Archive for June, 2016

News & Notes 6/30/2016

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Dear St. John’s Church Community,
It’s great to be back from vacation once again - we had a terrific time visiting my sister on Orr’s Island (Maine), though our dog, Ellie, was injured - requiring surgery to remove a cyst that was “opened” by a fall down the stairs. She’s improving already!
I’m thankful for Nikki […]

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Message: “In The Company Of Prophets” by Nikki Kirsch

Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
June 26, 2016
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Lesson from the Christian Scriptures
Luke 9:51-62
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As read by Judy Strate
A Reading from
2 Kings 2:1-2, 6-14
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As read by Nikki Kirsch
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“In The Company Of Prophets”
Message for Today by Nikki Kirsch
©2016 Nikki Humphrey Kirsch
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6.78 MB
Time: 29:38
Nikki grew up in […]

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Men’s Book/Video Group

Friday, June 24th, 2016

The Men’s Book Group will meet Monday, July 11 at 7 PM at the home of Jerry Banach.
We will be discussing the book The Beekeeper’s Apprentice by Laurie King. The “Beekeeper” in question is Sherlock Holmes.
Please join us for good talk, good snacks and camaraderie.
Questions? Call Bruce McAdam, 781-4896.

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Mission U

Friday, June 24th, 2016

Learning Together for Transformation of the World
“Mission u” (formerly called “Mission Enrichment Weekend”) provides opportunities for persons to grow in understanding of the mission of the church in the current world context as well as initiate opportunities for spiritual and educational experiences. The time is spent in worship and in-depth study with music, prayer, sharing, […]

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Church Directory to be created

Friday, June 24th, 2016

A new Members Directory is coming! The dates for photos are Tuesday, September 27 through Friday, September 30 from 2:00pm to 9:00pm and Saturday, October 1 from 9:00am to 5:00pm. You will be able to register for a photo shoot online beginning in August. There will be a committee member available with a laptop during […]

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Summer Choir Opportunities

Friday, June 24th, 2016

Well, it’s finally getting close to that time of year when we can look forward to summer. Yea!!!!
Now in addition to gardening, BBQs, the beach, and just plain being warm, I’d like to invite you, any of you, to consider singing with us in the choir. It’s very easy, all you have to do is […]

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News & Notes Update

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

Dear St. John’s Church,
With Pastor Mark on vacation this week there won’t be a “regular” issue of “News & Notes,” but there were a couple things that are time sensitive to send to our congregation. So this is being sent out as a “special.”
Now that the Sunday School year has come to a close […]

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News & Notes 6/16/2016

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

Greetings from Annual Conference,
As I’m writing this communication to you, I’m at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester, for Annual Conference Session - the annual meeting of United Methodists from all over New England. (Note: if you’re interested, you can view the sessions and worship services of Annual Conference on live webcast at: […]

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Public Supper - Roast Turkey Dinner

Friday, June 10th, 2016

Turkey Dinner will be served from 4:30 – 6 PM on Saturday, June 25th. Kick off your weekend by attending our monthly dinner in Hartford Hall.
Turkey, herb and vegetable stuffing, mashed potatoes, brown sugar carrots, peas, cranberry sauce, beverage and a dessert bar will be served at a cost of $9 for adults, $8 […]

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News & Notes 6/9/2016

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

A blessed day to you, My Friends,
Before I forget it, let me remind you that our Sunday morning schedule changes this week - that we have one worship service each Sunday morning from now through Labor Day weekend. Worship will begin at 9:30 AM. If you know someone who doesn’t receive “News & […]

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