St. Thomas & Grace
During the Covid19 Pandemic
*** The Diocese of Vermont has issued guidelines for reopening church buildings that require parishes to submit plans as they works through the guidelines. In-person indoor worship is not yet allowed for any parish. ***
We are are worshiping together via Zoom on Sundays at 10 a.m. If you want to join us, request the Zoom link using this email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Worship – some resources and online opportunities:
National Cathedral's youtube channel, streams Eucharist every week with music and sermon at 11am Sunday: https://cathedral.org/online/
Diocese of Vermont - daily services https://diovermont.org/2020/04/13/online-prayer-with-bishop-shannon
Daily Office Network, which will offer Morning Prayer at 9 am: https://dailyoffice.org/
(when building is open)
Sunday worship - Rite II
8:00 am - no music, low key and contemplative
10:00 am - with music, family friendly
We welcome families with children of all ages. There is a play area in the rear of the church for your youngest children. We offer activities for school-aged children during coffee hour two times a month from Sept-May. Our older youth are involved in field trips, service projects, and fun activities that they help plan.
The Rev. Rachel Field is Priest-in-Partnership for St. Thomas & Grace Church. On Sundays when she is not with us, worship is led by the Rev. Paul Gratz or other members of our Core Ministry Team.
Services are held in the historic St. Thomas Church on the corner of Route 7 and Prospect Street in Brandon. Parking is available along Route 7 and in the parking lot behind the Nifty Thrifty on Prospect Street.
*** Please mail your pledge payments to: St. Thomas & Grace Church; Attn: Ken Brown, Treasurer; 19 Conant Square, Brandon, VT 05733.