Announcements for the week of November 23, 2014

Posted on November 21, 2014

THE SPIRITUAL DIRECTOR IS IN from 9:30am to 10:30am on Sunday November 23. Stop by the office for a chat or to make an appointment for a coffee date.   My maternal grandmother was and continues to be a great influencing presence in my life. What about you?  As well as on The Spiritual Director Is


Needed: Children’s Learning Time Teachers

Posted on November 10, 2014

CHILDREN’S LEARNING TIME TEACHERS.  In an effort to provide consistent and high quality children’s education, First United Church is seeking qualified individuals to serve as Children’s Learning Time teachers.  This will be a paid position with 1 to 1 1/2 hours per week of work.  For more information or any questions, please contact Ben Harvey


Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Dr. Jack E. Skiles, November 9, 2014

Posted on November 9, 2014

Sermon Text: Matthew 25:1-13 I have had the privilege of listening to Daniel Kostakis talk about what it has been like to move through the confirmation process with many of our youth.  Two have stepped forward today but all have done the work, participated in the discussions and taken active part in the spiritual discernment


Announcements for the week of November 7, 2014

Posted on November 7, 2014

VISIT WITH SANTA. The Bloomington Inclusive Mass Community with the friendship of First United hopes to offer free visits and photos with Santa Claus on Saturday afternoon, December 13. The goal is to take some of the financial burden of the holiday season off of families by demonstrating the love of Jesus revealed in the


Announcements for the week of November 2, 2014

Posted on October 31, 2014

DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME ENDS. Sunday, November 2. Be sure to FALL BACK your clocks 1 hour before you go to bed on Saturday night. ALL SAINTS/ALL SOULS DAY. On Sunday, November 2, First United will observe All Saints (November 1) and All Souls (November 2) Days.  For us, this will mean a special liturgy in which