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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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Jun
5

Summer Church Service Time, 9am

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Starting Sunday, June 17, 2018  our service will be at 9:00 AM.

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May
31

Straining Against the Wind

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May 17, 2018 Written by Christina Villa “When he saw that they were straining at the oars against an adverse wind, he came towards them early in the morning, walking on the sea.” – Mark 4:45-56 This sentence from Mark is just one example of the peculiar way the Bible often has…

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May
31

Annual Church Yard Sale June 9-10

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The Valley’s largest yard sale will be held this weekend, June 9 and 10 from 9-3, under the big tent at Kenyon’s field on Rt. 100 just north of Waitsfield Village. This year offers an exceptional selection of good quality used furniture at affordable prices. Other items include home goods,…

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Mar
27

Easter Holy Week

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Holy Week: Maundy Thursday (3/29/18) service, at Waitsfield United Church of Christ 7pm. This somber, yet meaningful service of Christ’s journey to the cross features scripture and song shared by the church’s four-part choir. This is a shared service with Warren UCC, and all are welcome Easter  Sunday Sunrise (4/1/18) service…

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Dec
4

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
5

No Church Service

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October 15, 2017 is Service Sunday with Warren Church.  No service in Waitsfield that day. Meet at 9:30 AM at Warren church to help in community, assemble hygiene bags or help prepare emergency meals.  Potluck lunch at noon.

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Jul
26

Waitsfield United Church & Village Meeting House Now Open!

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After several months of renovation, the Waitsfield United Church of Christ Village Meeting House is now open. Free Community Suppers are held on the last Friday of each month at 5:30. At its grand reopening weekend celebration, several events were held at the newly renovated facility, including:   Thursday 8/24…

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Dec
30

Martin B. Copenhaver – a Seasonal Devotional

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(UCC Still Speaking Devotional: author – Martin B. Copenhaver) “Beware, keep alert, for you do not know when the time will come.” – Mark 13:32-37   Sometimes I think that Christmas, properly celebrated, would not be a fixed date on the calendar.  It would not happen on the same day…

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