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. …

Take a stand against gun violence

Earlier this week, I encouraged you to put your faith into action by taking a stand against gun violence.  Here is a link to contact and email our state representatives. https://www.govtrack.us/congress/members?utm_medium=email&utm_source=csgv&utm_content=2+-+here&utm_campaign=Action&source=Action I sent my email pleading for a permanent ban on automatic weapons to Senator Leahy’s office and I encourage you to do the same. …

“Jan-Piet’s Choice”

Beginning on Wednesday, June 1st and continuing through Wednesday, July 13th, world renowned composer, teacher, and accomplished organist, Jan-Piet Knijff, will present seven half-hour programs of organ music and teaching modules about his selected pieces.  After winning the International Bach Competition in Lausanne, Switzerland, Jan-Piet moved to New York, where he took the doctorate with…

Angelus Concert

 The young women of the vocal ensemble Angelus will present a concert of sacred vocal music at Christ Church Episcopal on State Street in Montpelier on Monday, June 6 at 7:30 pm.  This is a free concert from the high-school group from Indiana. Whether the stark beauty of an 10th century chant, the rich harmonic…

All Parish Conversation

The Christ Church vestry (elected leadership team) invites everyone to join an All Parish Conversation following the 10:00 service TODAY, Sunday, May 22nd.  The purpose of this conversation is to share with you new thinking about and to listen to your ideas regarding potential directions that will assure the viability of our long-term future.

Plaque dedication to Brian Webb

On Pentecost Sunday, May 15, 2016, we will dedicate a plaque to celebrate the life and ministry of Brian Patrick Webb, who served as organist and choirmaster to Christ Church from 1974 – 2014.  This dedication will take place during the 10:00AM Eucharist. Musicians from the community and former choir members will be joining us…