All of our members will contribute non-perishable items to create meals for families who otherwise could not make a full Thanksgiving meal. Our goal is to serve over 20 families canned vegetables, makings for pies, stuffing. As well as personal items for the families: like coloring books, candles. Please join our effort to help others have a special meal.
Will and Kristen Lambert are missionaries that went to Spain from the Southern Connecticut Church of Christ and although they are no longer here physically we can still be unified with them and the entire church of Madrid spiritually. The Madrid church is asking for prayers. The following is a quote from a recent post and video by the European Missions Society and the Madrid Church: Today we are praying for Spain, one of the largest countries in Western Europe and historically known as a [Read more...]
In 2 Timothy chapter four, Paul encourages young Timothy to prepare for the spiritual battle in season and out of season. And over the summer the men decided to do just that. For 10 weeks the men consistently met in small groups throughout New Haven and Fairfield county to learn to become better warriors for God’s kingdom. And on Saturday Sept 2 the men got together to conclude their ten week training with an early morning hike up Sleeping Giant. It was an amazing experience as they hiked [Read more...]
In wake of Hurricane Harvey the church will be collecting items every midweek for those who are able to give. Below is a list of items being collected: Blankets Air Mattresses Batteries Flash Lights Dog Food/Cat Food Food: (please no glass products, easy accessibility, anything non perishable in boxes) Water Gatorade or Powerade (liquid or powder) Canned Foods (Beans, fruit, tuna, ect) Cereal Peanut Butter Jelly Granola Bars Crackers [Read more...]
Singles, be sure to join us this summer for one of our most anticipated summer events: The Official Singles Summer Bash! When: Saturday, June 17th from 7pm to 12 a.m. Where: Bartel’s Hall, 300 Boston Post Rd, University Of New Haven, West Haven, CT 06516 Tickets to attend are $15 and can be purchased on the link below: Singles Summer Bash Tickets
On Sunday, May 7th just after church, Southern Connecticut welcomed Melissa Svindland as our new sister in Christ. Melissa studied the Bible with several of the married sisters and those in the singles for almost a year. She was first invited to church by Deanna Reda, her co-worker at the time and later began studying the Bible. Melissa shared that as a child she was involved in a car accident and nearly lost her life, but God gave her a second chance. Melissa's eagerness inspired the [Read more...]
On Saturday, April 29th more than 200 women came together at the Trumbull Marriott for an inspiring day of worship, sharing, fellowship and lessons from God's word. This year's theme for Southern Connecticut's annual Women's Day was based off of Luke 18:27, "Jesus replied, “What is impossible with man is possible with God. Our keynote speaker, Maria Rogers, brought us the message, encouraging us to get to know God better by reflecting on all of his creation and most importantly by digging [Read more...]
On Sunday, Feb. 26th, McKayla Owen made Jesus Lord of her life and was humbly baptized by her parents and surrounded by so many of her new brothers and sisters. McKayla's journey began years ago as a young teen when she expressed interest in studying the Bible. It was not an easy journey for her but she never gave up and God continued to put the right people in her life to guide her along the way. It was when McKayla really applied James 1:22-25 "Do not merely listen to the word, and so [Read more...]