Please join us this Sunday, November 24 for Thanksgiving Sunday at First Parish Congregational Church, One Church Street, Sunday morning services are at 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Dr. Ron Cousineau leading both services. The sanctuary flowers will be given in loving memory of Laura J. Sabatula, Ann Tredinnick and Robert J. Tredinnick. Our Community Thanksgiving Dinner is set for 2:00 p.m. in our dining room. The Clothing Closet will open at 1:00 p.m.
Other Sunday activities at First Parish include: 9:00 Adult Bible Study in the church library, infant and toddler care provided at 10:30 a.m., Church School for Pre-K – Grade 7, 11:30 a.m. Fellowship Hour, Jr. Choir rehearsal at 12:00 noon.
Our Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held next Sunday, November 24 for those in need, the elderly, and the lonely that live in Wakefield and surrounding communities. It will be held at 2:00 p.m. We are seeking volunteers to work with us in the kitchen or to provide transportation to our guests. If you would like to make a donation, volunteer your time, or know of someone in the community who would benefit from this dinner, please contact Steve Gates at 339-927-4148. The Clothing Closet will also be open prior to the dinner.
Our Annual Pie Social is set for Friday, December 6 from 6 – 8 p.m. the church vestry. There will also be an opportunity to shop and to join with friends. You can also ring our church bell and listen to Christmas music on piano and organ. Please watch for more details.
On Friday evening, December 13 a Wakefield Community sing featuring the “Messiah” will be held in our sanctuary with soloists and Chamber Orchestra will be held at 7:30 p.m. The public is invited to sing with the chorus or just to listen to this glory of Handle’s “Messiah.”