Updates for Friday, September 23

Join the Union Chrch family for worship this Sunday at 10:00 a.m. The Reverend Stacy Swain continues her preaching series with a sermon entitled "Becoming Broken." As always, childcare and Sunday School are provided. 



Bible Study takes place Sunday morning from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. in Stacy’s study.  We are reading through the Gospel of Luke.  All are welcome.  No previous theological study or Biblical literacy is needed.  Just come with an open heart and curious mind. 


Coffee and tea are provided.


  The NICA Task Force will meet Sunday at 11:30 a.m.


Sunday School ends at 11:10 a.m. Enjoy the first 10 minutes of reception kid-free. Children in Noah's Ark will be accompanied downstairs by their teachers. Older kids will be released at the end of the class.               


Children’s Choir continues practice Sunday after Sunday School.


Living Waters Prayer Group continues on Monday, September 26 at 7:30 – 8:15 a.m. in the Nativity Chapel.  All are welcome to join in this time of silence, prayer, and reflection. If you are interested in Bible study and/or prayer group but early mornings just do not work for you, please let Stacy know ([email protected]) and we can explore weekday evening offerings.


The Choir will rehearse on Thursday evening, September 29 at 7:30 p.m.


Book Group begins on Wednesday, September 28 at 7:30 p.m. The Help will be discussed.


Wednesday, September 28 is the last day to drop off donations for our “back to school” Cradles to Crayons clothing drive. A group of almost 30 UCWers travels to C2C’s Brighton “Giving Factory” to volunteer this coming Thursday, September 29.  C2C is especially in need of new or used coats for babies and 5-6 year olds, and new children’s underwear and socks.

Council will meet after worship on Sunday, October 2.


Mark your calendars for apple picking for the Newton Food Pantry. On Thursday, October 6, we’ll leave Newton at 12:30 p.m. to go to Nagog Hill Orchard in Littleton. This is an early release day for the Newton schools. Let Kathy know if you plan to come.

We should have rides available even for kids who come without parents.
Please invite your friends!  Rain date is Sunday, October 9.