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September 2018 Update

We got a taste of Connecticut’s hot, humid summer when we walked out of the JFK terminal. And we could see that there had been a lot of rain. The grass was green and the trees and shrubs were lush.

We attended the wedding of the daughter of one of Marilyn’s friends for the past forty years. The bride looked just like her mother looked when Marilyn met her at work in New York City. And the line, “I don’t remember growing older, when did they?” from Fiddler on the Roof, kept running through Marilyn’s mind.

Westhampton, NY September 2018

Noroton Presbyterian Church installed Greg Doll as its new Senior Pastor - and his new friends at NPC, as well as many friends from his previous time at NPC, were there to support him in this new role.

Connecticut September 2018

PEP (People Encouraging People), which meets every third Thursday, is the new name for Prime Timers at NPC. At this month’s gathering all four pastors spoke of how they got into ministry and how they came to serve at NPC.

Connecticut September 2018

John’s granddaughter is a second year student at Eastern Connecticut State University - and she’s a starting defense player on the women’s soccer team. We remember seeing her play when she was in kindergarten and just five years old - and, again, we think "I don't remember getting older......."

Connecticut September 2018

Please pray with us –

Thank you Father, Son and Holy Spirit
for the encouragement we receive
from Your Word.
Help us to persevere in doing good.
Teach us to put You first
in everything we do.
Give us renewed excitement
for Your mission.
Open our eyes to see the ways
we can help those in need.
Show us how to take delight in You
so that our hearts will be
transformed to be like Yours.

~Our Daily Bread