Christmas is truly a season of music. In the month of December, I am offering a new sermon series entitled The Carols of Christmas. Each Sunday in Advent, on Christmas Eve and the Sunday after Christmas, I will be talking about a different Christmas carol in the sermon for the day. The serie…
“Life is a constant Advent season; we are continually waiting to become, to discover, to complete, to fulfill. Hope, struggle, fear, expectation and fulfillment are all part of our Advent experience.” — Connections, 11-28-93
What a wonderful time of year when we collectively pause as a nation, as families, and individuals to give thanks to Almighty God for his untold mercies and grace. The old hymn reminds us to “Count your blessings, name them one by one,” but in so doing we find they are too numerous to count.
With the appearance of what feels like an early winter and with Thanksgiving being upon us, I personally have found great joy in witnessing many acts of kindness in our town, community and church over the past few weeks.
This weekend we celebrate the first Sunday of Advent. Our pastor, the Rev. Jon Schnobrich, or our parochial vicar, the Rev. Joseph Ikegbunam, will celebrate the vigil Mass on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. Sunday Mass will be held at 8 and 10:30 a.m.
Unitarian Universalists gather in worship to find meaning and live more deeply. Worship creates connections within, among and beyond us, calling us to our better selves, calling us to live with wisdom and compassion and kindliness. Our worship styles vary by congregation, and even within con…
Join Rabbi David Fainsilber for a meditative, music-filled Kabbalat Shabbat service on Nov. 29 at 6 p.m. A Thanksgiving side-dish oneg will follow our service. Guests and visitors to Stowe are most welcome. The Jewish Community Center of Greater Stowe is located on Cape Cod Road, off Mountain Road.