United Church of Strafford, Vermont

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Message from Amber Wylie on MLK Jr. Sunday Songs

Today, we honor the memory of MLK. We honor the memory of civil rights movements throughout the world.  Throughout history. We honor the heroes and victims of oppression, those whose names we know, and those who transformed the world without…

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Upcoming Service Notes, January 19, 2020, Martin Luther King Jr. Sunday

This Sunday morning and early afternoon we have three major events happening starting at 10:00 AM (or 8:50 AM if you would like to sing some joyous, uplifting freedom songs with the choir): Martin Luther King Jr. Sunday worship, full…

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Pastoral Letter: Resources for a Nonviolent Social Justice-Environmental Movement

Dear wider church family, I am preparing to introduce the Rev. Jim Antal and a Unitarian-Universalist climate event in Norwich tomorrow.  I will be co-leading a workshop with the Rev. Telos Whitfield of the Strafford UU church, talking about what…

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Resolution to Declare a Climate Emergency at Town Meeting

Strafford voters will consider the resolution below at Town Meeting.  Please read it and talk with neighbors about it.  If you have questions, please email them to us at unitedchurchofstrafford@gmail.com for a Frequently Asked Questions sheet, or use the “Leave…

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The Choir Will Sing “Imagine” on January 12, 2020

The choir will sing “Imagine” by John Lennon and Yoko Ono at our service on January 12, 2020. You can see and hear a moving version of “Imagine” below with a list of performers below that:   Here’s the COMPLETE…

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Upcoming Service Notes, January 12, 2020

The Baptism of Christ has traditionally been one of the big Sundays of the year, and for good reason: First, it marks the first recognition of the adult Jesus as Spirit-filled and particularly beloved of God. Second, it gives us…

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Climate Crisis Talk and Workshops January 11 in Norwich

What: “Responding with 2020 Vision to the Climate Crisis” sponsored by four Unitarian Universalist congregations in the Upper Valley When: Saturday, January 11, 2020, from 12:30-4:30 PM Where: At the Norwich Unitarian-Universalist church at 320 Rt. 5 South, across from…

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