Monthly Archives: August 2014

Union Service at First Baptist Church

baptistWorship this Sunday, August 31th at 10 am will be held at the First Baptist Church at 190 Main Street in Brattleboro. This will be the second of two union services held by the churches each summer where the congregations gather together for worship and fellowship. Contact us via e-mail fumcob@gmail.com or phone 802-254-4218. All are welcome!

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“Rowed” to a New Life

mosesWorship this Sunday, August 24th at 10 am includes scripture from Exodus 2:1-10, read by Leslie Kramsky, telling the story of baby Moses, placed in the river and saved by another mother. Rev. Cheryl Meachen’s sermon, entitled “Rowed to a New Life” will explore letting go of our precious cargo and trusting God to bring life and love in a new way. Patti French, Mary Anne Deer, Leslie Kramsky and Betty Stacy will billow with long bands of fabric to the song, Turn, Turn, Turn.

Hating Your Brother is the Pits!

Worship this Sunday, August 10th at 10 am includes scripture from Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28, read by Ron Francis, where Joseph receives a coat of many colors. Bob and Linda Wentworth Barnes will sing “Blessed Be Your Name” as special music and lead the congregational singing. Rev. Cheryl Meachen’s sermon, entitled “pitsHating Your Brother is the Pits!” will explore God’s love at work in the midst of complicated and contentious relationships. The monthly Wishing Well offering will be collected for a scholarship for Tobias Wiah of Liberia who hopes to continue attending SIT. Plan to attend the Annual Blueberry Festival today from 7-2:30pm for a $7 blueberry breakfast, blueberry baked goods, crafts, live music from Michelle Pulver, The Otter River Band and Johnnie Bubar; as well as a $6 BBQ lunch. Contact us via e-mail fumcob@gmail.com or phone 802-254-4218. The church is located at 18 Town Crier Drive off Putney Road and is handicap-accessible. All are welcome!