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Scout Sunday

Sunday, February 10, 2019 During Worship at 10:00 a.m. 

We will observe the longtime tradition of Scout Sunday during worship.  Boy Scout Troop 83, which United Reformed Church has been the sponsor of for over 80 years, will participate in an opening flag ceremony and readings.  

 

Dinner Club

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. meet at Central Pizzeria and Restaurant (126 W. Main St., Somerville)

Somerville is full of wonderful restaurants, so our Social Activities Committee has introduced a Dinner Club to experience the best our town has to offer. The club meets once a month, usually on a Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m., at a local restaurant.   Everyone will be responsible for their own meal, tax and gratuity.

 

Bunco!

Friday, February 22, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the church lounge

The crowds come out for this event so mark your calendars now. Everyone has a good time even if you do not win. Call a friend and bring her or him along to join the fun. Bunco is a simple dice game, which lends itself to socializing, meeting new people, and catching up with friends. There will be cash and other prizes. Reserve your spot at a table by calling the church office 908-725-4545, by Wednesday February 20th . Feel free to bring a friend. All are invited, age 12 years or above. Cost is $5 per person.  Dessert will be served. 

 

Ash Wednesday Pot Luck and Service

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. (Supper), 7:00 p.m. (Service)

We will begin the Lenten season with a potluck supper, followed by an informal service including the imposition of ashes. If you’d like to attend the supper, please bring a salad or main dish to share. Our Parish Life Committee will supply beverages, dinner rolls and desserts. RSVP to the church office by Monday, March 4th and let us know what you will be bringing, so that we may plan accordingly.

 

Palm Sunday Service

Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary

As part of our regular Sunday worship, we will celebrate Jesus’ triumphal entry in to Jerusalem, waving palms and singing joyful songs, as we prepare for the coming gift of salvation.

 

Maundy Thursday Supper and Communion

Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall

We will gather in Fellowship Hall for a potluck dinner, hosted by our Parish Life Committee. We will then re-enact the Lord’s Supper, as Jesus and the disciples ate and drank together on the night he was betrayed. Please bring a special cup from home for communion. RSVP to the church office at (908) 725-4545 by March 26.

 

Good Friday Tenebrae Service

Friday, April 19, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary

The church gathers for a solemn service at the foot of the cross, remembering the depth of God’s Love for us in scripture, song and prayer.

 

Easter Sunday Worship

Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary

The church gathers to celebrate the resurrection of Christ. The service will include a message guaranteed to lift your spirits in praise to God for a new life.

 

SHIP's Holiday Meal Program - Easter Dinner

Sunday, April 21 2019 at 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall

Anyone in need of a FREE, traditional holiday meal is welcome to SHIP's Easter Dinner, which is served on Easter Sunday in Fellowship Hall.  Meals are also available to go.  For more information about this program, please call the Samaritan Homeless Interim Program at:  (908) 393-9545. 

 

Raritan Ringers Spring Handbell Concert

Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary

The Raritan Ringers, a community handbell choir of advanced ringers, sponsored by United Reformed Church, offers a spring handbell concert with traditional and secular favorites.  General admission $10 at the door.