This Week: Tue, May 15- Tue, May 22

This Week at Jackson Community Church
Highlights: Wed 5/15 fitness & council meeting, Thurs 5/16 yoga, Fri 5/18 faith & fun pizza and games night, Sun 5/20 worship with guest preacher Robert Azzi and potluck lunch with Pojen Lee, Tue 5/22 women’s group and wisdom study group

TUE, May 15

WED, May 16

  • TUNE UP Fitness with Laurie McAleer 
    9am • Parish Hall, Jackson Community Church
    Free. Men and women join  fitness trainer Laurie McAleer for a gentle, introductory fitness class for beginners. Wear comfortable clothing, sensible shoes, and bring a bottle of water. Also bring a ski pole and a small ball and hand weights. Men and women both welcome to come try this class. Laurie will lead a fitness class that can be customized to each person’s abilities, and help improve overall wellbeing, as well as focusing on body areas.  that may need additional support and care.
  • Added: COUNCIL MEETING
    7pm • Church Library, Jackson Community Church
    Discussion of church business.
THURS, May 17
  • INTRODUCTORY YOGA with Anjali Rose
    9am • Parish Hall, Jackson Community Church. Join instructor Anjali Rose for a gentle, introductory yoga class. Wear stretchy fitness clothing, bring a matt and a cushion/blanket if you have them. $10/class for 6 weeks. Scholarships available.
  • YOGA & MEDITATION with Charlotte Doucette
    3:30pm • Parish Hall. $10/pp fee. (Scholarships available)
  • AA
    6:30-7:30pm • Church Library

FRI, May 18

  • FAMILY FUN & FAITH NIGHT
    5:30-7:30pm • Parish Hall
    Come for pizza, games, and a chance to decorate the Habitat for Humanity stud. Please RSVP to Rev Gail Doktor

SUN, May 20: PENTECOST

  • INTERFAITH GATHERING
    8am • Gazebo. Bring your hot beverages. Dress warmly. Gather for readings and spiritual conversation.
  • CHOIR REHEARSAL 
    9am •  Jackson Community Church.
    Drop-in choir. Join us to practice and sing during the service.
  • WORSHIP SERVICE
    10:30am •  Jackson Community Church.
    Sermon: ‘Pentecost & Ramadan: Feast, Fast & Pray’
    Guest preacher: Robert Azzi
    Accompanist & choir director: Alan Labrie
    Visit from Rev Pojen Lee. Wear red for Pentecost.
  • POTLUCK LUNCH with Robert Azzi & Rev Pojen Lee
    11:45am •  Parish Hall
    Please bring a potluck lunch item to share with everyone. Have lunch with our own Rev Pojen Lee and guest preacher Robert Azzi. Please avoid pork (bacon, ham, etc) menu items, since our guest preacher will be observing his fast for Ramadan. Also: Decorate a Habitat for Humanity stud to be used in Madison, NH home.
  • Community Event:
    CONVERSATION with Robert Azzi

    3pm •  First Church of Christ, UCC, No Conway, NH
  • Community Event:
    ASK a MUSLIM ANYTHING with Robert Azzi

    7pm •  Jackson Public Library, Jackson, NH

Save the date: TUE, May 22

  • WOMEN’S GATHERING
    10am • Irene Sullivan’s home.
    Please note the changed day to accommodate the exercise class held on Wednesdays at 9:00. All welcome; food will be provided.
  • WISDOM STUDY GROUP
    4pm • Jackson Community Church
    Books available at Jackson Public Library. Reading and conversation on WISDOM with texts from Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom by John O’Donohue, Becoming Wise by Krista Tippett, Wisdom Jesus by Cynthia Bourgeault, No Death, No Fear: Comforting Wisdom for Life by Thich Nhat Hanh. Books available through Jackson Public Library – anyone  may check out books as part of the JCC Book Group (library card not necessary). Group meets 3 weeks on Tuesdays: May 22, May 29, June 5.

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