Under Construction

November 11, 2017

Under Construction

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

November 10, 2017

Hayhurst Food Donations Sunday 11.12.17

Please bring food to donate this Sunday, November 12th, to the church for the Hayhurst families.

November 10, 2017

Staying Connected 11.12.17

Staying Connected There are lots of activities happening with our church community you need to know about. Please take a few moments to review and mark your calendar.   REMINDER Sanctuary Update: Many thanks to the team who is working on the Sanctuary renovation! It is coming along nicely and will be completed by the […]

November 8, 2017

I is for Inerrant (Sunday School Preview)

I is for Inerrant (Sunday School Preview)

There is something uniquely intense about words that start with the letter ‘I’ when it comes to the study of religion and scripture. It is an unfortunate quirk in the English language that leads negatives – or negations – to begin with the letter ‘I’. We are talking about infallible, inerrant, and inspired.  The important […]

November 3, 2017

This Sunday’s Conversation

The passage that gets called ‘the Lord’s Prayer’ has a couple of problems. Bo is going to point them out and Brett is going to attempt to explain them.

November 3, 2017

Staying Connected 11.5.17

Staying Connected There are lots of activities happening with our church community you need to know about. Please take a few moments to review and mark your calendar. REMINDER Sunday School at 9am Pre-service prayer gathering in the chapel at 10am Spiritual Practice’s is on Sunday Nov 5th at 7pm in the Chapel   1 […]

November 3, 2017

3 NEW Ways To Connect

  Our transition to be ‘a conversational community‘ is underway. Conversational sermons, Sunday School (the ABCs of Faith), and Bible Study are all available in audio form on both iTunes and Stitcher Here is the iTunes link https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/vermont-hills-united-methodist-church/id1305583046 Here is the Stitcher link https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/vermont-hills-umc?refid=stpr   We also have created a MeetUp called ‘Portland Progressive Christian’ https://www.meetup.com/Portland-Religion-Meetup/events/244744444/   […]

November 1, 2017

Gospel of Mark Begins!

Wednesday nights at 7 pm we are going to be reading through the Gospel of Mark together. This is going to be a great opportunity to encounter Jesus – for some of in a brand new way. If you are looking for a safe place to ask hard questions, please come and join us. email […]

November 1, 2017

H is for Hermeneutics (preview)

H is for Hermeneutics (preview)

Update: here is the audio from this class on Nov 5 We humans are gifted at interpreting. We are constantly interpreting signs and symbols everywhere we go and in everything that we do. We are so comfortable interpreting that we may not even know that we are doing it. Interpreting comes to most of us […]

October 27, 2017

Fall 2017 Newsletter

We have a new format to our newsletter. Check it out here:  http://vermonthillsumc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/Fall-2017-Newsletter-1.pdf  

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