We may be small but we are a mighty, loving and giving congregation! The Women’s Guild would like to thank each and everyone who made our Fall Festival such a success. Fellowship, good food and a good time was had by all! A total of $1226 was raised and will be given to the General Fund. Thank you all once again!
Please find a copy of the September Blessing Newsletter here.
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Be sure to stop by the Narthex (or you may contact the church office and be added to a list) and sign up for one of the Vision and Goals lunch dates with Pastor Felix. Bring your lunch and discuss what you see for the future of St. John’s UCC. These are designed to be shore and should take around one hour. Various dates and times are available to fit within your schedule.
Thank you to all who donated towards the Ukraine special offering.
Daylight Savings time begins this weekend at 2:00 a.m. Sunday, November 7, 2021. Remember to set your clocks back one hour before going to bed Saturday night. This is also a great time to check all batteries in your smoke detectors.
Please find your October Blessing Newsletter here.
The West Fort Bend County CROP Hunger Walk will be held on Saturday, October 9, 2021 at Seabourne Creek Nature Park in Rosenberg (3831 Hwy 36) with registration at 8:00 a.m. and the walk beginning at 8:30 a.m. At the conclusion of the CROP Walk refreshments will be served and a time of fellowship.
All participants taking part are asked to bring 3 can food or personal hygiene items that can immediately be used to assist area families in need. Food items collected will be donated to the Needville Ministerial Alliance Food Pantry and the Helping Hands Food Pantry in Richmond.
All of the funds raised at the West Fort Bend County CROP Walk will be used to help fight hunger around the block and across the globe. For every dollar raised in the walk, 25% stays in our community and 75% is used by the Church World Service to help fight global hunger in over 45 countries worldwide. In addition this year funds will assist recent refugees from Afghanistan settle into the area along with support going to Louisiana in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida.
There is an information table, sign up sheets, and T-shirts for sale in the church Narthex.
You are invited to attend the second Zoom class on the Gospels led by Rev. Felix Carrion on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. For more information please contact the church office.
The September Blessing Newsletter can be found here.