The First Congregational Church in Manchester

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Federated Church of East Arlington

Sunday service, 10 a.m., on Zoom and outside under the tent on 102 Ice Pond Road, Arlington. Sermon: “Treasured.” Readings: Luke 12:13-21. For the Zoom link or questions, visit or call 802-375-2548. Bring a lawn chair.

First Congregational Manchester VillageSunday service, 9:30 a.m. at 3624 Main St., Manchester Village. Sermon: “Live the Questions Now!” Visit for more information and Zoom links. Bible study via Zoom on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Israel Congregation of ManchesterFriday, 6 p.m. Shabbat Services; 9 a.m. Shabbat Morning Torah Study for the Soul (via Zoom). 6025 Main St., PO Box 1050, Manchester Center. Visit for Zoom links.

Zion Episcopal ChurchSunday service at 8 and 10 a.m. 10 a.m. service will be in person and on Zoom. Wednesday healing service at noon in person and on Zoom. Located at 5167 Main St., Manchester Center. Visit

Bennington Friends Quaker MeetingSilent Sunday service, 10 to 11 a.m., second floor, Bennington Senior Center, 124 Pleasant St. For more information, contact or 484-639-3356.

Mission City ChurchSunday service, 10 a.m., 416 Main St., Bennington. Look for parking by the MCC flags and signs off of Pleasant Street. Attendees dress casual. Visit for more information.

North Bennington Congregational ChurchThere will be so services in the month of August.

St. Peter’s Episcopal ChurchSunday service, 10 a.m., in person and on Zoom, 200 Pleasant St., Bennington. Readings: Genesis 15:1-6, Psalm 33:12-22, Hebrews 11:1-3,8-16, Gospel Luke 12:32-40. Wednesday evening prayers, 5 p.m. in the Lady Chapel and 5:30 p.m. Centering prayer. Masks required for unvaccinated.

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Second Congregational ChurchSunday service, 10 a.m., in person, 115 Hillside St., Bennington, and online at Masks are optional for vaccinated members. For more information, call 802-442-2559.

Peru ChurchSunday service, 10 a.m., in person. Dogs and children are welcome. For more information, visit

First Baptist Church of BenningtonSunday service, 601 Main St., Bennington. Guest Pastor: Dr. Alan Ingalls. Scripture Reading: 1 Peter 1:10-12. Sermon Title: “Sharing in the Sufferings.”

Shaftsbury United Methodist Church

Sunday service, 127 Church St, Shaftsbury. Pastor: Richard McSherry. Scriptures: Hosea 11:1-11, Colossians 3:1-11 Luke 12:13-21s. Sermon Title: “Real Treasures.”

Chabad of ManchesterShabbat services Saturday, 10 a.m. followed by a kiddush. For more info, and to learn more about classes and programs for all ages, visit

Northshire Baptist ChurchSunday service, 9:30 a.m., 5769 Main St, Manchester Center. Sunday school classes start at 11:15 a.m. Youth group, Bible study and Kid’s Class are Wednesdays at 6:40 p.m. For more information, visit, call 802-362-1988 or email

New Testament Baptist ChurchSunday Bible study, 9:30 a.m. and service at 11 a.m., 34 Park Place, Manchester Center. For more information, visit, call 802-430-3574 or email

Unitarian Universalist FellowshipSunday service, 10 a.m. Meetinghouse, 108 School St. Member Bruce Lierman will talk on “A Community on Wheels” and plans for the Bennington Bike Hub Remote access is also available. Email for a link.


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