The season of Lent, a time for repentance (i.e. “turning toward God”) begins on Wednesday with Ash Wednesday. We have many ways for you to deepen your spirit and participate in the love of God. Check them out and sign up here: http://union-church.org/lent2017/
We had an exciting World Communion Sunday in joint celebration with our friends at First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Berea. We also were able to join in prayer via video with Rev. Kent and delegates from the One Great Hour of Sharing and Week of Compassion Delegation in the Middle East. We prayed more »
Welcome to the world, Elijah Thomas Riley Mullins! Born to Jasmine Beltran and Christopher Mullins on Thursday, June 16th, Elijah is already crying out prophetic statements. (It just may be awhile before we understand them. Such is the life of a prophet. 🙂 ) Blessings to this wonderful new family!
We are delighted to welcome a new baby into the Union Church family today! At 6:00am, Elisha Craig Victory Owens-Park entered the world after 52 long hours of labor. Despite exhaustion, mom, baby, and dad are all doing great! Congratulations Whitney Owens-Park and Joshua Park on your new son!
Due to technical difficulties, we’re just now getting the form working, but you can now sign up to participate in all our Lent activities. How will you Heal Your Spirit? Check out the opportunities here!
In early January, Della Walters, age 17, participated in the Academy of Preachers Festival of Young Preachers in Lexington, KY. They’ve just released the video of her sermon, and it’s fantastic! Rev. Kent and Rev. Rachel agree it’s one of the best they’ve heard. Well done, Della, and well done, church, for continuing to nurture more »
A Gathering in Worship Offered by the People of the Church of Christ, Union Second Sunday after Epiphany January 17, 2016, 10:30 am Meditation Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. —Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. From there to here Welcome & Announcements Prelude Great Is more »
All ye with little ones, the wait is over! We’ll start children’s church tomorrow morning during our 10:30am worship! Spread the word! Children’s church is a worshipful storytelling of bible stories, based loosely on the Godly Play (R) program. Here’s a video that shows what it’s like. Little ones up through 3rd grade are welcome. more »
Better late than never for prayer, right? We had a lot of technical problems with our internet last week and so could not upload much of what happened in the service, but our youth led a FANTASTIC service, testifying to the ways they’ve seen Jesus’ revolution in their lives and have heard the call for more »
Union Church is overjoyed that the Supreme Court has recognized the equality of same-sex couples’ marriages to opposite-sex couples’ marriages. The overall arc of Jesus’ teachings is that love is at the core of all our relationships, and recognizing that love does not have gender boundaries, we extend a hand of welcome to people of more »