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October 25, 2020

“Love, It’s Revolutionary”
Guest Preacher:  The Rev. Tamara Moreland, UCC Regional Minister
Text: Matthew 22: 34 – 40
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October 18, 2020

“A Rumor of Faith”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10
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October 11, 2020


“Whatever”
Rev. Amie Giguere
Text: Philippians 4: 1-9
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October 4, 2020


“This is the Way”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Psalm 19
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September 27, 2020


“Same Mind”
Rev. Amie Giguere
Texts: Psalm 25: 1-9; Philippians 2: 1-13
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September 20, 2020


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“The Calamity of Change: A Covid Confirmation Class”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Jonah 3:10 – 4:11
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September 13, 2020


“Where do you find the Spirit?”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Psalm 121
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September 6, 2020


“Only a Debt of Love”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Romans 13: 8-14
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August 30, 2020


“Pandemic Voices”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Romans 12: 9-21
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August 23, 2020


“God’s Values”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Romans 12: 1-8
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August 16, 2020


“Matters of the Heart”
Rev. Mia Douglas, Guest preacher
Text:  Micah 6: 6-8
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August 9, 2020


“Say the Word”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Romans 10: 5-15
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August 2, 2020


“Miracle Moment”
Rev. Amie Giguere
Text: Matthew 14: 13-21
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July 26, 2020


“All Things Working Together”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Romans 8: 26-39
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July 19, 2020

“Beyond Compare”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Romans 8: 12-25
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July 12, 2020

“Tilling Soul Soil”
Text: Matthew 13: 1-9; 18-23
Rev. Susan Izard
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July 5, 2020

“Unforced Rhythms of Grace”
Rev. Amie Giguere
Text: Matthew 11: 16-19, 25-30
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June 28, 2020

“Holy Welcome” – A Sermon in Dialogue
Rev. Erica Avena
with Eleanor Wight, Rayda Bouma, Glen MacLeod, Harold Steever & Jim Warner
Text:  Matthew 10: 40-42
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June 21, 2020

“Authority Issues”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Matthew 10: 26-39
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June 14, 2020

“A Walk of Faith”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Romans 5: 1-8
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June 7, 2020

“Never Alone”
Rev. Amie Giguere
Text: Genesis 1: 1-4a; Matthew 28: 16-20
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May 31, 2020

“Welcome Holy Spirit!”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Acts 2: 1-21
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May 24, 2020

“Enough of a Messiah?”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Acts 1: 6-14
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May 17, 2020

“Things change. God doesn’t.”
A message by Rev. Marilyn Kendrix
A trialogue with Southern New England Bridge Conference Ministers:
The Reverends Kent Siladi, Marilyn Kendrix and Don Remick
Text: Acts 17: 22-31
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May 10, 2020

“Do Not Let Your Heart Be Troubled”
Rev. Amie Giguere
Text: John 14: 1-14  (Common English Bible)
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May 3, 2020

“In Green Pastures and Beside Still Waters”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Psalm 23;  John 10: 1-10
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April 26, 2020

“Joy and Sadness”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Acts 2: 14a, 36-41
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April 19, 2020

“My Lord and My God!”
Rev. Amie Giguere
Text:  John 20: 19-31
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April 12, 2020

“Easter’s Evidence”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: John 20:1-18
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We share the UCC Found Prayer and Passing the Peace.


April 5, 2020

“Crowding Jesus?”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23
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March 29, 2020

“Coming Home”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32
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March 22, 2020

“Song and a Prayer”
Rev. Erica Avena
Text: Psalm 84: 1-7; Luke 18: 9-14
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March 15, 2020

“Who Is the Good Samaritan Now?”
Text: Deuteronomy 30:11-14; Luke 10: 25-37
Rev. Erica Avena
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March 8, 2020

“Wait…What?”
Text: Psalm 145:1-8; Matthew 20:1-16
Rev. Amie Giguere
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March 1, 2020

“Faith and Imagination”
Text: Matthew 13: 31-33
Rev. Erica Avena
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February 23, 2020

“A Dazzling Transfiguration”
Text:  Psalm 99; Matthew 17: 1-9
Rev. Susan Izard
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February 16, 2020

“Faith Formation Journeys”
Testimony by:  Jimmy Quinn, Jane Cave, and Robert Schunder
Text: 2 Corinthians 9: 12-14; Philemon 1: 4-7
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February 9, 2020

Music Sunday:   with Ross Tucker and the Hot Cat Jazz Band,  Whitechapel Handbell Choir, and First Church Choir
Text: Psalm 104: 31-35; Romans 8: 22-27
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February 2, 2020

“The Vision Beautiful: Learning to Look”
Text: Micah 6: 1-8; Matthew 5: 1-12
Rev. Amie Giguere
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January 26, 2020

“Preaching to the Choir”
Text: Psalm 100; Ephesians 5: 18b-20
Jim Boratko
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January 19, 2020

“All That We Are: Lessons from Geese”
Text:  Psalm 40:1-11; James 1:17-27
Rev. Amie Giguere
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January 12, 2020

“In the Leaving”
Text:  Psalm 16: 1-2; 5-6; 11;  Psalm 66: 1-5;  I Corinthians 13: 1-7; 13
Rev. Geordie Campbell
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January 5, 2020

“All Measures Taken”
Text:  Revelation 21: 1-5; 15- 21
Rev. Geordie Campbell
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