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April 5, 2018

UMC Table Talk

UMC Table Talk

Columbia District is hosting conversations about a crucial decision facing the United Methodist Church regarding our formal approach to human sexuality. As members of a reconciling congregation, please try to attend one of the sessions:  April 15 at Portland First UMC, April 22 at Gresham First UMC, or May 6 at Hillsboro UMC.  To register […]

March 26, 2018

Good Friday Service

Good Friday Service

Please join us for a dramatic presentation of Jesus’ seven statements from the cross. After each statement there will be a reflection and response. Then one of the candles will be extinguished. At the end of the service we will be in near darkness – and like those who first witnessed this event, we will […]

March 26, 2018

Easter Week Schedule 2018

Easter Week Schedule 2018

Please join us this Sunday morning for a lively celebration.   Easter Morning, April 1   Christ is Risen! 10:30am worship service Please put these services on your calendar and plan to attend. They will each be unique and deeply meaningful. Youth Easter Breakfast, April 1    Please join the Youth at 9am for breakfast in Fellowship […]

March 23, 2018

Annual Auction April 28

Annual Auction April 28

Please plan on attending our Annual Auction. It will be a lively time with great treasure and prizes to take home! Saturday, April 28, 2018   Silent Auction: 5:30-6:45 PM Dinner: 6:00-6:45 PM Oral Auction: 6:45 PM   Email OfficeVHUMC@gmail.com with any questions

March 15, 2018

Change of Seasons

Change of Seasons

Winter is turning to Spring in the Pacific NW and that mirrors perfectly what we have planned at Vermont Hills UMC. For the last 9 weeks we have been “getting to know our neighbors”. We have had visits from groups and ministries that we partner with in the community.  Many of them focus on feeding […]

January 26, 2018

Get To Know Our Neighbors!

One of the unique opportunities that centering our Sunday worship gathering around the table provides us, is that we can invite community partners to come to table.  The next 6 weeks are going to provide us an opportunity to get to know our neighbors better. So far, our guests include: Hayhurst Backpack Ministry Neighborhood House […]

January 13, 2018

Second Sunday Spiritual Practices

Second Sunday Spiritual Practices

Spiritual Practices are central to who we are as a church. Practices connect our bodies to our ideas. They connect our present moment to the tradition. In 2018 we are going to explore a new practice on the second Sunday of every month. February 11 is  Lectio Divina (or Divine Reading). This is a ancient […]

November 11, 2017

Under Construction

This week the stage was modified, the pews came out, and the chairs came in. 

October 27, 2017

Book Event

Book Event

Next weekend we are hosting two events for the ‘Uncontrolling Love of God’ Book Launch On Friday night, Nov 3rd at 7pm and Saturday night Nov 4th at 6:30pm we are hosting a book launch party for ‘Uncontrolling Love of God’ in Fellowship Hall. You can get the book online here.  Pastor Bo wrote one […]

October 19, 2017

Dinner for Bible Study

Next Wednesday (Oct 25) were are celebrating finishing our first book (Galatians) in Progressive Bible Study and we getting ready to start the Gospel of Mark (Nov 1). We want to have dinner together and chat about reading the Bible through a progressive lens. Let us know if you’re coming so that we can make […]

September 13, 2017

Spiritual Practices Group Starts Sunday

This Sunday, September 17,  the Spiritual Practices Group will be walking the outdoor labyrinth at Spirit of Grace church [link] on Scholls Ferry Rd. Meet at the church at 7 PM, then carpool over to the Spirit of Grace church. We want to leave the church right at 7 as sundown is 7:18.  We want to […]

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