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Fresh Era of Church Life Starts Sunday

John Sharp, Director of Operations Enter a new season together as we gather on this Homecoming Sunday for timeless tradition and a fresh era of church life. Come for Sunday school, the sermon, and song; stay after for food, fellowship, and a bubble performer at Family Fest! Invite neighbors, friends, and family to [...]

…and then there was joy, a fall devotional.

Sign up for Daily Devotional email here. Click here to find past Joy devotionals. A little introduction to “...and then there was joy, a fall devotional.” The world always carries an ache, whether in our own bodies or our neighbors’ bodies. Some days we are more in tune with that ache than others. [...]

2021-09-16T07:14:57-05:00Church Stories, joy|

FAQs for Sunday School

The Reverend Christine V. Hides When and where is Sunday school? Check in at 9:45 a.m. near the Schmidt Chapel. Sunday school will meet outdoors, weather permitting. Masks are required indoors. What should kids wear to church? Anything comfortable for outdoor play and occasional messy projects I need help with registration or have [...]

Welcome Marie-Pierre LeBris

New Kenilworth Union Church Administrative Assistant Marie-Pierre LeBris (she also goes by M.P. her initials) is a native Californian and also lived for several years in New York city where she grew up on Manhattan’s Riverside drive and attended, along with her sister, the Lycée Francais, which is an all-French speaking private school [...]

Music Ministry Open House Success!

The Back-to-School blessing was a joyful event! It was wonderful to see so many families we haven’t seen in a while. After hearing Rev. Christine’s message that all are welcome to gather around God’s table, kids tried out the Orff instruments, new to music ministry this year. Enjoy the picture gallery below, and if [...]

2021-09-01T15:40:48-05:00Church Stories, Music|

(Re)Birth of the Church

Photo Credit: Isabella Raynal The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster As we finish the summer sermon series on Psalm 23 and look to what's next, I can't help but notice that we're feeling called to that which roots us, grounds us, is foundational. Psalm 23 is the most celebrated of Psalms, so much [...]

2021-09-10T09:58:47-05:00Church Stories, Worship|

Prayers of the People August 29, 2021

Prayer by the Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster delivered by Clare Nahrwold and Chris Ottsen, Guest Liturgists God, we are awake. The song of the birds. The song of the sun. The song of our friends. We are awake. Awake, we can trust. Awake, we can pray. Awake, we can offer [...]

2021-08-31T15:54:01-05:00Church Stories, Pastoral Prayer|