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We are an open and caring community of Christians gathered to hear and share the word of God. In the Spirit of Christ, we minister to one another through worship, prayer, education and fellowship. We seek to live our faith by example and action in service to the larger community.


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The Reverend Dr. Charles C. Close, Minister
Mark Jacobson, Music Director
Laurie Milne, Parish Administrator
Jeanne Westcott, Director of Christian Education
Sarah Johnson, Awakening Heart Ministry Team Contact
William Howell, Building Superintendent
Eric M. True, Custodian


500 Main St., Wilbraham, MA 01095
(413)596-2511
x100
fax (413)596-2512
Email: admin@wilbrahamunitedchurch.org


We videotape and broadcast our services on Wilbraham Public Access television,
Channel 5, at 8:00 PM on Monday evenings and 8:00 AM on Tuesday mornings.

Sunday Service Schedule
for November

Our Sunday morning services begin at 10:00 AM
Sunday school and nursery care is provided.
So come as you are! Everyone is welcome!
And be sure to bring a friend!

 


Nov. 2: All Saints Sunday
Sermon: "The Heart of Humility"
Scripture: Matthew 23:1-12
A Service of Communion
A Season of Stewardship

Nov. 9: 22nd Sunday after Pentecost
Sermon: "When 'Showing Up' Is Not Enough"
Scripture: Matthew 25:11-12a
A Season of Stewardship

Nov. 16: 23rd Sunday after Pentecost
Sermon: "Looking After God's Talents"
Scripture: Matthew 25:14-30
Service of Baptism
A Season of Stewardship

Nov. 23: Thanksgiving Sunday
Sermon: "The Great Gates of Praise"
Scripture: Psalm 100
A Special Service of Thanksgiving

Nov. 30: 1st Sunday of Advent
Sermon: "Christians Behaving Badly"
Scripture: Isaiah 64:1-9
Advent Wreath


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2015 Stewardship Under Way
Please see the Stewardship Letter >HERE<
And use the printable pledge card >here< to send in your pledge.

Blessings for your committment and generosity
from Stewardship Commission




 

Click the above (or here) to see the poster with more information

 


Dress a Girl

Dress a Girl will continue through the summer and youth age 10 and up are invited to learn the art of machine sewing and help support other girls around the world.  Watch the Branchline and Bulletins for dates and times.


Join us for the Middle School and Senior High Youth Fellowships.

The following is a list of Save- The- Dates for Youth Fellowship
and their families. Mark your calendars.



YF Calendar 

 Our Youth Fellowship program continues to grow and thrive, offering our youth various opportunities to engage in  fun, friendly and faith building experiences. Both YF groups have also received a special invitation to enjoy a concert at St Cecilia’s featuring Joseph Reed and Synergy, from 7-8:30pm on Feb 28th . For more details on these and other YF activities in February, please see the Branchline, the attached calendar, or contact Jeanne Westcott.

Please consider yourself personally invited to make a difference in a child’s life by sharing your time and talents in support of the youth of Wilbraham United Church. The Education Commission is always looking for adult volunteers to support our many regular and special event offerings. Some opportunities include: Sunday School teachers and substitutes, Youth Advisors, Retreat and 30-Hour famine chaperones, snack makers, planning committees, Vacation Bible School support, and much more. We can utilize any skills and time commitments available.  Please feel free to contact Carrie Kagan or Jeanne Westcott to express your interest and/or learn more.  

As always if you have any questions, comments or suggestions, please feel free to reach out to any member of the Education Commission.  Feedback is a gift, and your Education Commission members love presents!!!

Faithfully, your Education Commission

CE Director Jeanne Westcott
Available via Phone: 413-596-2511 x105
Email: CEDir@wilbrahamunitedchurch.org


See the Branchline for more of the latest news

The most recent Annual Report (2013) is 2013 Annual Report

 

 

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Wilbraham United Players Site

Awakening Heart Info

Latest Annual Report


2014 Holly Fair Vendors:
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Monthly Lectionary available in the BranchLine, linked above.

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