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Welcome to the Brownsville Community Church, a United Methodist Church, located in West Windsor, Vermont.  If you are interested in attending a local church that is actively serving the local community, please join us Sunday morning at 9:30AM.  Whether you are new to the Christian faith or have been away from the church for some time, come join us.  Visitors on vacation here in the beautiful Mount Ascutney area are always welcome.

Below are Brownsville Community Church “Happenings” for your information and to add to your calendars.

SUNDAY SERVICES

  • Please note that Sunday Services are at 9:30AM.

BCC Fall Kick Off Barbeque – Sep 21st, 12-3pm :

Join us at Tribute Park in Brownsville on Saturday, September 21from 12 noon to 3 pm for the 3rdannual Community BBQ & Potluck which will include family fun & games.  This community BBQ is hosted by Brownsville Community Church-sponsored organizations and committees (Trail Life USA, American Heritage Girls, Christian Education Team & Outreach Committee).  The volunteer hosts will serve up hamburgers, hot dogs (with fixin’s) & soft drinks.

All attendees are asked to bring a favorite salad or dessert to share.  In lieu of potluck dishes, cash donations will be gratefully accepted.

All are welcome to enjoy this annual kick off event with fun and food.

INTERCESSORY PRAYER IN THE SANCTUARY

Will resume the following Thursdays at 6pm:  Sep 12th, Oct 10th, Nov 14th, Dec 12th.  Bob and Ann Quaderer will lead this monthly event and can be reached at bq0043@gmail.com.

BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS Oct 5, Noon Open House

In collaboration with and at Lucy Mackenzie Humane Society

There are several clergy from our region excited about participating with us in this short interfaith and meaningful ceremony (1:00)

Bring your furry (or otherwise) four-legged (or otherwise) friend(s) or, if easier, a photo.

Come early (noon) or stay after to enjoy the LMHS Fall Open House.

A donation to the LMHS Pet Pantry would be welcomed and appreciated.

Contact:  Linda Ley at 802-484-3200 or ParrisHill@comcast.net Blessing of the Animals at Lucy Mackenzie Humane Society – October 5th

WEDDING VOWS RENEWED – October 6th

All couples are welcome to take this opportunity to renew their wedding vows during the BCC church service.

Please email the church at bcchurchvt@gmail.com or let Pastor Christian know at church if you would like to join couples wishing to renew their vows on October 6.

Sunday, October 13 ~ Pastor Appreciation Day

Watch for details on this day of celebration of our Pastor

Contact:  Kathi Leary at 802-674-2320 or cknaleary@comcast.net

WOMEN’S POTLUCK FELLOWSHIP BREAKFAST

The next Saturday Women’s Potluck Fellowship Breakfast will be TBA.

All are welcome! Kathi Leary can be reached at 802-674-2320 or cknaleary@comcast.net.

UNITED METHODIST WOMEN

The next UMW meeting will be on TBA. All are welcome!  Ann Matthews can be reached at 802-484-5502

JOINT MEN’S & WOMEN’S POTLUCK FELLOWSHIP BREAKFAST

Mike Kell 201-640-4778 & mdkell1027@hotmail.com and Kathi Leary 802-674-2320 & cknaleary@comcast.net

MEETINGS

  • Administrative Council – Sep 8th Phil Arvidson, Chair: 484-1228
  • SPPRC – TBD – Dan Hall, Chair:  978-228-0025
  • Outreach, Mission, Fellowship – . Kathi Leary, Chair: 674-2320

A BIG THANK YOU FOR YOUR SOUP DONATIONS !!!

Albert Bridge School sends their thanks for our on-going soup donations.  The school is able to supplement the lunches of 15-17 children twice a week thanks to your generosity.

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION

Christian Education classes for adults and youth are on Sunday mornings from 8:30 to 9:15.

Meet our CE teachers:Skip Downing – adult CE, Amy Bowen – Jr. & Sr. High teens, June Huebner &

Sten Bowen – Elementary Grades 2 – 6, Ruth Newhall & Kristen Huebner – (downstairs after the Children’s Message upstairs).   All are welcome.  Deb Kell can be contacted at mdkell1029@hotmail.com.

CHOIR

Choir rehearsal is Wednesdays at 6 pm & Sundays at 9:15 a.m. unless otherwise noted.

I can be reached at 802-245-4886 or revchuebner@gmail.com.

BROWNSVILLE CHURCH YOUTH

Youth Christian Education:     Please see above for Christian Education for children and adults

Trail Life USA: Monthly Thurs. Troop Meetings 6-7:30 – Albert Bridge School:

Scott Duffy can be reached at artisans@rockledgefarm.com or 802-484-7240

American Heritage Girls: Monthly Thurs. Troop Meetings 6-7:15 at BCC:

Deb Kell can be reached at mdkell1029@hotmail.com & Kristen Huebner can be reached at kristenlhuebner@gmail.com

Youth Groups:

BCC Youth meets once a month at the church on Sundays 5:30 – 7:00 pm.  Projects & activities TBA.  Kathi Leary can be reached at 802-674-2320 or cknaleary@comcast.net.

Nursery: Our youth numbers are growing!  There’s a Nursery Care sign-up sheet in Fellowship Hall.  Please consider sharing an hour with our little BCC-ers.  It’s fun & there are lots of things for them to do!

                            Keeping each other in prayer

Please contact me if you would like to formally join the BCC Church Family or if you have any questions.  I can be reached at 802-245-4886 or bcchurchvt@gmail.com.

Pastor Christian +

“Open our hearts, O Lord, and let us truly listen to your words.”   

Questions? … please contact me at 802-245-4886 or bcchurchvt@gmail.com.  Pastor Christian +

“We will praise God for the new life we have found!  Alleluia!”

Pastor Chris

Arvidson's Advent 2013