DUMMERSTON -- Sunday at the Dummerston Congregational Church, the Rev. Hal Harrison, beloved Conference Minister Emeritus, will preach. Worship begins at 9:30 a.m. The scripture is from Song of Songs, and his meditation is "A Love Story." Music leadership is provided by Franz Robert, organist. Children begin in worship and then go to an open classroom.

Vacation Bible School Family Outings begin this Thursday, July 10, from 6 to 8 p.m. where the West River meets the Rock River. A picnic will be provided. Bring chairs, towels, etc. Next Sunday there will be a Congregational Meeting after worship to vote on the arrangement of the chancel and discuss the arrangement of the narthex. The Church Open and Affirming Committee will present a draft Mission Statement for input and revision before it is sent out to the membership for an advisory straw vote. The church is in Dummerston Center, 1536 Middle Road. For information: Pastor Susanna Griefen, 802-257-0544, susanna@griefen.com.