The United Church of Milton
Making Disciples who make disciples
                                       Teaching them to:
Love God; Love Neighbor and Love the World


WORSHIP SUNDAYS
10 AM

DISCIPLESHIP CLASSES
9AM
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 September 23, 2018
Message
Ri$ky Behavior
Matthew 25:14-30

Disciples are not charged with keeping safe what
was entrusted to them; they are to multiply it.  Risks
were involved…no one makes ten pounds from
one, or five pounds from one, without some risk.
–Fred B.  Craddock

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SECOND ACT

Let’s get plugged in to the Holy Spirit!
Acts 2:42-47 shows us the result of a Spirit filled Church.  Can we be a church like that?
Six weeks of investigating the work of the Holy Spirit on Sunday mornings and in small groups.
Next Sunday – September 30th we Kickoff @ 10am

  • Worship (in the sanctuary)
  • Fellowship Outdoors (apple crisp and whipped cream)
  • Small Group Sign Up (donnapollock8@msn.com)Second Act Small Groups
    Mondays 7pm Milton
    Tuesdays 6pm Cambridge
    Thursdays 6:30 pm Milton
    Contact Donna at donnapollock8@msn.com for more information or to sign up
    Save the Date!  Nov 18th 10am – Climax Celebration of our Second Act campaign

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    Are you willing to host a small group?
    Please contact Donna Pollock 893-4388 x 1223 or donnapollock8@msn.com.
    Small Groups are forming for our Second Act campaign
    Groups are provided with Bible passages to read together and discussion questions based on weekly themes from Acts 2:42-47.
    No required homework or workbooks.  Groups start week of Oct 7th

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SUNDAY SCHOOL
9AM Sundays
Discipleship for children 5 and up
For more info please contact Kellie at 696-2120

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DIVING DEEP INTO THE WORD
Starts September 9th
9AM
Come explore the scripture that the Sunday morning message is based on.
Join Pastor Jeff on Sundays at 9AM in room 5

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MEN’S DISCIPLESHIP GROUP
Thursday mornings at 10:15am (United Church)
Please contact Jeff at jeffcornwell1@msn.com or
893-4388 ext 1222 for information or to sign up!

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PIG ROAST!
Saturday Sept. 22
5pm
Please call Ellen at 524-4918 to sign up to help make this dinner a success!
Menu: Pork, baked beans, potato salad, coleslaw, rolls and fruit cobblers for desert.
Tickets:  $12/adult $7/child 12 and under
Reserve your tickets – 524-4918

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NIGHT OF WORSHIP
Sunday, October 7 @ 6pm
United Church of Milton
51 Main Street Milton VT
Hosted by the Vermont School of Supernatural Ministry
www.vssmvt.com

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VERMONT CONCERT AND CONFERENCE
On
CHRISTIANITY AND THE ARTS
Hunger Mountain Christian Assembly at
4940 Waterbury-Stowe Road in Waterbury Center, Vermont
September 28 6pm
Art Show and Concert
Saturday Sept. 29th 8:30 am – 7pm
Arts Conference
Lunch and dinner included
Presenting artists include
Author – Katherine Paterson
Painter – Elisabeth Ehmann Miller
Songwriter – Christopher Williams
Workshop Topics
Fiction, Creative Fiction, Poetry, Photography, Painting Songwriting,
The Creative Life, Pastoring the Arts, etc.
Discounted advance registration (through September 15) is available
$60 — regular attendees   $30 — student discount
Beginning on September 16, the full registration fee will be charged:
$75 — regular attendees   $40 — student discount
See website to register or more information
www.vermontchritianarts.org

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ASPIRE TOGETHER
Annual Fundraising Banquet
Thursday, September 27th at 6 p.m.
at Champlain Valley Expo (Expo North Bldg).
Come show your support as we hear from our compelling featured speaker and local aspiring author Heather Clifford.  To register:  email devon.aspiretogether@gmail.com or call
Aspire Together at 802-658-8046.

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HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
RE-Store
Habitat for Humanity is opening a second Re-Store right here in Milton!
It will be located at 414 Route 7 (the old Sears Building)
OPENS SATURDAY SEPT 22nd
There is a wonderful opportunity to volunteer working close to home.
They are looking for the following:
Support Wednesdays – Sundays during store hours
If interested please contact Allison DeVoe at volunteer@vermonthabitat.org

  1. Or call 802-318-7533

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HEALING ROOMS
MONDAYS 7 – 8:30 pm
God still heals today
We provide a safe, loving, confidential atmosphere of His presence

for you to receive your healing
At the United Church of Milton
51 Main Street Milton VT
We are affiliated and trained under The Father Heart Healing Rooms, a ministry started by Cal Pierce in Spokane Washington 1999. No appointment necessary.
For more information call 866-526-3960

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HEALING ROOMS TRAINING
Beginning Monday Sept 10 FHHR will be starting an ongoing International Association of Healing Room DVD Training couse.  It takes 3 weeks to complete.
For more information or to sign up please call 866-526-3960
Or Email fathershearthr@aol.com

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HUNGER NIGHTS
Weekly – Fridays @ 6:30 pm
at New Life Christian Church 34 Centre Rd Milton.  Starting June 22nd
Are you hungry for your life, His church, our communities to actually become saturated by the manifest Presence of God that was poured out at Pentecost and is waiting for us today. The underlying characteristic of each individual that God used as a fire starter for Revival was hunger. “Blessed are you who hunger now, for you will be satisfied”. Luke 6:21  We are not waiting for revival—revival is waiting for us!  Lead by Pastor Bob Emery

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Women’s Retreat Day
“Confidently Devoted”
Acts 2:42-45
Saturday October 27th
8:30 am – 8 pm
At the Grand Isle Lake House
Cost $60.00 includes 3 meals and materials
Deadline is October 19th
This retreat is sponsored/hosted by
New Life Christian Church, Cornerstone Community Church and the United Church of Milton
Registration forms available at each church.
Please mail the form and check to: Susan Edelman
15 John Rowley Rd.  Milton VT
Make Checks payable to NLCC Women’s Retreat
For more information please contact Lori at Cornerstone
Donna at United Church of Milton donnapollock8@msn.com or Susan at New Life Christian Church

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BELIEVER’S CONFERENCE
THINKING GOD’S WAY
Monday OCT 8 @ 9am – 3pm
With Eugene and Sherry May
New Beginnings Miracle Fellowship
927 Laporte Rd. Morrisville VT
Pastor Donna says “It’s worth the trip!”
Registration 8AM with coffee and pastries
Lunch Provided
Come with Expectant Hearts!
Questions?  Please call 802-888-4730 or 802-888-3903
RSVP by October 1st

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PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY
If you love to knit or crochet please let God use your hands to bless those who need comfort, support, encouragement, healing, or recovery.
Martha has provided some new yarn, patterns and thank you cards to be used.
Please tag the shawl that you made with your name.  (paper in the box)
Contact Martha Gonyo at 893-1139 or marthagonyo@comcast.net
Feel Free to give one of these beautiful shawls for any reason
that stirs your heart to bless someone.

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TENT AMERICA 2018
50 state capitals all across the nation
Sept 27-29
9AM – 11PM
State House Lawn, Montpelier
Nightwatch @ Lighthouse Christian Church
On Sept 27-29 coinciding with the Feast of Tabernacles, we will be hosting “tent city” gatherings of worship, music, prayer and gospel proclamation – simultaniously at all 50 state capitals and university campuses across America!  Imagine, three days, millions of people, day and night. Public outdoor worship, prayer and the proclamation of the gospel flooding our nation with the presence of Jesus!  It will be historic!
Vermont worshipers, intercessors, artists, evangelists and more. It’s time to fill the tent! Join in the effort to see prayer mobilized and Jesus magnified over VT in September!
3 days – unceasing worship and prayer – outreach in the streets –
Christ exalted through His Church in our state!
Sept. 27-29. http://www.awakenthedawn.org/

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ANEW PLACE
Is looking for meal providers
Grab a family member, coworker, or neighbor and provide a meal to the house.  Visit the meal calendar to sign up at http://anewplacevt.org/meals/
Prepare food for about 20 people.  Bring the prepared meal to ANEW place 89 North Street in Burlington.  (right across the street from Dion Locksmith) there is street parking in front of the building.  Arrive to the house by 7pm.  If you wish to stay and join in on cheerful conversation with the house you are more than welcome to do so!  If you need to drop off dinner at another time please call 862-9879 and arrange with staff.

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UNITED CHURCH
SERVANT LEADERS

Council of Elders
Moderator –  Alan Chandler
Vice Moderator – OPEN
Treasurer – Ray Williams
Secretary –  OPEN
Pastor – Jeff Cornwell
Asst Pastor – Donna Pollock

Deacons
Christian Formation – Becky Pelkey
Fellowship – Ray Palmer
Missions – Julie Talley
Facilities – Mike Hathaway

Ministry Leaders
Bell Choir – Sharon Flaherty
Choir – Sharon Flaherty
Men of Action – Jeff Cornwell
Nursery – Kath Berard-Brown
Prayer Shawl – Martha Gonyo
Prayer Teams – Cathy Williams and Julie Talley
Sunday School – Kellie Stilianessis
Tech Team – Avery Beyor, Cheri Neill, David Fuller
Thrift Shop – Shirley Nelson, Judy Perry
Worship Band – Jaimee Brown