September 25, 2015

Blessings to you all as we are gently moving into Fall.  This Sunday’s service will focus on Isaiah 65:17-27, Romans 8:28-39 and Mark 16:14-15.  The sermon title is:  “Breaking the Surface.” The is:  “Mountain Sunday” as we complete our 4-week stint through creation....

September 19, 2015

Blessings All,


This Sunday we will continue our journey grounding out worship through the lens of God’s creation.  Our grounded focus this Sunday will not be the ground but the sky.  The scripture passages for the day are:  Jeremiah 4:23-28 and Psalm 19:1-6 with a serm...

September 17, 2015

Blessings All,


For the past two years we have worked with Hopkins’ Bookstore in Burlington to provide a bit of a satellite operation here in the Fellowship Hall on Sundays after church.  The Deacons would like to offer it again.Mike O’Daniel and Ann Collier are willing...

September 15, 2015


Blessings Faith Community,


This past Saturday we held our second annual Food For Fuel event on the Vergennes Green.  What a day it was.  The Lions Club did the cooking – our crack-planning team plugged in with all cylinders – making signs – promoting the event – distr...

September 11, 2015


Blessings to you all,


“Serving Jesus” not a bad title for a message on Communion Sunday.  There is more than one way to read (discern) the meaning of those two words.  I think any of the meanings would be an acceptable theological position to own. 


This Sund...

September 9, 2015


Blessings to you all,


Whether you can read music or not – DO YOU LIKE TO SING?


Do you like to share gifts with others?


Do you like to be part of a team?


If so, then please consider joining your gift with others in our church choir.  We do not practice in the middle of...

September 9, 2015

Blessings All,


The energetic, creative and spirit-filled coordinating team for this year’s FREE LUNCH – FOOD FOR FUEL event this Saturday from 11-1 on the Vergennes Green, has been at work and things are coming together very well. 


The Mission Fund is covering the cost...

September 4, 2015

Blessings to you again and again,


I am not going to completely repeat the email from yesterday about the details of the Button Bay Service beginning at 10:30 on Sunday at Button Bay State Park.  The focus scripture is Genesis 1:1-25 with a message (which will be intera...

September 3, 2015


Blessings to you all,


In preparation for our “outside service” at Button Bay State Park this Sunday, I travelled there to check it out and chat with the Ranger.  They are ready for us – and here is what I think I know:


The facilities open at 10:00 and our worship serv...

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Pastor: Rev. Dr. Barbara Purinton

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