Fall Harvest Pot Luck Supper, November 4

Come one, come all! On Friday November 4th, the Board of Deacons will be sponsoring our annual Fall Harvest Pot Luck supper. Please bring a main dish or a salad. The Deacons will supply beverages, coffee, tea and dessert. November 4th 6:00 p.m. Fellowship Hall A sign-up sheet is posted…

Stephen Ministry

    “We don’t walk behind you, pushing and shoving. We don’t walk ahead of you, pulling and tugging. We walk beside you, caring and loving.”   When we reflect on what a Stephen Minister is and does, several descriptions come to mind. A Stephen Minister is a conduit between God…

Church Fair – August 27

Our Church Fair coincides with the Annual Westbrook Fife & Drum Corps Muster, which is one of the largest invitational muster parades in the world! At the Fair we have baked goods for sale, as well as jewelry, food, collectables, clothes, books, and a tag sale on the church lawn.…

Vacation Bible School 2011

Where Kids Carry Out God’s Recipe July 25-29, 2011 Shake it Up Café’s original recipe for VBS fun: Begin with mounds of Bible fun Pour in plenty of creative crafts Mix in sizzling science Sprinkle with sports Season with snacks Spread with rockin’ music And cover with God’s love! In…

Other Summer Christian Camp Opportunities

You can receive information and/or register for the following camps on-line. Also, Julia Manners has additional information in her office for many of these camp programs and can put you in touch with members of our church family who have attended each of these camps. Silver Lake (Sharon, CT) youth and…

Micro-finance & Kiva.org

The eighth grade confirmation class each year helps re-lend money in our micro-finance account with kiva.org.  To learn more, visit our lender page on kiva.org http://www.kiva.org/lender/westcongchurch

Flock of Hope

The Board of Christian Education extends its appreciation to all who participated in this year’s Heifer campaign. We, as a church, exceeded our goal and preliminary counts show that we raised enough to send 52 Flocks of Hope to the people of Nepal! Special thanks to the Sunday School teachers,…

Education & Youth

A beacon for youth and families We want all young people who come through our doors to have an experience that draws them closer to God’s love for them in Jesus Christ. We are dedicated to being a “beacon for youth and families” in our community and in people’s lives.…

Sunday School

Sunday School runs from Rally Day (1st Sunday after Labor Day) through Children’s Day (2nd Sunday in June) during the second half of the 10:15 worship service. Sunday School is for children from preschool through the seventh grade. We began a new curriculum last year, which our teachers are very…

Nursery

During the 10:15 worship service, nursery care is available for babies and toddlers from birth through age three. We are occasionally in need of additional caretakers. Please let us know if you feel called to volunteer. The nursery is open from 10:00 – 11:30 each Sunday morning. There is also…