This Week: Nov 12-18

THIS WEEK
at Jackson Community Church and Around Town
THIS WEEK @ JCC: Mon – Music Team; Tue – Deacons; Wed – Pastor’s Hours & Tune-Up Fitness & MIssions Mtg & Council Mtg; Thurs – Yoga & Front Entrance Renovation; Fri – Set Up for Brunch Church & Front Entrance Renovation; Sat – Pvt Wedding; Sun – Interfaith @ Old Library, Choir Rehearsal, Harvest Brunch & Worship plus Thankful in Mountains. COMMUNITY EVENTS: Wed – Oh My Aching Knees (Whitney Community Center)

MON, Nov 12

  • MUSIC TEAM MTG
    1pm • Jackson Community Church
    Review current choir direction and instrumentalist status; develop plan for next steps.

TUE, Nov 13

  • CLERGY LUNCH
    12:30pm • Sue Davidson’s home. Members of Clergy of the Eastern Slope gather. Rev Gail is part of this professional group.
  • DEACONS MTG
    4pm • Jackson Community Church, Second Floor. Monthly meeting to review community care, worship plans and other diaconate topics.

WED, Nov 14

  • PASTOR’s DROP-IN HOURS
    7-8:30am • Glen Ledge Corner Store & Gas Station. Come by for hot beverage and conversation. Or make a date to go for a walk by calling/texting Rev Gail 978.273.0308 or emailing Rev Gail (gaildoktor@mac.com)
  • TUNE UP FITNESS with Laurie McAleer
    9am • Parish House, Jackson Community Church.
  • PASTOR’s OFFICE HOURS
    10-Noon • Jackson Community Church.
    Come by the church to find Rev Gail on site, or make a date to go for a walk by calling/texting Rev Gail 978.273.0308 or emailing Rev Gail (gaildoktor@mac.com)
  • MISSIONS TEAM MEETING
    3:30pm • Jackson Community Church. Review and update of missions goals and projects. All interested friends and members welcome to attend.
  • COUNCIL MEETING
    7pm • Jackson Community Church.
    Meeting to review finances, operation and status of church building, administration and programs and any old or new business that may come before the church.
  • Community Event: OH MY ACHING KNEES with Barbara Gulino
    6:30-8pm • Whitney Community Center.
    Instead of accepting your arthritis the way it is, and the pain and other symptoms that go along with it, learn how to heal yourself by using food as medicine along with other lifestyle changes, and get yourself back on the road to recovery of living a pain-free life. Barbara Gulino is a life-long cooking teacher and healthy food enthusiast.
THURS, Nov 15
  • INTRODUCTORY YOGA with Anjali Rose
    9am • Parish House, Jackson Community Church Introductory yoga.
  • FRONT ENTRANCE RENOVATION
    (weather permitting)

    All day. • Front entrance of church. Tamarack Construction completing this work.
  • Community Project:
    VAUGHAN CENTER Consultation re WAYSTATION Day Resource Center

    9am • Vaughan Center, No Conway. Waystation team members meet with members of Vaughan Center board.
  • Community Project:
    WAYSTATION Day Resource Center TEAM MEETING

    9am • Nativity Lutheran. Waystation ‘Day Resource Center’ team members meet re next steps to kick-start this program to provide services for this homeless population.
  • AA
    6:30pm • Second Floor, Church

FRI, Nov 16

  • FRONT ENTRANCE RENOVATION
    (weather permitting)

    All day. • Front entrance of church. Tamarack Construction completing this work.
  • Community Project:
    CASE MANAGEMENT TRAINING

    9am • Conway Town Hall. Tutorial re advocacy with orientation to and access of wraparound services for at-risk/in-need community members. Members of Waystation team will undergo this training.
  • SETUP for HARVEST BRUNCH
    1pm • Parish House. Volunteers help set up for communal meal on Sunday.

SAT, Nov 17

  • Private Event: WEDDING
    5pm • Jackson Community Church

SUN,  Nov 18

  • INTERFAITH GATHERING @ OLD LIBRARY
    8am • Old Library. Hot beverages available. Come for poetry, literature, conversation and prayer.
  • CHOIR REHEARSAL
    9am • Sanctuary. Choir rehearsal with  Mary Littlefield.
  • YOUTH & CHILDREN REHEARSAL
    9:30am • Church. Come to prepare for engagement with church friends and members during the ‘Harvest Brunch’ and share stories and insights about sacramental meals.
  • HARVEST BRUNCH & WORSHIP
    10:30am •  Jackson Community Church.

    • Potluck brunch: bring a brunch-ish/lunch-ish main, side, or dessert to share! Drop off potluck items by 10:20am, prior to worship.
    • Thanksgiving theme
    • Reflection on  shared and sacramental meals with our church youth.
    • Accompanist: Alan Labrie
    • Choir director: Mary Littlefield
  • Community Event:
    THANKFUL in the MOUNTAINS

    5:30pm • The Preserve in Chocorua
    Come for songs, reflections, and sharing of gratitude. Organized by member churches of the Clergy of the Eastern Slope. Rev Gail serves as one of several clergy who help facilitate this gathering.