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Catch the Spirit Sunday

September 10, 2017 was Catch the Spirit Sunday, our celebratory kick-off to another exciting program year! [ more ]


Diana Majchrzak Appreciation Sunday

September 24, 2017  -- For 18 years, Diana Majchrzak was the welcoming face and voice of our congregation, and it is with a deep sense of thanksgiving for her grace-filled service that we were able to show our appreciation and celebrate her ministry among us with a reception at Coffee Hour following the 10:00 a.m. service. [ more ]


Meet our New Youth Ministry Team!

We are excited to announce our new Youth Ministry Team!  

The Board of Christian Education, working with a smaller committee made up of youth and adults who have worked with our youth, evaluated our program, interviewed candidates, and have selected three people to lead our Youth program.  

We are adopting a team model of youth leadership, with three paid leaders, as well as including the dedicated parents and adults volunteers who have added so much to our program.  [ more ]


Installation of New Heating System...and How You Can Help!

Great news!  Our new heating system is finally being installed!  And with your help, our church is eligible for funding under the Connecticut Neighborhood Assistance Act. [ more ]


Mission Trip Thank You Dinner

September 30, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. -- Wow!  We just completed our 11th Annual Mission Trip with the Senior High Youth Group, traveling to Charleston, West Virginia. If you would like to hear about our trip, please join us on Saturday, September 30 at 5:00 p.m. for a Thank You dinner. [ more ]


Wallingford Workcamp Team 2018

The Wallingford Workcamp Team 2018 project is well underway and gathering momentum, but still needs your help! Our church, in partnership with the non-profit Group Mission Trips, will be hosting a work camp here in town from July 8-14, 2018. [ more ]


Progressive Dinner--Churches on Main

Saturday, October 14 -- 5:30-8:30 p.m. - The Annual Progressive Dinner to share fine food and fellowship with our friends among the three churches on Main Street will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2017.  The evening will begin at First Church. We have the Appetizer course this year. [ more ]


Books and Beyond 2017-2018

Books and Beyond, our monthly book club group, will begin our discussions on Tuesday, September 26, and meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month through May, not including December.  Anyone interested in books and great conversation is welcome to join us!  Our first book will be Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate. [ more ]


Rummage Sale--November 3 and 4, 2017

Friday, November 3 and Saturday, November 4 - The Annual Rummage Sale will be held on Friday, Nov. 3, opening at 4:00 p.m., and Saturday, Nov. 4 opening at 9:00 a.m.  [ more ]


Holy Joe's Cafe' Launches its own Non-profit

September 1, 2017 - At the August 28, 2017 Church Council Meeting, Holy Joe's Cafe', which has been a ministry of our church since 2006, was voted to become it's own separate 501(c)3 non-profit organization, Holy Joe's Cafe', Inc.  The paperwork has been completed, their Board formed, their approval from the State of Connecticut finalized, and their federal 501(c)3 status pending, meaning that now donations to Holy Joe's can go directly to the new entity.  The mission of providing coffee, tea and hot chocolate to military chaplains and the troops continues! [ more ]





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