Guilford Community Church, an Open and Affirming/Just Peace Congregation of the United Church of Christ, is fully handicapped accessible and committed to providing hearing assistance and ASL interpretation, if given notice ahead. The church is located one mile south of exit 1 on Route 5 just in back of the Guilford Country Store. For more information call 257-2776, check the website at www.guilfordchurch.org or friend us on Facebook at “Guilford Community Church”. Our services are also being filmed and can be found on BCTV Wednesday morning at 7am and Sunday mornings at 8am or anytime online at www.brattleborotv.org.
Kathy Bullock, “gospel legend”, is the choirmaster for the April 29 service . The choir will meet at 8:30am to rehearse three anthems: the familiar “Alleluia”, the Colorado Mass Choir piece, “Still Have Joy” and “Trust Me” by Richard Smallwood, Dr. Bullock’s research in sub African and African-American music and culture, and influences of/connections in the African diaspora has afforded her the opportunity to give numerous presentations, performances, lectures and workshops throughout the United States, Europe and Africa. Rev. Lise Sparrow will lead worship and offer the homily based on Luke’s telling of the aftermath of the Resurrection found in Luke 24: 13-29. The Sunday School will continue its conversation with children in Palestine with Elizabeth Fisher providing the livestream connection. Nursery care is also provided
I Still Have Joy