United Church of Strafford, Vermont

Category: Church News


Upcoming Service Notes for October 13, 2019, Refugee Sunday

We are suggesting a homework assignment to prepare for this Sunday’s presentation on refugees by artist and activist Marcia Bushnell. We will have a brief worship service in the sanctuary at 10:00 AM and then a symbolic refugee journey to…

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Save Fuel and Stay Warm this Winter with Window Inserts

Dear Church Family, Please consider making your home more energy efficient for this heating season and please especially share this information with lower income neighbors! Save Fuel and Stay Warm this Winter with Window Inserts The Strafford Energy & Climate…

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Upcoming Service Notes for October 6, 2019

This Sunday offers the dynamic combination of World Communion Sunday and the return of George Kinder for our Golden Civilization Conversation II.  We will take the Golden Civilization conversation much farther and deeper, following our fist conversation last April.  (See…

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Mother’s Out Front Anti-Oppression and Anti-Racism Online Trainings

Dear Church Family, The issues of climate change and racism have a direct, tragic connection, similar to so many other connections like climate and refugees, climate and economic injustice, climate and war, climate and weakening democracy and more.  Please see…

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Lord’s Acre 2019: Living La Vida Local! October 12, 2019

Our 2019 Lords Acre celebration will be held this Saturday, October 12 at Barrett Hall.  This year, the celebration rejoices in our local community and how we support each other. There will be a dinner with continuous seating from 5:00 to 7:00…

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Upcoming Service Notes for September 29, 2019

The founder of Dartmouth’s Religion Department died this week after a long and faithful life.  Fred Berthold was a wise and generous-hearted professor, mentor and promoter of social justice. Fred wrote a book on “the role of anxiety in contemporary…

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Upcoming Service Notes for September 22, 2019

Many people think that the purpose of church is to make us behave well so we will be saved and go to heaven, but it is hard to see how we can reach that conclusion if we read what Jesus…

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