Palm Sunday: A video of the Palm Sunday worship service will be posted here on Sunday, April 5.
Maundy Thursday: You’re invited to have a soup supper at home, and set up your tablet, laptop, or phone for a worship service by Zoom. If you can, make sure your device is on a table, this way, we can all see each other from “across” the table and be seating together as if we are all joined together at one table! We’ll also share Communion virtually in this service, too. Get Zoom access information from your E-News or email email@example.com
Good Friday: A Good Friday video will be shared here, on Facebook, and through email on Friday, April 10.
Meditation Packet: If you’re interested in a resource for personal reflection, please email firstname.lastname@example.org…
Currently, all in-person gatherings are cancelled until further notice. We’re taking measures to practice physical distancing, and in doing so we’re increasing our “social activity” instead through other means. There’s a lot of emotions, anxiety, worry, and confusion these days. As a church, we are here for each other. Read on to find out how you can stay connected.
Receive our weekly E-News. If you don’t already, make sure you do. Sign up to receive weekly updates about how to get connected, especially as all our programming goes virtual. Email email@example.com get signed up or call the church office at 781-944-0205.
Join us on Sundays at 10 am for Virtual Worship.
Either go to our Facebook page to watch on Facebook Live or sign up for our e-news to get information to watch via Zoom.
Need a spiritual break in the middle of the week? Rev. Emelia will offer a virtual mid-week meditation via Zoom and Facebook Live on Wednesdays at 5 PM.
“Church To Go” is a document you can download and print out. It’s like a worship service, but one you can do at home with others or just by yourself. It includes prayer, scripture, a poem, and activities. Can’t download or don’t have a printer at home? We can mail you or deliver one for you. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you a parent of a teen? Old South UMC and First Congregational Church are hosting a joint Confirmation class January-May of 2020! We’ll be going over the program, expectations, and getting to know one another better at a potluck dinner on Sunday, Dec. 15th, at 6pm at Old South UMC. …
Join us on Sunday, Dec. 15th at 11:30 am for a light lunch, and learn more about First Congregational Church of Reading, what the United Church of Christ is, and ask questions about what it means to become a member of our church. Our next Joining Sunday will be Sunday, January 12th, 2020. Email Rev. Emelia if you’re interested email@example.com…
On December 1, Bev Erickson could definitely use help laying out cookies, making hot chocolate, and greeting people at various entrances here at the church for Cocoa and Cookies. Please speak with her for more information. …