Church of Christ Congregational News

Sign up for Daily Prayer in your mailbox!

Sign up for Daily Prayer in your mailbox!

If you wish to receive a daily prayer in the inbox for the month of October, please email Pastor Melanie at menfield@newingtonucc.org and she will add you to the list. The theme for October will be prayers for healing and unity.
“Inspired” Book Group on Thursdays

“Inspired” Book Group on Thursdays

Pastor Liza will be leading “Inspired” (by Rachel Held Evans) book group. The Zoom Meeting will be from 7- 8:15 pm on Thursdays starting September 30th and ending November 18th. Email Liza at: larulampalam@newingtonucc.org to sign up.

 

 

Memorial Garden Rededication Service

Memorial Garden Rededication Service

Please join us for a brief Rededication Service of the Memorial Garden on Sunday, October 3, 2021 at 11:15 a.m. For the past 20 years, the garden has been a place of
beauty and peace for those whose ashes have been placed in our garden and for their families and friends to come for a quiet prayer and reflection. Rev. Melanie Enfield will
lead the service which will include a reading of the names of those loved ones, whose
ashes have become part of our sacred garden.
Youth Faith Confirmations

Youth Faith Confirmations

We would like to invite your child to be a member of this year’s confirmation class.  Confirmation is a  year-long process for young people eighth grade and up, who would like to affirm their faith and become full members of the church.  Confirmation Sunday will be May 15, 2022.

We will have an orientation for parents and confirmands on September 19th at 7:00 pm in the Church, in Room 207.  The first class will be held on September 20th at 4:00 pm. If you would like to join, or have any questions or concerns, please contact Pastor Melanie at 860-666-4689.

Join us for Carillon Concert, ice cream and a silent auction!

Join us for Carillon Concert, ice cream and a silent auction!

This annual town event will be held on the church lawn on Saturday, July 3, 2021 5:30 pm. Tune in for patriotic and summer songs, and requests played on the church bells. Bring a lawn chair and refreshments. The concert will be preceded by a silent auction and ice cream social ($2 donation) at 5:30 pm. Carillon Concert (free) will begin at 6:30 pm.

Tag Sale is Back! Saturday, June 5, 2021

Tag Sale is Back! Saturday, June 5, 2021

Our annual Tag sale to benefit Appalachia Service Project (ASP) will be held on June 5th from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  We are accepting donations at the Church Tuesday, June 1 – Friday June 4 from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. each day in Fellowship Hall.  Pickup of items can be arranged if needed.  Please reach out to Pete Donahue by email pfdonahue91@gmail.com to arrange pickup. Please stop by the Church on June 5th and find that treasure you’ve been looking for!

New Member Class!

New Member Class!

If you are interested in becoming a member of this congregation, we would be happy to welcome you! New member classes will be held on Zoom, on Sunday, June 6th and June 13th at 7:00 pm. If you have questions about our church, want more information, or would like to sign up to join, please email Pastor Melanie at menfield@newingtonucc.org

 

Food Drive for Got Lunch, May 22nd, 9am-1pm

Food Drive for Got Lunch, May 22nd, 9am-1pm

Got Lunch Newington is dedicated to feed the school children of Newington who receive free or reduced lunches during the school year.  This year the program will run from June 20th to August 15th. We are looking for donations of the following items: peanut butter, jelly, canned tuna, canned chicken and mayonnaise. Cash donations are also greatly appreciated and will allow to buy fresh produce. Thank you!!

Annual Reports 2020-2021

The Annual Reports are here! Please click on the link below to view an electronic version. Paper copies are available in a bin by the church door facing Dunkin Donuts. We look forward to seeing you on zoom on Sunday, May 2nd, at 11:30 AM.

Annual Report 2021 FULL