Celebrating 200

UCC Norwich Ministers Click here for photos. Rev. John Truiar July 14, 1819 gave dedication sermon Rev. Edward Andrews 1820 -1826 Rev. Peter Lockwood 1827 Rev. Horace Publius Bogue 1830-1833 Rev. John Sessions 1834-1842 Rev. Aaron Russell Livermore 1842-1843 Rev. William Mason Richards 1844-1845 Rev. Charles Pierson Jennings 1845-1847 Rev. Daniel Clark, Jr. 1847-1851 Rev. Samuel…

Sermon February 2, 2014

Searching by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Where are the wise? Where are the scribes? Where are the scholars? Where are the debaters? Where are the philosophers of this age?” — 1 Corinthians 1:20a The Rev. Roger Wolsey…

Sermon – January 26, 2014

The Message by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf file of this sermon. Click here to listen on Vimeo. “…the message of the cross is foolishness, complete absurdity, to those who are headed for ruin, but to us who are experiencing salvation, it is the power of God.” — 1 Corinthians 1:18….

Sermon – January 19, 2014

The Church by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here for a .pdf version. Click here to listen on Vimeo. “To the church of God that is in Corinth, to those who are sanctified, consecrated, in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, a people set apart for the work of God, together with all those who, wherever…

Pot Luck Luncheon – January 26

The Deacons invite you to a Potluck Soup and Bread Luncheon following church on January 26th. Bring your favorite soup and bread to share.  Drinks and table settings will be provided.  Our 200th Annual Meeting will be conducted during the worship service that day, and we will follow with some good food and conversation in…

Sermon January 12, 2014

No Partiality by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Peter began to speak to [those gathered at the home of the Roman Centurion, Cornelius]: ‘Now I begin to see that God shows no partiality. I truly understand, that in…

Call to the Annual Meeting – January 26

Sunday, January 26th during the worship service. All covenant members and parishioners are urged to attend the 200th January Annual Meeting of The United Church of Christ, First Congregational of Norwich on Sunday, January 26, 2014 at approximately 10:00 a.m., Worshipful Work, done in the context of the Sunday Service of Worship. Important items of business…

Sermon 12/29/2013

The Other Story by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Now after they, the Magi, had left, an angel of God appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, ‘Get up, take the child and Mary, and flee to…