Recent News

Your Generosity at Work

May 29, 2020

Because of your generosity, of time, talent, and treasure, Third Church has not let the pandemic stop our work to minister to strangers, neighbors, and each other. Our hunger programs…

Social Distance Penpal Program

May 26, 2020

Knowing that many folks are “zoom-fatigued,” we thought it might be fun to connect the old-fashioned way for a change. If you’d be interested in joining a pen pal program—as…

Z-Notes, First Edition

May 26, 2020

Greetings, soon-to-be Friends! I key in these words from a currently-sunny though cool Jacksonville, Florida—not as cool as the Northeast this Mothers’ Day weekend! I moseyed over to the beach…

Adult Spiritual Formation, June 2020

May 26, 2020

We are using online platforms to continue offering Adult Spiritual Formation gatherings during social-distancing.   Thursday Voices, Thursdays 12:00-1:00pm via Google Meet: During the summer season, the group will discuss articles…

Children’s Ministry Update, June 2020

May 26, 2020

Thank you, families, for keeping in touch!  We are sorely missing your smiling faces and your presence with us.  We hope that some of our online options like “Virtual Qabats”…

Focus on ASL Interpretation

May 26, 2020

If you have attended church over the past seven months, in person or online, you will have noticed an American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter participating in leading worship. We have…

Messenger Returning in June

May 15, 2020

We suspended our monthly newsletter during April and May as we turned our attention to COVID-19 response. Good news! The Messenger will be back in June.  Thank you for your…

Third Church’s Response to COVID-19

March 11, 2020

(8/6/20) Third Church moved to Phase II of our reopening plan on August 1. Changes from Phase I are: Groups of 50 or fewer may gather for life events (marriages,…

Technology Reboot

February 28, 2020

What is it?  The Third Church technology revolution has been underway over the last 3 years since the Technology Team developed a “Technology Roadmap” to guide our journey and to…

Introducing…Third Church’s Property Management Team!

February 28, 2020

Jim Pochodylo, Interim Property Manager, on behalf of the PMT The Property Management Team (PMT) is comprised of the sextons, an interim property manager, and the property committee of the…

Congregational Fellowship

February 28, 2020

Church LadiesTuesday, March 3, 7:30-9:00pm Book Discussion around Lent in Plain Sight If you are doing the Lenten read of this book, (or if you want to learn more about…

Gratitude Report

February 27, 2020

Third Church is grateful for your support of our mission and ministry.  Last month, in addition to fulfilling pledge obligations, you made gifts and contributions totaling over $14,000.  These included:…