Category Archives: News and Announcements

Input Needed: Community Ministries Coordinator Proposal

THE TIME IS NOW… and the survey says! The prospect of hiring a new full time staff member, with a new job description, is something we’ve talked about since the February budget meetings, and again at the annual meeting last … Continue reading

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One Great Hour of Sharing 2017

One Great Hour of Sharing: OGHS is our annual all-church, ecumenical,  international emergency relief offering. One Great Hour of Sharing, has many powerful stories to tell. The UCC works collaboratively to use OGHS dollars effectively through: National Disaster Ministries; Refugee … Continue reading

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2016 – 2017 Narrative Annual Report

The 2016-2017 Narrative Annual Report for First Congregational Church UCC of Burlington includes photos and reports from church leaders, committees and staff that reflect the faithful life, challenges and vitality of this congregation. Please do take the time to read … Continue reading

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Stewardship 2017-2018 Online Pledging & Information

During our Stewardship Season, each of us has the opportunity to participate fully in the stewardship of our Church by making a pledge for the May 2017 to April 30, 2018 fiscal year. Stewardship information packets have been distributed by … Continue reading

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Upcoming Pick-A-Party Events Need You!

Details about the varied and fun upcoming “Pick-A-Party” events (and the remaining “ticket” availability) are available at church and are listed and linked below. The Church Office has the most up to date information about ticket availability (updates posted below … Continue reading

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Faithful Friday Worship & Dinner January 6 “Drumming!”

Faithful Friday Worship & Dinner on January 6: “Drumming!”  During Faithful Friday, on the evening of January 6th, everyone will be invited to play percussion together.  Master drum circle facilitator, Saragail Benjamin, will lead us in in-the-moment music making for … Continue reading

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Christmas Letter from Rev. Carrie Bail

“For the grace of God has appeared.”    Titus 2:11 Dear Family at the First Congregational Church of Burlington, Incarnation. That’s my favorite word during Christmastide. The whole idea that God comes to earth to live with us, to live in … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve, Christmas Day & New Year’s Worship Services

All are welcome and invited to… Christmas Eve, Christmas Day & New Year’s Worship Services at First Congregational Church UCC of Burlington 38 South Winooski Avenue Burlington, VT   SATURDAY,  DECEMBER 24 Christmas Eve •    4:00 p.m. A Family Service … Continue reading

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Share Christmas 2016

Share Christmas 2016 A meaningful First Church tradition, Share Christmas is a wonderful opportunity to help  local families during the holidays. Share Christmas sponsors provide Christmas dinner groceries and/or gifts to families – or funds for others to purchase food … Continue reading

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Christmas Mission & Poinsettia Offering

Christmas Mission & Poinsettia Offering    Please consider a Christmas Gift to Honor or Remember Someone Special to You: Donate to the Christmas Mission Offering &/or Give a Poinsettia to Decorate the Sanctuary! Thank you! Donation form online here – or … Continue reading

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