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Nov
25

A Grand Send Off

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A joyous, albeit tinged with a bit of sadness, Service of Farewell on November 25 closed out the incredible ministry of Rev. McHugh to this congregation and community for over 11 years. While she will be sorely missed, she has left the church and congregation stronger than ever, with excellent…

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Nov
16

Christmas Eve Services

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A tradition of Readings, Songs and Candles.  All are welcome to this traditional service. Families, visitors, friends and strangers are welcome to join in this meaningful gathering to celebrate the birth of the Savior.

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Oct
19

Farewell Party for Rev. McHugh

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The Church Council will be hosting a farewell gathering on Saturday November 17th to honor Nancy’s Ministerial service and leadership over the past 11 plus years. Please join us in the Fellowship Hall from 2-4 pm to wish Nancy well. There will be a presentation at 2:30 pm with time…

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Oct
19

Gifts of the Earth – Creation Care

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Last Sunday Joshua Faulkner and Megan Nedzinski, members of our congregation, helped open up our Creation Care series. Megan brought a pumpkin to share with the children and sent them to class with some dried seeds. Joshua shared words from Wendell Berry and some of his own insights working with…

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Oct
14

Anti-Racism, a community discussion

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October 28 at 6:30-8:00 is the Community Discussion group addressing Anti racism. It is open the whole community and is facilitated by Wrenn Compare. The purpose is to explore and unpack issues around racism and how we can begin to identify and dismantle our own biases and prejudices in a…

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Oct
4

Confirmation Class begins 10/7/18

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Confirmation Class will begin on October 7th. We will be joining with Bethany UCC, Montpelier for this class and learning experience. We will meet for supper and then the class time. This will be a great experience to explore what it means to be people of faith. Contact Rev. McHugh…

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Oct
1

The Blessings of Creation are Ours to Count

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The leaves have begun to turn colors and the children are in school. Fall sports programs are in full gear but the temperature still speaks of summer. We have observed and felt the blessings and the challenges of this warm weather through August and September and it raises questions about…

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Sep
14

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On October 7 we will celebrate World Communion Sunday with Warren and the Waterbury churches in Waterbury. This three Church event is a rare and wonderful opportunity to worship and celebrate what it means to Be the Church together Everyone is invited to bring a dish and stay for the…

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Jul
11

Help still urgently needed in Puerto Rico

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A plea for support of an initiative in Puerto Rico has been voiced. Please take a moment to read this important request. Can you help? PUERTO RICO MISSION

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Jun
15

Racial Justice: Safe Places for Difficult Conversations

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¬†Many members of our community have expressed a desire to learn more about systemic racism, and to investigate ways to become part of the solution. In February, we brought in three young leaders from the Peace and Justice Center in Burlington to facilitate an initial discussion. While they helped to…

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