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October 2nd Worship

Lessons:  Lamentations 1:1-6Message: It’s a Sad Song (but we’re gonna sing it anyway) It’s officially Autumn which means ALL THINGS PUMPKINS at UPA!  We need “all hands on deck” for this wonderful fundraiser/mission/community event so scroll down for the info here and SCAN THE QR CODE to sign up to sell. If

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2022 UPA Pumpkin Patch

It’s that time of year again! Pumpkins Arrive October 8th!!!! Our patch will be open October 9th to October 31st and we need volunteers. Please consider volunteering for a shift or two. Sign up via the QR Code below or contact Melissa in the office at office@newtonchurch.org. Our Patch is

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Ageless Adventures

Dinner in the Centenary Room Friday, September 30th – Appetizers at 6:30pm – Dinner at 7:15pm. The cost of the dinner is $10.00 per person (Blue Ribbon BBQ)!! Signup no later than Tuesday, September 27th. Also, we are looking for appetizers and desserts, please let Carole Smith know (kjcasmith@yahoo.com ), when you sign up.  

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Boston Gleaners – Volunteer

Come Glean With Us!Saturday, October 19-12 in Acton Join your friends from UPA to rescue produce that is sent to food pantries. We will be harvesting and packing butternut squash.  Sign up with this link: http://www.bagetc.org/presignup.php?access=select&gleantemp=2943

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September 25th Worship

Lessons:  Luke 16:19-31Message: Beyond Alms This week’s gospel tells the story of Lazarus, who was lying outside the gate of a rich man’s palatial home, in desperate need of food, clothing and acute medical care. It is a story familiar to a number of us, with the message that those who have

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UPA Book Club

For our discussion on October 14, 2022 is In the Midst of Winter, a novel by Isabel Allende. Atria, 2018. 352 pages If you have ever considered the UPA Book Club, or haven’t attended lately, you would be very welcome to join us for one or more of our monthly discussions! Many

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September 18th

Lessons:  Luke 16:1-13 Message: God’s Economy We were talking a bit this past Sunday about how the church is not our building or the national/international institution but rather the gathered people. WE are the church when and where ever two or more are gathered! At UPA we are in an intentional community that

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September 11th Worship

Lessons:  Luke 15:1-10 Message:  Re-Membering Jesus This Sunday is UPA’s Welcome Back Sunday! It is the first Sunday of our program year including returning our worship to our sanctuary, choir singers in worship, Communion for ALL, Intergenerational worship (meaning kids will stay in worship with us -don’t worry! We have all sorts of activities

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Sunday, September 4th

Lessons: Luke 14:25-33 Message: All or Nothing Happy Labor Day weekend, the unofficial last weekend of Summer! This Sunday we’ll be wondering a bit about what it takes to be a disciple of Christ. We’ll take a look at our often paltry efforts and wonder if it’s enough. Actually, just so you don’t wonder if

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