Welcome Light, Service & Table Come join our faith community. We are an open and affirming church. This means we actively support diversity in all its forms. See Open and Affirming statement. We welcome everyone into the fellowship and service of our congregation. Our Sunday Worship and Sunday School is at 10:00 a.m. (9:30 a.m. during the summer months) Our mission is to grow in our relationships with God and those around us. We find God in the teachings of Jesus Christ and the Holy Scriptures, in service to others, and in the celebration and commemoration of the important milestones in the life of our families and communities. See our Beliefs. “Whoever you are and wherever you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here! What’s the BUZZ at FCC ? October 18, 2018 SATURDAY October 20th at 9 am There will be a memorial service for Robert B. Berglund of Foxboro. His Parents where residents of Sharon and were married in this church. Pastor Carol will be the officiant. SUNDAY, October 21th , Worship Begins 10 am – Communion Service Hymns: “Blessed Assurance, Jesus Is Mine!”, “Tell me the stories of Jesus”, “Open My Eyes, That I May See”, “Amazing Grace” Choir Anthem: John 9: 1 – 41 Scripture: John 9: 1 – 41; Lay Reader: Cynthia Cash and friends Sermon: “Blind From Birth”, Pastor Carol Steinbrecker preaching Deacon of the Month: Clare Lemovitz Organist: Margaret Clark Choir Director: Jeanne Lucas Friendship Hour Hosts: The Harris Family: Phil, Junko and Kari Everyone is always welcome to receive communion at this church, whether you are a member or not. NEW MEMBER INFORMATION TEA, SUNDAY, OCT. 21 If you have been thinking about joining the church or if you would like to learn more about the UCC, more about our mission and outreach activities, more about how we make decisions and get things done, come join us on Sunday, October 21 immediately after church in the Parlor. The Deacons and Pastor Carol will be hosting an informational meeting for all who are interested in learning more about who we are as a community of faith. Refreshments will be provided. Attending this meeting does not create an obligation to join! PANTRY SOUP HAS BEGUN IT’S 7th SEASON On Monday October 22ndth we will bake another batch of Beef Vegetable Soup! Choppers at 10 am, packers at 2 pm. Donations of corn bread, cookies, vegetables of all kinds, and beef broth are always welcome. Come every time to help out or just come when you can. We are always in need of packers. We couldn’t do it with out the support of so many who help make it successful from the donators, packers, choppers, bakers, and delivery people! You are all awesome! BAZZAR UPDATE: The banners have had the dates and times changed to reflect: December 1st, 9 am to 2:30 pm. The cheese has been order from Grafton Cheese Company – which was recently featured on Cornicle! And the Maple syrup has been ordered from Diane Blair’s cousin in Vermont! NOVEMBER 1st DOORWAYS Articles for the next exciting issue of Doorways must be into the office Monday by October 29th. We have a lot going on!