Weekly news & announcements
April 15, 2021
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Recorded Service This Sunday
This Sunday we will post a PRERECORDED Liturgy of the Word at 10am on our website, Facebook page, and YouTube Channel. We will send an email with the live links at 9:45am on Sunday morning.
Regathering for Worship in our Sacred Space
The Diocese of Massachusetts released a pastoral letter today with updated Covid-19 guidelines. Our Worship and Arts Team, Regathering Team, and Vestry will be incorporating this latest guidance from our Bishops in the planning of our worship for the coming months. In the next week or two, stay tuned for a plan for Christ Church, grounded in our desire to be together as well as in best current scientific understanding. 
B-LOVE Grocery Bags
We have volunteered to collect 25 bags of groceries for B-LOVE. Sign up here to donate a bag and view the shopping list here. 19 down, 6 to go! Bags can be dropped at Donna Vello's house before May 4.

Thank you for your generosity--a great way to love our neighbors.
TRIVIA THANKS
Thanks to all who participated in Trivia Night last Thursday. It was a BLAST!

Congratulations to the winning team: "Hope Springs Eternal" with Dusty Hecker, Hope Anderson, Denise DeGroff, and Joe Sweeney.

Stay tuned for a rematch....
For Patriot’s Day Weekend, the office will be remote this Friday, April 16 and close at noon. The office reopens Tuesday, April 20 at 9am.
Be a Lector From Your Home
Our technological capacity is growing! We can now import recorded video into our live-streamed services. If you would like to lector, but aren't comfortable coming into Church, you can record from home and send us the video. Email the office to learn more.
Safe Church
As part of our commitment to foster healthy and sustainable ministry in our Congregations, the Diocese sponsors simple, on-line training modules to help us make sure the Church is a safe space for all. The modules are required for some (clergy, teachers, and staff, for example) others are strongly encouraged, all are invited. Contact Nick to learn more.
Beyond the Parish
Pax Christi Spring Retreat This Saturday 10:30-12
In the face of converging social and ecological crises, how do we maintain courage and hope? Through a mix of presentations and small groups, the Rev. Margaret Bullit-Jonas will explore a framework for the heart to help us become compassionate leaders. Email paxchristima@gmail.com to register for learn more.
80th General Convention Reports
The reports for the 80th General Convention, commonly referred to as “Blue Book reports,” will be posted on the convention website starting in April.
Episcopal Church Year in the Life web series explores challenges of past year
A Year in the Life is a new web series from The Episcopal Church premiers April 20. Watch the trailer their website or Facebook page.
View Regathering Team and COVID-19 Updates here.
If you or someone in your family is in the hospital or in need of pastoral care, please call the church office so that our clergy or the Pastoral Response Ministry team may be notified and tend to the need.
The office number is (781) 444-1469, and you can reach Nick at ext. 113.