United Church of Strafford, Vermont

Category: Mission News


Upcoming Service Notes for July 22, 2018

This is the second in a two part series responding to a question a Strafford neighbor has asked about evil.  Jesus said that “evil things come from within,” so last week we focused on evil and the struggle against evil…

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Update on Forum in Thetford on Separating Immigrant Children

Are you concerned about the immigrant children who are being forcibly separated from their parents and incarcerated by federal ICE agents? John Moore/Getty Images Please come to a COMMUNITY FORUM Wednesday, June 20, 2018, Thetford Hill Congregational Church, 7-9 pm  …

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Forum in Thetford on Separation of Immigrant Children from Parents

Dear Church Family, Below is an announcement of a meeting taking place on Wednesday, June 20th at 7:00 PM in the Thetford Hill Church on the separation of immigrant children from their parents. The United Church of Strafford Mission Committee…

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Our Church at the Poor People’s Campaign

The Mission Committee urges you to consider attending the final Moral Monday rally in Montpelier this coming Monday, June 18th, 2018, at 2:00 PM.  You can read more information about it by clicking here. Five of us attended this past…

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Poor People’s Campaign: Moral Mondays

The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival “Moral Mondays” Event June 18th in Montpelier The Poor People’s Campaign is based on the work begun by the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. fifty years ago to change…

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Vermont Conference UCC Article on Moral Mondays

This article was printed in the weekly email newsletter of the Vermont Conference of the United Church of Christ.  The Mission Committee is looking for volunteers to attend the event this Tuesday in Montpelier.  Please email us at unitedchurchofstrafford@gmail.com if…

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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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