Announcements – September 24, 2017
Diaper Drive. The Oxford-Seymour Clergy Association is sponsoring a Diaper and Wipe Drive to benefit the Valley Diaper Bank in Seymour. This year they especially need toddler sizes – 4, 5, and 6, as well as wipes. Your contribution will make a big difference; put in marked box in Parish Hall. Oct. 1 is the last day of the Drive.
COMING TO THE LIGHT: AN OXFORD CANDLE LIGHT VIGIL for those suffering from OPIOID ABUSE & their loved ones. Sunday, September 24, 6:30 pm. Meet by the Gazebo between Oxford Center Fire House & Center School, Rt. 67. Rain or shine. [Rev. John Donnelly is one the design team leading this vigil, which Hosted by the Opioid Crisis Committee of the Town of Oxford]
Blessing of the Animals, Sunday, October 8, 5:00pm at Christ Church Quaker Farms. All species welcome!
We are so proud of our 5 Sunday School girls - Gilly and Becca Armstrong, and Jessica, Katie, and Lilly Ames - and so happy that ALL of them will be attending Camp Washington, our Diocesan camp, next summer. They will be working to make money for camp during the coming months by collecting and turning in empty cans and bottles. So, if you have any of those lying around, please bring them to church with you and place in marked box in
The 30-Minute Bible Study returns Sunday, October 1, 8:50 - 9:20 in the Parish Hall. Topic: The Greatest Story Ever Told - The Acts of the Apostles. We will look at the astonishing spread of Christianity in its first 30 years, from the frightened group of disciples on the Day of Pentecost to St. Paul in Rome on the verge of his martyrdom, having taken the Gospel to the ends of the known earth. This Bible study will be in 2 parts: 5 Sundays in October, and 5 Sundays in Lent, 2018. Money-back guarantee that you will love it! All are welcome.