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Don’t Ever Grow Weary Doing What is Right. Paraphrase of 2 Thessalonians 3: 13.
We hope that you’ll join us for worship at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday Mornings and stay for a social time afterward in our Fellowship Hall.
Holy Communion is celebrated on the first Sunday of each month. All are welcome to participate in this sacrament.
Nursery care is available every Sunday, and Sunday School is offered every Sunday during the school year.
MUSIC FROM EASTER SUNDAY ~ APRIL 21, 2019 : The Tower Ringers handbell choir and the Chancel Choir offered this music during the Easter Sunday worship service at the Second Congregational Church, UCC, in Newcastle, Maine. Jane Wilmot is the Minister of Music at the church and directs both choirs. Rev. Charlene C. Corbett is the pastor. Turn on your speakers. Enjoy.
SECOND CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH – CELEBRATING 175 YEARS – 2018 Year-in-Review
Enjoy this slide show of various events that took place during 2018. The slides were shown during worship on February 24, 2019. Thanks go to numerous shutterbugs for capturing the images, and to Hannah McGhee for bringing it all together. Turn on your speakers, sit back and enjoy!
SINGERS AND DINGERS ENJOY A VALENTINES DAY PARTY: Members of the Chancel Choir and the Handbell Choir took time between rehearsals on Thursday for a little Valentine’s Day Fun. Jane Wilmot choreographed the gathering … and was surprised by a Singing Valentine delivered by a quartet from the Nor’easters Barbershop Chorus. Not to be outdone, an impromptu “Singers & Dingers Accidental Quartet” also provided some musical entertainment.
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. Day Community Worship 1/21/2019 – video of service
2017 YEAR IN REVIEW: Here is the slide show that was shown during worship on January 28, 2018 ─ the year 2017 in review. Enjoy!
2016 YEAR IN REVIEW: Here is the slide show that was shown January 29, 2017 ─ the year 2016 in review.
THIS SUNDAY we will observe the 23rd Sunday after Pentecost. Pastor Char will lead us in worship, assisted by Jane Wilmot and the Chancel Choir for all things musical. Mary Bausch will read our scripture passages: Isaiah 65: 17-25 & 2 Thessalonians 3:6-13 . Pastor Char will share her sermon, “This New Way of Living”.
Cindy & Stewart Rhine will be our greeters in the Narthex and Arne Aho will greet at the elevator. Mike Stevens and Kitty Norton will be our ushers.
Whoever you are, Wherever you are on life’s journey, You are welcome here!
STEWARDSHIP/THANKSGIVING SUNDAY will be November 24th. Stewardship and pledge materials were mailed recently. Please prayerfully consider how you will support Second Congregational Church with your time, talent and treasure.
PHOTOS FROM LIFETOUCH – PLEASE PICK UP: Your photos are awaiting on Lucy’s desk in the church office: Bollings, Pfahlers.
JOHN ANDREWS OUTREACH FUND 2019: The application period for grants to be disbursed in 2019 closed as of 7/15/2019. Awards will be announced in the Fall.
Please visit our Outreach page for complete information about the Fund and the application process.