BRATTLEBORO -- The Rev. Dr. Mary N. Hawkes will lead 10 a.m. worship on Sunday, Aug. 24, at Centre Congregational Church in downtown Brattleboro. Her sermon title is "Who Do You Say That We Are?" based on texts from Romans 12: 1-8 and Matthew 16:13-20. Fellowship Hour will follow and all are welcome.

The Rev. Hawkes was ordained as a United Church of Christ minister in 1980 and has served churches in Connecticut and New York states, and in North Bennington, Wilmington and West Dover.

At Centre Church she was Acting Coordinator of Educational Ministries for two years, and a member of Church Council and of the choir.

Located at 193 Main St., Centre Church is a congregation of the United Church of Christ, a Just Peace Church and is Open and Affirming. For more information contact the church office at 802-254-4730 or visit the website at