Crossties Newsletter

Crossties: February 2015

Highlights

  • Pastor’s Thoughts: “Leg Power”
  • Women’s Sunday Service – February 1st
  • Men’s Fellowship Breakfast – February 14th
  • Valentine’s Day Annual Fundraiser – February 14th
  • Pre-Lent Pancake Brunch – February 15th
  • Ash Wednesday Service – February 18th
  • Lenten Bible Study: Spirituality & Healing
  • Needed!  Bananas & Oranges
  • 150th Anniversary Celebration!
  • Honoring Our Members of Long Standing
  • Our Faith Journeys: Jan Noothout
  • Missions: SHARE Africa: Brian Onyango
  • Missions: New York State Council of Churches
  • Our Church Fellowship News
  • Sunday Servers Schedule

Crossties: January 2015

Highlights

  • Pastor’s Thoughts:  “What’s a Sesquicentennial?”
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Sunday Service – January 18
  • Soup & Salad Luncheon – January 18
  • Winter Music Concert – January 25
  • Report on Mission Giving
  • Women’s Sunday Plans – February 1
  • Tickets for Valentine’s Dinner, Raffle, & Auction
  • 150th Anniversary Celebration News
  • Honoring Our Members of Long Standing
  • News from the Trustees:  New Signs & Fire Alarm System
  • Our Faith Journeys:  Melissa Manning
  • Our Church Fellowship News
  • Sunday Servers Schedule

Crossties: December 2014

Highlights

  • Pastor’s Thoughts:  “What Color Christmas?”
  • Decorating the Church for Christmas – December 7
  • Olde Fashioned Christmas Party – December 13
  • Children’s Christmas Pageant – December 14
  • Missions:  Angel Tree
  • Caroling to Our Shut-ins – December 21
  • Blue Christmas Service – December 21
  • Sunday Servers Schedule
  • Our Church Fellowship News
  • Valentine’s Day Fundraiser Dinner & Raffle
  • Our 150th Anniversary Celebration – April 18
  • News from our Trustees
  • “Harvest of Empire” – Immigration from Latin American
  • Our Faith Journeys:  Rev. Lauri Craig
  • Poinsettias for Christmas

Crossties: November 2014

Highlights

  • Pastor’s Thoughts: “Welcome, Melissa!”
  • UCSV 150th Anniversary Planning Team
  • Safe Haven Season Begins
  • Fruit for the Breakfast Program
  • Offering for “Veterans of the Cross”
  • Sunday School Advent Workshop
  • UCC Metro Association Meeting – November 1
  • Blood Drive – November 3rd
  • RCA Synod of New York Meeting – November 8
  • Helping Hands Gala Fundraiser – November 12
  • Church Work Day – November 16
  • Film: “Harvest of Empire” – November 16
  • Sunday Servers Schedule
  • Our Faith Journeys:  Bob Craig
  • Our Church Fellowship News

Crossties: October 2014

Highlights

  • Pastor’s Thoughts: “Three Kinds of Prayer?”
  • Coming Up!  Our 150th Anniversary!
  • Our Ad on Cablevision
  • Our New Website
  • Food Drive on October 19th
  • Rally Day 2014 with Pictures!
  • Sunday Servers Schedule
  • New Members:  Lauri & Bob Craig
  • Warwick Day on October 20th
  • Our Faith Journeys:  Althea Mundy
  • Our Church Fellowship News
  • Helpful Resources

Crossties: September 2014

Highlights

  • Pastor’s Thoughts: “A New Day – A New Year!”
  • Rally Day! – September 7th
  • Helping Hands Outreach Center Dedication
  • Searching for Our New Minister of Music
  • Our Church Ad on Channel 12 News
  • Sunday Servers Schedule
  • Our New Website!
  • News from our Board of Trustees
  • God Speaks through Ruth Larsen!
  • Bananas, Oranges, & Fruit Cups
  • Our Faith Journeys: Beverly Gallagher
  • Our New Mission Statement
  • School Kits for Church World Service
  • Our Stained Glass Windows:  The Praise Window
  • Our Church Fellowship News
  • Germonds Square Dance & Chili Cook-Off – September 6th

Crossties: Summer 2014

Highlights

  • Pastor’s Thoughts: “Our Graduating Seniors”
  • Summer at UCSV
  • Helen Lindsey Departs after 23 Years
  • A Letter from Helen Lindsey
  • Minister of Music Search Committee Launched
  • Annual Congregational Meeting
  • Sunday Servers Schedule
  • RCA General Synod News
  • Our Stained Glass Windows
  • Messages from our Graduating Seniors
  • Pictures from Our Church Picnic
  • Church Fellowship News

Crossties: June 2014

Highlights

  • Pastor’s Thoughts: “Commencement”
  • 34th Annual Congregational Meeting – June 22
  • Youth and Children’s Sunday And Church Picnic At Warwick – June 8
  • Conversation Café – June 21
  • Strengthen the Church — Our Offering toward Investing in the Vision
  • Our Choirs Celebrated in June
  • Our Stained Glass Windows – Trinity
  • Sanctifying God’s Name
  • Rockland Clergy Speak Out
  • Great Time By All at Annual Dinner
  • Our Faith Journeys: Annette Saviet

Crossties: May 2014

Highlights

  • Pastor’s Thoughts: “New Life!”
  • Dinner and Raffle – May 3
  • Mother’s Day Shower – May 11
  • Apply Now for a UCSV Scholarship
  • Stewardship Dedication Sunday – May 18
  • New Brunswick Raising Funds for the Future and Building a New Campus
  • Meaning of the Symbols in our Windows
  • Church Fellowship News
  • New RCA Synod Executive Minister
  • Our Faith Journeys: Conrad Brown

Crossties: April 2014

Highlights

  • Lenten Thoughts from Malaysia
  • Holy Week and Easter Services
  • Mothers Day Shower – May 11
  • Apply Now for UCSV Scholarship
  • Safe Haven at UCSV – April 7, 8 & 9
  • Helping Hands Welcomes Ya’el Williams
  • Meaning of the Signs and Symbols in Our Windows
  • Fruit for RIBP
  • Mobile Food Program
  • Our Faith Journeys: Gladys Fincher