United Church of Strafford, Vermont

Category: Fulfilling Our Vision


Pastoral Letter on King’s Call for Unconditional Love

Dear Neighbors, The message on the signboard in front of the United Church of Strafford right now is a bit cryptic so I thought I would share a little background on it if you are curious.  It reads: Unconditional love…

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Sermon from January 19, 2020, Martin Luther King Jr. Sunday

God Has a Dream Rev. Thomas Cary Kinder United Church of Strafford, Vermont January 19, 2019 Second Sunday after Epiphany, Martin Luther King Jr. Sunday Isaiah 49; Luke 4:14-21 We as a nation must undergo a radical revolution of values….

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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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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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