Room in the Inn (RITI) Berea – nightly shelter for those experiencing homelessness began as the dream of a group of ordinary Bereans concerned that there were practically no services in our community for those experiencing homelessness. Today, RITI is still run by volunteers and is in the sixth season of providing temporary emergency shelter… Read more.
Epiphany is also called Three Kings’ Day, Epiphany celebrates the revelation of God incarnate as Jesus Christ. The feast commemorates the visit of the Magi to the Christ Child, and thus Jesus’ physical manifestation to the Gentiles. It is also the proverbial “12th Day of Christmas.” Next Sunday, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, will be Youth Sunday! Our gifted… Read more.
¨ Each week we join millions of Christians who pray for one another through the ecumenical prayer cycle and, locally, the Berea Ministerial Association’s prayer cycle (World Council of Churches Ecumenical Prayer cycle: union-church.org/ministries/prayer) Let us hold the people of Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine and our brothers and sisters at Berea Friends Meeting in our… Read more.
The church office will be closed until January 2. Compline is taking the 24th & 31st off—see you Jan. 7! Photos: Get ready to have your photo taken! Don Cardwell has offered to take photos for the Directory portion of Fellowship OneGo, (the church’s data management system) right after worship. Meet in the front of… Read more.
Advent & Christmas at Union Church Dec. 17 3:00-5:00 pm – Home, Sweet Home! Gingerbread House making Community Room Dec. 20 5:30 pm – Open Table Supper (all welcome, no charge) 7:00 pm – Amadeus Lex Chamber Music Series will present “We Wi-Schumann ‘erry Christmas” Sanctuary, Free, donations accepted Dec. 21 7:00 pm –… Read more.
Poinsettia time! If you don’t live locally, you can STILL help beautify the sanctuary— with poinsettias! We’ll print your dedication in the bulletin & show it onscreen. Order & dedicate at bit.ly/Poinsettias-23 or use the QR code. Please order by Wednesday at 5. Compline Sunday evenings at 6:30 p.m. in Cowan Chapel, Union Church hosts… Read more.
Join us as we build a gingerbread village, have great snacks, hot chocolate and spiced cider & MORE! Children up through high school are welcome to participate! We’ll provide everything you need, so just come, enjoy, and meet Santa & Mrs Claus!!
Coming up Dec. 3-Danish-Amertican yule Fest, 5:30, Folk Center Dec. 6-Union Church Budget Meeting 6:30 Dec. 9-Loyal Jones’ Memorial Service 2:00 pm Dec. 10-Classic Chorale Christmas Concert 4:00 Dec. 13-Christmas Card Making after Supper Dec. 17-Home Sweet Home: A Creative Gingerbread Building Event for Parents and Children 3pm – 5pm Community Room Dec. 20-Amadeus Lex… Read more.