KAREN'S BULLETIN BOARD

9/10 - Sunday School wants YOU!
Welcome back to your NEW classrooms on Rally Day, 9/10. Your teachers are eager to greet you. Be there on this HISTORIC day followed by our picnic, bounce houses and games.

9/11 - Centering Prayer
On Monday 9/11, we will gather following our 7:30-8:10 am time of scripture and silence to mark the THIRD anniversary of our contemplative circle ~ 156 consecutive Monday mornings shared together in the word of God and in prayer.

9/15-17 - Retreat at Holy Cross Monastery:
Embracing Deep Rest in Turbulent Times led by Carl McColman, author of Befriending Silence, Answering the Contemplative Call, and The Big Book of Christian Mysticism. Colman has been a practitioner of Christian contemplative prayer and meditation for more than 30 years.

9/22 - Fourth Friday Film
Youth gather in YOUR high school room for a movie and popcorn and whatever treats YOU bring, 7-9 pm.

9/24 - Sunday

  • Third grade Bible presentations @ 10 am worship service.
  • The Blessing of the Backpacks! Bring your backpack to church as we pray for you and for this new school year.
  • Confirmation meeting 11:30 am - information/registration for confirmation parents in the Parlor.

Looking ahead ~ mark your calendars:
Blessing of the Animals (10/1), Confirmation begins (10/1), Sabbatical Stories (10/8), Acolyte training for ages 10+ (10/22), Halloween at Shields House (10/31), youth trip to WestConn with The Newsboys (11/10).