Whoever you are, and wherever you may be on your journey, you are welcome here.
We're glad you landed here and we hope that it will be the start of a colorful relationship.
We hope that it will be a relationship that will begin with you getting to know us, and lead toward us getting to know you.
At the Belchertown United Church of Christ (BUCC) we believe that the stuff of faith is found in community; folks working and laughing and crying and singing and worshiping together, making a difference in the world. If that's a good place to start, click the TICKET below and let the ride begin!
Worship - Sundays at 9:30am
Communion is celebrated on the first Sunday of each month.
We practice an open table. All are Welcome!
Circus Rally Day!
Tell your friends and neighbors, come one, come all to the
biggest show in Belchertown, under the tall white steeple at Belchertown United
Church of Christ on the Green (at 18 Park Street opposite the Gazebo) this Sunday
morning September 9th @ 9:30 am, as we kick off our new Church School year with
a Circus Rally Day!
All are welcome to join in the fun with games, snacks, clowns, face painting and
more! Come dressed as a clown if you would like!
Belchertown United Church of Christ is an Open and Affirming Church joyfully
celebrating ALL Families and All Persons!!
3 rd Annual SOAAR 5k Road Race
Food Trucks and Music Festival taking place
Saturday on the common from 12 to 7. Grab some popcorn and a soda!
HURCH TAGE SALE, SATURDAY AUGUST 25th – THANKS TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED!!
Belchertown Fair - September 21-22-23, 2018
Work a shift, or two, or all - while you visit with friends or make new friends prepping vegetables for or serving Belchertown Fair-famous taco salads for BUCC. Then, get some fresh air while directing cars to park in the BUCC parking lot. SIgn-upsheets showing shift times and opportunities will be available the 1st Sunday in August through fair time OR by calling the church office. BUCC can continue with these fund-raisers only when the entire church community and friends sign-up in advance, for planning, and show-up. Please plan your schedule to attend this major event, sign-up for shifts to work and be sure to include your telephone number.
PIONEER VALLEY HABITAT FOR HUMANITY has just broken ground on
a one-bedroom home in Florence, MA and will be soon on three, three-
bedroom homes in Northampton this. If you are interested in assisting let
Meghan or Pastor Clare know.
BEAUTIFY SUNDAY WORSHIP
This list is outside the Chapel just waiting for YOU! Thanks in advance for your help.
Please see Christine Molloy firstname.lastname@example.org for more info or order forms.
Helping Hand Food Distribution
Every Third Thursday of the month (4pm-7pm) - Join us downstairs in the Parish House for our monthly distribution, as we can always use an extra set of helping hands! For more details please contact Bob Stephens (email@example.com or 860 558-6351).
If you would be able to provide a ride for people without vehicles on the occasional Sunday, or if you need a ride to church, please contact a Deacon (see below).
Deacons of the Month
Please feel free to contact the Deacons about membership, hospital or shut-in visitation or for other spiritual concerns. Deacons: Tom Shattuck (firstname.lastname@example.org)
OPPORTUNITIES FOR MINISTRY!
DIRECTOR OR CO-DIRECTORS OF OUR HELPING HANDS FOOD PANTRY
This is a very rewarding volunteer position which serves an essential need in our community. For an opportunity to serve God, and help your neighbor. This would be a wonderful position for two to fill as a team, please contact email@example.com or (413) 461-1321.