The IVORY PERRY PARK CONCERT SERIES kicks off its sixteenth season with St. Louis' reigning "Queen of the Blues" KIM MASSIE SUNDAY, JUNE 24, in Ivory Perry Park, 800 Belt Avenue in the Visitation Park neighborhood. Ms. Massie is making her third appearance on the Ivory Perry Park Concert Series stage, dating back to the first season in 2002.Read More
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UNION AVENUE CHRISTIAN CHURCH will join with other Disciples congregations from throughout the metro area in a ministry of presence and outreach to the LGBTQ+ community. We are asking members of the congregation to volunteer to serve at our PRIDEFEST booth [June 23 & 24] and join us to march in the parade [June 24 at noon].Read More
Beginning this June, we will start a TOP 40 COUNTDOWN of our congregation's favorite hymns ranked in order of popularity, starting with number 40 and singing four each week until we get to number one. Ballots will be available beginning Sunday, May 6, and voting will end Sunday, May 27.Read More
As we move into the holiest of weeks in which we walk in the footsteps of Jesus, 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. That is where we are bound in faith to live our life and dream our dreams and claim our identities.Read More
DURING LENT THIS YEAR, we have been doing a few things differently in worship that are reflective of the season. Instead of a Gloria (a short song giving glory to God), we sing a Kyrie (a short song asking for mercy). Something new this year has been a congregational prayer of confession instead of a pastoral prayer. “Why do we do this?” Well, since you asked ...Read More