Service of Installation for Trina Portillo

Having searched far and wide, our congregation has joyfully found our new Pastor, Rev. Trina Portillo. Trina has been serving BPC for over two year in an temporary capacity since the death of our interim Pastor, Michael O’Brien in March of 2016. During that time, she and the congregation have grown together, and we’re excitedContinue reading “Service of Installation for Trina Portillo”

Abundant Gifts

As we move into the cooler days of fall weather, I find myself thinking about the abundance of good gifts with which we are surrounded here in New England. From the colors of the trees to fresh picked apples and the bounty of local farms, we are truly blessed with many precious gifts from God’sContinue reading “Abundant Gifts”

This Sunday at Gateway Presbyterian!

Just a reminder that this Sunday, the 23rd of July, there will be no morning service at our church. We will be joining with the Kenyan congregation at the Gateway Church in Beverly, who worshipped with us earlier this summer. The service begins at 12:00 pm. They are located at 300 Cabot Street. Directions areContinue reading “This Sunday at Gateway Presbyterian!”

Crossroads for April 2017

Holy Week The season of Lent leads us to the joyful celebration of Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday, April 9 with a procession led by the church school children carrying palms. There will also be celebratory music as well as a look ahead to what we call Holy Week. On Maundy Thursday, AprilContinue reading “Crossroads for April 2017”

Church Founder’s Son Visits

The son of one of the founders of the Presbyterian Church of Burlington came to worship with us on May 29th. Pastor Gerrit-Willem Oberman and his wife Ellen live in Stuttgart Germany, but were in the Boston area to attend his childhood friend’s wedding. Gerrit wasn’t quite sure if our church was the one heContinue reading “Church Founder’s Son Visits”

Celebrating the life of Pastor Mike O’Brien

Friends, Word has come that Pastor Mike O’Brien died on Friday morning. Our hearts are heavy with missing him already. We hold great faith that he is in the father’s house, as was promised by Jesus. But he leaves behind a many who were not ready to say farewell. The service celebrating Mike’s life andContinue reading “Celebrating the life of Pastor Mike O’Brien”

Community Christmas Sing-a-long

Friday, December 5, 2014 Burlington Presbyterian Church 7 – 8 pm Do you love Christmas music? Do find yourself humming along under your breath as you shop? Come sing loud and clear with us on Friday, as we work our way through traditional and religious Christmas songs together. The young and the old are allContinue reading “Community Christmas Sing-a-long”