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Third Sunday of Advent

 

Sunday, December 17th -

Third Sunday of Advent

8:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. - Eucharistic Liturgy

 9:40 a.m. - Education Hour: Sunday Church School for children ages 3 thru 8th grade;  Youth Forum for High School Peer Leaders; and Adult Forum with fellowship in Franklin Nelson Hall.

This coming week at Adult Forum: “Ministry and Mission Update” – A look at the challenges ahead with members of our Exploratory, Finance and Stewardship Committees.

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Gluten free hosts are always available for communion.

News & Announcements

The Diary of Anne Frank

Our next Showtunes outing will be to the Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey on Sunday, October 25 at 2:00 p.m. for a special presentation of “The Diary of Anne Frank”.   Discounted tickets are $40 each.  If interested, contact the Church Office and make check payable to Faith. 
In addition, there will be two prep sessions with background and history at our Adult Forum Hour on October 18 and 25.  Holocaust educator Janet Dickinson will be with us to share history and personal stories about this tragic time in history.  We have invited our sisters and brothers from Temple Ohr Shalom, Summit Jewish Community Center to join us. 

Backpack Collection – through August 30th

We are collecting backpacks now through the end of the summer which will be delivered to our Mission Partners in Newark and Plainfield, and local children through the Community Service Association  and our Hospitality program.  Fill a backpack with 6 pack of pens; 6 pack of No. 2 pencils; 12 count crayon box; 1 package of lined notebook paper; 1 package of construction paper; 1 toothbrush; and 1 tube of toothpaste.  Drop off at church – all  backpacks will be on display in the chancel until they are delivered.

Rally Day – September 13th

We return to our regular worship schedule on Rally Day, September 13th with a New Orleans Jazz Eucharist.    Join us for this special time when we gather to celebrate a new year of ministry with our theme, “New Beginnings.”

8:30 a.m.  –  New Orleans Jazz Eucharist
9:40 a.m.  –  Gala Ministry Fair and Sunday School begins
11:00 a.m. –  New Orleans Jazz Eucharist

Invite family, friends, and neighbors…share the Faith!