December 12, 2017
Rev. Kelle Brown preaches Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017
Third Sunday of Advent
John 1:6-8, 19-28
We welcome Shelton Youth Group at both Services
The church building will be closed Monday, December 25. The church office will be closed Tuesday, December 26.
Joys, Concerns, Events and Announcements
Attention Board and Committee Chairs Plymouth Church Annual Report information is due Friday, December 29. If you are on a committee or board, please talk with your staff liaison about content. The Annual Report is both an opportunity and an obligation to summarize the purpose/mission of the committee/board, highlight the year’s accomplishments and share goals for the year ahead. The report will be published and distributed in advance of the Annual meeting slated for Sunday, January 28.
Thank you! Our friends from Casa Latina informed us that we raised d$4,428 for Casa Latina at the Nov. 5 Dia de Los Muertos concert. Fantastic! Also, Paula Nava Madrigal and Sari hired a videographer, who combined the audio and synced it with the video. The audio quality is terrific! Thanks again everybody! -Sari Breznau Lsiten: 1. Introit and Kyrie 2. Offertory 3. Sanctus 4. Pie Jesu 5. Agnus Dei 6. Libera Me 7. In Paradisum
Share Your Favorite Hymn! Sari Breznau, Plymouth Soul Choir Director invites requests and stories about your favorite hymns for 9 am worship. Your favorites will be programmed throughout the fall, with an invitation to introduce the hymn during worship and briefly explain your choice or a memory associated with your hymn. Please send your selection to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
White Privilege Resources Available Online For your convenience, the UCC White Privilege curriculum
preparation sheets, readings and videos are posted on the Plymouth website and organized by session. Access them here. This is also a good option for those who would like to explore the curriculum and are not able to join a group. —Jennifer Castle
Have Fun with Kids on Sundays Kindergarten through 5th grade invites volunteers to help with projects on Sunday mornings!
Get Moving at clogging class, 6 pm Wednesdays. Free parking in Plymouth UCC garage! All are welcome! Questions? Email or call me, I would LOVE to tell you more! email@example.com -Diane Jacobsen
Like to Bake? Consider bringing a dozen or more of your favorite goodies for Hospitality Hour. Your contribution will be greatly appreciated and enjoyed by all.
Our prayers are with...
Dianne Carlill, Pam Dorrance, Jo Ann Guthrie, Lucian Guthrie, Michael Kaid, Jim Kelley, Martha Lindley (Sister of Helen Gorsuch), John Maher, Marylou Maher, Bob Mitchell, Jo Mitchell, Scott Paul, Hank Perry, Susie Rose, Doris Schaefer, George Schmidt, Shawn Smith, Mona Terry, Virginia Thomson (Mother of Doug James)
Our thoughts and prayers are with Linda Harris and family on the death of her mother, Doris Ford.
Our hearts go out to family and friends of Connie Wentzel who passed away December 3. A service will be held 2 pm Saturday, January 20, at Plymouth.