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Sacred Spaces ~ Alternative Worship ~ Sundays at 5 p.m.

SACRED SPACES: A CONTEMPORARY WORSHIP EXPERIENCE at “First Church”  –  SUNDAYS at 5 p.m. Please accept and share this invitation to a new model for worship, a new way of creating sacred space in community:      Sacred Spaces is starting … Continue reading

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PEACE CAMP for All Ages! July 23-27

PEACE CAMP! “Night Lights” – the summer multi-generational  experience that we have been inviting you to – has announced its theme! July 23rd-27th “campers” of all ages (adults, youth, pre-K/nursery)  are invited to join us for “Peace Camp”. This 5-evening … Continue reading

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We’re Hiring!

Children’s and Family Ministries Coordinator & Youth/Young Adult Ministries Coordinator Please click on the titles below to find links to job descriptions and application process details for the following openings at First Congregational Church UCC of Burlington, Vermont: Children’s and … Continue reading

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Sunday April 15: Pulpit Exchange & Association Spring Meeting

On Sunday April 15, we are participating in the: CHAMPLAIN ASSOCIATION of the VERMONT CONFERENCE U.C.C. PULPIT EXCHANGE!        This Sunday’s Vermont Conference UCC Champlain Association annual “pulpit exchange” will bring Rev. Jared Hamilton of the United Church of Hinesburg … Continue reading

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We’re Hiring: Children’s and Family Ministries Coordinator & Youth/Young Adult Ministries Coordinator

Please click on the title above to find links to job descriptions and application process details for the following openings at First Congregational Church UCC of Burlington, Vermont:  Children’s and Family Ministries Coordinator   &   Youth and Young Adult Ministries Coordinator … Continue reading

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YOUTH PROGRAM & YETS AUCTION Sunday April 8!

Please plan to come to our Sunday, April 8 Auction following the 10:00am worship service. (The Silent Auction will open for bidding between the worship services at 9 am.) The Auction supports all of our programs for High School and … Continue reading

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January 2019 TRIP to INDIA

Are You Interested in a January 2019 Trip to INDIA? Please plan to meet on Tuesday, February 13 from 6 to 7 p.m. to learn more! All are invited to gather from 6 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 13, … Continue reading

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LENTEN GATHERINGS for “Lovers & Fools”!

Sundays at 9 a.m. with Carrie – 2/18 through 3/18 Thursdays at 6 p.m. with Ava and Lucy – 2/22 through 3/22 Tuesdays at 2 p.m. with Tom and Betty – 2/20 through 3/20 In an unusual twist, the secular … Continue reading

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Stewardship: Pledge Time is Now! Abundance & Generosity: Our Stories

                  STEWARDSHIP 2018 – 2019 The Path to Abundance is Paved with Generosity     IT’S TIME TO MAKE AN ANNUAL PLEDGE!  Pledges are welcome any time in March and April  – there will be a dedication of 2018-2019 pledges during … Continue reading

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SUPER BOWL SUB SALE: Pre-Order for Sunday, February 4!

SUPER BOWL SUB PRE-ORDERS are invited and needed by Thursday, February 1.        Order forms are available at church or you may order with the form online.  Please complete the form, scan and send it by email to Karen Bushey, … Continue reading

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