We Give to Our Neighbors – Giving Tree

by Frank Perkowski
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THE JOAN VALENTINE HOUSE GIVING TREE is now in the Narthex – The Valentine House is a non-profit residential home for adults living with mental illness. Please feel free to take an envelope with the name of a Valentine House resident with their Christmas list. IMPORTANT: Please don’t just take an envelope, but also write […]

Join In! Our Community Christmas Dinner

by Frank Perkowski
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Celebrate Christmas Day through the joy of serving others! Our free Community Christmas Dinner will take place 12 noon-2:00 pm in the CE Annex, is for anyone with no place else to go on the big day who would enjoy an old- fashioned holiday feast with congenial company. We need: Cookie Bakers – In baking […]

Celebrate the Christmas Season with Vivaldi’s “Gloria”

by Frank Perkowski
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A Special Musical Service Next Sunday – Celebrate the Christmas Season with Vivaldi’s “Gloria” Next Sunday during our 10:00 a.m. Worship Services the Chancel Choir under the direction of William Shoppell will present Antonio Vivaldi’s “Gloria.” This famous choral piece, presents the traditional “Gloria” from the Latin Mass in twelve varied cantata-like sections. Our worship […]

Ways to be Generous this Christmas

by Frank Perkowski
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We are fortunate to have so many ministries that serve a variety of people. These ministries could not operate on their own without the support of the congregation. Please consider some of the ways you can help. Deacons’ Assistance – Tough economic times continue to affect everyone. The Deacons’ ministry assists people with utility bills […]

Deacons As Servants

by Frank Perkowski
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Our deacons’ ministry is “one of compassion, witness, and service, sharing in the redeeming love of Jesus Christ for the poor, the hungry, the sick, the lost, the friendless, the oppressed, those burdened by unjust policies or structures, or anyone in distress” (Book of Order G-2.0201). As you peruse the activities of our church, you […]

“A Willing Spirit” Audio Prayer

by Carl Wilton
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At our worship service on Sunday, November 6, Frank Perkowski presented a very special prayer prepared by members of the Generosity Team. It was an audio prayer, incorporating the voices of a number of church members, set to a jazz music soundtrack. It’s just a few minutes long, and it expresses the heartfelt thanksgivings and […]

“A Willing Spirit”

by Frank Perkowski
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“A Willing Spirit” is the theme of this Fall’s Generosity Campaign. Next Sunday, November 13, is when we will dedicate our estimates of giving for 2017. Please watch your mailbox this week for a letter with your estimate of giving card. And please prayerfully reflect on what the Lord is calling you to do with […]

Pastor Linda – 40 Years in Ministry

by Frank Perkowski
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Dear Friends, Thank you, thank you, thank you! Your out pouring of support and love last Sunday in recognition of the 40th anniversary of the date of my ordination to ministry was a blessings. It has been a joy to be in ministry for the past 40 years because I have had the privilege of […]

“Punkin Chunkin” with Troop 6

by Frank Perkowski
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Over the past year members of our Troop 6 have been planning, constructing and building a trebuchet for the World Championship ┬áContest to be held in Bridgeville, Delaware next Saturday. A trebuchet was first used in battles during the middle ages as a machine which threw heavy payloads at enemies. The Scouts goal is to […]