Growing in God's Love as an Open, Caring Community

Announcements for the week of December 10-16

Outreach Hangs out their laundry for Advent-Help fund the purchase of a washer and dryer for a family in transitional housing at Partners for Peace, the local domestic violence project for Penobscot and Piscataquis Counties. The family has four children and is in desperate need of these appliances. Check out the back wall for the clothes hanging on the clothes line. The items have different donation amounts. If you are donating by check please note in the memo section that it is to be designated for the Outreach Advent Project. Read more

Church calendars for 2018 are ready to take home. Pick one up in the Common Room for a $5 donation.

Join us on Saturday, December 16 morning from 9 am to 10:30 am for Faithful Refreshment. 

Do you like to sing? Do you like Christmas Carols? Join on Sunday, December 17 at 4 pm as members of St. Pat’s will carol around the neighborhood. We will return to church around 5:30 pm for a soup supper. If you cannot make caroling, join us for supper. 

It is time for Christmas Flower donations in honor, memory or thanksgiving. Envelopes are available at the back of the church. Please return by Sunday, December 17.

Time to update the prayer list. Please add names to the list in the Common Room. This will be published on Christmas Eve. Remember you can make changes any time by contacting

The luncheon at Columbia Street Baptist Church is just around the corner. The new sign up sheet is in the Common Room. We will serve our meatloaf special on Sunday, January 7.

Adult Education and Formation is being held at St. John’s in Bangor. Take a flier from the Common Room table. It will explain the many program offerings. All are welcome.

Upcoming Faith Linking in Action Meetings:

Food Access: 2nd Thursday, December 14, 11 am to 1 pm at the Solidarity Center, 20 Ivers Street, Brewer.

Transportation for All: 1st and 3rd Thursdays, December 21, 9 am to 11 am, Hammond Street Congregational Church, Bangor.

Childcare: 1st Wednesday, January 3,  6 pm to 7:30 pm at the First Methodist Church, 703 Essex Street, Bangor.

Jobs team-To be announced.