Fairport Harbor Congregational Church UCC

An Open &Affirming Congregation

August, 2019

Fairport Harbor Congregational Church

United Church of Christ

An Open and Affirming Congregation

No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here.

Worship with us on Sunday mornings at 10:30am

Opportunities and Events:

The Columbus Crossing Borders Project

“Experience a visual tribute to the resilience, strength and courage of refugees in a traveling exhibit of 34 paintings and a documentary film, ‘Breathe Free.’”

Our Social Justice/Missions team is planning to see the exhibit and movie the evening of Wednesday, Sept. 11. If you would like to join us, sign up in Fellowship Hall.

*If you are unable to join us that evening, check out the flyer in Fellowship Hall or the Lakeland CC website for more information of other exhibit and movie times.

Border Crossings Project conversation: Thursday, Sept. 12 from 6-7pm

If you missed the field trip, you are still welcome to join the conversation!

International Day of Peace, Saturday, Sept. 21

Join us at our peace pole for a short prayer service at 10am to promote peace in our world, among each other and with our planet. All are welcome.

Need prayer? Prayer boxes are located in the sanctuary and fellowship hall. Just write your request and put it in the box. Care Team will pray confidentially for requests

Please remember our ecumenical food pantry housed at St. Anthony’s. Currently most needed items are jelly and canned soup. All non-perishables and taxable items are always appreciated.

Our worship is for all ages – including our children!

Our children grow and learn to worship by being a part of worship at all ages. School age children are invited to stand with the congregation and our readers are encouraged to take a bulletin and follow along during worship.

You can give ONLINE!

You can give online through our church website or download the free Give+ mobile app. You can give once or set up a recurring gift. If you have questions, please ask.

Dates to Remember:

Tuesday, Sept. 10: Marketing/Communications meeting, 4pm

Saturday, Sept. 14: Social Justice/Mission team meeting, 9am

Sunday, Sept. 15: Church council, after church at noon

Tuesday, Sept. 24: Free Community Dinner, served from 5-7pm, dessert donations needed.

Pastor Tina’s office hours are Wed. 9-11:30am and Thurs. 4-6pm.

Tina is available to meet throughout the week. Contact her to set an appointment. Her email is pastortinagreen@gmail.com, Tina’s cell is 440.474.2821 (call or text)

Counters for September: Rachel and Lesley

Counters for October: Adam and Dick

Pictures taken at church events may be posted online.