Below is a list of some upcoming events that we will be hosting or participating in. We would love to have you join us!
For details about any of these events, contact the church office.
New Hats/Scarves/Gloves/Socks for the Night Ministry – Our November mission project is to again take up a collection for The Night Ministry. We are looking for new hats, scarves, gloves and socks (for all ages). Please bring your donation (either home made or store bought) to church by Sunday, December 19th. Thank you.
Manna gift card order forms are in the Narthex. The orders will be due on December 3 and the will be distributed by December 10. THESE MAKE GREAT CHRISTMAS GIFTS. Please see Cindi Fiandaca for more information. You can print an order form from HERE.
Thanksgiving Eve Service
Wednesday November 22
At Burr Ridge UCC
Our annual shared service of Thanksgiving praise and prayer. Rev. Dr. Thom Bower preaching.
7:00 p.m. Wednesdays
Beginning November 29
At Burr Ridge UCC
Open-ended Bible studies are open ended reading and discussion: each night we read a passage and then discuss what we have heard.
Our next labyrinth walk is scheduled for Saturday, December 2. It is from 4:00 to 6:00, and takes about 20 minutes. Please join us for this time of meditation.
DECORATE THE CHURCH FOR THE HOLIDAYS will take place Sunday, December 3 after worship. We will also have lunch.
MEET OUR PASTORAL CANDIDATE
Saturday, December 9 – We’ll have a pizza and game night, and meet Sean Weston in an informal setting. 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 10 – Sean Weston will conduct our worship service at 10:00 a.m. Following the service a congregational meeting will be held to learn more about Sean, and to vote on the recommendation to call him as our new pastor.
Pop tabs for the Ronald McDonald House
We are collecting pop tabs to take to the Ronald McDonald House. We will have a collection container located in the fellowship hall. If you have any questions please see Cindi Fiandaca.
Box Tops for Education
We are also collecting Box Tops for Education to give to Byrne School. Collecting Box Tops is an easy way for schools to earn cash. It’s easy to find Box Tops (a list will be by the collection box). In fact, you may have some in your home right now. All you have to do is clip the Box Tops from your favorite products and put them in the collection container located in the fellowship hall. If you have any questions please see a member of the Mission Board.
CHURCH WOMEN UNITED
Community Nurse Collection
New onesies, new receiving blankets, baby hats, bandages designed for children, and small, soft animals (e.g. Beanie Babies) are being collected.
Please bring donations to church.