Weekly News for February 28

Friday Lunch
Our next Friday Lunch will be held on March 2 from 11:30-1:00 pm. We will be serving Haddock Chowder and a biscuit, a special of some kind and a choice of two desserts with a beverage. Come enjoy a delicious lunch and good conversation.

Youth Group
The youth group will meet March 4th after church. We will share a meal and discuss with Pastor Nancy our hopes and dreams. We will also begin to plan the Spring Talent Show hosted by the Youth Group. Start thinking about your hidden talent as we will be inviting ALL church members to perform at this fun community gathering.

CHURCH COUNCIL MEETING
…..Wed. March 7th…..5:30 Different day, different time! On the agenda:(1) Establish a consistent meeting time (2) Prepare for March 16th church supper agenda ( this is the important piece )(3) Any other items of importance. We will be through in time to accommodate choir rehearsal, It would be super if we had all boards and committees represented. Hope to see you there. Jeanne

Preble Street

NYCC serving at Preble Street Sunday Mar 18th dinner 3:30-6:30pm and Saturday April 28th for lunch 1030am to 130pm.
Please go to Preble Street website to sign up as a volunteer in the kitchen and then sign up for one or both of these days under North Yarmouth Congregational Church.

Game Night

CE will be sponsoring an all church “Game Night” on Saturday March 3, from 5:30-7:30PM. We had a great time with this last year. We’re asking each family to bring a pizza to share or a dish to share. There will be a sign-up sheet in the gathering space. Games of all sorts will be provided, but feel free to bring your own. I wonder who will win the “Oreo on your forehead” game? Whoever it is, we’re all sure to have a good time.

Lent 2018 – Ready for Change

Friday March 16th – 6:00 pm til whenever! All church potluck supper with Expectations/dreams/hopes presentations from all boards, committees, groups, individuals. I am excited to see what everyone comes up with! Church Council will provide beverages and setup. Please bring the following: Alphabetically by last name – A-G brings munchies/salads/side dishes; H-P bring main dish items; Q-Z bring desserts! Clean up-everyone!

Sunday, March 25th – Journey to Jerusalem Worship of Drama, readings and music.

We also plan to have some Mission presentations dates TBD.

Thursday, March 29th- Maundy Thursday Worship at 7:00 pm.

Sunday, April 1st Easter Sunrise Worship at Skyline Farm with breakfast following? Then worship at NYCC at 9:30 am.

Rock Bottom – You are invited to write a word on a rock that represents what you are turning away from or turning toward this lent, or that reflects your feelings about the changes coming in the church or in your personal life. Use a word or draw a picture. The rocks will be placed on the communion table during lent. So please do a rock and put it on the communion table. Watch how our changing rocks will grow.

Missions – Missions has scheduled a meeting for Sunday, March 11 at 11:00 am

Pet Pantry Needs

Dry Dog Food, Dry Cat Food and Kitty Litter.

Food Pantry Needs

Laundry Detergent or Dish Detergent (medium sizes are better)


Upcoming Events

Wednesday, February 28 – Choir Rehearsal – 7:00 pm

Friday, March 2 – Friday Lunch – 11:30-1:00 pm

Saturday, March 3 – Game Night – 5:30 pm

Sunday,March 4– Youth Group – 11:00 am

Sunday, March 4– Christian Ed. – 11:00 am

Sunday, March 4 – Diaconate – 11:00 am

Tuesday, March 6 – Tuesday Gals – 10:00 am

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