The United Church of Hinesburg has ties to the American Baptist, United Church of Christ and United Methodist churches. We also welcome all visitors and participants, including those who do not choose official membership.
Annual Meeting Sunday, February 8th after worship
This is an important meeting at which we will receive reports from the Ministry teams (including the 12/31/14 Treasurer's report), approve changes to our bylaws, adopt our budget and goals for 2015, vote on the lay leadership slate and conduct any other church business. All are welcome to attend and join in the discussion; members of the United Church of Hinesburg are entitled to vote. A light luncheon will precede the meeting.
Children's Choir performance Sunday, February 15th during worship
Sunday School/youth event Sunday, February 15th 1:00-2:30pm at Cairns Arena
We will meet at Cairns Arena on Dorset Street in South Burlington for their Sunday afternoon open skate. The cost is $5 for adults, $3 for children ($2 age 5 and under). If you do not have skates, rentals are available for an additional $2. Please RSVP to the church office with the number attending.
Ash Wednesday service Wednesday, February 18th 7:00pm
Pulpit Exchange Sunday, February 22nd
Pastor Jared will switch pulpits with Pastor Katelyn Macrae from the Richmond Congregational Church, United Church of Christ.
Practicing God-talk Sunday, February 22nd during coffee hour
We will discuss "Mission in Spite of Empire" by Sarah Hinlicky Wilson in The Christian Century (9/17/14); a missionary who enhanced rather than dismissed Tamil culture. Biblical reference: "Whoever is not against us is for us." (Mark 9:40) Read the articles online or get copies on the table at the back of the sanctuary as you leave church on February 15th or February 22nd. During coffee hour, bring your snacks to classroom 1 for 20 minutes or so of discussion. If you cannot join the group on February 22nd, read over the article at home.
One Room Schoolhouse Sunday School Sunday, February 22nd
Sunday School classes will meet together for a craft or activity.
Lenten Vesper services each Wednesday at 7:00pm during Lent
Traditional Vesper services consisting of selected Psalms and hymns, a scripture reading, a brief reflection, a time for prayer and communion. The reflections will focus on the last encounters of Jesus:
Free Community Dinner Friday, February 27th 5:30-7:00pm in the Parish Hall
Visit with friends and neighbors over a delicious dinner of chili, salad, cornbread and dessert hosted by the United Church of Hinesburg Auxiliary. Venture out into the cold for a warm meal and friendly conversation.
10570 Route 116
Hinesburg, VT 05461
Monday - Thursday 8:30am - 11:30am
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