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Feeding the Hungry

Christmas comes quickly after Thanksgiving, which means the food pantry at Storrs Congregational is emptied twice within a month. Food was distributed to twenty-three families during Thanksgiving week, and our Outreach Board is anticipating another 20 to 25 families for Christmas food distribution. Think of the pantry when you see “buy one, get one free”…

Festival of Lessons & Carols for Advent – Dec. 13

“From Darkness to Light” A Festival of Lessons & Carols for Advent will take place Sunday, December 13 at 3 p.m. at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church at 42 North Eagleville Road. The choirs, clergy, instrumentalists, and congregations of Storrs Congregational Church, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, and St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Chapel will combine for a…

Annual Budget Meeting Information – December 6, 2015

Annual Budget Meeting Information in preparation for 2016 December 6, 2015   Grace and peace to you! In the attached documentation, you will find information related to our budget preparations for the year 2016. We encourage you to prayerfully consider this material in preparation for the Annual Budget Meeting to be held in the Meeting…

The Carillon – December 2015

The Carillon – December 2015 edition December 2015 issue of The Carillon In this Issue Thoughts from Pastor Matt Heard it at Council – November 2015 Faith Formation News Sunday School Advent Activities Youth Group News Gifts for Advent and Christmas from the library Pick-A-Party News News of Our Parish Family Anniversary Celebrations Birthday Celebrations…

Special Congregational Meeting – December 6, 2015

Special Congregational Meeting – December 6, 2015 A meeting to adopt Bylaw Amendments necessary to start trial run of new Governance system   By vote of the Church Council at its meeting on November 3, 2015, the members of the Storrs Congregational Church are called to a Special Meeting of the Congregation to be held…

Christmas Bazaar – December 5

CHRISTMAS BAZAAR December 5, 2014 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Holiday Lunch & Desserts 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Mansfield Middle School Chamber Choir 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Parish Piecers Fabric Gifts – Bake Sale SERRV International Gifts – Pecan Sale Holiday Tag & Gift Sale – Poinsettias Wreaths, Sprays & Greens Centerpieces Re-Gift/Gift Treasures &…

Women on the Way – November 27

November’s Women on the Way gathering is scheduled for Tuesday, November 27th in the Parish House Lounge. The theme for this month is “The Unexpected Guest.” The program begins at 5:30 p.m. and all women of the church are encouraged to attend. Enjoy an evening of “just for you” time in the company of your…

WAIM Walk for Warmth – November 22

Immediately following worship on Sunday, November 22, it is off to Willimantic for the 2o15 Walk for Warmth sponsored by the Windham Area Interfaith Ministry (WAIM). The Walk for Warmth raises money to help out neighbors who are having trouble making ends meet to keep their heat and utilities on during the cold winter months. Teams…

The Carillon – November 2015

The Carillon – November 2015 edition November 2015 issue of The Carillon In this Issue Thoughts from Pastor Matt… Heard it at Council – October 2015 2015 Income and Pledging “The Gifts We Bring” Interest Inventory Faith Formation for Adults Women on the Way Sunday School Advent Activities Youth Group News SCC Book Discussion Group…

The Carillon – October 2015

The Carillon – October 2015 edition October 2015 issue of The Carillon In this Issue Thoughts from Pastor Matt… Heard it at Council – September 2015 Spirit Soundings SCC Book Discussion Group Christian Education News Programs on Spirituality in the Quiet Corner Pick-A-Party 2015 – 2016 News News of Our Parish Family Anniversary Celebrations Birthday…