Updates for January 18, 2013


Bible Study meets on Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m. in Stacy’s office. We are currently studying the book of Revelation. Join in anytime; all are welcome.


The Children’s Choir will meet for rehearsal on Sunday after worship.


You will not want to miss this year’s Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Junior service that will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, January 21st at Temple Beth Avodah. Our own Ian Wittler will be singing as part of the Newton All City Treble Singers. In addition, as vice chair of the Newton Interfaith Clergy Association, Stacy will be helping to lead worship. See the details here.

Also, Bill Merrill and Philip Lima will be performing at the annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. program at Pilgrim United Church in New Bedford on Sunday afternoon, January 20, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.More information is available here.

Spiritual Autobiography course continues Monday evening. We will meet in the Reception Room from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.


Book Group will meet Tuesday evening at 7:30 p.m. We will be discussing “Somewhere in Germany.”


Prayer Group meets each Wednesday morning at 7:30 a.m.

The Internet Committee will meet on Thursday morning, January 24, at 8:00 a.m.


The Teaching Parish Committee meeting has been moved to Thursday, January 24 at 6:30 p.m.


Mark your calendars for these upcoming C.E. events:

· 4th-5th gradersFriday Fun Nights at 6:00 p.m.:

– January 25 at church,

– February 8 at Cosmic Bowling at the Needham Bowl Away

· Youth Group Lock-In: Saturday, February 9, starting with dinner at 6:00 p.m.

· Youth Group Mission Bake Sale: Sunday, February 10 in front of Starbucks


Join Stacy for “Conversations Along the Way at 11:30 on Sunday, January 27.


There will be a meeting for those working on the Russell School Local Initiative on Wednesday evening, January 30, at 6:00 p.m.