For many years now, the Black Bear Men’s Chorus has honored us with participation in our First Sunday of December worship service. Those “in the know” get there early and listen to the rehearsal. As time for worship nears, the Sanctuary gradually fills up. By 10 am, the ushers run out of printed programs, make … Continue reading Black Bear Men’s Chorus
Christmas Eve, 12/24/18, 7 PM We welcome the birth of the Christ Child in a traditional service of carols and lessons. The Chancel Choir, under the direction of Kathy Jellison, will add to our worship service. Pastor Mark Doty will offer a meditation, “A Gift of the Heart” by Norman Vincent Peale. The service concludes … Continue reading Candlelight Service
Once again, we're honored and delighted that the Chamber Singers from Mount View High School will be presenting their wonderful “Carols in the Round” this coming Sunday, December 16th, at 4:00 PM in our Sanctuary. Under the direction of Rebecca Childs, the Chamber Singers have concertized in venues ranging from Ground Zero to the Crystal … Continue reading Carols in the Round, Sunday Dec. 16th at 4 p.m.
This year’s pageant will be our “traditional” pageant, “Gifts for the Christ Child”. There will be Friendly Beasts in the manger, Shepherds from the hillsides, Kings following the star, and Angels over-seeing all. Mary, Joseph, and Baby Jesus will be portrayed this year by the Duncan family. And our wonderful Walt Cupples will be our … Continue reading “Gifts for the Christ Child!” Children’s Pageant, Sunday December 16th at 10 a.m.
Hi Folks! Wow, didn't we have fun at the wonderful "Snowman Fair"! Everything looked so nice. I really liked all those hanging snowflakes in the Fellowship Hall that Chris and Sandi Blanchard put up. They decorated several rooms and we all loved it. That really made the Fair a visual delight. Jim Van … Continue reading Snowman’s Fair 2018
A crew of hard working Hammond Streeters labored throughout the day on Wednesday to prepare a hearty Thanksgiving feast for the folks of the Greater Bangor Area. 4 turkeys and 15 pies were delivered to the kitchen from folks working at home. Mr. Plucky helped by giving his feathers to HSCCers who then provided whatever … Continue reading Thanksgiving Dinner
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On December 2, we welcome the Black Bear Men’s Chorus in our sanctuary. For the past decade, we have been blessed to have them sing during our 10 am worship service the first Sunday of December. Under the direction of Danny Williams, the students and community members who comprise the choir never cease to please … Continue reading Black Bear Men’s Chorus
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Rev. Dr. Mark Allen Doty, Senior PastorHammond Street Congregational Church, UCCBangor, MaineNovember 18, 2018 Praise the Holy One1 Samuel 1:4-20 Some years ago I shared a story of a special woman who was remembered much later by a pastor in her community: She was not a member of my church. But as is so often … Continue reading Sermon for Nov. 18, 2018: Praise the Holy One