Newsbytes – Headlines for February 9, 2019
St. Paul’s Vergennes to Get Major Stained-glass Makeover
VERGENNES, VT – St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Vergennes has two grants in hand to fund repair of the Main Street church’s three stained-glass windows that overlook the sidewalk across from the city green. The church also has successfully applied for a grant it hopes will move forward a joint sidewalk and landscaping project. Read the complete story in the Addison County Independent!
St. Peter’s Bennington Receives ‘Wonderful Gift’ from UU Fellowship
BENNINGTON, VT – St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Bennington received a wonderful gift from their friends and neighbors at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, In the photo, Jerry Byrd presents Fr. Justin Lanier with $600 for St. Peter’s rooftop solar project. From the St. Peter’s Facebook page: “This is ‘interfaith action’! Thanks and blessings UU Fellowship, from all of us at St Peter’s!”
What We’re Reading at The Mountain: American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Newsletter
Reading this edition of The Mountain may keep you busy for at least a couple of days, but once you’ve finished, you may wish to try the AFEDJ Newsletter from American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem: Building Hope in the Holy Land. https://tinyurl.com/y26bmop7
2018 Fourth Quarter Investment Review Available Online
The Trustees of the Diocese provide shareholders with regular reports on the performance of the Diocesan Unit Trust Fund. The 2018 Fourth Quarter Investment Review was recently posted online and can be viewed here: https://diovermont.org/investment-reviews/
Updated Supply Clergy List Available
The latest Supply Clergy list is available. Visit the diocesan website at https://diovermont.org, and click the Clergy & Lay Leaders button near the middle of the home page. Then scroll alphabetically until your reach Supply Clergy.