Category Archives: Spire link

  • Post Image

    Summertime and the Bible is Easy

    Posted on July 1, 2019 by in Latest News, Small Groups, Spire link, Spiritual Practice

    If you are around this summer, we hope you will join us for Bible Study each week before worship. We meet from 9 to 9:40 in the Music Room and this year we will be looking at several stories from the Hebrew Scriptures. Our study guide will be the “Serendipity Bible for Groups”, which includes […]

    Comments Off on Summertime and the Bible is Easy Continue Reading...
  • Post Image

    Join Us for Summer Worship

    Posted on July 1, 2019 by in Latest News, Spire link, Spiritual Practice, Worship

    As is our tradition, in the summer we worship a little differently. Worship begins at 10:00, after the Summer Bible Study. It is shorter than the usual hour and is less formal. The high point of this worship experience is that the sermon and the music are provided by lay people. This makes worship an opportunity for church […]

    Comments Off on Join Us for Summer Worship Continue Reading...
  • Seasons of the Spirit: Unity in Diversity, A Spiritual Guide

    Posted on June 28, 2019 by in Spire link, Spiritual Practice

    We come into this summer seeking release and rest. But our newspapers and social media are overflowing with stories of abhorrent actions filled with loathing and wrath. The ecological reality of our planet reflects the truth that we cannot harm or exclude any part of it without having a destructive effect upon the whole. How […]

    Comments Off on Seasons of the Spirit: Unity in Diversity, A Spiritual Guide Continue Reading...
  • Post Image

    The Power and Potential of the Sun

    Posted on June 28, 2019 by in Ministries/Task Force News, Spire link

    “[Rather than fossil fuels and coal], I’d put my money on the sun and solar energy. What a source of power!…”  Thomas Edison What if the sun is God’s gift to us – not just in terms of warmth, sunlight and the means for plants to engage in photosynthesis – but as renewable, abundant, clean […]

    Comments Off on The Power and Potential of the Sun Continue Reading...
  • Post Image

    Leadership Team Summer Update

    Posted on June 28, 2019 by in Spire link

    The Leadership Team (LT) is delighted to welcome two new members — Marty Rozmanith and Jennifer Wilson. We also said thank you and goodbye to two valued members — Penny Sparrow and Taylor Tresselt. Our model of lay individuals rotating through varied terms serves the LT and FCCW well as fresh perspectives are brought into […]

    Comments Off on Leadership Team Summer Update Continue Reading...
  • Post Image

    Meet Ed Banzy

    Posted on June 27, 2019 by in Community, Spire link

    The Personnel Team will be interviewing a different member of the staff in each edition of the Spire so we can learn more about what they do here in the church, as well as what makes them tick in their off time. This month, let’s get to know our Building Manager, Ed Banzy! What’s a […]

    Comments Off on Meet Ed Banzy Continue Reading...
  • Post Image

    Steeple Task Force Update

    Posted on June 27, 2019 by in Spire link

    A recently formed group in the Church, the Steeple Task Force, has been working on five projects related to the Steeple. The projects are: repairing and painting the steeple, repairing the platforms and ladders for safe access to the highest levels inside the steeple, fixing the clocks, improving the exterior lighting at the top of […]

    Comments Off on Steeple Task Force Update Continue Reading...
  • Post Image

    Monthly Men’s Group

    Posted on June 27, 2019 by in Community, Small Groups, Spire link

    Sunday September 8, 7-9 PM 4 Heritage Drive, Woburn (Paul and Lynne Rahmeier’s house). All FCC men and their guests are welcome. We discuss matters that are personal and spiritual. Pot-luck beverages or snacks are welcome but not expected. Questions? Contact Chris Noble.

    Comments Off on Monthly Men’s Group Continue Reading...
  • Post Image

    Ways to help the Outdoor Church in June

    Posted on May 6, 2019 by in Community, Outreach, Small Groups, Spire link

    June has five Sundays in it, which means an opportunity to help the Outdoor Church! There are many ways you can make a difference! On June 30, we will receive donated ingredients, make sandwiches and send them with 2 or 3 church members to Cambridge who will accompany the Outdoor Church clergy in serving the […]

    Comments Off on Ways to help the Outdoor Church in June Continue Reading...
  • Post Image

    Advantages of Solar Power on our Roof

    Posted on May 4, 2019 by in Community, Spire link

    “[In the face of devastating climatic changes] let our Faith Communities be bold and courageous as we address one of the greatest moral challenges that our world has ever faced. Let us begin a new story, one that is not dependent on fossil fuels…” —Rev. Dr. Jim Antal, author, public theologian and national spokesperson on […]

    Comments Off on Advantages of Solar Power on our Roof Continue Reading...