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Choral Benediction Blessing

A Tribute to the Reverend Dr. Jo Forrest Choral Benediction from the Music Ministry, Lisa Bond, Director of Music: The Lord Bless You and Keep You, Peter Lutkin Blessing, Katie Moran Bart May the Lord bless you and keep you Farewell blessings We'll miss you like crazy, but rejoice in your opportunity, [...]

Blessing of the Animals Slideshow

To be included in the Blessing of the Animals slideshow please send a picture of the pet you would like to be blessed by December 15. Please use the form below to send a blessing picture or send to Come to the Outdoor Blessing of the Animals Worship on Sunday, December 27 at [...]

2020-11-25T11:54:14-06:00Church Stories, Worship|

Quiet Christmas

Online Quiet Christmas: Thursday, December 17 at 7:30 p.m. Livestream Jan Richardson says, "God has a fondness for what is fragile. This means us." Our eighth annual Quiet Christmas will give us an opportunity to hold before God all that is fragile, and with a quiet tenderness, welcome the Spirit of [...]

2020-11-25T08:22:26-06:00Church Stories, Music, Worship|

Search for the Light

An Advent scavenger hunt at Kenilworth Union Churchoriginally written by Jen Kidwell For a print friendly pdf, click here. Advent is the church season before Christmas, when our job is to wait before we celebrate Jesus’s birth. Waiting can be hard! And like all difficult things, it takes practice. There are lots of good things [...]

We Give Thanks

The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster We are preparing for Thanksgiving worship, and trust that you will attend virtually on Thanksgiving day.  After reading W. S. Merwin's poem titled "Thanks" (below) I am not surprised that his father was a Presbyterian minister: his words of gratitude read like a sermon, extending thanks from early nightfall to [...]

Lakeside Chat with Bill Evertsberg

Bill talks with Christine Hides, director of Christian education, about her background, children and family ministry, and the exciting new Advent kits. The Reverend Christine V. Hides Bill: Hi friends, my name is Bill Evertsberg, and I'm one of the ministers at Kenilworth Union Church. And this is Doogie, my assistant [...]

2020-11-12T07:09:44-06:00Church Stories, Ministry Highlight|