Stacks of food

Volunteers provide food bags for Newton children

With support from the Mission Committee, volunteers Randy Ellis, Anita Fisher, Joy Huber, and Lynn Scheller bought food, notepads, and pencils, and assembled bags of after-school treats for children in Newton–using countertops in the newly renovated church kitchen.  The volunteers enclosed notes in the bags reading “from friends at Newton Highlands Congregational Church” and delivered …

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A younger man walks up the stairs with an older man

Aging Well with Family and Community series set for fall 2020

A conversation at Newton Highlands Congregational Church, UCC This October through December, NHCC will offer a four-part community conversation with expert speakers encouraging us to think about How we and our parents want to age How to access community resources How to take charge of our end-of-life decisions Too often, end-of-life decisions are made by …

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Yoga classes at NHCC support City Mission Boston

Marian Reynolds, an NHCC member since 2002, has been teaching yoga at the church since 2011. Her classes began under the auspices of the Mission Committee; she donates the class fees to City Mission Boston’s A Lift Up, an intensive two-year homelessness prevention program designed for low-income single mothers and their children who are at risk of …

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