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The office will be closed on Monday, January 20 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Thomas Upham House Service - This Sunday, January 19
Meet in the Lobby at 11:10 am to walk over for a prayer service based on the prayers of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The service will run from 11:20 am - 12 pm and be led by Rev. Mary Poole, with Tim Borchers as guitarist and song leader. Readers and singers are needed, as are caring folks to greet the residents and gather their prayer concerns. Please RSVP to Mary Poole before Sunday if you plan to attend.
Cradles to Crayon Packaging Party - Next Wednesday, January 22 from 9:30 am - 11 am
Join us next Wednesday, January 22 in Fellowship Hall for a Cradles to Crayons Packaging Party. We have lots of socks and underwear that need to be packaged for winter kids packs. All are welcome! Contact Susan Holbrook with questions or interest.
UCC Medfield Annual Meeting - Sunday, January 26
The Annual Meeting is very important to the life of our congregation and is where big decisions are discussed and finalized. Join us in the Great Room immediately following worship for this year's Annual Meeting. Please note, a simple lunch will be served, there will be games and activities for children ages 5+ in the Map Room, and the Nursery will be open for kids under age 5 during the meeting. Read the 2020 Warrant.
Deadline to Register for the All Church Retreat is Next Sunday,
We can't wait to get away to Newport with all ages of UCC Medfield! We will benefit from messages delivered by Nate Parks, a nationally recognized speaker and consultant and President and CEO of Camp Berea in New Hampshire. Nate is sure to inspire us from stories in the scriptures and from his own life. We'll have lots of fun with special group challenges! Other things to look forward to: Youth and Children's programming, Talent Show, the pool, service projects, new friends of all ages, and much, much more! Don't miss this special event. If you would like to be matched with a roommate for the retreat, email our logistics leader Rosemary Cunningham. The deadline to register is next Sunday, January 26. Sign up today!
UCC Women's Ministry Bunco Night - Thursday, February 6 from 7 pm - 9:30 pm
Happy New Year from the Women’s Ministry Team. Mark your calendars! We are starting the year off with a Bunco evening, hosted by Wendy Greaves. Thank you Wendy! No skill required. Bring friends and come to socialize and meet other women in our UCC Medield community. Follow this link for details and to sign up or email Alex Compton with questions. We hope you can join us!
Photos From Pizza and Game Night 5th Edition
Thank you to all who joined us for Pizza and Game night last Friday evening. What a great time of fellowship and fun. Check out the pictures here.
2020 Message From the Stewardship Team
Thank you very much for your generosity in December. We are in the process of creating a final giving report for 2019. The 2020 annual budget will be reviewed at the upcoming annual meeting. Your pledges fund the ministries that are represented in the budget. Thanks to all of you who have submitted a pledge. If you have not made a pledge for 2020, please prayerfully consider it and submit it as soon as you can.
Soup to Go - Saturday, January 25
Ages 18+ are welcome to serve at the shelter. Follow this link to sign up or contact Art Davies with questions. Donations and Cards Needed.
Luncheon Group invites all "mature mods" (men and women) to join them on the first Monday of each month at noon in UCC Medfield's Fellowship Hall for conversation and a delicious hot meal. Please contact Monica Bushnell with interest.
Service Opportunities at UCC Medfield
Whether it's joining a small group, helping in the kitchen with hospitality, or greeting people at the front door, we want UCC Medfield to be a place where people are using their time and talents to connect to God's purposes. Take some time to browse some of the ways you can get involved, or contact Pastor Karen for more information. Our Greeting Ministry and Fellowship Team, in particular, are actively looking for volunteers to help out on Sundays. Joining a ministry is also one of the best ways to get to know people and get plugged into our community.
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 Tuesdays from 8:30 am - 9:30 am and Thursdays from 7 pm - 8 pm in the Great Room. Contact Tayne with questions.
The Medfield Food Cupboard – January Update
The following are the Medfield Food Cupboard's current needs:
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.