Holy Communion | Sunday, July 4, 2021

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Holy Communion July 4, 2021

Holy Communion will be available during both worship services on Sunday. We will return to our regular communion elements of Hawaiian bread and grape juice provided in individual cups. Gluten-free elements also will be available.

Communion servers will wear gloves and deliver the elements to each person at the communion rail. Participants can also choose to take communion at their … More

Music Ministry Update

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Choir Rehearsals

Plans are in the works to resume rehearsals this summer so the choir can begin singing during the traditional worship service this fall. Rehearsals would be from 7-8 p.m. Wednesdays. No experience is required to participate, just a love to sing. Those interested are encouraged to reach out to Director of Worship Hannah Rachal at [email protected].

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VBC Canned Meat Challenge Generates 799 Cans!

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VBC Canned Meat Challenge 799 cans

Thank You for Your Great Generosity!

Thanks to the generosity of our congregation, our Vista Island Vacation Bible Camp finished its four-week canned meat challenge with 799 items donated. This is an average of 200 canned meat items provided to the Christian Community Action Food Pantry each week!

While the total fell a little short of the ambitious 1,000-item goal, … More

Building Repairs and Improvements Update

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Building Repairs and Improvements Update June 25, 2021

Four months after the winter storm (SNOVID-21) burst at least 19 water lines in the ceilings of our building, repair work is almost completed. Water damage included our sanctuary, rehearsal room, hallways, children’s rooms, and some staff offices.

Completed Repairs

After drying all of the wet areas, the contractor located and replaced all of the burst pipes. Additionally, there were … More

Hannah Rachal to Serve as Director of Worship

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Director of Worship

The Staff-Parish Relations Committee has hired Hannah Rachal as Director of Worship effective Thursday, July 1. In the position, Hannah will oversee worship and arts in both the 8:30 a.m. traditional and 11 a.m. contemporary services. Hannah has served as Director of Worship in an interim capacity since April. She joined the Vista Ridge UMC staff in 2018 as Director … More