Weekly News for March 7

Council meeting scheduled for tonight has been canceled. We have rescheduled it for Sunday after church, although there may be another meeting
scheduled, we’ll do the best we can. We don’t have a huge agenda………1) establishing a master meeting schedule, ( which we need badly) 2) prepping somewhat for the dinner/conversation meeting on the 16th.

Easter Morning Breakfast !!!!!! I usually don’t ask for help on this event but folks always ask “what can I do?” So, my thoughts…….I want to bring delicious bagels and cream cheese, bacon and sausage. Will a few of you fill in with breakfast casseroles, fruit , juice or whatever might be enjoyed by about 35-40′ hungry for breakfast’ eaters? I’ll do set up and dishes and I know some of you will help with clean-up! Right? Jeanne

Due to the snow storm, Thursday afternoon Bible study will not meet this week. We will start on Thursday March 15th at 2pm

Save the date– our youth group is organizing an all church talent show for Saturday evening May 19th. So be thinking what talent you can share – it should be fun!

Choir is also canceled for tonight.

Daylight Saving Time Begins
Remember to change your clocks ahead by one hour this Saturday night. Daylight Saving Time begins on Sunday, March 11.

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.

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

Saturday, March 10 – Pet Place Pantry – 9:00 am

Sunday,March 11– Drama Club– 11:00 am

Sunday, March 11– Missions – 11:00 am

Sunday, March 11 – Trustees – 11:00 am

Sunday, March 11 – Council – 11:00 am

Tuesday, March 13 – Tuesday Gals – 10:00 am

Wednesday, March 14– Choir Rehearsal – 7:00 pm

 

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