UNION AVENUE CHRISTIAN CHURCH is seeking a new pastor to join us in ministry, serving an incredible community and city. For more than 110 years, Union Avenue has been an urban witness to the Gospel of Jesus Christ in the heart of St. Louis, Missouri. We invite you to click through to learn more about our shared ministry of service to our community by exploring our story.Read More
… a faith community growing in the treasures of justice, stewardship,
artistic expression and hospitality.
This Sunday, April 30, 2017, the Reverend Dr. Patrick Overton will bring his distinctive voice and message to the congregation of Union Avenue Christian Church as our guest preacher. The Chancel Choir of Union Avenue Christian Church will perform a set of four newly published songs written by Rev. Overton and composed by Frank Proctor. This is a unique opportunity to hear Rev. Overton's unique voice.Read More
THE NAME OF THE DAY between Good Friday and Easter Sunday is HOLY SATURDAY. I’m not certain how “the Church” came to that decision. I don’t think anybody really cares much about Holy Saturday, because nothing happened on that day. No death, no resurrection, no drama, just nothing … nothing.Read More
Working at an international NGO within weeks of graduating from college was MY DEFINITION OF LIVING THE DREAM — a definition I likely share with many twenty-two-year-old, overachieving do-gooders of the world courageously deferring college loans for the promise of adventure and the hope of filling that second page of their C.V.Read More
As we move into the holiest of weeks in which we relive Jesus' last week spent with his disciples, we are reminded at every turn that we are never alone. The GOOD NEWS OF HOLY WEEK is that this temple called Jesus is our true home.Read More