Returning to the Sanctuary!

Thanks to the efforts of many, many people we will return to worshipping in our sanctuary Sunday, December 6, 2015.  We are grateful to all the crafts persons who spent many hours restoring our sacred space to its original splendor.  Over the next few weeks and months, we may have to modify both furniture placement…

Ordination of Steve Reynes

The ordination of Steve Reynes to the Sacred Order of Deacons will take place on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at 10:30AM, All Saint’s Church, South Burlington.  All are welcome to join in this celebration of Steve’s ministry.  The invitation is below: Stephen A. Reynes Ordination

Full Ladle Soup Kitchen Receives Grant

The Full Ladle Soup Kitchen has been awarded a grant from Hunger Mountain Co-operative’s Community Fund to go toward purchasing a new refrigerator for our kitchen.   The $1250 grant will go a long way toward this much needed purchase.

Progress in the Sanctuary

Over the last few weeks there has been great progress in the repairs to the Sanctuary.  The stained glass window was repaired and installed; plaster and painting have been done; the remaining lights are being hung this week and the scaffolding is coming down.  There is still a lot to be done, but it is…

Proposed Changes to Sanctuary

The Vestry has approved modest sanctuary changes after engaging the congregation in a series of forums throughout the month of August to solicit ideas and opinions about opportunities for improvements enabled by the June 8 crane collapse onto the church roof.  That process culminated in an all-parish meeting on September 27 in which the reaction…

Service for Hunt Blair

The Memorial Service for Hunt Blair will be held on Saturday September 12, 2015 at 1:00PM at The Old Meetinghouse in East Montpelier.  There will be a small reception in The Old Meetinghouse Parish Hall following the service.

Third Annual Central Vermont CROP Hunger Walk

The third annual Central Vermont CROP Hunger Walk will be held on Sunday, September 27th.  This is an community-based effort coordinated by the churches of Barre and Montpelier. Registration is at 12:15PM in the Christ Church courtyard and the walk begins at 1:00PM. This year’s Walk is dedicated to the memory of Ruth Beard who…

Church School Begins on September 13th!

Youth School Begins September 13th! Parents, grandparents, children and kids of all ages, please join us for our first day of church school beginning on Sunday September 13th at 10:00AM. We will meet in the Taplin Auditorium, share stories of our summer adventures and have a few get to know you activities. Juice Boxes and crackers…

Final Parish Forum Regarding our Worship Space August 23rd

Sunday August 23rd will be the last of the series of listening sessions scheduled throughout August to enable parishioners to share their reactions and hopes for our sanctuary in the wake  of the June crane accident.  The conversations will follow both the 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. services and will be led by a member…

Welcome Lynnette Combs!

On Sunday, July 19th we will welcome our new Organist and Choirmaster, Lynnette Combs, to the Christ Church family. Lynnette is excited to be with us, especially as we embrace the “opportunity” to worship together in our Parish Hall!  Please welcome Lynnette warmly on her first Sunday with us!