Church Office Hours Next Week
Monday, April 15 - Friday, April 19
Tuesday – Thursday
8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Friday, April 19
Schedule For Holy Week
Thursday, April 18 - Maundy Thursday
7:30 pm Communion Service
Friday, April 19 - Good Friday
7:30 pm Service
Sunday, April 21 - Easter Sunday
8:30 am Worship (includes a children's message)
10 am Worship
The Nursery will be open (for children 3 years and younger) at both Easter services. We are asking for your help as we plan for staffing. Please sign your child(ren) up for the time at which they will be in the Nursery.
Prayerful Yoga at UCC Medfield Tuesdays at 8:30 am & Thursdays at 7 pm
Relax, stretch, breathe and prayerfully move through alignment-based yoga poses with Tayne Quinn. All are welcome, no experience necessary! There is a $5 charge per class ~ proceeds support Flying Kites. Meeting Thursdays from 7 pm - 8 pm (no class April 18th.) Contact Tayne with questions. Meeting in the Great Room
Egg Coloring and Card Making for Woods Mullen Shelter - Friday, April 19 from 3:30 pm - 5 pm in Fellowship Hall
Soup to Go will be serving lunch at the Woods Mullen shelter on Saturday. Help make our visit extra special by joining us in Fellowship Hall, to make Easter cards and color Easter eggs for the women at the shelter. We are also asking for much needed donations of women's underwear (especially size L and XL) and backpacks of any kind. All are welcome! Learn more about Soup to Go and other ways you can support this important ministry.
Next Date for Soup to Go - Saturday, April 20
Kids ages 10 and up are invited to cook with us! Please consider signing up today. Women's Underwear Donations Needed for Woods Mullen -
Our friends at the Woods Mullen Shelter need our help. During Bingo last Saturday, the underwear prizes went quickly and many of the women were disappointed because they desperately need new underwear. They also need backpacks. Please consider donating some packages of women's underwear (especially size L and XL) or gently used backpacks this week. There is a Soup to Go bin in the Lobby and the church is open this week Tuesday - Thursday 8:30 am - 12:30 pm. Donations may also be dropped off at the Egg Coloring and Card Making event on Friday from 3:30 pm - 5 pm in Fellowship Hall. Thank you!
New Life Furniture Bank UCC Volunteer Day - Saturday, April 20
New Life is looking for volunteers this Saturday to man their truck
and pick up furniture from donors’ homes so they can continue to provide for individuals and families coming out of homelessness. Please take a moment and sign up today or contact Wendy Greaves with questions.
Robert and Joan Wood Scholarship Forms Due Wednesday, May 1
Any student who is a member of UCC Medfield and is planning a career in either nursing or ministry may apply. Please fill out an application and return to the Church Office by Tuesday, May 1.
City Mission Boston Lights Gala - Thursday, May 2 from 6 pm - 10 pm at the Four Seasons
UCC Medfield via the Missions Team is sponsoring a table of ten at City Mission Boston's upcoming gala. Follow this link to sign up if you would like to attend to learn more about City Mission and their meaningful work in our community. Contact Jamie O'Loughlin with questions.
Senior High Fellowship Car Wash Fundraiser - Saturday, May 4 from 10 am - 2 pm
SHF is hosting a car wash to reach their $11,000 fundraising goal for San Diego 2019 this summer! Come down behind Town Hall anytime between 10 am-2 pm. Hang out and talk with our students about the trip, while we get you a squeaky clean car!
Cinco De Mayo Brunch - Sunday, May 5 After Worship
Join us for another delicious brunch on Cinco de Mayo after worship in Fellowship Hall. Details and sign ups coming soon!
Join the UCC Medfield Trail Blazers for the New Life 5k Trail Run - Saturday, May 11 at 9 am
Calling all runners, joggers, walkers, and everyone in between! Join the UCC Medfield Trail Blazers for the New Life 5k Trail Run on Saturday, May 11th. Let's enjoy the scenic Medfield State Hospital trails together, while supporting a great cause. All ages are welcome! Sign up here and select "UCC Medfield Trail Blazers" from the team "Join a team" drop down menu. The New Life Furniture Bank of MA helps restore hope, dignity, and stability by recycling donated furniture and household goods to people in need.
Practice Hospitality - Romans 12:13
There is a role for everyone! Do you have the gift of hospitality? Host a Coffee Hour and support our warm community. Do you like serving with a team? Partner with family, friends, or a Small Group. Do you just love to create delicious treats? Volunteer to contribute a NUT FREE food item. Do you enjoy yummy food and lively conversation? Be our guest! Find out more details and sign up today.
Welcome to Adam Feldman, our New Accompanist!
A graduate of Berklee College of Music, Adam is a professional pianist, arranger and composer who has performed throughout New England, the U.S and abroad, both as a soloist and a member of ensembles. A music educator at Northeastern University and Boston College, Adam also freelances as a soloist at The Four Seasons Hotel, The Ritz Carlton, The Copley Plaza and other notable establishments, and performs with various ensembles in the Boston area. Adam has served as an accompanist at several churches in the Boston area, and his imaginative arrangements have been showcased on various recordings, jingles and CD’s. We are thrilled to have him join our music ministry!
Mobile Giving at UCC Medfield
Give your offering via your smartphone. Text UCCMedfield to 77977.
The Medfield Food Cupboard – April Update
This month the Medfield food cupboard is looking for kid friendly cereal, packs of individual snacks (granola bars, cheese and crackers, etc.), jam, jelly, canned fruit (in juice), applesauce 6 packs, and canned vegetables (low sodium please!) Thanks to the community's generosity, we are currently fully stocked on soup. We try to be specific so that people know what we really need, but as always, any donations are greatly appreciated. Please place your donations in the baskets located in the corner of the Lobby marked for the Food Cupboard. Next distribution dates are April 25 and May 9. The Food Cupboard is always looking for volunteers to help sort and distribute the donations. Check out their website at www.medfieldfoodcupboard.org.
Please do not park in either the back or front parking lots at Park Street Books during Sunday worship or other Church related events. They open on Sundays at 10 am.
2019 at a glance
April 18 Maundy Thursday
7:30 pm Communion Service
April 19 Egg Coloring and Card Making Event from 3:30 pm - 5 pm
Good Friday Service at 7:30 pm
April 21 Easter Sunday
8:30 am (with Children's Message)
April 23 Prayerful Yoga at 8:30 am
April 25 Prayerful Yoga at 7 pm
April 28 Thomas Upham House Service
April 30 Prayerful Yoga at 8:30 am
May 1 Robert & Joan Wood Scholarship Forms Due
May 2 Prayerful Yoga at 7 pm
May 4 Senior High Fellowship Car Wash
Fundraiser from 10 am - 2 pm
May 5 Cinco de Mayo Brunch after worship
May 7 Prayerful Yoga at 8:30 am
May 9 Prayerful Yoga at 7 pm
May 11 UCC Medfield Trail Blazers New Life 5k Trail Run at 9 am
May 12 Kindergarten Bible Presentation
Thomas Upham House Service
May 14 Prayerful Yoga at 8:30 am
May 16 Prayerful Yoga at 7 pm
May 21 Prayerful Yoga at 8:30 am
May 23 Prayerful Yoga at 7 pm
May 26 Thomas Upham House Service
May 30 Prayerful Yoga at 7 pm
June 9 5th Grade Crossing Over Ceremony
All Church Picnic
Thomas Upham House Service
June 23 Thomas Upham House Service