Sunday, May 14, 2023 – Today is the Seventh Sunday of Easter.

Nursery Care – Please check in at the welcome center. A nursery volunteer will be at the desk.

Sunday School – During the month of May, the Sunday School students are completing their lessons on the church year and focusing on Pentecost and the season after Pentecost.

REMINDER: There is no Sunday School on Sunday, May 28th, Memorial Day!

Children’s Day Mark June 11 on your calendars for First Church’s Children’s Day. The theme this year is centered around “Kindness”. Under the direction of Holly Columbus plans are underway for an exciting worship that will involve the children of all ages. Rebecca Crivello will again be orchestrating the musical component.

Fill a Wheelbarrow – The Jr. High students of Make A Difference are excited to share their fund raising project, with the Church Family: “Fill a Wheelbarrow” for the Animal Rescue farm Live and Let Live of Chichester, NH. They are celebrating their 25th year of rescue and rehabilitation for the largest to the smallest animals. Our students look forward to working again with you to help Make A Difference! Look for our M.A.D. Wheelbarrow (generously donated) in Fellowship hall. Don’t want to shop? Our students are happy to shop for you! Thank you in advance for helping our students learn how to put the Word into action!
Below is the wish list of much needed items:
 Paper towels, baby wipes, latex gloves (all sizes), heavy-duty trash bags, bleach
 Black oil sunflower seeds, apple cider vinegar, corn oil, grain store certificates
 A new or used heavy-duty vehicle for towing a large horse trailer
 A large horse or stock trailer
 Metal round pen panels and gates
 Land, old farm or other property for future expansion and pasturing of sanctuary animals
 Tractor/any farm equipment
 Wheelbarrows, shovels, pitchforks
 Pickup truck: must run; doesn’t need to be inspected