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Month: January 2019

Adult Lenten Study: The Prophet Isaiah, ends Sunday, April 28

Led by: Rick Floyd and Brent Damrow The Prophet Isaiah looms large in the Christian and Jewish faith traditions. The corpus of Isaiah’s writings spans critical moments at the heart of the collective faith memory. The Book of Isaiah includes writings regarding the times preceding the exile of Israel into Babylon through their return. Marvin

New Art Show in JE Room: “Birds as God’s Gifts”

The church Art Show for the month of February is by John McKinstry. His art work is on the theme of “Birds as God’s Gifts,” consisting of numerous acrylic paintings of beautiful birds. John wishes to spiritually cheer, lift and refresh us with the beauty and song of birds around us yet to be discovered

Shared Community Worship • Wed., Jan. 23 • 6 pm

Snow and ice keep you from worship last Sunday? The Berkshire Association invites you to a Shared Community Worship on Wed., Jan. 23 at 6:00 pm at the First Congregational Church, 4 Main St., Stockbridge. This child friendly service of prayer and song will include a sermon offered by Rev. Patty Fox. Patty was recently

Annual Budget Meeting • Sun., Jan. 27 • 11 am

Immediately after worship on Sun., Jan. 27, we will gather to review and vote on the proposed budget developed by the Budget Committee and affirmed by the Board of Trustees and the Church Council. Copies of the proposed budget along with reports from 2018 will be available beginning on Sun., Jan. 13. We will hold

NEW Adult Small Groups Forming on Christian Practices

Mondays (3:30-4:30 pm) or Thursdays (5:45-6:45 pm) beginning the week of 1/14. This series, led by Pastor Brent explores central practices of our faith including prayer, food, worship, sacraments, money, service and community. Using a video series that features folks like Brian McLaren, Sara Miles, Phyllis Tickle and Shane Claiborne, these groups will learn about