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Sundays at Storrs Congregational:  February 2018

The People of God at Worship: February 2017 February 4th:  – The 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time Pastor Matt preaching; Scripture: Isaiah 40:21-31 & Mark 1:29-39   Febrary 10th: Transfiguration Sunday Pastor Nancy preaching; Scripture: 2 Corinthians 4:3-6 & Mark 9:2-9 February 14th (Wednesday): Ash Wednesday Services at 12:15 pm & 7:00 pm Lent begins…

Around The Board Table

Governance Structure and New Bylaws Our church’s Annual Meeting on January 28, 2018 will include an important vote on whether to adopt new Bylaws, which would make our current trial governance structure permanent.  Based on feedback from the Board, Lead Ministry Coordinators, Church Officers, and the Open Forum on Church Governance Structure held Sunday, November…

From The Just Peace Team

Sisters and brothers in faith, members and friends, we are the Storrs Congregational Church in this day and hour.  Since spring,2017, some of us, (the Just Peace Team) have been gathering to learn about Just Peace, and Just Peace churches in the United Church of Christ.  Now we, the team, feel ourselves led by the…

Sundays at Storrs Congregational:  January 2018

The People of God at Worship: January 2017 January 7th:  Baptism of Christ – the 1st Sunday in Ordinary Time Pastor Matt preaching: “See it. Say it. Sorted.” Scripture: Genesis 1:1-5 and Mark 1:4-11 January 14th: The 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time Tina Huey preaching: “Known and Loved” Scripture: I Samuel 3: 1-10 and John…

2018 Annual Meeting Agenda & Info

2018 Annual Business Meeting of the Congregation January 28, 2018 following the 10:00 am worship service   Pursuant to the bylaws of our congregation, the members of the Storrs Congregational Church are called to the Annual Business Meeting of the Church, to be held January 28, 2018, in the Parish House Auditorium following the 10:00 a.m. Sunday morning worship…

Comment Sought On Draft Of Proposed Bylaws

  A new draft of the proposed Bylaws, incorporating feedback from the Lead Ministry Coordinators, Church Officers, the Open Forum on Church Governance Structure held Sunday, November 19, and discussion by the Governing Board at its December 12 meeting is now available for downloading [See below]. Comments/feedback should be directed to Dick Roberts, Chair of the Governing Board, who…

Flower Signup For 2018

The Sunday Flower signup has been updated for 2018 and is ready for you to pick the week you’d like to dedicate flowers. Complete an “intention” form and return it to the office or Deborah’s mailbox in the copy room. Checks can be made payable to “SCC” with the date of the Sunday flower dedication…

Christmas Fund Contributions For 2017

  On Sunday, December 17th and on Christmas Eve at all services we will receive contributions to the Christmas Fund, one of four special mission offerings of the United Church of Christ.  This fund provides direct financial assistance to those who serve or have served the church.  It offers pension and health premium supplements to…