November 11 - November 17, 2018 - Veteran's Day
News & Notes from North Church
Following Sunday morning’s service, please join us for refreshment and fellowship in the parlor. Join us for our Fall Festival set-up following hospitality Sunday morning . Light luncheon will be served.
 
This week at North Church:

  • Ladies of Evening Fall Festival set-up ,Tuesday, November 13, 5:00 p.m.
  • Choir Rehearsal, Wednesday, November 14, 7:00 p.m.
  • Fall Festival! Saturday, November 17, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

November is Stewardship Month! Your 2019 pledge is important to the life of North Church. Please drop your card in the collection plate or church office. Your Stewardship Committee thanks you!

" In Flanders Fields the poppies blow.
-John McCrae                    
“11.11.11. 1918” -Pastor Koenig
"I Am A Promise" Family Worship!
Dates Below - 9:30 - 9:55 AM
Join us for an intergenerational family time, singing and celebrating God’s Love.  

9:30 – 9:55 a.m.

  • November 11 and 18
  • December 9
Food Bank Volunteers needed
Fridays in December, 10 AM - 2 PM
Sign up on the hall bulletin board or contact Cindi Hughes to help Woodbury families in need.
Thanksgiving and Memorial Service
November 18, 10:00 AM
Please join us for our Thanksgiving and Memorial Worship Service at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 18. We will give thanks for the blessings in our lives and also celebrate the lives of the Saints of our church who passed away this year in a special Service of Remembrance. We hope you will be able to attend.
Hymn Sing
Sunday, November 18, 3:00 PM
We are having a Hymn Sing on Sunday, November 18, at 3:00 p.m. in the parlor. This get-together is open to the community; invite a friend or two and join us!
Interfaith Thanksgiving Service
Tuesday, November 20, 7 PM
St. James Lutheran Church, Southbury
The Interfaith Thanksgiving Service will be held on Tuesday, November 20, 7:00 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, Southbury.
First Church to Hold Thanksgiving Dinner
Thursday, November 22, 2018, 12PM - 2PM
First Church is hosting a Thanksgiving Dinner on Thanksgiving Day from 12PM - 2PM. The meal is free but attendees must sign up in advance.

Volunteers are needed for set up the day before, food donations (drop off by 11AM), servers on the buffet, and clean up.

For more information contact Skip Jaret.
Hanging of the Greens
December 2, 4 PM - 7 PM
Come lend a hand at North Church!

Advent is almost here, and you don’t want to miss the annual “Hanging of the Greens” on Dec. 2, from 4 to 7 p.m.  Preparations have begun! 

Sign-up sheets are available after worship each Sunday. Sign up to help decorate, and please let us know what you plan to bring for the pot-luck “Festive Board” meal, which begins around 5:30 p.m. In addition, we are seeking a team of people to help staff the kitchen that day, organizing and coordinating the dinner items that will be brought. Please contact Pat Gage if you would like to take this on. 

There’s lots to do that day! Come when you can, leave when you must ! Plan to join your North Church family as we prepare for this special holiday season!
Order Stop & Shop Cards Now for Holiday Shopping!
Don’t delay, order your Stop & Shop cards this week so you can have them in time to do the big Thanksgiving purchases. Click here to download the order form.

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