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Church Council June 2017

Church Council June 2017 After the opening hymn and prayer, the Council approved an addendum to the Music Director’s contract. Pastoral coverage for August by Rev. Lee Atherton for preaching and on call coverage was approved. Rich Harrington announced that the Intentional Interim Search Committee has been formed with members: Rich Harrington, Susan Janes, Connie…

Mission Outreach expanding support for foster children

  Mission Outreach expanding support for foster children The Mission/Outreach committee has a NEW mission! We are collecting donations (monetary and/or supplies) for foster kids in Massachusetts! Jeanne Bracken has a friend who is a foster mother, and we thought it would be a wonderful way to spread God’s love to some kids who really need…

Neighborhood Supper Volunteer Opportunity

Neighborhood Supper Volunteer Opportunity! No cooking, no cleaning, you don’t even have to do the dishes! A few long-time veterans of the Neighborhood Supper would like to take a time-out from the Board of Directors. We welcome others from our church to come on board, test drive and take it on a few simple tasks.…

Pastoral Search Committee

Pastoral Search Committee Second in a Series of Updates   For the next couple of weeks the church is celebrating Vern’s 15 years as our spiritual leader.  Goodbyes are being said and farewell events are being planned.  As part of the process of saying goodbye, a group of church leaders representing the Minister Parish Relations…

Some Final Thoughts…Release of Vows

Some Final Thoughts… Release of Vows…   Dear Friends in Faith, Sunday, July 16 will be my last worship service here at The Congregational Church of Littleton. I want to thank you all for the many ways you have allowed me to be your pastor. I will look back fondly on our time together; and…

Monday Night Bible Study

Monday Night Bible Study – Isaiah begins July 17! Sometimes referred to as the fifth gospel, the book of Isaiah provides an incredible foundation which Jesus and his followers drew upon. The Book of Isaiah is a collection of writings which began to be written in the 8th century before Christ, and was updated periodically…

Intentional Interim Pastoral Search Committee

  Following Vern’s announcement that he had accepted a call to First Church Congregational, UCC, in Fairfield, Conn., the Church Council authorized Council Chair Rich Harrington to form an Intentional Interim Search Committee. With the guidance of the Central Association of the Mass Conference of the UCC, the committee is charged with initiating the procedure to…

Meaningful Goodbyes…

Meaningful Goodbyes… Dear Friends in Faith, I read somewhere that how we say goodbye in all the lesser goodbyes of life prepares us for that final goodbye at life’s end. I believe that. I also believe that how we say goodbye says a lot about who we are, the depth of our relationship, and how…

Music Saturday!

Music Saturday! The First Annual Family Concert will be presented on Saturday, June 3, 4 as members, staff and friends of the Congregational Church of Littleton gather in the sanctuary to share their love of music … voice and a variety of instrumentals … all ages, all levels of experience. The concert promises to be…