Tag: Advent

Christmas Giving Tree 2022

The Giving Tree is now up! If you would like to participate please go up to the tree and take a tag. There is also an online sign-up list on the church website. If you receive the e-bridge there is a link included there. Once again, we ask that gifts be returned in gift bags …

Advent 2021

Sundays in Advent Sunday November 28th – Advent week 1  Special Music Rob Miller, clarinet No Sunday School Sunday December 5th – Advent week 2 Communion Sunday Advent Festival Following Worship (contact Amanda Beck for more information) Sunday School in session 9 am Sunday December 12th – Advent week 3 Pastor Michael Swartz Preaching Pr. …

Christmas Giving Tree 2021

We have decided to start the holiday season a little early this year by putting the Giving Tree out before Thanksgiving.  We have heard from congregation members that would like the names before Thanksgiving and we listened!  Our Giving Tree will benefit students and Jefferson Preschool, Logan Elementary, Active Day for Seniors, and the ARC. …

Advent 2020

Sundays in Advent on FCCLive Sunday November 29th – Advent week 1 Guest Preacher Dave Geenen. Sunday December 6th – Advent week 2Communion and special music from Ernesto Estigarribia (Viola) & Sabrina Tabby (Violin)  Sunday December 13th – Advent week 3Guest preacher Carol Holtz-Martin with special music from Ernesto Estigarribia (Viola) & Sabrina Tabby (Violin) Sunday December 20th – …

Christmas Giving Tree 2020

Each year during December, in preparation for Christmas, the Giving Tree arrives in our library so together we can share the light of Christ with our neighbors. As with most things in 2020, the Giving Tree will look different this year, but the mission remains the same.  You are invited to select a name tag …

Christmas Giving Tree 2020

Each year during December, in preparation for Christmas, the Giving Tree arrives in our library so together we can share the light of Christ with our neighbors. As with most things in 2020, the Giving Tree will look different this year, but the mission remains the same.  You are invited to select a name tag …

Hallelujah Sunday!

Join us for Hallelujah Sunday!  We begin at 9:00 am in Fellowship Hall for Cocoa, Caroling and Blankets. While you sip and sing, help us put the finishing touches on fleece blankets to be donated to Closet2Closet, a local agency providing foster and homeless children current-trend, age-appropriate clothing and personal items.   Then join us in …

Christmas Eve: Let Light Shine!

This year there will be two Christmas Eve services at First Congregational UCC! On Christmas Eve, our stained glass windows will be restored, dark, occluding Plexiglas replaced with clear plate glass.  As we light candles and raise our voices in song, the light of Christ we celebrate shine out unobstructed into the silent, holy night, …

Christmas Giving Tree 2019

Each year during December, in preparation for Christmas, the Giving Tree arrives in our library so together we can share the light of Christ with our neighbors. Sponsored by our Outreach and Mission Board. You are invited to select a name tag from the Giving Tree, purchase items on the tag, and return the gifts …