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Nov
10

Weekly News & Notes

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  Weekly News and Notes – November 6, 2014  Greetings WUCC Family and Friends,   Last weekend was full of opportunities for thanksgiving and joy.  First was the women’s retreat where ten women took time apart to soak themselves in silence, prayer, sharing and learning, music and art.  It was a very…

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Jul
28

Open & Affirming

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The members of the Waitsfield UCC have voted unanimously to embrace and act upon an Open & Affirming statement about inclusivity. While the church has demonstrated its open and affirming beliefs, it decided to adopt a formal statement of inclusion for sharing with the Conference of the United Church of…

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Jul
27

Free Dinner

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The Waitsfield United Church hosts the August 29 Free Community Dinner. Join friends, neighbors, young and old for a free meal at the Waitsfield Church at 5:30pm. If you know someone who may need a ride, please call the church at 496-3065.

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Jul
8

July 1 Worship and Picnic with Warren United Church!

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What: Sunday Morning worship and BBQ/Lawn Party together with Warren United Church When: Sunday, July 1 at 11am Where: Couples Field, Waitsfield What to bring: a potluck dish, lawn chairs.  

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May
24

Holiness and the Feminine Spirit

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(Watch the WCAX News Feature on the Exhibit) The Waitsfield United Church of Christ will exhibit the paintings of Vermont artist, Janet McKenzie, during the Vermont Festival of the Arts in August. The exhibit Holiness & the Feminine Spirit is an exhibit of fifteen paintings modeled on two groups (women…

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May
6

What is Inclusive?

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As the members of the WUCC lay the groundwork toward a formal vote to adopt an Open & Affirming statement, I asked Rev. Mark Pitton for a non-confrontational response to someone who says “The bible says same-gender relations are forbidden.” His response is just what I was looking for: “”Having…

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Jan
28

Annual Meeting Superbowl Sunday

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Annual Meeting February 2, 2014….Come and vote so we can establish an Endowment Fund which will help us in the future and come participate in a discussion about where God is leading us in the future.  Annual Meeting is Right after church…bring a dish if you can.  See you there!…

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Jan
28

January 2014: A Reflection

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Over the last 18 months a lot of very exciting things have been happening at the Waitsfield United Church of Christ.  The most obvious and widely known is our Community Suppers which occur every month on the last Friday at 5:30.  Everyone is welcome and it is free.  These meals…

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Jan
14

A Full Year of Free Dinners

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The Waitsfield United Church held its 1st Anniversary free Community Dinner in December 2013. What a wonderful year it was! What began as a seed of an idea has blossomed into a much anticipated community event with dinners averaging 75 attendees monthly.  Since that time, dinners have continued monthly and…

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Aug
13

Women’s Spiritual Retreat Planned

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**Registration Closed*** Women of the Waitsfield United Church are invited to an overnight retreat at Hallelujah Farm in Keene, NH on Friday, November 1. Use this opportunity to rest and renew your spirit in the company of friends and acquaintances, and restore your inner light. Registration Fee is $75 and…

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