Updates


Important UMC Update (Jan 2020)


Posted By on Jan 23, 2020

If you have not heard the big news … listen to this interview on OPB [link]  and read the letter from our Bishop Elaine Stanovsky: This morning United Methodists around the world received a word of hope that the strife that has racked our Church might find a peaceful end. A group of sixteen United Methodist leaders from around the world, who hold a wide range of theological and social convictions, have negotiated protocols for a...

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We have been considering a new partnership with a group that helps families in transition. One of their representatives will be at the table to talk about what that means and to answer any questions that we might have. Please take a look at the PDF below and get familiar with this ministry and we seriously consider what role Vermont Hills might play in Family Promise. FPB Get The Scoop Packet [PDF]

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More Fully Human


Posted By on Jan 14, 2020

The past week’s conversation was about being fully human.  During the sermon, we asked some questions about Jesus’ humanity and how that might shine some light on our humanity. The idea of ‘full humanity’ is a web of a overlapping and interlocking ingredients such as: Age Family Personality Race Gender Class Religion Sexuality Time/Era Region/Nationality Watch the video below or listen to the podcast audio...

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The Poems of January


Posted By on Jan 14, 2020

We have begun reading a poem each week during the worship gathering. These poems are getting lots of positive feedback and so we wanted to link to them so that everyone can follow up with any poem that they connected with. Here are the poems of January (so far): The Birthday of the World by Marge Pierce On the birthday of the world I begin to contemplate what I have done and left undone, but this year not so much rebuilding New...

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Hope for 2020


Posted By on Jan 2, 2020

Hope is a tricky thing to cultivate. Hope requires a lot of work and a little help from outside (above?) Pastor Bo asks 3 questions in this sermon: What is hope? Why hope? Where is hope? Listen in and let us know your thoughts. You can post below the video or email VHUMCpastor@gmail.com There is also a podcast audio version http://vermonthillsumc.org/podcast/hope-for-2020/

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Jesus Moves to Wednesday Night


Posted By on Jan 2, 2020

The Gospel of Luke is moving to ImBible Study on Wednesday nights at 7pm. We had been going through the Gospel of Luke during our worship gathering (10:30 Sunday) from September to December. We covered from chpt 1-8 and now we will pick up with chpt 9 in January. Come and join in this lively (and sometime irreverent) look at the Jesus story as told by Luke. We have so much fun asking questions of the text, imagining the...

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