In response to current events at the border, regarding the separation of children from their families, the Missions Team is sharing the information below with friends and members of Jackson Community Church. This reflects the response of the national United Church of Christ and offers a path for individuals who feel moved by this issue. For anyone who wishes, envelopes will be available at church to make contributions to UCC Ministries, specifying the Keep Families Together fund.
Highlights: TUE – Field trip to Eshqua Bog with Tin Mountain from Albany, NH plus Women’s Gathering @ church; WED – Tune Up fitness with Laurie McAleer @ church plus Artist’s Reception for Linda Gray in Eaton, NH & Council Mtg @ church ; THURS – Yoga with Anjali Rose @ church; SUN: Interfaith @ gazebo, Worship @ church, Family Faith and Fun Night @ church plus School’s Out Kayak/Canoe fundraiser for Camden’s Crusaders
Community Service: • Serve as coordinator for county Emergency Food and Shelter Program to distribute FEMA funds to local nonprofits • Volunteer on the Jackson fire department. • Come by and tackle a church “honey do” task. • Sign up to prepare coffee, serve refreshments, greet people at front door, or offer special music during worship. • Consider joining a church team. • Donate tents or sleeping bags and toiletries to day resource center for housing-insecure valley residents.
This Week at Jackson Community Church
Highlights: Tue: Community event – Community Housing Forum; Wed: Fitness; Thurs: Yoga; Fri: Community event – Kennett High School Graduation; Sun: Worship