United Church of Strafford, Vermont

Category: Mission News


Songs That Can Change the World: South African Freedom Songs  

The next program in the series of Songs That Can Change the World will take place the weekend of April 27th-29th.  We will immerse in the history and music of the South African freedom movement, focusing primarily on the life…

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Mission Committee Message: How You Can Help

Thank you to everyone who has placed food and personal hygiene items in the Food Shelf collection basket in the back of the church. The items have been graciously accepted and very much appreciated! The need continues and is especially…

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Civil Rights Movement Film and Songs Event, January 7th

The United Church of Strafford is launching a series for youth and adults entitled “Songs That Can Change the World,” led by our Church Musician Annemieke McLane and Pastor Tom Kinder.  The first event in the series will take place…

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A Note from the Mission Committee 

Many thanks to everyone who has contributed food and other non-perishable items in the basket for the food shelf in the back of the sanctuary. A big load of items was delivered on Saturday, December 1 to the Sharon Food…

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Mission News: Supporting the Work of Another of Our Grown Children

The Mission Committee recently voted to support Africa Healing Exchange. The founder and executive director of this amazing non-profit is Sara Stender (Ann McLaughlin’s daughter and Meg Albee’s sister). Some of you may remember Sara as Mary in a United…

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Thomas Leddy-Cecere Refugee Work Invitation

Mission Invitation Thomas Leddy-Cecere, a Strafford native son and a beloved son of this congregation, is working at the University of Texas in Austin in a program that pairs university student volunteers as mentors with recently arrived refugee students. The volunteers…

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Our Church Supports the Newton School HEALTHHUB

To see a photo and information on our church’s support of the HEALTHHUB at Newton School, click on: HealthHub check presentation Oct 5, 2017

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