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Advent Bible Study

The Monday Night Bible Study will forgo its usual and customary reading and discussing a particular book of the Bible for the month of December. The readings have been selected with an intention of discussing themes in light of the Advent Season. This is an excellent opportunity to try out Bible Study and enjoy discussing…

Interim Pastor Bruce Schoup

The Advent, Christmas, Epiphany season in the life of a congregation is one of great joy.  It is all too busy and yet that busyness is invariably related to activities that bring a sparkle to the eye. My own season will have an extra layer in it this year as I begin the process of…

Christmas at the Congregational Church of Littleton

Saturday December 2, 8 am to 3 pm Littleton Middle School gym, Annual Holiday Bazaar. Groups in town, including CCoL, have tables in the gym to showcase and sell holiday decorations, crafts, raffles for great prizes. A wonderful opportunity to meet the locals and see how much their kids have grown in the year. Saturday…

Funding Requests and Online Giving Campaigns

Funding Requests and Online Giving Campaigns Jennifer Goltsberg Facebook Master As chair of Mission Outreach and a person with access to the church’s Facebook (FB) page I am sometimes asked if “the church” could support a particular cause or program either financially or by using the church’s FB page to promote it.  The church can…

Fundraising Policy and Procedure

   I.            PURPOSE Fundraising is a valuable tool for the Congregational Church of Littleton.  For it to be effective, it needs to be managed so the parishioners do not become immune to the call for mission giving.  Parishioners should not get a sense that the church is only interested in their money.  The following guide…

The Garden at Church Meadows

The Garden at Church Meadows on Great Road (next to Learning Adventures Day Care Center) in Littleton, was born on land purchased by the Congregational Church of Littleton, the sponsoring organization, as the expected future home of its church.  With groundbreaking on a church building many years away, the land just sat there unused.  Soon various…

How to Find the Blessing in Transitions 20th Anniversary Celebration of CCoL’s Annual Women’s Retreat

How to Find the Blessing in Transitions 20th Anniversary Celebration of CCoL’s Annual Women’s Retreat March 23-25, 2018 All women of our congregation (and their female relatives and friends) are invited to attend our annual Women’s Retreat which will be at Grotonwood Retreat Center in Groton, the weekend of March 23-25, 2018. Our leader will…

Church Council Update October 2017

  ¨   Rich Harrington updated the Council about the search for an Interim Minister.  The Search Committee has narrowed down the applicants to two individuals.  Both will be interviewed before the end of October with the hope that one of them will stand out as the best candidate. ¨   Heidi Hider was appointed to the…

Annual Dessert Auction, November 19

The High School Youth Group will host our annual dessert auction on November 19, proceeds support our summer 2018 mission trip. This is a fun, fast, and festive way to help us raise money to be the hands and feet of Christ in another part of the country (this year’s location is to be determined).…

Consecration Sunday – November 12

  Guest Preacher, Rev. Michael Scott Luncheon Will Follow. Rev. Michael Scott began his career as a radio announcer then changed fields to become a police officer.  After four years on the Aurora, Colorado Police Force, he felt a calling into the ministry and graduated from Colgate Rochester Divinity School in Rochester, NY.  He is…