We are now on our regular worship schedule with two services at 9 & 10:30 am. Sunday School is held at 8:45 a.m. Invite a friend or a new family to your church. All are welcome. Handicapped accessible. For more information, call the office.
UPPER PARKING LOT SPACES are reserved for handicap and senior members only on Sunday mornings. Questions?.....contact the church office.
THE WEISSERT BABY NURSERY is available during the 9 am worship service on the mid-level; follow the signs. The nursery is for infants up to age 3.
NACCC Website: www.naccc.org Check it out for the most recent issue of the Congregationalist and other national news.
FRIENDS & FAMILY COMMUNITY CENTER CAFE' is closed until the fall. Stay tuned for the announcement for our re-opening!
The first Sunday of the month is designated as "TWO-CAN" Sunday, but donations are accepted every week. Many familes have been helped by your generosity. Always needed are cereal, cans of soup, baked beans, vegetables, peanut butter, jelly, crackers, spaghetti sauce, tuna, canned fruit, pudding, and gelatin. Pasta, noodles, and rice are always helpful.
MONDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY/DISCUSSION GROUP
Discussions are always interesting and enlightening. Classes are held on Monday mornings at 10:00 a.m. in Fellowship Hall. We are currently studing a DVD series by Phillip Yancey. The class lasts one hour and is led by Rev. White. All are welcome to attend.
SCRIP Debit cards will be available for purchase after worship services. All the details including places of business participating are available on the Information Center table. This
ongoing fundraiser which will be of no extra cost to the purchaser will greatly benefit our Youth Missions Fund.
ONE HUNDRED & ELEVEN QUESTIONS & ANSWERS CONCERNING THE PILGRIMS is the name of an interesting and informative book written by William P. Muttart. Copies are available for purchase ($15) at the church office. All proceeds from the sale of the book will go to the church. We thank Bill for this donation. Bill is the grandson of The Rev. William L. Muttart, who served as Pastor of this church from 1922-1925.
Rehearsals are held Thursday evenings at 7 P.M. in Fellowship Hall. All are welcome to join us. Our Organist/Choir director Robin Lyon is the Director.
Rehearsals are held on Sundays from 10:00 - 10:25 A.M. in Room 13. Call Lee Ann Fessenden (886-2348) if you have any questions. Children in grades 2-6 are encouraged to attend.
Rehearsals are held in Room 2-4 Sunday mornings from 10:00 a.m. - 10:25 a.m. and will resume upon notice. Youth in grades 7-12 are encouraged to attend.
IS YOUR CHURCH PLEDGE UP TO DATE?
We appreciate your efforts at doing so during these months. If you have any questions about your pledge, please call the Financial Secretary, Sue Creamer (376-2731).
THE GIFT OF MUSIC
We are looking for people to purchase an anthem in honor or in memory of someone. The cost is usually no more than $60. If you are interested, please contact Robin Lyon.
COPIES OF THE 2016 ANNUAL REPORT
Are available on the Information Center table. Pick up a copy.
GREETERS & USHERS NEEDED are needed on Sunday morning. If you wish to serve as a greeter or usher, please contact Benicia Perry (376-6474) or Merrie Hedler (886-0466).
SOLOISTS, DUETS are needed. There is a sign-up sheet posted on the Information Center Bulletin Board if you can help. Musical offerings will be for the 9:00
service, except on the first and third Sunday of the month (during the fall/winter schedule), they will be needed at the 10:30 service.
To ensure the safety of vehicles entering the upper parking area on Sunday mornings, we ask that family members be dropped off in the lower parking lot whenever possible. This will keep
the driveway clear for incoming traffic.
INCLEMENT WEATHER CANCELLATIONS
Tune into WICH (1310 AM), WCTY (97.7 FM), WNLC (98.7 FM), WKNL (100.9 FM), television channel 3 by 8:00 a.m. or check our website, or church answering machine (887-4647). When Sunday school is cancelled, all activities that day will be cancelled; however, church is not cancelled unless specifically announced. When Sunday School is cancelled, a Children's Message will be presented during the church service.
Click on the link below for more details on the Lenten Bible Study!
LENTEN BIBLE STUDY
We are pleased to announce a special bible study program being held at Preston City Congregational Church throughout the Lenten Season nights from 6:00 – 7:30pm. We will begin each session by sharing a meal of bread and soup. After the meal and fellowship, we will turn our attention to God’s word. Throughout the six weeks of Lent, the Bible study will cover weekly aspects of the Christian life. Everyone is welcome.
Preston City Congregational Church
321 Route 164
Preston, CT 06365
Office: (860) 886-7200
Phone: (860) 887-4647
Fax: (860) 887-4647
Where Friends Become
Sunday Worship: 9 & 10:30 am
Sunday School: 8:45 am
Click on the link below for live webstreaming of our worship service!
Website contact: Barbara Perry