Regarding Individuals in the Hospital or Sick at Home
It would be greatly appreciated if you know of individuals or family members in the hospital or sick at home, to kindly inform the pastor, Rev. Harpster. He can be reached
either by phone at 802-875-8895 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
World Communion Sunday
World Communion Sunday is a celebration observed by numerous Christian denominations including the United Church of Christ and the United Methodist Church taking place on the first Sunday of every October, that promotes Christian unity and ecumenical cooperation. It focuses on an observance of the Eucharist. The tradition was begun in 1933 by the Reverend Hugh Thomson Kerr who ministered in the Shadyside Presbyterian Church, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
-Women’s Group - Every Wednesday at 10:00 A.M.
-World Communion Sunday – October 7
-Reformation Sunday, Dedication of Gifts – October 28
Offerings and other cash receipts for the weeks ending September 23 were $719.00 and September 30 were $1,467.00. The costs for each week are $1,155.00. (derived by dividing the annual budget by 52 weeks).
Jean Eggleston and Linda Alexander will do the Altar Guild duties for the month of October. Special thanks to Laura Caravatt for her beautiful flower arrangements.
A time of fellowship following the service of worship is held in the social hall. Coffee, juice and refreshments will be served.
Windham-Union Association Fall Meeting
The Windham-Union Association Fall Meeting will be held at Centre Congregational Church, Brattleboro, VT on Sunday, November 4 at 3:00 p.m.
There will be a short business meeting followed by a presentation from the
Reverend Scott Couper about the UCC Global Ministries.
All are invited to attend to learn more about the church’s outreach to various parts of the world.
Reformation Sunday, October 28th
On Reformation Sunday October 28th, Rev. Harpster will dedicate gifts to the church that have been made in the past year.
Members and friends of the church also have the opportunity to present monetary gifts in memory or in honor of individuals. A dedication form is provided below.
To be included in the bulletin for Reformation Sunday, all gifts should be made out to the United Church of Ludlow and be in the church office by Wednesday, October 24th.
For more information, you can speak with Anne Oakes, Receiver of Offerings.
Memorials for Reformation Sunday
In memory of
In honor of