Empty Bowls event to support Martha's Kitchen, Sat., March 10, from 11:00 to 3:00 at "The Room" - 133 N. Main St.

Empty Bowls is the 3rd annual community event to support Martha's Kitchen.  It will be help on [...]

Pot Luck lunch after worship, Sun, 2/25 @ 11:00

YOU are welcome!  YOUR FAMILY is welcome!!  Come on in!  Bring something to share if [...]
Worship Services every Sunday 10:00 AM

From Pastor Russ

Upcoming Scriptures and Sermon topics to look forward to, to Easter:

DATE SERMON TITLE   SCRIPTURES GENERAL THEME
2/18 “Wilderness Time” Genesis 28:10-17 Experiencing God
    Mark  1:8-15  
2/25 “____ I Am Your Father” Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16 Covenant
    Romans 4:13-25  
3/4 “How Foolish Is God?” Exodus 20:1-17 Understanding God’s ways
    1 Corinthians 1:18-25  
3/11 “The Richness of Grace” Numbers 21:409 Everlasting love
    John 3:14-21  
3/18 “Living By Dying” Jeremiah 31:31-34 Self-denial
    John 12:20-33  
3/25 “When the Parade Is Over” Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29 Palm Sunday
    Mark 11:1-11  
4/1 “Easter Fools’ Day” Luke 24: 1-12 The faith to believe
    1 John 1: 1 thru 2:2  

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This Week’s Snippet from Russ:

“The Willdnerness might be a lonely place, but it’s not always a bad place to be.  Time alone in the wilderness can deepen our awareness of God and be very refreshing to our souls.”

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Just Sayin’…

Listen with the intent to understand, not with the intent to reply.”

:-)

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A Prayer:

O God, light of the hearts that see you, life of the souls that love you, strength of the thoughts that seek you:  To turn from you is to fall, to turn to you is to rise, to abide in you is to stand fast forever.  Although we are unworthy too approach you or to ask anything at all of you, grant us your grace and blessing for the sake of Jesus Christ our Redeemer,   Amen

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Our church service is broadcast over Channel 15, Public Access TV on Sundays at 4:00 PM and Mondays at 2:30 AM.

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Come worship, pray and praise, with us.  Service is at 10:00 AM, Sunday mornings in the Fellowship Hall, in these cold winter months.  Come in through the parking lot door, bear left and left again. or… – hear the friendly voices and head toward that!   :-)

Nursery is available for any young person(s), or…   they are certainly welcome to remain in the worship service, if they or you, would prefer.

You are most welcome to register your children, or youth, for Sunday School or Youth Group, at any time, just inquire to Pastor Russ, before, or after the church service, or phone the church with a request to register for Sunday School (802 – 524-4555).

We have lots going on…   Prayer Chain, Bible Study, Lecture Series, Book Discussions, Choir Rehearsals, Potluck Luncheons, Ladies’ Breakfasts and Dinners, Men’s Breakfasts, Music Concerts, etc., and opportunities to be involved…  recording our services for the greater community, Ushering, Scripture Reading, Chancel Committee, helping with Signage, Cleaning Up our church grounds, etc.  See our church calendar of events, on this website, or call the church office for more information, if you are interested in what’s going on!   802-524-4555

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Upcoming Events

Feb
23
Fri
8:30 am Pastor is Off
Pastor is Off
Feb 23 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
  Pastor Russ’ day off.  Please call the Church Office:  802-524-4555
Feb
25
Sun
11:00 am Potluck is here again!! 2/25 @ ...
Potluck is here again!! 2/25 @ ...
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Food!!  GOOD food!  and no charge.  Bring something, if you wish, or just come eat and join friends!
Feb
26
Mon
8:30 am Pastor Russ’ Office Hours: 8:30 ...
Pastor Russ’ Office Hours: 8:30 ...
Feb 26 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Pastor Russ’ office hours are 8:30 to 4:00 PM, with the exception of lunchtime from noon to 1:00.
10:00 am Morning Bible Study
Morning Bible Study
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Pastor Russ will be offering Bible Study on Monday mornings continuing again, on Monday, January 8th at 10:00
Feb
27
Tue
8:30 am Pastor Russ’ office hours
Pastor Russ’ office hours
Feb 27 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Pastor Russ is in the office from 8:30 to noon, on Tuesdays and by appointment, Tuesday afternoon.  He
Feb
28
Wed
8:30 am Pastor Russ’ office hours
Pastor Russ’ office hours
Feb 28 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Pastor Russ is in the office from 8:30 to noon on Wednesdays and by appointment in the afternoon.
7:00 pm Adult Choir Rehearsal
Adult Choir Rehearsal
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Choir Rehearsal is open to everyone who loves to sing and praise.  If you can remember a harmony
Mar
1
Thu
6:30 pm Free Christian Lecture Series – ...
Free Christian Lecture Series – ...
Mar 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
You don’t have to have seen the previous lectures to enjoy this one, this week.  There will be
Mar
2
Fri
8:30 am Pastor is Off
Pastor is Off
Mar 2 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
  Pastor Russ’ day off.  Please call the Church Office:  802-524-4555