Newsletters

Newsletters

April 2018 COG

Minister’s Message: What’s Holy About Easter Candy? by Pastor Pam Contents: Easter Service Schedule Associate Pastor Column Church Without Walls Pioneer Valley Project Update ONA Team News Church Boiler Update New Baptismal Font Church Library Events: Women’s Benevolent Luncheon, New Member Sunday, Bible in a Year, Interfaith Conference, ONA Movie Night, [more…]

March 2018 COG

Minister’s Message:  White Noise by Pastor Pam Contents: Associate Pastor Column One Great Hour of Sharing Annual Meeting Update Holy Week and Easter Mardi Gras Recap Church Boiler News Social Justice Team News ONA Team News Events: Rev. Pam Installation Service, Read the Bible in a Year, Lenten Video Series, [more…]

February 2018 COG

Ministers Message: From Our Past into Our Future by Pastor Pam Contents: Associate Pastor Note Saturday Celebrations Call to the Annual Meeting Read the Bible in a Year Social Justice Team News ONA Teams News Lent Events: Mardi Gras, Lenten Video Series, Women’s Benevolent Luncheon, Stewardship of Eden, February Fling, [more…]

January 2018 COG

Minister’s Message: Looking Back — Looking Forward by Pastor Pam Contents: Associate Pastor’s Column Read the Bible in a Year Hike for Haiti Social Justice Team Forming Finding a Place in America Environmental Justice Team News Remembering Pastor Patrick Villier Epiphany Sunday A Volunteer Opportunity Christmas Fair Thank You Church [more…]

December 2017 COG

Minister’s Message: There’s No Place Like Home by Pastor Pam Contents: Christmas Poinsettia Order Form Advent & Christmas Schedule Associate Pastor’s Column A New Year Pursuit: Reading the Bible in a Year Christmas Fair Moderator’s Message:  Welcoming the Stranger Part 2 A New Font for a New Era? Mission: Puerto [more…]

November 2017 COG

Ministers Message: “Make of Our Lives a Glad Game” by Pastor Pam Contents: Consecration Sunday Associate Pastor Note Haiti Matters Moderator’s Message Pioneer Valley Project Mission Opportunities: Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief, Haiti Nursing Bags, Pajama Collection Events: From Other to Brother, Friday Evening Fellowhip, Defibrillator Training, Sacred Circles, Women’s Benevolent, [more…]

October 2017 COG

Cover Article:  “Commitment” by Pastor Pam Contents: Associate Pastor Note Join the New Neighbors Team Stewardship Get to Know Pastor Pam Prayer Shawl News Health & Safety Join Pastor Pam’s New Bible Study The Reformation: Then & Now Series Continues Sharing Communion Christmas Fair News Upcoming Events: WBS Tag Sale, [more…]

September 2017 COG

Ministers Message: Change by Pastor Pam Contents: Assoc. Pastor Column Sanctuary Pioneer Valley Project Reformation Series Christmas Fair Summer Work Weekly Events Upcoming Events Family Ministries Stewardship Celebration Sunday Read the September COG  

August 2017 COG

Ministers Message: From Your Temporary Senior Pastor Contents: Sanctuary Come Welcome Pastor Pam Summer Book Discussion: The Great Spiritual Migration The Reformation: Then and Now – a fall movie and discussion series Tanglewood in August White Privilege Study Group Christmas Fair News Family Ministries Events Coming in September Read the [more…]

July 2017 COG

Minister’s Message: The Tide is Out! by Pastor Marisa Contents: Pastoral Coverage for the Summer Pastor Pam Getting to Know First Church A Heart Full of Gratitude Good-bye Dr. Jay Sanctuary Historic Vote at Tri-Conference Meeting The Great Spiritual Migration – A Summer Book Discussion Noteworthy Summer Worship:  Hymn Sings, [more…]