Vestry Meeting

A meeting of the Christ Church Vestry (elected leadership team) will take place in Monday, December 19, 2016 at 6:30PM in the Parish Hall.

Worship Committee Meeting

The Christ Church Worship Committee will meet at 6:30PM on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 in the administrative offices.

Christmas Celebrations at Christ Episcopal Church

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

Social Justice Events and Ministry Opportunities

Weather Emergency! While VIA (Vermont Interfaith Action) works to “End Homelessness by 2020”, interviews with people in the Central VT community inform us that between 24 and 50 people are sleeping out in the raw weather locally right now. Apartment rentals are so scarce that even people with rental subsidy vouchers in hand, cannot obtain…

Youth and Family News

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…

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.

Christmas Poinsettias

If you would like to remember a loved one or to give thanks for something special in your life, consider making a donation to purchase Christmas Pointsettias for the altar.  Christmas flower slips are available at all entrances to the church.  Fill out your slip and return it with your check to the office by…

New! Advent Thursday Concerts

Beginning on Thursday, December 1st and continuing on subsequent Thursday’s in Advent, there will be noon music concerts held in the Christ Church nave. The following is a schedule of these hour-long events: December 8     Andrea Brightenback, oboe and Lynnette Combs, organ December 15    Elisabeth von Trapp December 22   “My soul praises the Lord”:  choral…

Sudan Communion

The Sudan Communion is currently holding a fund raising opportunity during Advent. We will be hosting a raffle to raise funds for our ongoing support of the church of St. John’s in Akobo, South Sudan. They are still struggling to meet the demands to become a diocese in the midst of continued political strife. The…

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!