The Reverend June Cooper

The Reverend June Cooper will preach in January

Newton Highlands Congregational Church worshippers will be treated to services led by the Reverend June Cooper in January 2022 while the Reverend Ken Baily enjoys a brief sabbatical. Several services will also include special music. Reverend Cooper has more than thirty years of management experience in health and human services and community organizing. She retired …

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Sunday Worship: 2 January 2022

Prelude Praeludium, Mvt 1 from Pastorale BWV 590 J.S. Bach (1685-1750) “Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern” (How lovely shines the Morning Star) J. Pachelbel (1653-1706) Welcome Call to Worship *Opening Hymn No. 22 “Angels, from the Realms of Glory” *Prayer of Invocation and New Light (unison) Holy God, we come to You, in these darkest …

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Collecting chickens to help Heifer

Cluck, cluck, cluck! How many baby chicks can we collect? In early 2022, the Christian Education team will help children and youth offer baby chick cutouts that can be purchased for $1.00 and pasted on a special “chick” board.  We will sell chicks and collect money until the end of February. Then we will tally …

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Advent elves spruce up sanctuary

Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by doing so some people have entertained angels without knowing it. Hebrews 13: 2 Led by Worship & Spritual Life Committee co-chair Amanda Ketchpaw, deacons and other volunteers wiped down pews, prepared candles, and hung wreaths on Sunday, December 19, 2021 to prepare the sanctuary for …

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Spirit of Christmas shines for children and youth

With planning, set up, and direction by Ms. Wendy Donnell, director of Christian Education, children and youth gathered in the Great Hall on Sunday, December 19, 2021, for and hour of fellowship and fun actitivies in the spirit of the Christmas season. Participants were treated to a ball toss, drawing and coloring, removable tattoos, and …

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Join worship on Christmas eve 2021–outdoors at 4:30 p.m., online at 7:30 p.m.

Following faithful guidance and good sense, NHCC will offer two safe worship services on Friday, December 24, 2021, as follows: 4:30 p.m.: At the doors of the church on the lawn: Scripture, carols, and candles in the wind. Remember the story of Jesus’ birth from Luke 2, and pause to praise God. 7:30 p.m.: Online …

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