’s Episcopal Church, 3 Cross Street, Essex, CT Their book selection provides a starting point for conversation.  Faith journey stories are shared and they have coffee, juice and pastry.  For more information, contact Lee Gaby at lee.w.gaby@gmail.com .

10/19: Women Peace Symposium

“Women as Promoters of Peace in our Society” October 19th, 1:30 – 3:30 pm Bait Ul Aman Mosque, 410 Main Street, Meriden, CT Register by clicking here. At this women-only event, interfaith leaders will share and celebrate the work of faithful females to create and promote peace in the world today. It is organized by […]
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10/26: Centering Prayer & Lectio

Join us for a time of prayer and Scripture reflection on October 26th at 10 a.m. 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 […]
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Exploring Themes of Racial Equity, Hopeful Transformation

InterPlay: Exploring Themes of Racial Equity and Hopeful Transformation – through Story, Movement and Voice October 6th, 6- 7:30 p.m., adults and teens (14 & up) Church of the Epiphany, 196 Main Street, Durham, CT Cost: Free Will Offering – Please be as generous as you are able in order to value our presenter and […]
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