BRATTLEBORO -- Worship at First United Methodist Church will be held this Sunday, March 16, at 10 a.m. Ron Francis will read scripture from John 3:1-17 in which Jesus describes being born again to Nicodemus in the night.

The Rev. Cheryl Meachen will preach a sermon entitled, "Born of Water, Born of Spirit," exploring the idea of being born anew and hearing of God’s great gift of love in Jesus.

The Lord’s Supper will be celebrated. All are welcome at the table, regardless of church affiliation. Patti French, Betty Stacy and Leslie Kramsky will billow (liturgical dance with long bands of cloth) to Britt Nicole’s song "Walk on the Water."

Contact the church at or 802-254-4218. More information may be found at The church is located at 18 Town Crier Drive, off Putney Road, and is handicap-accessible. All are welcome.