NEWFANE -- The Sacrament of Communion will be observed at the 10 a.m. worship service of the First Congregational Church of Newfane on Sunday, May 4. The title of the Rev. Robert Hamm’s meditation is "The Heart’s Journey" with scripture from the Gospel of Luke, chapter 24, verses 13-35.
Congregational hymns are "Shout for Joy, Loud and Long," "I Come with Joy" and "Sent Forth by God’s Blessing." The choir will sing "Come, Share the Lord" by Bryan Jeffery Leech. Organist/music director Martha LaMoria will play the prelude, "The Haven of Rest" by Benton Price, and the postlude, "Praise, O Praise the Lord" by Edward H. Wetherill.
Events for the upcoming week include Al-Anon at 7:30 p.m. on Monday; Sew What’s at 5 p.m. on Tuesday; Bell rehearsal at 5 p.m. and Church Choir rehearsal at 6:30 p.m. Call the church office at 802-365-4079 or visit the website www.newfanechurch.org for further information.