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…

Thank You!

Thank you to everyone who has responded to our fall stewardship invitation by making a pledge to Christ Church for 2017. To date, we have received 53 returned pledge cards, which total $128,757.00 in pledges committed for 2017. If you have not yet done so, please prayerfully consider making a financial pledge to Christ Church….

Worship and Liturgy News & Events

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…

Social Justice Events and Ministry Opportunities

Ending Homelessness in Washington County: The Next Steps – Vermont Interfaith Action invites you to Ending Homelessness in Washington County: The Next Steps – How to Make it Happen on Tuesday, November 29th, from 6:30PM to 7:30PM at Bethany Church, UCC (115 Main Street, MontpelierWe would like to share with the community what we have…

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…

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Stewardship Update

Thanks to everyone who has prayerfully responded to our fall stewardship invitation by making a financial pledge to Christ Church for 2017. To date, we have received 42 returned pledge cards, which total $92, 839.00 in pledges committed for 2017.  While we are encouraged with this response, a number of pledge cards have yet to…

Update on “Doing God’s Work in the Neighborhood”

Thanks to everyone who have prayerfully responded to our fall stewardship invitation by making a financial pledge to Christ Church for 2017. To date, we have received 42 returned pledge cards, which total $92, 839.00 in pledges committed for 2017.  While we are encouraged with this response, a number of pledge cards have yet to…