Norfield's Friday News Roundup
Special Mother's Day Edition!
Delivered to your inboxes on every Friday, you'll find "Norfield's Friday News Roundup!" This week, we've featured a "Special Mother's Day Edition" which we hope you'll enjoy! It's our way of wrapping up a busy week of Norfield happenings among our congregants and throughout the greater community! News submissions are welcomed and encouraged and can be submitted to Teri Gaberman at tgaberman@norfield.org. Thank You!
A Mother's Day Recipe to Enjoy!

In honor of Mother's Day, we've retrieved one of Norfield's Oldie but Goodie Recipes from its "Norfield Cooks" Cookbook! Today, we're featuring, "Cappuccino Brownies" by our beloved Jean Anne Barnes . It's a perfect recipe for the family to take part in and make a YUMMY treat for all to enjoy, especially MOM! Bon Appetit!
Coming Soon!
"How Does the Norfield Gary Garden Grow?"

Spring has sprung and so will the planting begin to take root in the Norfield Gary Garden. Stay tuned for more information and updates in addition to a pictorial montage of our garden!
SPOTLIGHT ON
NORFIELDERS IN ACTION SERIES!
featured this week is... TOYIN OKORO
Norfielder Toyin Okoro created a lovely Mother's Day project by designing and sowing masks for our Norfield seniors! The masks are being delivered to our seniors' mailboxes this weekend, so keep a look out for this special delivery! Toyin's masks are made from 100% organic cotton with sown in filters and are machine washable. She will soon be taking orders from the general public for designer masks with a portion of the proceeds benefiting charity. Stay tuned for details! God Bless You Toyin!
Discovery Hour Lesson
Sunday, May 10th

Dear Norfield Families,
This week's Discovery Hour lesson is "God's House."  The lesson is based on Lectionary readings that families can watch together. The Bible story, illustrations, and activities are based on Spark House's "Activate Faith Lectionary Sunday School Lessons." Click on the link below for the lesson.

Have a Blessed Mother's Day Weekend!
Penny
Gather together as a family to worship with us online every Sunday morning at 10am via the Norfield Congregational Church YouTube Channel o r website: www.norfield.org

Join us this Sunday, May 10th for the Fifth Sunday of Easter - Mother's Day with the Rev. Dr. Bernard R. Wilson , preaching, "5 Things I Learned from Mama" with Scripture Readings from Psalm 145: 1-14 (MSG) and Matthew 11: 16-19; 25-30.
Norfield Prayer Cards in your Inbox!
The Norfield Clergy and Staff are continuing their tradition, during weekly Tuesday staff meetings, of lifting up in prayer those within our congregation and beyond by sending Norfield prayer cards via email rather than conventional mail. So, be sure to check your inbox for a prayer card coming soon and remember to keep the faith!
Pivot Ministries Needs Your Help!
Long-time Norfield beneficiary, Pivot Ministries is in desperate need of various grocery items to sustain their meal service for its residents. When you're out and about shopping for Mom, please consider picking up an item or two for Pivot Ministries. Please see below the list of needed items. Kindly drop off all items in the designated Donation Bin located outside the Norfield Church Office on or before Sunday, May 10th at 12noon .

If you have any questions, please contact Dave MacWilliams at dmacwill919@gmail.com. THANK YOU!!!


  Items Needed:
8 AND 12 INCH FLOUR TORTILLAS 
FIRST AID KIT 
ASSORTED POTATO CHIPS 
BRICK CHEESE (CHEDDAR ,SWISS , MONTERAY JACK)
CANNED VEGETABLES (GREEN BEANS AND CORN)
CHICKEN BREASTS 
CHICKEN WINGS 
CHOPPED OR MINCED GARLIC IN OIL
CORN STARCH
DRY CILANTRO 
DRY PARSLEY 
WHOLE PEELED GARLIC CLOVES 
FETA AND BLEU CHEESE CRUMBLES FOR SALADS
GARLIC POWDER
HEAVY DUTY PAPER OR PLASTIC PLATES AND BOWLS
HEAVY DUTY PLASTIC, FORKS, SPOONS AND KNIVES
HOT DOG AND HAMBURGER ROLLS (5 DOZEN of EACH)
MARGARINE
MAYONNAISE 
NAPKINS
OATMEAL (PLAIN) 
SALT
SHREDDED MOZZARELLA CHEESE
SLICED WHITE AMERICAN CHEESE 
SUGAR
WAX PAPER 

Ready for some family fun? If so, please join us for a

Virtual Family BINGO Night  via  ZOOM!

TONIGHT!
Friday, May 8th at 7:00pm

The Norfield Fellowship Committee is hosting a night of family fun for all to enjoy...BINGO!! It'll be virtual via ZOOM and here's how to sign up to join the fun!

To begin, please click on the link below to print out the BINGO Cards ((4) per family which can be reused for multiple rounds and can be printed in advance):



Next, you'll see the following prompts to register to play:


*You've been invited to play 1-75 Number Bingo.
*You have been allocated 4 BINGO Cards.
*Enter your email address to receive the links
to your BINGO Cards.

 [Join Game]



QUESTIONS
Why do I need to enter my email address?
  To make sure each player gets the right number of BINGO Cards.
And, so you can find the links to your BINGO Cards again easily.


What will they do with my email address?
      They will not send you marketing emails, newsletters, or sell your email address to anyone. Your email address will  ONLY  be used to send you the links to your BINGO Cards. 

The organizer of the game will be able to see your email address and which BINGO Cards have been allocated to you. 

When this BINGO Game expires, they will delete your email address from their system. 

For any additional questions, please contact  Anne Troxell Fellowship Chair  via email at:  troxellanne@me.com.


Following your registration to play, you  MUST  click on the ZOOM link (no password is necessary) below to join the Family BINGO Night event!

Join Zoom Meeting:

Meeting ID: 771 782 3936

or

One Tap Mobile:
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Dial by your Location:
      +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
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     +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
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Meeting ID: 771 782 3936


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Hope you'll join us!
 PIZZA! PIZZA!

Make the night complete with ordering a family fan favorite -  Pizza!  from  Milestone.  Support this local small business owned by Norfielders - Peter & Andi Fine! www.milestonect.com
BINGO PRIZES!

Prizes for the winning families will be a bag of delicious homemade cookies by  Dough & Co.,  a small business owned by Norfielder  Christina Mattinson . The bags will be delivered to your mailboxes!  Please visit Dough & Co. at www.doughandcompany.com

Norfield Congregational Church
64 Norfield Rd. Weston,CT 06883
203.227.7886 www.norfield.org