Vermont Hills UMC

Vermont Hills UMC


Pub Chat for Sept 2019


Posted By on Sep 17, 2019

Join us tomorrow night (Tuesday) at 6pm for dinner, drinks, and lively conversation Read the article from 1985 [ see PDF below] and come to The Lodge at Cascade Brewing  7424 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy, Portland, OR 97225 Habits of the Heart

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Staying Connected 9.12.19


Posted By on Sep 12, 2019

Coffee Hosts Needed!  Sign up on Sunday or email the church office. Thanks! Swifts at Chapman  Seeing these birds is a glorious sight.  Join Elizabeth Brown this Saturday, September 14, at 7:00 pm at Chapman Elementary, 1445 NW 26th Ave. Membership Class  Join Pastor Bo on Sunday for about 90 minutes to learn if joining Vermont Hills is a good fit for you. Communion Flowers  Are you able to bring an arrangement of flowers on the first...

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Fall Newsletter


Posted By on Sep 5, 2019

Here’s our latest Newsletter Fall 2019 with all the information about: Fall Kick-off this Sunday Family Camp Oct 11-13 Spaghetti Dinner Oct 19 Photos from various events Lots more!

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Staying Connected, 9.5.19


Posted By on Sep 5, 2019

Coffee Hosts Needed! Sign up on Sunday or email the church office. Thanks!   Memorial Service  Clark K. Henry, a former member of VHUMC, passed in April.  His memorial service is this Saturday, September 7, at 1:00 pm at Old Town Church, 2224 15th Ave, Forest Grove. School Supplies  This is the last Sunday to help the Hayhurst Elementary students by providing school supplies.  Find the list of requested items in the lobby...

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Social Gospel (BrainStorm)


Posted By on Sep 5, 2019

BrainStorming with Bo (BS with Bo) is back! We returned this past Sunday to talk about the legacy of the Social Gospel. It was a lively conversation. Editors Note: the microphone did not pick up all comments so this audio is shortened.  Here is the link to the audio podcast: http://vermonthillsumc.org/podcast/social-gospel-brainstorm/ Comment below. Email VHUMCpastor@gmail.com with any questions. Support the podcast with a...

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Kickoff Sunday is THIS week!


Posted By on Sep 5, 2019

This next couple of months are going to be a lively time at Vermont Hills! I hope that you will come and be a part of these conversations and that you will use the opportunity to try something new There are some big things in the planning process and we are partnering with some new groups in the community to open up places for us to serve. If you are looking to get involved in something that makes the world a better place, we have a...

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When Life Gets Heavy


Posted By on Sep 5, 2019

Last week’s sermon tackled the topic, “when life gives you more than you can handle”. This subject came up because of a Bible verse that gets misquoted as, ‘ God will not give you more than you can handle’.  What the passage actually says is that God will not allow you to come under more temptation than you can withstand! We decided to add this to our list of “Bad Bible Readings”.  Watch the...

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Designer Faith


Posted By on Sep 3, 2019

This sermon asks, “what would you like your faith to look like?” Faith is an incredible and flexible thing. It can adapt and grow, evolve and change over time. We are not stuck with the faith that we inherited.  Watch the video below or listen to the audio podcast here http://vermonthillsumc.org/podcast/designer-faith/

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Staying Connected 8.29.19


Posted By on Aug 29, 2019

Coffee Hosts Needed! Sign up on Sunday or email the church office. Thanks! Memorial Service  Clark K. Henry, a former member of VHUMC, passed in April.  His memorial service will be Saturday, September 7, at 1:00 pm at Old Town Church, 2224 15th Ave, Forest Grove. School Supplies  Help the Hayhurst Elementary students by providing school supplies.  Find the list of requested items in the lobby or here.  The Children’s Task Force...

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Membership Class


Posted By on Aug 29, 2019

Want to learn more about the United Methodist Church and particularly Vermont Hills UMC? Join Pastor Bo after coffee time (around 12:30 pm) on Sunday, September 15.  In about 90 minutes, you’ll find out our beliefs, our values, and where we stand on LGBTQ+ inclusion at all levels (hint: see our logo!) This is an informational session where you can ask all your questions and decide for yourself if membership is right for you. ...

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Staying Connected 8.22.19


Posted By on Aug 22, 2019

Worship Time continues at 10:00 am this Sunday (last week!) Coffee Hosts Needed!  Sign up on Sunday or email the church office.  Thanks! Weekly Communion  All are welcome to join in communion and prayer in the sanctuary following worship.  If you choose to not participate, please move into Fellowship Hall for coffee time after the benediction.  Thank you! School Supplies  Help the Hayhurst Elementary students by providing school...

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