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Women’s Connections

At the home of Sherry Fowler. A friendly, casual group that rotates meetings in private homes on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. to enjoy food, wine, and conversation. We will follow our traditional potluck format. Bring an appetizer, dessert, or beverage of your choice as your schedule permits. Bring a [...]

2022-12-07T10:59:41-06:00Church Stories, Fellowship|

Laprobes for the Shirley Ryan Ability Lab

By Bonnie McColl, Knitting Ministry Chair As we are now celebrating Advent, making holiday plans, lists for buying presents we want to wrap and give, my mind keeps going back to all the many laprobes the Kenilworth Union Knitting Ministry has knit over the last six years. Well over 500! Laprobes are given [...]

Prayers of the People December 4, 2022

The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster We open our eyes to this dayand come face to facewith the dizzying possibility of your presence,Our Prince of Peace.Our hearts are open as we long for you.Our minds awake as we search our day,our week, our very lives forthe texture of your spirit in our midst.Our [...]

2022-12-05T11:33:39-06:00Church Stories, Pastoral Prayer|

Your Pledge Can Take Us to The Finish!

Chris Beer and George Wishart, Stewardship Co-Chairs The All of Me, All of Us Stewardship Campaign is only $834,517 shy of the $2.3M goal. It’s important we meet our goal to maintain the ministries and programs planned for the year. We would like to extend a special thanks to the eight (8) [...]

2022-12-08T10:31:42-06:00Church Stories, Stewardship|

Movie Night

Tuesday, December 13 at 6:30 p.m. Culbertson Room RSVP: Sallie Smith Yes, please bring a friend! A casual group of movie-lovers gather on the second Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. to watch a film followed by a brief discussion.  “Gifted Hands”  The Ben Carson Story This is the true [...]

2022-12-01T09:45:37-06:00Church Stories, Fellowship|

The First Sunday of Advent

The Reverend Christine V. Hides Our family craft activity was a joyful beginning to the Advent season! In addition to the tangible nativity set, we see the value of this intergenerational event, where families get to meet other families outside of their own children’s ages. One parent of a preschooler got a chance [...]

Prayers of the People November 27, 2022

The Reverend Christine V. Hides Eternal God, we gather today satisfied by the meals and company of the past few days. Let gratitude and praise continue to flow from our lips as we enter this new season known in candlelight and giving, sparkling snowflakes and twinkling lights, joy and anticipation mirroring the hope [...]

2022-11-28T10:36:57-06:00365, Church Stories|

The Great Prayer November 20, 2022

The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster Open us, O God. Declare something still and silent within us. Let the darkness of morning unfold into new light. Let the messy, playful, noisy, active, spontaneous, unpredictable day awaken in us an inner tidal surge of love, an unconstricted melody of praise reverberating within. Let [...]

2022-11-23T17:52:58-06:00Church Stories, Pastoral Prayer|

Civil Rights History Presentation

Dana Connell Welcome, I’m Dana Connell and together with my wife, Laura Connell we’re the Co-Chairs of the Racial Justice Committee here at Kenilworth Union Church. Before I turn over the mic to Robin Roberts who’s going to lead the program tonight, I wanted to say thank you to several important people from [...]