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         Welcome to the Roxbury Congregational Church, UCC's website.

We hope this site will help you learn more about us and our witness for Christ. We strive to recognize and nurture the Christ in ourselves and each person that we encounter along the way. 

 

         Our church is a thriving community of believers and lovers of the message found in the word of God.  The Roxbury Congregational Church has a long tradition of outreach and service to its members and the wider community.  

          We hope you will join us for the worship service on Sundays to experience for yourself the fellowship of Christ. Be our guest!

 

To Keep Up to Date on Church News and Activities

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Directions to Roxbury Church 

 

 

 

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Office Hours:

Church Secretary

Luanne Awlasewicz

office@roxburychurch.org


Thursdays and Fridays

9:30 am - 12:30 pm.


Minister:

Rev. David Peters

david@roxburychurch.org

  

September through June:

Typically, Rev. Peters is in the office

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday,

9:30 am - 12:30 pm.

Tuesday is normally one of his 2 days off.


Please call to confirm that he is in when you would like to come in, as he may be out in the community.


Other times by appointment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Roxbury


Congregational


Church


A Congregation in the United Church of Christ

 

"We are a Community Seeking to Share God's Love!"

 

 

Sundays

 In-Person and Virtual Worship


Sunday Worship Service 10:30 a.m.(9:30 a.m.- July & August Sundays only.) 

 

The building is handicap accessible and there are hearing assist devices available.

We are air-conditioned in both the Meetinghouse for worship and in Fellowship Hall.


The handicap Ramp is accessed at the rear of the building with handicapped parking adjacent. From here, you can access the sanctuary, Fellowship Hall, and bathrooms.

 

September through June:

Church School and nursery

See the Activities tab above for at-home resources.


Confirmation Class

(Grade 9 and above) -begins each September and runs through Pentecost Sunday in the Spring.


Youth Group  -Third Sunday of each month (September - June)  2:00 p.m. 

For community youth in Grades 6-12

For special events, see our

Events Page


 

Social Media Links

Facebook: www.facebook.com/RoxburyChurch

YouTube:    tinyurl.com/RoxburyCyoutube

 

Instagram: www.instagram.com/roxburyucc

 

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December 22, 2023

Distribution of Toys, Games, and Puzzles

at Daily Bread Food Pantry in Danbury

Organized by Ray Fitch and Barbara Biafore

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Toy Distribution Daily Bread

Bringing Joy to those in Need!

 



Confirmation Sunday 
 3 young women were confirmed
L-R in front: Autumn Collette, Hailie Collette, & Lindsay Mulhare
Congratulations!
and thank you to their mentors,
Diana deVries, Barbara Cover, & Susan Zappulla-Peters





Responding to Natural Disasters

 

Turkey earthquake


Your gifts to the Church marked with the particular disaster

will be used 100% without the overhead.

To give, go to our giving page below or send a check to the Church.

 

Extending Your Reach!


 

Responding to the War in Ukraine


Ukrainian Emergency Appeal

On February 24, 2022, the Russian military attacked Ukraine. Hundreds of thousands of persons have already sought refuge outside of Ukraine. Others have remained in the country or are displaced from their homes. The humanitarian crisis is accelerating in Ukraine as well as in neighboring countries as the violence escalates and the number of people on the move multiples. Here is one way you can help. 100% of your generosity goes to help. No overhead is taken from your donations!

 Tax-deductable Checks, payable to RCC and marked Ukraine can be sent to the Church.

 

LINK for more information on the Church's Ukraine response and relief efforts


Resources for talking with your children about Ukraine and war LINK

 



Israel / Hamas Crisis

Updates: 
Information from our UCC Global Ministries and relief efforts:

https://www.globalministries.org/the-disciples-and-ucc-address-the-crisis-in-the-middle-east/


Statement from the Middle East Council of Churches
(our denomination is a partner organization)

LINK


Be sure to follow Global Ministries and UCC News newsfeeds for continued coverage and up-to-the-minute updates on the situation in Israel and Gaza and our ongoing efforts.  LINK

 



A Benefit Dinner netted over $500 each

to the UCC Ukrainian Relief Fund and World Central Kitchen.

Thank you to all who cooked, served, or attended the dinner!

 


 Your Generosity Makes a Difference!

 

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          Memorials, & Special Offerings 

             


 

 Steeple Night 2021

 

The Steeple is lit...



February 2024: Pat Fraley - in memory of her late husband, Dean
March 2024: Carol Goodwin - in memory of Andersen & Goodwin loved ones
April 2024: Barbara Cover and family in memory of Ken Cover & Dan Went


 If you would like to sponsor a month's Steeple Lighting, contact Rev. Peters.

It is $25 a month for the Church's Memorial Fund.

 


 Mystery Tour Covershot

David's Mystery Church Tour!

Join our Minister as he goes to a different place on the church campus each week during 2020 while we were not holding services in person during the pandemic. 

It features a video with a little history, and a thought as well.

on Youtube  LINK



Disaster Relief

Click Here to learn more about how we extend your reach after a disaster.

Click Here to learn more about how we extend your reach after a disaster through the United Church of Christ - (100% of monies are used for relief work!)


 



 

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To learn more about the United Church of Christ's Core Values and the Congregational Church tradition - Click Here.

 


 

This website and the outreach and ministries of this Church are made possible by the generosity of members and friends of the church, like you.

 

 

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