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  • June 27, 2017

Pastoral Candidate Weekend You are invited to join us as we host Pastor Jeannette Conver as our candidate.   Meet and Greet the Candidate! Potluck & Conversation–Saturday, July 22, 4-6PM, at Covenant Community Church. Bring a dish to share. This will be a great time to share a meal together, fellowship and meet the pastor. Sunday Worship Service, July 23, 10AM: Pastor Jeannette will give the sermon. Following worship there will be a time for coffee and questions. Then the membership will vote on whether to ‘call’ Jeannette as our next pastor. We hope you will be able to join! […]

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Holy Week 2017

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  • March 21, 2017

April 9-16  Palm Sunday, April 9, 10:00AM at Covenant Community Church Commemoration of Christ’s entry into Jerusalem with palms. Morning Ecumenical Prayer Services, April 10-14, at 6:45 AM at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Route 15, Jericho. A Continental Breakfast will be available. Maundy Thursday, April 13, 7:00 PM at Covenant Community Church. Scriptures, Hymns and Holy Communion. Good Friday Walk, April 14 — Meet at Jericho United Methodist Church at noon and end at United Church of Underhill at 3:00 PM. Easter Sunday, April 16 — Ecumenical Sunrise Service, 6:30 AM at Catalyst Church on Raceway Road, Jericho. A continental breakfast will follow the […]

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Bontrager Family Singers

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  • June 13, 2016

Website: http://bontragerfamilysingers.com/   Who Are We: We live on a farm in the Midwest, and we love working and singing together!  We say that we have two lives, and really we do.  Life #1 is touring North America in our 45 foot bus and doing concerts.  In Life #2, we work hard on a livestock and crop farm where we milk cows, garden, plant and harvest crops, and pack and unpack while we try to transition to or from Life #1.  We love living all together in one (not huge) house and we are each other’s best friends.   The […]

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Constitution Revision

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  • May 17, 2014

2014 Constitution Revision On November 23, 2014, at our Annual Meeting, we presented a draft constitution congregation. The proposed constitution is the result of a lengthy congregational process. Last year, the process was set in motion by the council, which brought a preliminary draft to the congregation in May 2015. That draft was been edited and revised by an ad-hoc committee from the congregation over the summer. It was was approved by the conference. We’ve had congregational conversations, allowed for written and spoken comments, and taken all feedback seriously as we edited the draft again for clarity, consistency, and character. This final draft, we believe, […]

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Ash Wednesday

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  • February 28, 2014

Ashes to Go  Join us ! on Ash Wednesday and come to Covenant Community Church before work or school for a prayer service and imposition of ashes. We will be participating in “Ashes to Go” a national campaign to take worshipful action into daily life.  On your commute, swing through the parking lot at Covenant Community Church, and receive a blessing and imposition of ashes–a reminder of our mortality and God’s grace to us as we are–and be off to your daily work. For those of you with the time, come into the sanctuary at 6:45 for a fifteen minute prayer service […]

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Community Soup & Bread Supper

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  • February 26, 2014

Community Soup & Bread Supper Eat in or take out. Variety of soups and breads. Join us on October 1, 2015 for a delicious meal and homemade chocolate chip cookie! We serve a meal on the First Thursday of the every month Serving 4:30 – 6:30 pm. Covenant Community Church Rt.15, Essex, VT (across from John Leo’s). Donations to continue this ministry gladly accepted.

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PULSE Survey Results

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  • September 17, 2013

PULSE RESULTS ARE IN! On Sunday, September 15, the Vitality Team  revealed the results of our PULSE Survey from earlier this Summer. There is a lot to take in, a lot of information, some great encouragement, several challenges highlighted, and a few suggestions,  and much more.  You can (re-)view the PULSE results here: CCC-PULSE Presentation.  Even more information is available in the church office for those of you who want to dig deeper. At the potluck and presentation we engaged in small group conversation, asking the questions: What did you find affirming? What did you find surprising? What did you find […]

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Finding our Biblical Story

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  • February 21, 2013

Here at Covenant Community Church we we part of something really cool.  Twenty or so of us gathered one Fall night and we talked, prayed and skimmed our bibles. We looking for the story that describes us as a congregation at the moment. Boy o’boy, there are a lot of stories in the Bible!  The only way that this was going to work, was if we expected God to show up and turn our attention to one particular story. And God did. We discerned that for this stage of our congregational journey, this story about Jesus and his disciples is […]

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Ash Wednesday Worship

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  • February 24, 2012

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the season of Lent. Lent is a time of repentance. It is a time of intentional turning to God in acts of prayer and fasting, reading and meditation on Scripture, and through the a contemplation of sufferings and death–both of Jesus and of our own. You are invited to join us  for a simple meal of bread and soup,  a few activities help you mark the upcoming season of Lent (including the burning of palm branches to get ashes for use in the service) and a contemplative worship service with including the imposition of […]

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