Fall 2017 Upper Room Book Study: "It's Complicated!"
Sep
10
to Nov 26

Fall 2017 Upper Room Book Study: "It's Complicated!"

Join us on Sundays at 9am for coffee, snacks, and an engaging conversation about the book, "It's Complicated: A Guide to Faithful Decision Making" by Jack Haberer. Facilitator: John Goolsbey

Texts are provided, but if you'd like to purchase one in advance, the link to Amazon is here. https://www.amazon.com/Its-Complicated-Faithful-Decision-Making/dp/0664261248

 

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Brunch Church
Jul
9
10:30am10:30am

Brunch Church

Join us at our normal Sunday Worship time (10:30am on Sundays) for Brunch Church on July 9th, 2017. We will have our normal worship service in the Wesley Fellowship Hall over a prepared meal. This is the final Sunday in our Gastro-Spirituality Sermon Series, so bring your friends and hungry bellies! 

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Summer Discipleship Groups Begin
Jun
25
to Aug 5

Summer Discipleship Groups Begin

Our 6-week summer discipleship groups will focus on Lament Psalms. Join us as we gather together in groups of 5-6 for coffee, conversation, and prayer. We will meet on multiple days at various times throughout the week, so sign up for your spot in the church lobby!

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"Gastro-Spirituality": A Holy Communion Sermon Series
Jun
18
to Jul 9

"Gastro-Spirituality": A Holy Communion Sermon Series

What's the point of Holy Communion? Why do we do it as often as we do? What does it mean? Can we do it in different ways? 

These are all questions that this sermon series will address, and each week, we will receive communion in a different way. The series culminates in our Brunch Church Service on Sunday, July 9th at 10:30am.

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A Day Without Immigrants March
May
1
10:00am10:00am

A Day Without Immigrants March

Join us on the Campagnone Common in Lawrence (200 Common Street. Lawrence, MA 01840 at 10am for an 'impromptu' multi-cultural celebration of our Immigrant City. Contribute to the fun by displaying your immigrant pride in whatever way you choose!

At Noon we'll march around Lawrence.

 

 

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"Sloppy Sunday" - An Earth Day Worship Event
Apr
30
10:30am10:30am

"Sloppy Sunday" - An Earth Day Worship Event

On Sunday, April 30th, the town of North Andover is celebrating Earth Day with events throughout town. First UMC will join the fun. 

Come to worship at 10:30am dressed in your "sloppy" clothes (outdoor work clothes). We will gather together for a short worship service, then be sent out with trash bags (and gloves) in-hand to collect trash around the church property, Peters Street, and Andover Street. We will re-convene at 12pm for a church-wide lunch. Those with mobility issues will be invited to help with the preparation of the meal.

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