January Bible Study

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY
JANUARY 9th and 23rd
6:00 p.m.
The men will continue to study the book, “Ordering Your Private World” by Gordon McDonald.

WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY
JANUARY 8th and 22nd
7:00 p.m.
The women will finish studying the Book of Philippians on January 8th and will decide on the 8th what they would like to study next.

304th Annual Meeting

The 304th Annual Meeting of the First Congregational Church will be held on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at noon, preceded by a pot luck luncheon, 11:00 a.m. for the purpose of:
1. Hearing reports for 2019
2. Adopting a budget for 2020
3. Elections of new Officers, Board & Committee members for 2020
4. Hearing any other business, which may properly come before the meeting
Copies of the annual report will be available in the Narthex and Fellowship Hall on Sunday, January 19, 2020 after the service.
All members and friends are urged to attend

Christmas Cantata: Carols from Many Lands

Our Christmas Cantata was held on Sunday, December 8th, 2019 at 9:30 am. This special performance by the choir featured “Carols from Many Lands”. The congregation joined the choir for many beautiful Christmas carols from around the world. We invite you to listen.

santa_lucia_smA Christmas Gloria Spain
As Ancient Sunlight Indian
Twas in the Moon of Wintertime Native America (Huron Indian)
Listen to first three

Still, Still, Still Austria
O Sing a Song* England
Rock-A-Bye, My Dear Little Boy* Czechoslovakia
Infant Holy, Infant Lowly* Poland
Child in the Manger* Ireland
A Manger Filled with Love    USA – Sally DeFord
On a Day when Men were Counted Korea
Sing a Different Song Scotland

Narrative-The Legend of Santa Lucia
Santa Lucia Italy
He is Born, the Child Divine Poland
Christ is Born, Sing Glory to God French Melody

Benediction Pastor Doug
Postlude: Let There be Peace on Earth* USA

*Sung by the congregation and the choir