Month: December 2014

Sunday Worship with Infant Baptism

On January 4th we will baptize the newest member of our church family, eight week old John Robert. In the tradition of the United Church of Christ, baptism is an act of covenant and calling. During worship we will dedicate John to God, make promises to care for him and teach him, and pledge our support

Special Music Sundays in January

Music is central to our lives and our faith at the First Congregational Church of Stockbridge. On Sunday, January 11th we will feature renowned singers Marjorie Dix and Maureen O’Flynn in a stunning duet for the offertory. They will sing Domine Deus from Mozart’s Great Mass in C Minor. On January 18th our choir will

Christmas Giving Tree Blesses Dozens of Families

Thanks to all who participated in this year’s Christmas Giving Tree, sponsored by the Board of Mission and Action. The outpouring of support and participation was overwhelming, and the tree needed to be re-stocked with gift tags several times as congregants snatched them up. In total we were able to provide 155 gifts to dozens