Weekly News for January 20

Newsletter Deadline
Woops! The newsletter deadline is next Monday, January 25th. Sorry, I mixed the date up with Yarmouth, so you have more time! For those who sent in their articles I thank you, and I look forward to the rest next Monday. Thank you.

Annual Congregational Meeting

The Annual Congregational meeting will be held on Sunday, February 7th directly following worship. Please plan to attend.

Super Bowl Sub Sale

Christian Education will be having a Super Bowl Sunday Sub sale this year. Look for the order sheet in the Gathering Space. Subs will be $5.00 each and will consist of ham, cheese, tomatoes, pickles and olives on a roll. Special orders don’t upset us! Subs will be ready for pick up after church on Sunday, February 7. Proceeds will benefit the Pilgrim Lodge Scholarship program.

Lion’s Club Supper

A gentle reminder to the Lions Club Supper helpers. Mon the 25th is our next event and I am sure hoping you are all on board to help. Thank you – Jeanne

Snow Removal

The Strawbridge/Wright family is looking for snow removal coverage for March 17 through the 27th. They volunteered this year to clear the 7 exits, oil and propane tanks, etc. after each snow event. If you are interested in covering this time please contact Kristi at klwright72@gmail.com or 522-2607. Thank you!


Please change the following email address in your directories: Norm Smith from nsmith2@maine.rr.com to smithnorman325@gmail.com

Save the Week of February 8, 2015, for Building Chicken Pies

The February 13th CHICKEN PIE SALE is a significant fund-raiser for our church, which helps us, in turn, be able to give back to the community at large…it’s a win-win! We have many enthusiastic patrons who have already ordered our delicious chicken pies and incomparable gravy.

Now we need enthusiastic volunteers who would like to be part of a fun-loving team to create 400 chicken pies! Bring a friend along, too.

Please block out these dates in your 2015 calendars:

– February 8, Monday: weigh and create dough balls at 10:30 am

– February 9, Tuesday: pick chicken at 1:00 pm

– February 11, Thursday: roll pie bottoms at 8:30 am

– February 12, Friday: roll pie tops at 8:30 am and assemble those yummy chicken pies to be boxed and sold from 2:00-5:30 pm.

Also during that week, we’re looking for volunteers to perform other tasks, such as building the pie boxes and cutting up frozen chicken from Sysco.

Thank you in advance for blocking out the week of February 8-12. We sincerely appreciate any and all help you can give. Just the aromas in the kitchen will be enough to cheer you up during this bleak time of year…to say nothing of the fellowship we’ll all enjoy!

~Mark Heath and Pam Ames


We have a good stock of the most popular Rada items still available for purchase in a basket in the office. If you are interested in items that we do not have, please check out the catalog — we can order items when we have sold enough to restock. Payment may be put in the Women’s Fellowship box. Checks may be written out to NYCC/WF. This will be an ongoing fundraiser for Women’s Fellowship/Tuesday Gals. If you have any questions, please contact Kathy Whittier.

Pet Place Pantry Needs
Dry Dog Food

Dry Cat Food

Kitty Litter
Food Pantry Needs
Greetings and Happy New Year to all of you,

I hope you all had a joy full holiday season. I always look forward to the holidays and family but am always glad when it is over as well. We anticipate a busy winter season at the pantry. Winter is hard on our clients, trying to heat their homes as well as feed their families. As always we have some empty spots on our shelves and we are hoping you can help.

canned fruit – peaches, pears, pineapple, mandarin oranges
baked beans
vegetable oil
soups – beef, chowders
boxed macaroni and cheese
hamburger helper
pancake mix
pancake syrup
condiments – mayonnaise, ketchup, salad dressing
dish detergent
personal hygiene items
cleaning supplies

We appreciate and value all your support and help. It truly is a community effort.

Donations may be dropped off at the church and will be taken to the pantry. Thank you.
Upcoming Events

Wednesday, January 20 – Choir Rehearsal – 7:00 pm

Thursday, January 21 – Council Meeting – 6:30 pm

Saturday, January 23 – Pet Place Pantry – 9:00-10:00 am

Monday, January 25 – Lion’s Club Supper – 6:30 pm

Tuesday, January 26 – Women’s Fellowship/Tuesday Girls – 10:00 am


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