Next Service

“Finding Our Way in the Wilderness”

We will explore the places within us that can feel like wilderness, and learn how we can help in saving and preserving the remaining wilderness. Ancient and modern stories of how a relationship with wilderness within and beyond can heal and transform us.


… read more.

From the Leadership

  • March Message from our ASC President of the Board
    Thoughts on Leadership and Looking Ahead Reflections from the President We recently held a retreat of the All Souls Board and began our gathering by sharing our  thoughts on what it means to be leaders for the congregation.  Below are a few of our reflections: Caring about people in the congregation Being positive and appreciating people’s efforts Lots to be done, sometimes we need to let go of things Being present in the moment while also looking ahead Using fresh eyes and being welcoming ... read more
  • March Message from Our Minister
    MESSAGE FROM REV. TELOS WHITFIELD “What is it that awakens in my soul when I catch the scent of rain, when I see the sun and moon rise and set on all the colors of the earth, when I approach the heart of wilderness? For indeed something does move and enliven me in my spirit, something that defines my very being in the world, I realize my humanity in proportion as I perceive my reflection in the landscape that enfolds me. It has always been so.” – N. Scott Momaday Dear Ones, As I write ... read more
  • February Message from ASC Board President
    Two Steps Forward… One Step Back? Reflections from the President I couldn’t stop thinking of the above quote when I received the email that a water main had cracked beneath our newly paved driveway which caused temporary closure of the drive and disrupted programming in the building for a day.  Many gallons of water pouring under the paving had caused portions of the drive to collapse.  Fortunately the Brattleboro Public Works crew repaired the broken pipe and within a day had brought dirt and ... read more

Review older messages


  • Mar 21, 2023 - 4:00 pm
    *ASC Choir Rehearsal
    The rehearsals are now in-person. However, they may be on Zoom if weather or some other matter causes problems. In such a case an e-mail will be sent to choir members. If you need to contact the choir director, Tom Baehr, click here. Click this link to join via Zoom  
  • Mar 23, 2023 - 6:00 pm
    “Wilderness Journeys-Finding Our Way”-Adult Spiritual Exploration
    We had an inspiring discussion series exploring Truth/truths last month, and now we will gather on three Thursday evenings via zoom this month – March 9th, 16th, and 23rd from 6-7:30 P.M. for more conversation where we will explore wilderness that lives within and beyond us. Looking to poetry and sacred text, philosophy and personal experiences,...
  • Mar 27, 2023 - 9:00 am
    Crafting in person
    Running uo to the Welcome Spring Fair we will be working on projects at the church.  
  • Mar 27, 2023 - 3:00 pm
    Small Group Ministry
    We are now meeting in person on the 2nd and 4th Mondays at 3:00 PM at The Meetinghouse. Contact Marty Shaw for more information.
  • Mar 27, 2023 - 5:30 pm
    *Committee on Ministry Meeting
    to register/join click here

What’s New

  • “Vigil to End Homelessness”
    Join Groundworks Collaborative in Pliny Park at 5pm on Thursday, January 19th as we honor, grieve, and celebrate those experiencing, or who have experienced homelessness in our community. This event is one of many taking place on Vermont’s Homelessness Awareness Day—a day dedicated to more
  • Views of the paving
    Click here to see more pictures of the driveway construction project. The driveway to All Souls Church is paved!  Your gifts will help cover the final cost of paving. Many thanks for your support. And click here to learn how you can more
  • Returning to Church – Updated
    Please note that these protocols have been changing . The most recent changes are in bold-face type and items removed are struck through. PLEASE CHECK BACK REGULARLY We have different expectations for services vs small group gatherings. Services We started in-person services again on March 13 with more
  • Pave the Way Driveway Project
    PAVING THE WAY …to All Souls Church and the West Village Meeting House  LONG-TERM NEED Folks need an accessible driveway! Though we’re accustomed to dirt roads in Vermont,we know that rain, snow, ice, and mud are factors when getting to our destination. But we don’t expect washouts! We want more
    Dear friends, On behalf of all my ECDC colleagues, I wanted to thank you all for the driving support that you have provided to Nada & Sohaila who both have a lot to celebrate. Nada arrived–brilliant at math and science, but with only a few words in English. But thanks to the support of more