Christ Community Church

December 21, 2014

Order of Worship



Prelude                        Emmanuel, God with Us





Lighting of the Advent Wreath                  Pastor Warren and Lynne


Opening Hymn*          What a Wonderful Beginning


General Offering        


Doxology*                   #625 Doxology    


Congregational           Emmanuel

Praise & Worship       Breath of Heaven

                                    It Is Well With My Soul


Praise & Petition
         ending with the Lord’s Prayer


Scripture Reading       Isaiah 9:6 and Ephesians 13:8 (Robbie)


Sermon                        “Prince of Peace”


Closing Hymn*                        Go Tell It on the Mountain



Postlude*                    What Child Is This



*Please stand if able




 Pastor Rev Dr Ruth Blais                            Ministers – The People







Upcoming Activities


SUNDAY Dec 21        9:30 a.m. – Worship Service

TUESDAY Dec 23       9:30 a.m. – Ladies Bible study with Joyce WEDNESDAY Dec 24            7:00 p.m. – Christmas Eve Service

SUNDAY Dec 28        9:30 a.m. – Worship Service

TUESDAY Dec 28       9:30 a.m. – Ladies Bible study with Joyce





Plan to attend the Christmas Eve Service


Real Men Pray- Acts 16, are planning to see the movie “Unbroken” the life changing Christian story of Louis Zamperini. It will be after Christmas.


Watch for the next Sunday morning bible study starting in the New Year.


The Deacons are looking for volunteers to help out with the children during the sermon part of the service. See Pastor Ruth or Nancy.


Mary’s Closet is an outreach program we started last year to benefit the kids in some of the Woonsocket schools. We are collecting personal items such as deodorant, shampoo, feminine hygiene products, toothpaste and brushes, socks, and granola bars and breakfast bars.


The Blackstone Millville Food Pantry is currently in need of Macaroni & cheese, canned pasta, pasta sauce, boxed potatoes, cereal bars, cake mixes, frosting, laundry and dish soap deodorant, shampoo, Collection bin is in the narthex.











Important Contact Info

Pastor: Rev Dr Ruth Blais 508-883-7885 or 508-639-9089 cell                                                                           

President:  Joyce St Jean 508-883-1148 or

Deacons: Nancy Mandeville 508-883-8120 or     

Benevolence:  Barbara Greenwald 508-883-3010 or      

Church office: 508-883-7885 –Church web site:    

Church E-mail:











Christ Community Church of Blackstone

Proclaiming hope through the Good News of Jesus Christ


CCCoB is affiliated with the Conservative Congregational Christian Conference (CCCC), .


Church office:                       508-883-7885

Church web site:

E-mail addresses:,

Mailing address:       P.O. Box 487, Blackstone, MA 01504



Church:            at the corner of Church St. and School St., Blackstone, MA.

Parish Hall:      from the church, go down Church St. or Mendon St., turn
                        left onto Main St.; brick building is 0.4 miles on the left.


Board of Deacons

Nancy Mandeville (chair)    Pastor Warren Blais     Joyce St Jean (ex officio)     Barbara Greenwald       Mary Hoyle        Marc Greenwald

2013 Church Officers

            President:  Joyce St Jean          Clerk:  Jackie St. Jean

            Collector:  Barbara Greenwald       Treasurer:  Paul Mandeville


Pastor: Dr Rev Ruth Blais 508-883-7885 or 508-639-9089 cell

President:  Joyce St Jean 508-883-1148 or

Deacons:  Nancy Mandeville 508-883-8120 or

Benevolence:  Barbara Greenwald 508-883-3010 or


Cancellations:  To check whether worship services are postponed or canceled (e.g. due to inclement weather), call the church office to hear the recording.