The Mission and Service Board often receives Thank You notes from organizations to which we make contributions on behalf of the congregation. As you may – or may not know – Mission & Service Board receives 7% of the monthly giving to Union Church. We contribute to local, state, national and international groups and a… Read more.
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We, as a church community and a nation, have focused on issues of poverty and race this summer with the assistance of Black Lives Matter and the Poor People’s Campaign (nationally and in Kentucky). This documentary aims to heighten our awareness of how climate change has a larger impact on poor communities than on more… Read more.
The Mission and Service Board would like to introduce the congregation to KIVA , “an international nonprofit with a mission to expand financial access to help underserved communities thrive.” Kiva makes microloans to entrepreneurs in distressed areas of the world. The lender (you) loans as little as $25.00 toward a project of your choice. When… Read more.
Thanks to our friends at Kentucky Voices for Health we share this latest update on available help for everyone. [embeddoc url=”https://union-church.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Help-for-Kentuckians-During-COVID-19-FINAL-3.26.20.pdf” height=”1500px” download=”all” viewer=”google”]
Union Church is a site to keep kids fed. In order to make it easier for families to pick up the prepared meals, we need 3 volunteers Monday-Friday from 5pm-7pm. We also need a Union Church person to be our conduit and coordinator with Martina Leforce and the other site volunteers. All meals are prepared… Read more.
“Truly I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you did it to me.” –Matthew 25:40 Caring for others means extending care beyond our walls. Kentucky House Bill 1 would impose extremely punitive conditions on anyone receiving SNAP benefits (Food stamps), Medical Cards,… Read more.
Reduce Clutter, Landfill, and Waste! For Information: ecobricks.org For Donation Box Locations email: bagitberea @gmail.com
Let’s Eat! June 30 will be Pastor Kent’s last Sunday with us before he starts a well-deserved sabbatical rest. After worship that morning everyone is invited for a picnic to wish him well and to meet and welcome our sabbatical replacement minister, the Rev. Nate Craddock. Help Needed! The picnic will be at Rev. Kent… Read more.