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New Member Class 9:00 am
New Member Class
Apr 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
New to Green’s Farms Church? Or, have you been worshiping here awhile and want to know more about our church, our denomination, the United Church of Christ and membership? Join us in the Parlor on either Saturday, April 2 or Saturday April 9, for a New Member class from 9:00-11:00am. Coffee and goodies will be served. Childcare for young children is available on both dates; just let us know if you will need it when responding. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Lori Fabian, Chair, Membership & Community Life.
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Bible Study 9:00 am
Bible Study @ Parlor
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 9:55 am
While our young people begin their journey of confirmation – you are invited to revisit and renew your confirmation journey with a new series which will explore the Foundations of our Faith. CONFIRMATION 2.0 is designed for those who are new to church, as well as those who have been going forever…those who have been confirmed, as well as those who don’t even know what confirmation is…those who call Green’s Farms Church their spiritual home, as well as those who still looking. With an open mind and a warm heart, we will explore the scriptures, our UCC Statement of faith, and cover topics like GOD, FAITH, SIN, THE BIBLE and DOUBT. Join us Sunday mornings at 9:00am in the Parlor as we dig into the scriptures, discuss our faith journey, and discover the importance of discipleship! Come a little early, grab a cup of coffee and get settled before we start!  
Worship Service 10:00 am
Worship Service @ Meetinghouse
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Worship Service @ Meetinghouse | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Join us each week for worship in our Meetinghouse!
Sunday School 10:15 am
Sunday School
Apr 3 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Sunday School
Weekly Sunday School classes for pre-K through Middle School.
Social / Coffee Hour 11:00 am
Social / Coffee Hour
Apr 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Social / Coffee Hour @ Westport | Connecticut | United States
Join us  after worship each week for a time of fellowship. Normally we meet in the fellowship hall (upstairs out the back of the sanctuary), but in the warmer months we like to meet on the front lawn.
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Confirmation Class Meeting 6:00 pm
Confirmation Class Meeting
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Confirmation is the process whereby youth are given an opportunity to explore issues of faith in anticipation of making an intentional decision to live their lives as committed Christians. This exploration is done within a group setting and is facilitated by a team of adult leaders. At each meeting, we explore a different theme and participate in activities relevant to the topic of discussion. Confirmands will have an opportunity to take part in small group discussions, as well as time set aside for personal reflection. Confirmation is open to all interested eighth graders.
Outreach Department Meeting 7:30 pm
Outreach Department Meeting @ Parlor
Apr 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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GFC Seniors & Friends: Brown Bag Lunch with Jim Marpe 11:30 am
GFC Seniors & Friends: Brown Bag Lunch with Jim Marpe
Apr 6 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Join us for a brown bag lunch in the Parlor with Westport First Selectman, Jim Marpe.
Gillespie Center 5:00 pm
Gillespie Center @ Gillespie Center
Apr 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Gillespie Center @ Gillespie Center | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Prepare or purchase food to serve at Gillespie Center, Westport’s homeless shelter.
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Prayer Circle – Led by Rev. Jeffrey Rider 11:00 am
Prayer Circle – Led by Rev. Jeffrey Rider
Apr 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
 
Lenten Women’s Book & Bible Study Series 12:30 pm
Lenten Women’s Book & Bible Study Series
Apr 7 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Lenten Women’s Book & Bible Study Series A new study group is kicking off for the women of GFC. Starting February 25, and continuing through March 31 April 14th (just extended!) you are invited to join us on Thursday afternoons from 12:30 – 1:30pm in the Parlor as we look at the importance of our Lenten journey and read Renegade Gospel by Mike Slaughter. Our study and discussion will be led by Dave Stambaugh, our Interim Minister of Faith Formation, and focus on the transformational power and meaning of Jesus’ message and its relevance for our lives today. It will be a fruitful experience for all who participate, as well as a wonderful opportunity to spend time in fellowship together…so don’t miss out! Please contact Dave Stambaugh by email or by phone, 227-2728, extension 104, or Caroline Barney if you are interested! Also, let us know if childcare is needed! Please note, the class is NOT meeting on Maundy Thursday, March 24th!
Icthus Youth Group 7:00 pm
Icthus Youth Group @ Icthus Lodge
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Icthus Youth Group @ Icthus Lodge | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Weekly high school youth group meeting! All youth grades 9-12 welcome!
Choir Rehearsal 7:45 pm
Choir Rehearsal @ Choir Room
Apr 7 @ 7:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Choir Rehearsal @ Choir Room | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Weekly Choir Rehearsal upstairs in the choir room.
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New Member Class 9:00 am
New Member Class
Apr 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
New to Green’s Farms Church? Or, have you been worshiping here awhile and want to know more about our church, our denomination, the United Church of Christ and membership? Join us in the Parlor on either Saturday, April 2 or Saturday April 9, for a New Member class from 9:00-11:00am. Coffee and goodies will be served. Childcare for young children is available on both dates; just let us know if you will need it when responding. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Lori Fabian, Chair, Membership & Community Life.
CXL’D Empty Nesters & Friends Bowling Night 7:30 pm
CXL’D Empty Nesters & Friends Bowling Night @ Bowlmor Lanes
Apr 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
There’s no time to SPARE! Our Deacons are hosting an Empty Nesters & Friends Bowling Night on Saturday, April 9th at 7:30pm at Bowlmor Lanes (701 Connecticut Avenue) in Norwalk. The cost is $28 per person with an hour and a half of unlimited bowling, pizza, soft drinks and shoe rental. If you’d like to STRIKE up some fun and fellowship, please remember your check is your reservation! Please make checks payable to ‘Green’s Farms Church’ with ‘Bowling’ noted in the memo section. If you have questions or would like additional information, contact Judy Hlawitschka or Dave Stambaugh at (203) 227-2728!
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Bible Study 9:00 am
Bible Study @ Parlor
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 9:55 am
While our young people begin their journey of confirmation – you are invited to revisit and renew your confirmation journey with a new series which will explore the Foundations of our Faith. CONFIRMATION 2.0 is designed for those who are new to church, as well as those who have been going forever…those who have been confirmed, as well as those who don’t even know what confirmation is…those who call Green’s Farms Church their spiritual home, as well as those who still looking. With an open mind and a warm heart, we will explore the scriptures, our UCC Statement of faith, and cover topics like GOD, FAITH, SIN, THE BIBLE and DOUBT. Join us Sunday mornings at 9:00am in the Parlor as we dig into the scriptures, discuss our faith journey, and discover the importance of discipleship! Come a little early, grab a cup of coffee and get settled before we start!  
Worship Service 10:00 am
Worship Service @ Meetinghouse
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Worship Service @ Meetinghouse | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Join us each week for worship in our Meetinghouse!
Sunday School 10:15 am
Sunday School
Apr 10 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Sunday School
Weekly Sunday School classes for pre-K through Middle School.
Social / Coffee Hour 11:00 am
Social / Coffee Hour
Apr 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Social / Coffee Hour @ Westport | Connecticut | United States
Join us  after worship each week for a time of fellowship. Normally we meet in the fellowship hall (upstairs out the back of the sanctuary), but in the warmer months we like to meet on the front lawn.
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Confirmation Class Meeting 6:00 pm
Confirmation Class Meeting
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Confirmation is the process whereby youth are given an opportunity to explore issues of faith in anticipation of making an intentional decision to live their lives as committed Christians. This exploration is done within a group setting and is facilitated by a team of adult leaders. At each meeting, we explore a different theme and participate in activities relevant to the topic of discussion. Confirmands will have an opportunity to take part in small group discussions, as well as time set aside for personal reflection. Confirmation is open to all interested eighth graders.
Church Council Mtg. 7:30 pm
Church Council Mtg. @ Parlor
Apr 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly meeting of the 2015-2016 Church Council.
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Membership Department Mtg. 9:00 am
Membership Department Mtg. @ Youth Room
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Lenten Women’s Book & Bible Study Series 12:30 pm
Lenten Women’s Book & Bible Study Series
Apr 14 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Lenten Women’s Book & Bible Study Series A new study group is kicking off for the women of GFC. Starting February 25, and continuing through March 31 April 14th (just extended!) you are invited to join us on Thursday afternoons from 12:30 – 1:30pm in the Parlor as we look at the importance of our Lenten journey and read Renegade Gospel by Mike Slaughter. Our study and discussion will be led by Dave Stambaugh, our Interim Minister of Faith Formation, and focus on the transformational power and meaning of Jesus’ message and its relevance for our lives today. It will be a fruitful experience for all who participate, as well as a wonderful opportunity to spend time in fellowship together…so don’t miss out! Please contact Dave Stambaugh by email or by phone, 227-2728, extension 104, or Caroline Barney if you are interested! Also, let us know if childcare is needed! Please note, the class is NOT meeting on Maundy Thursday, March 24th!
Men’s Prayer Group 6:30 pm
Men’s Prayer Group @ Green's Farms Church
Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Meets in the parlor on the second and fourth Thursday for scripture, conversation and intercessory prayer.  
Icthus Youth Group 7:00 pm
Icthus Youth Group @ Icthus Lodge
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Icthus Youth Group @ Icthus Lodge | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Weekly high school youth group meeting! All youth grades 9-12 welcome!
Choir Rehearsal 7:45 pm
Choir Rehearsal @ Choir Room
Apr 14 @ 7:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Choir Rehearsal @ Choir Room | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Weekly Choir Rehearsal upstairs in the choir room.
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Tax Day
Tax Day
Apr 15 all-day
 
Gillespie Center 5:00 pm
Gillespie Center @ Gillespie Center
Apr 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Gillespie Center @ Gillespie Center | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Prepare or purchase food to serve at Gillespie Center, Westport’s homeless shelter.
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Bible Study 9:00 am
Bible Study @ Parlor
Apr 17 @ 9:00 am – 9:55 am
While our young people begin their journey of confirmation – you are invited to revisit and renew your confirmation journey with a new series which will explore the Foundations of our Faith. CONFIRMATION 2.0 is designed for those who are new to church, as well as those who have been going forever…those who have been confirmed, as well as those who don’t even know what confirmation is…those who call Green’s Farms Church their spiritual home, as well as those who still looking. With an open mind and a warm heart, we will explore the scriptures, our UCC Statement of faith, and cover topics like GOD, FAITH, SIN, THE BIBLE and DOUBT. Join us Sunday mornings at 9:00am in the Parlor as we dig into the scriptures, discuss our faith journey, and discover the importance of discipleship! Come a little early, grab a cup of coffee and get settled before we start!  
Worship Service 10:00 am
Worship Service @ Meetinghouse
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Worship Service @ Meetinghouse | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Join us each week for worship in our Meetinghouse!
Sunday School 10:15 am
Sunday School
Apr 17 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Sunday School
Weekly Sunday School classes for pre-K through Middle School.
Social / Coffee Hour 11:00 am
Social / Coffee Hour
Apr 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Social / Coffee Hour @ Westport | Connecticut | United States
Join us  after worship each week for a time of fellowship. Normally we meet in the fellowship hall (upstairs out the back of the sanctuary), but in the warmer months we like to meet on the front lawn.
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Confirmation Class Meeting 6:00 pm
Confirmation Class Meeting
Apr 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Confirmation is the process whereby youth are given an opportunity to explore issues of faith in anticipation of making an intentional decision to live their lives as committed Christians. This exploration is done within a group setting and is facilitated by a team of adult leaders. At each meeting, we explore a different theme and participate in activities relevant to the topic of discussion. Confirmands will have an opportunity to take part in small group discussions, as well as time set aside for personal reflection. Confirmation is open to all interested eighth graders.
Trustees Department Mtg. 7:30 pm
Trustees Department Mtg.
Apr 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Prayer Circle – Led by Dave Stambaugh 11:30 am
Prayer Circle – Led by Dave Stambaugh
Apr 21 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Prayer Circle led by Reverend Rebecca Floyd Marshall.
Icthus Youth Group 7:00 pm
Icthus Youth Group @ Icthus Lodge
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Icthus Youth Group @ Icthus Lodge | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Weekly high school youth group meeting! All youth grades 9-12 welcome!
Choir Rehearsal 7:45 pm
Choir Rehearsal @ Choir Room
Apr 21 @ 7:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Choir Rehearsal @ Choir Room | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Weekly Choir Rehearsal upstairs in the choir room.
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Bible Study 9:00 am
Bible Study @ Parlor
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 9:55 am
While our young people begin their journey of confirmation – you are invited to revisit and renew your confirmation journey with a new series which will explore the Foundations of our Faith. CONFIRMATION 2.0 is designed for those who are new to church, as well as those who have been going forever…those who have been confirmed, as well as those who don’t even know what confirmation is…those who call Green’s Farms Church their spiritual home, as well as those who still looking. With an open mind and a warm heart, we will explore the scriptures, our UCC Statement of faith, and cover topics like GOD, FAITH, SIN, THE BIBLE and DOUBT. Join us Sunday mornings at 9:00am in the Parlor as we dig into the scriptures, discuss our faith journey, and discover the importance of discipleship! Come a little early, grab a cup of coffee and get settled before we start!  
Worship Service 10:00 am
Worship Service @ Meetinghouse
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Worship Service @ Meetinghouse | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Join us each week for worship in our Meetinghouse!
Sunday School 10:15 am
Sunday School
Apr 24 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Sunday School
Weekly Sunday School classes for pre-K through Middle School.
Social / Coffee Hour 11:00 am
Social / Coffee Hour
Apr 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Social / Coffee Hour @ Westport | Connecticut | United States
Join us  after worship each week for a time of fellowship. Normally we meet in the fellowship hall (upstairs out the back of the sanctuary), but in the warmer months we like to meet on the front lawn.
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Confirmation Class Meeting 6:00 pm
Confirmation Class Meeting
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Confirmation is the process whereby youth are given an opportunity to explore issues of faith in anticipation of making an intentional decision to live their lives as committed Christians. This exploration is done within a group setting and is facilitated by a team of adult leaders. At each meeting, we explore a different theme and participate in activities relevant to the topic of discussion. Confirmands will have an opportunity to take part in small group discussions, as well as time set aside for personal reflection. Confirmation is open to all interested eighth graders.
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Membership Department Mtg. 9:00 am
Membership Department Mtg. @ Youth Room
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Men’s Prayer Group 6:30 pm
Men’s Prayer Group @ Green's Farms Church
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Meets in the parlor on the second and fourth Thursday for scripture, conversation and intercessory prayer. 
Icthus Youth Group 7:00 pm
Icthus Youth Group @ Icthus Lodge
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Icthus Youth Group @ Icthus Lodge | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Weekly high school youth group meeting! All youth grades 9-12 welcome!
Choir Rehearsal 7:45 pm
Choir Rehearsal @ Choir Room
Apr 28 @ 7:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Choir Rehearsal @ Choir Room | Westport | Connecticut | United States
Weekly Choir Rehearsal upstairs in the choir room.
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John Thompson Memorial Service 2:00 pm
John Thompson Memorial Service @ MEETINGHOUSE
Apr 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
There will be a celebration of John Thompson’s life on Saturday, April 30th at 2:00PM at The Congregational Church of Green’s Farms. Immediately following the service, a reception will be held in the Social Hall.