Come worship with us Sunday morning at 10:30am!
FCCC OFFICE HOURS:
TUESDAY - THURSDAY
from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
At other times, please leave a message at
TUESDAYS from 1 - 4 PM
PLANNING A MEETING OR SPECIAL EVENT?
If you, your family, your business or your community group
might be interested in using our
convenient, welcoming and newly accessible
spaces in our renovated church building,
please take a look at our
CHURCH FACILITIES POLICY and our CHURCH FACILITIES CONTRACT.
For further info and scheduling, please get in touch with Church Administrator
Cindy Rineer at 823-8421 or at email@example.com.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Franconia Community Church of Christ
44 Church Street (P.O. Box 237),
Franconia, NH 03580
Pastor: Barry Jacobson
cell phone: 603-348-0749
Music Director: Victoria Cole
text or call: 603-728-7022
Church School Superintendent: Amy Welch
cell phone: 603-348-2123
Sexton: Seth Raynor
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 29 at 10:30 AM – Worship Service for the First Sunday of Advent! Come join us in lighting the first candle of our Advent wreath!
THURSDAY DECEMBER 3 at 7:00 PM – CHOIR REHEARSAL
FRIDAY DECEMBER 4 at 7:30 PM – The 68th Annual North Country Chorus Christmas Concert at 1st Cong Church, 189 Main St, Littleton
“LAUD TO THE NATIVITY”
7:30pm FRI 12/4 at Christ Church, 43 Pine St, Exeter NH &
7pm SAT 12/5 & 3pm SUN 12/6 at South Church, 27 Pleasant St, Concord
A delightful collection of seasonal works including Respighi’s "Laud to the Nativity," Dale Ramsey’s "Magnificat" and "Nunc Dimittis," as well as carols and songs by Heinrich Schutz, PDQ Bach and others.
Join us for this joyous celebration of the Nativity season!
More info at concordchorale.org/performances/current-season/
SATURDAY DECEMBER 5 at 1:00 PM – The Greening of the Church! Please come join in as we decorate our Sanctuary for Advent and Christmas!
SUNDAY DECEMBER 6 at 10:30 AM – Worship Service for the Second Sunday of Advent!
SUNDAY DECEMBER 6 at 12:00 NOON – FCCC Fall Church COUNCIL MEETING with potluck lunch!
TUESDAY DEC. 8 at 5:15 PM – MISSION BOARD MEETING
THURSDAY DECEMBER 10 at 7:00 PM – CHOIR REHEARSAL
FRI. DEC. 11th at 7 PM at Alumni Hall, 75 Court St, Haverhill AND
SUN. DEC. 13th at 3 PM at the Sugar Hill Meeting House
The PINE HILL SINGERS present "Music for a Wintry Eve"
A beloved North Country seasonal tradition for over 15 years!
Admission by freewill donation. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!
SATURDAY DECEMBER 12 at 5:00 PM – FRANCONIA HOLIDAY PARTY ON MAIN STREET! We will be offering a Refreshments Table again this year, so please sign up in the famous Orange Folder to help provide goodies, setup of our table, a welcoming presence at our table, or help with cleanup afterwards.
SUNDAY DECEMBER 13 at 10:30 AM – Worship Service for the Third Sunday of Advent! Come join us as we celebrate “Joy Sunday!” Robert Owen Williams is designing this special worship service, and is our preacher today!
TUESDAY DEC. 15 at 6:00 PM – LAFAYETTE REGIONAL SCHOOL WINTER HOLIDAY CONCERT
THURSDAY DECEMBER 17 at 7:00 PM – CHOIR REHEARSAL
SATURDAY DECEMBER 19 at 7:00 PM – PROFILE SCHOOL WINTER HOLIDAY CONCERT — click here for more info
SUNDAY DECEMBER 20 at 10:30 AM – Worship Service for the Fourth Sunday of Advent! Come enjoy the Good News of Advent as presented by our FCCC Children’s Christmas Pageant!
MONDAY DECEMBER 21 – “THE LONGEST NIGHT” — Education and fundraising event to end HOMELESSNESS, organized by Tri-County CAP Homeless Programs and The Bancroft House shelter in Franconia.
This gathering is intended to support program services and increase awareness about the issue of homelessness in the North Country. Participants will spend the evening of December twenty-first, the winter solstice, from 6 PM on the 21st through the night until 6 AM on the 22nd, like a homeless person, on the Dow Field in Franconia, NH. Participants will seek sponsors in support of their camp-out on the Dow. All funds raised will support the services of the Bancroft House and Tri-County CAP’s homeless outreach services.
For more information, or to learn about participating in the evening program and the overnight event, please contact Andy Stone by phone at (603) 444-0184 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org Registration and sponsorship forms are available, so please start recruiting your sponsors!
"The poor in our countries have been shut out of our minds, and driven from the mainstream of our societies, because we have allowed them to become invisible." - Martin Luther King, Jr.
TUESDAY DEC 22 – Annual FCCC Dinner Bell Christmas Feast!
This delightful holiday dinner serves folks in need, and all who would like to join them in joyful feasting, at All Saints Episcopal Church in Littleton at 5 PM on Tuesday the 22nd.
We welcome assistance from volunteer turkey roasters and other culinary helpers as we roast and carve turkeys, mash squash and potatoes, and do all that goes into the cooking and serving of this wonderful meal!
Please contact Youth Group leader Amy Welch at email@example.com or at 348-2123 to let her know how you would like to help!
WEDNESDAY DEC 23 (time TBA) – “Dress Rehearsal” for Christmas Eve worship
THURSDAY DEC 24 at 4:00 PM – Children’s Christmas Eve Service
This is a special service geared for families with young children. We’ll sing a selection of favorite easy-to-sing Christmas carols, and we always have a fun skit to engage the kids!
THURSDAY DEC 24 at 7:00 PM – Traditional Christmas Eve Service of “Lessons & Carols”
A classic service of Lessons and Carols for Christmas Eve in the Old English tradition! For this beautiful service, we are joined by special guest musicians and soloists, and of course our wonderful Holiday Choir drawn from our church and from the wider community! The Prelude starts at 6:40 or so and it will be a full house, so get your seat early! More details to be announced soon about the fantastic musical program being developed for this service!
And this will be our next-to-last worship service with Victoria Cole as our FCCC Music Director — she has been named Music Director of South Congregational Church in Concord — so please come and invite your friends as we give thanks for Victoria’s excellent music ministry with us over the past 8 years!
SUNDAY DECEMBER 27 at 10:30 AM – Worship Service for the First Sunday of Christmas! Lots of special music is planned for this Sunday of Yuletide worship, and also of thanks and farewell to Victoria Cole!
SUNDAY JANUARY 3 at 10:30 AM – Worship Service for Epiphany Sunday!