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2022 Vacation Bible School Success!

By Greta Connor, Director of Children and Family Ministry We are so grateful that we could resume the VBS tradition after a two-year hiatus due to COVID. Our VBS was small but mighty this year. With 17 campers, ranging in age from kindergarten–4th grade, and three high school volunteers. The smaller group allowed us [...]

Kenilworth Union Church Celebrates 30 Years of Supporting Urban Ministry at “Meet Our Scholars”

Rhonda Jordan, Diane Hart, Nelson Sinchi, Katie Snipes Lancaster, Damon Smith, Maria Fowkes, Julie Peterson By Christine Hinkel Adams @mikestark/best-version-media Print friendly version Inspiring. Humbling. Hopeful. Just some of the ways people described Kenilworth Union Church’s first Meet Our Scholars program on April 25. For thirty years, Kenilworth Union’s Centennial Scholars program—a [...]

2022-06-15T00:34:47-05:00Adult Education, Church Stories|

Prayers of the People, June 12, 2022

The Reverend Christine V. Hides This language of this prayer draws on the first three sections of the last chapter in John O'Donohue's book “To Bless the Space Between Us,” which we are using in our summer worship series.   Holy God, deep kindness, compassionate goodness, you dwell within and among us [...]

2022-06-14T22:31:52-05:00Church Stories, Pastoral Prayer|

Prayers of the People June 5, 2022

The Reverend Christine V. Hides Holy and almighty God, we lift our eyes to you, our strength our source of  joy. You our keeper have delivered us here this glorious morning, to rejoice in the company of friends and soon-to-be friends, our siblings in Christ. We are overjoyed that you brought us [...]

2022-06-09T09:57:17-05:00Church Stories, Pastoral Prayer|

Help Needed at Green Team/A Just Harvest Service Project

The Kenilworth Union Green Team is partnering with longtime benevolence agency A Just Harvest (AJH) for the second annual supporting AJH Outdoor Growing Spaces. In recent years, AJH has expanded its mission to include growing its own food (The Genesis Project) at three nearby community gardens. Our Green Team had great success gardening with [...]

2022-05-31T12:29:37-05:00Church Stories, Green Team|

Summer Together

Friday, June 3 AJN Preschool summer break begins after school! 1–3 p.m. AJH Outdoor Growing Spaces—off site Sunday, June 5 9:45 a.m. Childcare 10 a.m. Gospel Music Sunday Monday, June 6 5 p.m. Youth Ministry Food Truck Mondays Tuesday June 7 6:30 p.m. Movie Night Sunday, June 12 To Bless the Space Between Us, [...]