Rock Point Campaign

This past summer Christ Church received a surprise financial gift from the estate of our beloved friend, Pat Carruth. In response the Vestry (elected leadership team) has voted to set aside a portion of these proceeds along with some other proceeds from the Susan Howland Bequest, to create a matching fund of $5000.00 in support…

Interested in serving as a Chalice Bearer or Reader?

If anyone is interested in serving as a Chalice Bearer (LEM/Lay Eucharistic Minister) or a reader during Sunday services, we will be having a brief training/refresher on Sunday, January 22, 2017 immediately following the 10:00AM service.  If you are interested in participating, please join us.  Serving at the altar is easier than you may think…

NEW MINISTRY: Christ Church Connections (CCC)

Christ Church Connections is a new ministry of mutual caring within this faith community. We promote connections by helping members in health or other personal crises (e.g., visits, meals, cards, prayers, home Eucharist). If your family or someone you know could use a visit or other help, please contact KATE MONTROSS during January. She may…

Welcome Gifts for Refugees…Showing Love to New Vermonters

On February 12, 2017, we are taking a special offering to benefit a local organization assisting with refugee resettlement in Vermont.  CVRAN (Central Vermont Refugee Action Network) was organized in April 2016 and works closely with VRRP (Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program) in Colchester.  In 2017, Chittenden County is preparing to welcome 300 refugees from Somalia,…

Prayers for Peace

On Fridays, from 12:30PM to 1:30PM, the sanctuary at Christ Church will be open for prayer and meditation.  All persons are invited into this holy and safe space, to offer prayers for ourselves and others, to receive grace and healing.

Schedule of Christmas Services

Advent IV Children’s Christmas Pageant & Eucharist 10:00AM, Sunday, December 18, 2016. Christmas Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols 7:00PM, Thursday, December 22, 2016. Christmas Eve Eucharist & Carols – Children & Family Friendly 5:00PM, Saturday, December 24, 2016. Christmas Eve Eucharist & Choir & Special Music 9:00PM, Saturday, December 24, 2016. Christmas Day Eucharist…

Christmas Pageant Rehearsals

This Christmas, Naomi Flanders will lead our youth in a joyful rendition of The Christmas Story. The final rehearsal will be on Saturday December 17th @ 1:30PM in the Sanctuary. Our Christmas Pageant will be held on December 18th during the 10:00AM Service and will be followed by a pot luck dinner. Please contact Denise…

Annual Montpelier Community Carol Sing

Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 7:00PM, Trinity Church, Main St. Montpelier.   Now more than ever, it’s time to come together and sing! Please join us for this annual event in the sanctuary at Trinity United Methodist Church, 137 Main Street in Montpelier. We will provide refreshments and song books! Please bring your friends, family, your…

The Angel Tree

This year we are sponsoring another “Angel Tree” outreach ministry to support children and families in need in the Montpelier area.  You are invited to take an angel and buy a gift for a child this Christmas. If you do take an angel, please wrap your gift and place the angel tag on the outside…

New! Generosity Abounds

This past summer, we at Christ Church received a surprise financial gift from the estate of our beloved friend, Pat Carruth.  We could almost hear her laugh in delight! J In response to this generous gift, we decided we wanted to give back!  The Finance Committee & Vestry (elected leadership teams) have voted to set…

August 20, 2017 at 4:00 pm the Third Annual Hymn Sing:  The Worship Committee will sponsor the Christ Church Annual Hymn Sing on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 4:00PM in the Memorial Garden.  Marjorie Strong, Organist from Church of the Good Shepherd and Christ Church’s Nancy Smith will be our instrumentalists.  Summer potluck dinner to follow.  You’re invited to bring something to share for dinner. Come on out in fun and fellowship, singing joyfully in the summer afternoon air!