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…

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BOB Drive (Bag of Basics) On October 30th

On October 30th immediately following the 10:00 AM Service, we will walk to Rite Aid Pharmacy to help our children select basic (unscented if possible) necessities for this year’s drive. Last year, we helped collect thousands of donated items that were then distributed to local nonprofit agencies.  Our first walk on October 16th was a…

“Doing God’s Work in the Neighborhood

Today we kick off our fall stewardship drive entitled “Doing God’s Work in the Neighborhood.”  The theme of this year’s stewardship invitation came about through the diligent prayer and discernment of this year’s creative stewardship team.  As we look toward 2017 and beyond, we at Christ Church are feeling even more compelled to continue serving…

All Parish Conversation

On Sunday, September 18, 2016 following the 10:00AM service, we will have an all parish meeting and conversation to share with everyone information the Building Exploration Subcommittee has gathered, as we consider the possibility of building affordable housing on our parish house property.  This will be an informative meeting to share our findings as we…

Bee Moulton Flower Fund

On September 8, 2016, our beloved parishioner, Bee Moulton, will celebrate her 100th birthday.  In honor of Bee’s life and legacy of her faith in God and her love of flowers, Christ Church has established a perpetual flower fund insuring that flowers will adorn our altar throughout the year. Our neighbor, Botanica Florist, will provide…

Sunday, August 28, 2016: Third Annual Hymn Sing & Potluck:

We will gather at 4:00PM on this day in the Memorial Garden to be outdoors and to sing some of your favorite hymns.  Also at this special service, we will dedicate the new altar that has been designed and donated by Barbara Weedon.  Please stop by the Memorial Garden to see this beautiful and generous…

Joint Parish Picnic

On Sunday, September 25, 2016 from 10:00AM-2:00PM the Church of the Good Shepherd/Barre and Christ Church/Montpelier will celebrate a joint Eucharist and parish picnic on the grounds at Rock Point in Burlington.  We will gather for Eucharist in the morning followed by a pot luck picnic.  More details will follow as the date comes closer. …