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Passing of Linda Wegner’s Mother

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Roberta Arlene Dorr

August 24, 1936 – January 7, 2016


CANTERBURY (CT)– Roberta Arlene (Griffiths) Dorr, 79, passed away at her home after struggling bravely for many years with a variety of health challenges. A woman of faith, …

A Note of Concern

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I just had something hit my facebook feed that is disturbing because it promotes a non-canonical book as holding the answers to the mysteries of Scripture. I’m not going to mention the name of the book, nor the producer of …

From A. W. Tozer, Golden Calf Christianity

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Drawn from Golden Calf Christianity, by A. W. Tozer

This just came my way from a pastor friend, who cited it in a book review.  The relationship between this statement and the criticisms found withing the letters to the …

Pot Luck Luncheon

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Here’s a reminder that this week (Dec. 20), after church, we will hold a Christmas pot-luck luncheon. Bring a dish to pass and an appetite.…

December Messages

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December 6, The Church at Philadelphia, Rev. 3:7-13
December 13, The Church at Laodicea, Rev. 3:14-22
December 20, Why a Savior? Isaiah 9: 2-7
December 24, Christmas Eve, Why This Birth? Matthew 1:18-25
December 27, Why the Wise Men? Matthew

Second Sunday of Advent

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Last week we began the lead-in to our celebration of Christmas with lighting of the first candle of the Advent Wreath.  We still need volunteers for the Advent reading each week as well as lighting the Advent candles.  See Liz …

Things on the Horizon

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November 22nd is the last day of collection for both the Samaritan’s Purse Shoebox project and the local food drive.  Let’s have a great pile of both like we have had in the past.

November 29th is the first Sunday …