First Congregational Church Canterbury CT

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First Congregational Church of Canterbury

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Upcoming Events and activities:


BIBLE STUDY:

The November Bible Study will be based on the book of Ruth. We will be reading a bible study book called, The Gospel of Ruth.


Bible study is held on Monday mornings at 10 AM




VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:



Canterbury Cares: Donations Needed:

Thanksgiving feast items are requested for the month of November… stuffing mix, canned pumpkin, cranberry sauce, gravy, canned corn and peas, baking staples: flour, sugar, baking powder. Items needed by Sunday November 19th.



BREAD BAKING:

"It's that time of year again when we get ready for the upcoming holiday celebrations! In your preparation if you'd like to give thanks by giving back to others, please consider baking a bread or two for Canterbury Cares food pantry recipients. Please also let Pam Kerouack-Warner know through email or phone if you'd like to participate in this effort (pkwarner@charter.net; 860-465-7926) so we'll have enough for all. Thank you for your thoughtful consideration!"



COMMUNITY MEAL:

Monday November 27th will be our next turn to serve the dinner at First Baptist Churches soup kitchen. Volunteers are needed to prepare the meal (3:30-5:30), serve the meal (5:30-7), and donate desserts and other food items. More information is on the bulletin board in Hart Hall.