McKayla Owen Makes Jesus Lord

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...]

HOPE Savers Donation Fundraiser

SCTCOC Hope Chapter is having a Savers Thrift Store "Fun Drive" Donation FundRaiser. What is a Donation Drive? It's Genuis! We raise money for a good cause. You get rid of items you no longer need, offering them a 2nd life. Proceeds from this event will benefit Haitian disaster relief. Final Collection Date Saturday, March 18 9:00-12:00 In the Fairfield Wood Middle School parking (same as where we park on Sunday) What to Donate? -gently used clothing and household [Read more...]

Be Bold for Spiritual Change

Be Bold for Spiritual Change 2017 Do you long to make a difference in this world?  Does your heart feel pain for the souls of women today? So much is happening around us. Women everywhere are feeling angst.  Some are fearful. Some are angry. Some are passionate. They are marching. They are hoping. They are calling for change for their lives and for the lives of those around them. They hunger to feel valued. They desire a meaningful purpose. Meanwhile, too many are burdened by bitterness and [Read more...]

2017 SCTCOC Ministry Staff News

As the Kingdom advances, so do changes in the ministry staff for the Southern Connecticut Church of Christ. Here is some exciting news about our staff teams. Experienced Leadership Jeff and Florence Schachinger continue to serve as our lead evangelist and women’s ministry leader. An evangelist is appointed by well-established evangelists in our International Churches of Christ worldwide movement and their wives help to meet the needs of the ministry by serving as women’s ministry [Read more...]

2017 Marriage Retreat

March 10 - 12 Come enjoy time with your spouse. Build... Renew... Ocean  Edge Resort 2907 Main Street Brewster, MA $65 registration per couple $120/night for room Register Soon http://www.bostoncoc.org/event/southern-marriage-retreat-love-on-the-edge-of-the-ocean-ii/?instance_id=8240  

“Believe” Southern CT Celebrates Christmas

On Sunday, December 18th Southern CT celebrated the birth of Christ with song, a skit and the word of God. This year's theme "Believe" brought the church together in worship, including our children ministry. Our service also incorporated a surprise play of a modern day portrayal of the birth of our savior, Jesus Christ. The skit was narrated by Laly Matos and put on by several others including, Steve DeFilippo, Lorna Rodriguez, Tiffany Owen, Cody Mccreanor, Alexis Reda, Jonathan Heinzman, [Read more...]

Singles Take the Lead

On November 13 the Southern Connecticut Singles Ministry took the lead for a Singles-Led Service. Leading us on stage for worship, Peter Chao, Carine Narcisse, Ariel Bernard, Devon Blackwell and Shelia Galilei sang songs of praise. On the guitar, Pouchon Altine led a worship solo of the song “10,000 Reasons”. Also joining in on the worship, campus students George Murray and Riley Knebes on the trumpet. Shortly after worship, Rose-Berline Paules and Stephen Pierre-Charles welcomed everyone [Read more...]

Faith and Action Team back at Curiale School

On Saturday, October 29, more than 40 volunteers from the Southern CT Church of Christ's Faith in Action team and Trader Joe's joined together to help clean up the Curiale School in Bridgeport. Our church has been at the elementary school several times before to help clean, organize and refurbish the inside and outside of the building and as an official H.O.P.E. chapter we couldn't have been more motivated to get back out there and serve. From painting the walls, organizing books, to weeding [Read more...]