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TICKETS to UVM’s 2018 MLK Speaker: Dr. Marc Lamont Hill

Tuesday, January 23  |   4:00pm – 5:30pm  |  Ira Allen Chapel (Tickets are required and are free.  To reserve one of the tickets available through First Congregational Church – please email us or call the Church Office – 802-862-5010.  Tickets … Continue reading

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Faithful Friday Worship & Dinner on Jan 19

FAITHFUL FRIDAYS 2018 GET STARTED ON JANUARY 19: We are resuming our inter-generational dinner and worship on Friday January 19th at 5:30 p.m. with the theme “Warm Hands, Warm Hearts” referring to the scripture from James 2: “If a brother … Continue reading

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Sunday, Jan 14 at 3 pm: MLK Remembrance Event

LOUIS GOSSETT, Jr. TO SPEAK AT MLK REMEMBRANCE EVENT: The Greater Burlington Multicultural Resource Center announced that Academy/Emmy Award Winner Louis Gossett, Jr. will deliver the 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. address during their annual Martin Luther King Remembrance … Continue reading

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Sunday, January 7: Bells Concert at 3 p.m. at First Church!

Songs of Good Cheer – Bells Ring in the New Year! Sunday, January 7 Bells Concert at 3 p.m. at First Church!      Vermont’s Northern Bronze Handbell Ensemble is collaborating with our own Austin Chimers Bell Choir to ring in … Continue reading

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Settled Minister Search Committee

Our Settled Minister Search Committee is working with the congregation to craft our church profile. What is the Church Profile?        The profile document that the committee is working on is newly developed by the national UCC.  It is the … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve Day Worship – 12/31 @ 10 a.m.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 31 New Year’s Eve Day – Worship @ 10 a.m. A Worship Service for All Ages! All are invited to “Sing in the New Year” in this worship service for all ages. Our own Ava Kelly will offer … Continue reading

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Sunday, January 7: Epiphany Worship at 8 & 10 a.m.

 “After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem  and asked, “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star when … Continue reading

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participate in noohra workshop

noohra workshop Please REGISTER for the noohra workshop ONLINE using this LINK   Who am I?    What is my place?    Why am I here? These are important questions to ask of ourselves as we look to the future.      Who … Continue reading

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Christmas Letter from Carrie

Dear First Church Family, Where is Christmas? As the day itself approaches, familiar signs of twinkling lights and evergreens appear to be multiplying, crowded parking lots and the first snow accumulate, and best of all, Christmas cookies arrive not only … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Worship Services

All are invited to: ADVENT ~ CHRISTMAS ~ NEW YEAR’S Worship Services at First Congregational Church UCC of Burlington 38 South Winooski Ave., Burlington, VT SUNDAY, DECEMBER 24 Fourth Sunday in Advent & Christmas Eve 10 a.m.   Fourth Sunday of … Continue reading

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