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You can get a good sense of the joy and vibrant energy at East Church by browsing these albums of images.
Sponsored by the Growth & Development and the Christian Education Committees, Games Night convinced over 40 individuals to come out on a bitterly cold night! Maybe it was Mike's last minute Pizza Judging inspiration. Maybe it was the Bridge tutorial or the abundance of Lego. Whatever it was that attracted the intergenerational crowd, this event was a bright, warm moment in the snowy mid-winter.
A very special Christmas Play, followed by a festive luncheon. What a morning!
On Sunday, November 29, the first Sunday in Advent this year, East Church presented its annual "Hanging of the Greens" service. Readings explaining the symbols of Advent were presented by the youth and, as the congregation sang traditional Advent hymns, the children set about decorating the Sanctuary. Following worship, an intergenerational Craft Fair in Fellowship Hall was a huge success.
On Sunday, October 24, 2010 East Congregational Church was pleased to host the Metropolitan Boston Association's Fall Meeting. The concluding event of the Fall Meeting was the Sing! Prayer and Praise Workshop. A broad sampling of the new Praise Songbook was presented along with a thorough explanation of the process by which the songs in this new collection were selected. Musicians accompanying the Workshop included: Vocals: Thom Whittemore; Keyboards: Branden Grimmett; Bass: Dwight Dewsnap; Percussion: Glenn Kidder; Trumpet: Fred Sienkiewicz; Flute: Betsy Maholchic; Guitar: Mike Maholchic. Rev. Wendy Vander Hart (Associate Conference Minister) led the prayer.