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We are an open and caring community of Christians gathered to hear and share the word of God. In the Spirit of Christ, we minister to one another through worship, prayer, education and fellowship. We seek to live our faith by example and action in service to the larger community.

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The Reverend Dr. Charles C. Close, Minister
Mark Jacobson, Music Director
Laurie Milne, Parish Administrator
Jeanne Westcott, Director of Christian Education
Sarah Johnson, Awakening Heart Ministry Team Contact
William Howell, Building Superintendent
Eric M. True, Custodian

500 Main St., Wilbraham, MA 01095
fax (413)596-2512

We videotape and broadcast our services on Wilbraham Public Access television,
Channel 5, at 8:00 PM on Monday evenings and 8:00 AM on Tuesday mornings.

Sunday Service Schedule
for October

Our Sunday morning services begin at 10:00 AM
Sunday school and nursery care is provided.
So come as you are! Everyone is welcome!
And be sure to bring a friend!

Oct. 5: 17th Sunday after Pentecost
Sermon: "Radical Honest"
Scripture: Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20
A Service of Communion

Oct. 12: 18th Sunday after Pentecost
Sermon: "The Inviting God"
Scripture: Matthew 22:1-14
Service of Baptism

Oct. 19: 19th Sunday after Pentecost
Sermon: "Render to Caesar your Bitcoin"
Scripture: Matthew 22:15-22

Saturday Soul Food Service will be held on Oct. 25th at 4:00.
It will be held in our sanctuary. (no dinner in the Fellowship Hall this time around).
If you are having trouble attending our Sunday services, please join us for this spiritual time on Saturday

Blessings from the Worship Commission

Oct. 26: 20th Sunday after Pentecost
Sermon: "The Permanent Directive"
Scripture: Matthew 22:34-46
Reception of New Members


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Dress a Girl

Dress a Girl will continue through the summer and youth age 10 and up are invited to learn the art of machine sewing and help support other girls around the world.  Watch the Branchline and Bulletins for dates and times.

Join us for the Middle School and Senior High Youth Fellowships.

The following is a list of Save- The- Dates for Youth Fellowship
and their families. Mark your calendars.

YF Calendar 

 Our Youth Fellowship program continues to grow and thrive, offering our youth various opportunities to engage in  fun, friendly and faith building experiences. Both YF groups have also received a special invitation to enjoy a concert at St Cecilia’s featuring Joseph Reed and Synergy, from 7-8:30pm on Feb 28th . For more details on these and other YF activities in February, please see the Branchline, the attached calendar, or contact Jeanne Westcott.

Please consider yourself personally invited to make a difference in a child’s life by sharing your time and talents in support of the youth of Wilbraham United Church. The Education Commission is always looking for adult volunteers to support our many regular and special event offerings. Some opportunities include: Sunday School teachers and substitutes, Youth Advisors, Retreat and 30-Hour famine chaperones, snack makers, planning committees, Vacation Bible School support, and much more. We can utilize any skills and time commitments available.  Please feel free to contact Carrie Kagan or Jeanne Westcott to express your interest and/or learn more.  

As always if you have any questions, comments or suggestions, please feel free to reach out to any member of the Education Commission.  Feedback is a gift, and your Education Commission members love presents!!!

Faithfully, your Education Commission

CE Director Jeanne Westcott
Available via Phone: 413-596-2511 x105

See the Branchline for more of the latest news

The most recent Annual Report (2013) is 2013 Annual Report



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