Religious news and upcoming events
Holiday pies can now be ordered — Christ Episcopal Church Tashua has announced they are offering double crust apple pies and apple crumb pies for sale for the holidays. You can now place your order for their homemade pies. The price per pie is $15 and they will be sold frozen. Contact the parish office to place your order via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 203-268-5566. Pick up will be at Christ Church Tashua, 5170 Madison Ave., in Trumbull, after Wednesday, Nov. 8. Contact the parish office to schedule a pick up. The last day for pick up is Friday, Nov. 17. This supports the ministries at Christ Church Tashua.
Trumbull Interfaith Council — The Trumbull Interfaith Council will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 1, at 7 p.m., at Nichols United Methodist Church, 35 Shelton Road, Trumbull. Plans will be finalized for this year's Thanksgiving service on Sunday, Nov. 19, at 4 p.m., at Congregation B'nai Torah, 5700 Main St., Trumbull.
Roast pork dinner — A roast pork dinner, sponsored by the Altar Guild of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 406 White Plains Road, Trumbull, will be held on Saturday, Nov. 4, at 6 p.m. Menu is roast pork and gravy with Halucki and cabbage, carrots, applesauce, bread and butter, dessert and beverage. Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for children 10 and under. Reservations are required and tickets must be paid for and picked up by Sunday, Oct. 29. For reservations, call 203-372-8844.
Women's Fellowship catered luncheon — The Women's Fellowship of Unity Hill United Church of Christ will gather for a catered lunch on Thursday, Nov. 16, at noon in the church at 364 White Plain Road, Trumbull. The program will feature Jennifer Dizney, Clinical Pharmacist from St. Vincent's Medical Center speaking on opioid addiction. Contact the church at 203-374-8822 for reservations. Cost is $7.50.
Spaghetti supper and free concert — They were high school sweethearts and have become renowned in the world of Jazz. Now married, Atla DeChamplain is an accomplished jazz vocalist, while husband Matt is a musician mastering many instruments. They will be the entertainment at this month's Long Hill United Methodist Church spaghetti supper/ concert series on Saturday, Nov. 18. Spaghetti supper with salad, desserts and more will begin at 5:30 p.m. Dinners are $12; $11 for seniors. The free evening of jazz begins at 7 p.m. The church is located at 6358 Main St. (Route 111), Trumbull. For information, call 203-954-9691.
Thanksgiving service — The Trumbull Interfaith Council and Congregation B'nai Torah invite the community to the annual Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, Nov. 19, at 4 p.m., at the Synagogue at 5700 Main St., Trumbull. Rabbi Colin Brodie will preach the Thanksgiving message, along with clergy from Trumbull congregations participating in the service. A community choir will also be a part of the service. A reception will follow. Those attending are asked to bring non-perishable food items to be donated to Trumbull Social Services.