United Church of Strafford, Vermont

Category: Mission News


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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Climate Rise for Action Event Saturday, September 8th

Danette Harris, the Chair of our Mission Committee, asked that we spread the word about this event: From: Two Rivers Action Coalition (TRAC) <strafford-sharon-area-action-group@googlegroups.com> Date: Tue, Sep 4, 2018 at 5:40 PM Subject: Join TRAC in Montpelier for a global rise for…

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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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