Category Archives: News and Announcements

Sunday, August 20 at 10 a.m. – Congregational Conversation: Lay Leadership Structure Ideas

      The Executive Committee and Trustees have been working through the summer to update our Lay Leadership Structure, formerly known as our Committee Structure.  We need your help, opinions, and input in this important conversation as we prepare a proposal … Continue reading

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Sundays, 8/20, 8/27 & 9/3 – Temporary Worship Schedule Change: One Worship at 9 a.m.

For the balance of the Sundays in August (13, 20 & 27) and on Sunday, September 3 – Labor Day Weekend – we will offer ONE WORSHIP SERVICE at 9 a.m. The worship services (Aug.13, 20 and Sept.3) while Rev. … Continue reading

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Seeking Nominations for the Minister Search Committee by August 18

Please use this LINK to connect to an easy to use online Nomination Form to recommend fellow church members, &/or yourself, to serve on the forming Minister Search Committee. Greetings from the Board of Trustees of the First Congregational Church: … Continue reading

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We’re Hiring: Community Ministries Coordinator

Link to job posting below: Community.Ministries.Coordinator.First.Congregational.Church.UCC.Burlington.VT.2017

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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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