This Sunday – “Trees of the Bible” series begins

Join us this Sunday as we begin our 6 week summer sermon series and congregational Bible study on the theme of the “Trees of the Bible.” We’ll be beginning at the beginning–with Genesis and the “Tree of Life” and the “Tree of Knowledge.” Worship at 10am.

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“The Garden of Eden” (textile, late 16th-century, England) – Metropolitan Museum of Art

Preview of this Sunday’s Sermon– notes from a visit to the National Museum of African American History and Culture, worship at 10am

 

49 Bells — this Monday at noon…

At noon on Monday, June 12, we’ll be ringing our church bells 49 times to commemorate the victims of the Pulse Orlando shootings one year ago. –https://oneorlandoalliance.org/49-bells/

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Scenes from a streamside baptism…

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Saturday May 27 – Spirit In Nature – “Festival in the Greens”

 

Please note below the many wonderful offerings of the Spirit In Nature (interfaith nature paths) Spring Open House event — “Festival in the Greens” — including a bird walk led by Craig Zondag, and a Christian path walk led by Rev. Cooperrider. 

Schedule of Events

7:00 AM         ~Bird Walk led by Craig Zondag

9:00 AM         ~ Walk on Friends & Jewish Paths led by a local Quaker

~ Poetry writing workshop led by Susan Jefts- When Buds Turn to Blossom: An Experience of Spring through Poetry

~ Tai Chi, An Introduction to…by Jeff Cornell

~ Walk on the Christian Path led by Pastor Daniel Cooperrider

10:00 AM       ~ Walk on Druid and Pagan Path led by Ron Slabough

~ Zen and the Art of Seeing led by Bobbie Carnwath

~ Walk on Buddhist Path led by Don Glauber

11:00 AM       ~ Story telling. Earth Stories. Meditation led by Marc Lapin.

~ Walk on Hindu Paths and Yoga with Don Glauber

12:00 Noon     Pot luck. Bring something to share if you are able.

1:00 PM          ~ Songs and Poetry

2:00 PM          ~ Creating Rituals for the Journey; Craig Zondag

3:00 PM          ~ Open to exploring paths

Holy Week & Easter Services

Maundy Thursday Supper & Tenebrae Service — we will be joining our friends at the Cornwall Church for our Maundy Thursday service this year. We will begin at 6pm with a light “finger-foods” supper (potluck), before moving into a “Stations of the Cross” inspired worship.

Good Friday — Ecumenical service at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 12pm.

Easter Sunrise — @ Youngman Field, Middlebury College, 6am

Easter Pancake Breakfast –@ Weybridge Church, 7-8:30am

Easter Worship — 9am

“Words to Live By” — Lent Series 2017

Join us for worship this Lent–Sunday mornings at 10am–as we read scripture together as “Words to Live By.”

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But he answered, “It is written, ‘One does not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’” –Matthew 4: 4