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Pennies From Heaven Collection to Benefit Simply Smiles

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The Place Located in South Dakota, the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe (CRST) Reservation is an autonomous nation within the United States. Four bands of Lakota Indians, approximately 10,000 residents, live in this 1.45 million acre area (roughly the size of Connecticut.) The Response For Lent, make it your mission to help Simply Smiles in their […]

Collecting for Thanksgiving Dinners

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The Mission/Outreach Committee invites everyone to help us fill fifteen “Thanksgiving Dinner” boxes for families in Haddam/Higganum.  A large turkey poster located on the FCCH chancel has tags with all the supplies for the dinners.  Take a tag, bring in the items, and put them on the front pews by Sunday November 24th. After service […]

School Supplies for CWS and Y&FS

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Thank you for your contributions to the school supply ministry! As many of you know, the FCCH Christian Service Committee and the HCC Outreach Committee collected school supplies for both Church World Service and Haddam- Killingworth Youth and Family Services during the month of July and August. Because of your generosity, we were able to […]

Mother’s Day CWS Blanket Sunday

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Mother’s Day Blanket Sunday Sunday, May 12th Starting April 28th, the FCCH Christian Service Committee invites you to remember and honor your mother (or another cherished person in your life) by “purchasing” a blanket. Contributions of $10.00 (or more) allow Church World Service (CWS) to purchase blankets for people in crisis situations in the US […]

Hat & Mitten Collection

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Throughout the month of December we will be collecting new hats, mittens, and scarves for our neighbors in need. Items can be hung on the Hat & Mitten Tree (located in the Fellowship Hall at FCCH) on Sunday mornings during December or dropped off at the First Congregational Church of Haddam during regular office hours.   […]

2018 Yuletide Quilt Show Wrap-Up

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The FCCH Quilt Show Committee would like to thank all our wonderful exhibitors, volunteers, and vendors for making this one of our best shows yet! We had over 140 quilted items on display in the sanctuary!  It was quite a sight!  Congratulations to Stewart Gillmor on winning the “Visitors’ Favorite” Award with his Vintage Grandmother’s […]

Great Response to School Supply Need

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Thank you for your contributions to the school supply ministry! As many of you know, the FCCH Christian Service Committee and the HCC Outreach Committee collected school supplies for both Church World Service and Haddam- Killingworth Youth and Family Services during the month of July. Because of your generosity, we were able to collect enough […]

School Supplies Collection in July

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Although summer is just beginning, the FCCH Christian Service Committee and the HCC Outreach Committee will be collecting school supplies for Haddam-Killingworth Youth and Family Services and Church World Service. Back-to-school sales will be in full swing by the end of July – please consider picking up some supplies from the lists below. Haddam-Killingworth Youth […]

College Care Packages – Seeking Donations

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Finals time is just around the corner for our college students!  Help us put a smile on their faces during this stressful time by donating to the care packages sent from the church! The combined Christian Service Committees will be assembling care packages this month to be sent to our sixteen college students.  They are […]