United Church of Strafford, Vermont

Category: Church News


Upcoming Service Notes for November 11, 2018, Restorative Justice Sunday

This Sunday’s service will celebrate one of the most hopeful and life-giving developments in recent history, the growth of the practice of restorative justice.  Jonathan Tuthill of the Hartford Community Restorative Justice Center will join us in a worship service led…

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Letter to the Members of the Tree of Life Synagogue

November 2, 2018 Dear Rabbi Myers and Tree of Life Family: I write to you on behalf of my congregation, the United Church of Strafford, a small, but mighty fellowship located in Strafford, Vermont. This past Sunday we held all…

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Upcoming Service Notes for November 4, 2018

This will be Advent Preparation Sunday, a day we take to reflect on the coming season of Advent to form intentions about the experience we want to have.  Intentionality is more important this year than ever because the spiritual benefits…

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Future Directions Vision Approved October 28, 2018!

Below you will see the two versions of the Future Directions Vision that were passed unanimously and joyously at a warned Congregational Meeting held after worship on October 28th.  This is our vision for the foreseeable future in the United…

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Oxfam Hunger Banquet and Children’s Religious Exploration

Our next session of Religious Exploration will begin during worship on Sunday November 4th.  All children are invited to come on the 4th and 11th to prepare to host a Hunger Banquet for the congregation that will take place in…

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Upcoming Service Notes for October 28, 2018

Worship this week will celebrate All Saints Day Sunday and Reformation/Reconciliation Sunday and Vision Sunday.  We will have a congregational meeting at the end of worship to vote on our Future Directions Vision, the culmination of a careful year-long process…

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Hurricane Relief

The Mission Committee is inviting all who feel so moved to make donations to the United Church of Christ Disaster Relief Fund for Hurricane Michael.  We raised $162 in worship last week and will continue to collect donations for the…

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