Anticipating Advent 2021

Posted By on Nov 30, 2021

This year we are taking a slightly different approach to Advent. You will notice many familiar themes – but we a splicing in some more upbeat elements as well. Check out the video and join us for the journey. You can find the PDF devotional reading here: Less is More Devotional...

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Quaker Spirituality

Posted By on Oct 10, 2021

We have been engaging Quaker Spirituality every Sunday morning during BrainStorming (9:30 on Zoom and Live). Quaker Spirituality The above is a Powerpoint of this amazing article by Marcella Martin https://awholeheart.com/2012/12/10/ten-elements-of-the-quaker-spiritual-journey-2/ We have also been watching a series of excellent videos on the Quaker Speak channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCsYcwjed9MSxvH7U_jwsv8g  ...

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Starting this week at Vermont Hills UMC we are going to start a new sermon series on the ‘Social Principles’.  These are a series of statements that the denomination has made about the practicalities of life and faith in the modern world. Pastor Bo is going to take a unique approach to them and unapologetically show you his cards and where he stands on these issues.  He is not going to try and convince you  of his...

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Covid News for September

Posted By on Sep 2, 2021

Happy September everyone!  What a wild and weird time for all of us as kids return to school and churches (like ours) plan to move from outdoor worship gatherings to indoor worship. We are also dreaming of children’s ministry options and launching a middle-school group later this fall. I thought it would be good for you to see the kind of updates that we receive from our conference and denomination. They are doing a great job at...

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Outdoor Service Cancelled

Posted By on Jun 26, 2021

We apologize, but our outdoor service scheduled for  June 27, has been cancelled due to the heat.  Please join us online through Zoom or Facebook at 10:00 am

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Pastor’s Report 2020

Posted By on Nov 5, 2020

Our Charge Conference (annual meeting) was earlier this week. Here is Pastor Bo’s Pastor Report for 2020. Vermont Hills UMC Rev. Bo C. Sanders This has been a year of adjustment and flexibility for everyone. Vermont Hills has shown an exceptional ability to change and adjust to the unique circumstances that have come up this year. We recognized early on in the Covid-crisis that many of the adjustments we had made over the past 3...

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