Youth Good Friday Service Project

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As part of Holy Week observance, all youth in middle and high school are invited to be a part of service work right here in our church building. Senior high students are needed to lead and work with our middle school students. We will work in teams as if we were on the mission field.

Parents please speak to your youngsters about their participation. Dinner will be included, friends are welcome, and all should wear comfortable clothes. For more information and to let us know if your youth can participate, please contact Martha Mendoza at 630-832-2580 or at marta.elmhurstucc@sbcglobal.net. Thank you.


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3rd Annual Youth Ministry Yard Sale

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First Congregational United Church of Christ

235 S. Kenilworth Avenue

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Youth Ministry

Annual Yard Sale

Saturday, May 13, 2017

9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

 

We are now receiving items for our Yard Sale. Please consider donating gently used items such as household items, kitchen ware, women's, men's, and children's clothing, collectibles, jewelry, and all sorts of accessories.

 

·         Donations can be brought to the church at 235 S. Kenilworth Avenue during the week from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

·         You can bring any treasures you are donating on Sundays to church. You can arrange to have items removed from your car on Sundays by using the circle driveway. Please contact the church office at 630-832-2580 Tuesday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to arrange drop-off.

·         Scheduled home pick-ups can be done by contacting the church office @630-832-2580

 

It is our hope that as you carry out any spring cleaning, you will keep our church yard sale in mind.

Thank you in advance.


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Lenten Study Tonight Wednesday, March 8th 6:30 p.m. Dinner 7:00 p.m. Study

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This evening we kick off our Lenten Study. As a group, we will explore the events that Jesus experienced through the geography, historic sights, scripture, and reflections of what these events means for our Christian lifestyles. We will be using the book written by Adam Hamilton, “24 Hours That Changed the World.”

We hope to see you in the church parlor for community building, spiritual growth, and learning. Booklets will be available this evening.

Let us journey together during Lent.


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Youth Service Project – Feed My Starving Children

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All middle school students are invited to an evening of service Friday, February 10th   6pm to 10pm

We will be meeting at First Congregational Church and carpooling to Feed My Starving Children Packing Center located at 555 Exchange Court Aurora, Illinois. Youth from St. Peters and Bethel United Churches of Christ will be joining us. Adult chaperons and drivers are needed. Please touch bases with Martha Mendoza if your youngster can join us. Friends are welcome.  Parental consent forms are being mailed out.


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Annual Chili Cook-Off this Sunday, January 22 at 11:00 a.m.

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SAVE THE DATE

Annual Chili Cook-Off   -   Sunday, January 22, 2017   -   11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Our Youth are hosting their Annual Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser.  It is our hope that you will consider attending and maybe even submit your own special recipe.

For a free-will donation, you will get to sample and vote for your favorites.  You will also receive a bowl of gourmet chili, toppings, cornbread, dessert, and a beverage.

Invite your family and friends to "Stuff the Ballot Box".


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Youth Led Worship and Christmas Pageant

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Warm Your Spirit and Celebrate
the Advent Season With Us!
This Sunday, December 11, 2016
at 10:00 a.m.
Our Youth Led Worship
and Children's Pageant

A lot of love is going into the gift of this pageant. It is our hope that you will revisit the Christmas story through the eyes of our children as they present their pageant "The Messengers"

There isn't a more special occasion to prepare for Christmas with family and friends than to attend church together.

See you at the celebration!

childrens-christmas-pageant-clipart-2016

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