Author: admin

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]September 2, 2021 Dear Friends,             With Labor Day a few days away, children returning to school in a week, and New Beginnings Nursery School starting up in two weeks, the program year at the church is about to begin. We...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Sunday, February 9 was a busy day indeed!  There were children singing and ringing bells.  Scouts leading us all in the Pledge of Allegiance as well as the Scout Oath.  And the scoutmaster of Tarrytown Troop 22...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]The message for worship on February 2 was how Jesus turned the world upside down, when he proclaimed the Beatitudes at the Sermon on the Mount. "Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven." Huh? "Blessed...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Candlelight. The warmth from the old wood stove. Fellowship.  Singing familiar carols together.  And once again, sharing the sacred story of the birth of our Saviour.  These are the hallmarks of Christmas Eve at the Old Dutch...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]The church's annual Christmas Dinner took place Tuesday December 10th in Ammerman Hall, with over 100 people gathering to enjoy fellowship, a great meal catered by Tarry Tavern, and music, music, music!  Kinny Landrum provided the keyboard...

This past Saturday I ventured forth from the Old Dutch Church and Burying Ground to our neighbor, just to the north, Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, for a pop-up book club evening held in the Washington Irving Memorial Chapel. Under the auspices of the Warner Library and the Historical Society...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] When is a witch not a witch?[spacer height="20px"] On Reformation Sunday, Oct 27th, Rev. Jeff Gargano recalled the persecution of Hulda of Bohemia and dedicated the memorial marker that now binds her story to the story of The Old...