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Monday, Dec. 2 Food Pantry is closed

posted Dec 2, 2019, 6:38 AM by Lee Church

Because of the snow storm, the Wilkinson Food Pantry will be closed tonight, December 2nd.

Living Nativity December 8 at 2 PM

posted Oct 31, 2019, 7:46 AM by Lee Church   [ updated Nov 26, 2019, 11:02 AM ]

Living Nativity Sunday, December 8 at 2 PM 

(weather postponement date: Sunday, December 15) 

 We invite everyone to come and join in a tradition which started over 50 years ago in the Town of Lee!  Live animals join us during the nativity while children from the church and community re-enact the nativity. Visit with the animals, and join in a Community reception of hot cocoa and cookies in Fellowship Hall sponsored by Lee Church.

Your child is welcome to participate by joining us in the role of angel or townsperson.  Please contact the church office by December 5 if your child is interested.

Sunday Nov 17 Worship at 9:30 AM

posted Oct 18, 2019, 10:19 AM by Lee Church   [ updated Nov 15, 2019, 12:47 PM ]

November 17 is Pastor Gail’s farewell worship service. Join us for worship at 9:30 am. Our Hand Bell choir will play. Pastor Gail's message is “Generosity and Gratitude”. There will be prayers and celebrations; we will sing and rejoice in each of us being together. Following worship there will be a celebration in honor of Pastor Gail’s retirement. It’s a good Sunday to be at Church. 



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posted Oct 16, 2019, 10:09 AM by Lee Church   [ updated Nov 8, 2019, 12:21 PM ]


Employment Opportunity: SUBSTITUTE & PT TEACHING POSITION

posted Oct 10, 2019, 11:55 AM by Lee Church

Lee Hill Early Learning Center (at Lee Church) is currently accepting applications for the following positions: substitute and part time teachers who are qualified to work with infants through school age children

To be eligible for this position, all potential candidates will meet the minimum requirements of an Associate Teacher, as follows;

• At least 18 years old & have a high school diploma

•  Meet ONE of the three following requirements:

        • Minimum of 9 credits in child development, early childhood, or elementary education, with 3 of those credits being in the topic of Child Growth & Development
        • 1500 hours of supervised experience in child care or elementary school
        • Current certification as a Para II Educator

All applicants must be willing to submit to a fingerprint & background check prior to employment

Please send your resume and availability to leehillcenter@comcast.net in order to set up an interview. Substitutes may be chosen to be employed as full or part time staff, if and when the school has the need.

Sunday School Starts September 15th at 9:30 AM!

posted Sep 13, 2019, 10:57 AM by Lee Church   [ updated Sep 13, 2019, 11:00 AM ]

Hello families!

The Christian Education team will be starting with our NEW Sunday School program on Rally Sunday, September 15th!
We’re excited to share the new Sparkhouse curriculum!

Help kids learn at their level:
Interact with the Bible in every lesson, helping kids navigate the story and begin to compare what they learn to their own life. We’ll explore key stories from Genesis to Paul's letters in a two-year cycle.

Focus on hands-on learning:
Engage kids in the Bible story with lessons packed with activities, interactive games, and creative crafts. We’ll Introduce kids to 48 Bible stories through art, music, cooking, and more.

Experience the Salvation story arc:
Help kids experience the Salvation story each year by exploring the Old Testament in the fall, and the New Testament in the winter and spring.

We hope to see you at 9:30 AM on the 15th!

Kid’s Club Sept. 20 from 6-7 PM

posted Sep 12, 2019, 1:02 PM by Lee Church

Hey Kids! Lee Church Kid’s Club starts back up again on Friday, Sept.20 from 6-7 PM at the church. Join this fun group of kids Kindergarten through 6th grade that get together once a month to run around, play games, do crafts and participate in community service opportunities. All kids welcome. Bring a friend. 

Registration Form for Sunday School and Church Youth Events

posted Sep 3, 2019, 1:24 PM by Lee Church   [ updated Sep 4, 2019, 11:35 AM ]

The 2019-20 registration form for Sunday School and Youth Group is attached below. You can download and fill out on your device, print it and bring it with you to church. Simply fill out one copy per family.

Help Wanted: Director Of Youth Ministries

posted Aug 14, 2019, 2:35 PM by Lee Church   [ updated Aug 30, 2019, 9:58 AM ]

PURPOSE OF POSITION: To provide overall leadership in Christian Education (CE) Ministry, with a specific focus on leadership and development of youth groups and programs, including guidance and resources. To maintain and enhance the Christian Education program for the Lee Church Congregational Community and to support the CE Ministry in attaining the goals of Christian education for pre-kindergarten through senior high school youth. The person in this position should be actively supportive and sensitive to the whole mission of this church and guided by his/her own Christian faith. Critical Outcomes: To be successful in this position, you must: 1. Provide leadership and direct, guide and assist with the youth group program for middle school and high school youth, including service to the community, social activities, discussion groups and service to the church. 2. In collaboration with the Coordinator of Christian Formation, establish program goals, lead the coordination of planning, staffing, promotion and implementation of the program; oversee selection of curriculum; communicate plans to teachers; provide resources & supplies for teaching activities, oversee recruitment, training and support of teachers and nursery care givers; communicate and promote awareness of Christian Education activities to the congregation and the wider community. 3. Be physically present on Sunday mornings to oversee Sunday school, record attendance, collect offering and offer support as needed. 4. Provide report to the Coordinator of Christian Formation monthly regarding SS progress, and annually for reporting purposes to the Lee Church 5. Create and maintain the Sunday School annual schedule and monthly calendar and share that information with the Church Administrative Assistant to be added to the church’s annual planning calendar. 6. Participate in worship planning sessions with pastor and worship team. Hold office hours weekly to increase communication with SS parents and youth. TIME REQUIREMENTS: 15 HOURS PER WEEK Supervised by: the Coordinator of Christian Formation Responsible to: the Coordinator of Christian Formation and the pastor Qualifications: Professional: Commitment to the Christian Faith, ability to work with people and concern with their growth as persons and as disciples of Jesus Christ, ability to be flexible and creative in planning and programming, ability to work well with young people, parents and other workers, familiarity with basic biblical knowledge, basic Christian beliefs and church life, have a positive perspective and enthusiasm for Christian teaching and have the ability to channel children’s interests and energy. Education and Training: Academic training in education and/or theology preferred, or equivalent through conferences, workshops, etc. Experience: Experience in a church in either volunteer or professional positions and/or experience in teaching, administration and supervision. Candidates must be willing to submit to a background check.

Send your resume and cover letter to Lee Church at leechurchucc@comcast.net


Wilkinson Food Pantry

posted Jul 10, 2019, 12:36 PM by Lee Church

Hours:  Open the first and third Mondays of the month, from 6-7 pm

Lee Church is the home of The Stephen Wilkinson Memorial Food Pantry. The pantry stocks mostly nonperishable foods. Visits to the pantry are confidential. We service families from the towns of Lee, Durham, Madbury, Newmarket, and Nottingham. If you are experiencing a food emergency, or for questions, call the church office (659-2861).

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