Sermon – December 10, 2017

Our Calling by Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a copy of this sermon.   “As it was written in the prophet, Isaiah, / ‘See, I am sending my messenger ahead of you, / who will prepare your way’; / a herald’s voice in the desert crying out: / ‘Prepare, make ready the way…

Sermon – December 3, 2017 – First Sunday in Advent

The Present Tense by Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf copy of this sermon.   “Grace to you and peace from our loving God and from our Savior, Jesus, the Christ.” — 1 Corinthians 1:3. In my comments today I want to address the educational background, the certification if you would, to…

2017 Ecumenical Event for Advent Announced

A singing opportunity is being planned for Norwich and the surrounding area.  Singers from area church choirs, school choirs, and community members are invited to join together to perform Darkness Into Light: A Christmas Musical Journey by Mary McDonald.  The event will be hosted by the United Church of Christ, First Congregational of Norwich under…

Sermon – 11/26/17

Armageddon When? By Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf copy of this sermon.   “And the ruler answered, ‘The truth is, every time you did this for the least of these who are members of my family, my brothers and sisters, you did it for me.’” — Matthew 25:40. Those of you…