As we approach the midpoint in our journey through the season of Lent, now is the time to PAUSE AND REJOICE. Yes, rejoice! Rejoice and be refreshed and refocused for the second half of the journey, knowing that the way forward crosses difficult terrain but its rewards are the essence of a blessed life.Read More
… a faith community growing in the treasures of justice, stewardship,
artistic expression and hospitality.
Each Sunday in the SEASON OF LENT, continuing through Palm Sunday, April 14, our fellowship time following worship will be transformed into a time to BE THE CHURCH for the sake of others. Click through to read more about it!Read More
The ARTS GROUP OF UNION AVENUE welcomes the Reverend Geoffrey Black to the GRETCHEN BRIGHAM GALLERY for an exhibition of his photographs titled "A PORTRAIT OF GHANA" March 22 through April 14. Rev. Black is the former General Minister and President of the United Church of Christ and a former Visiting Professor of Church Leadership and Ecumenical Studies at Eden Theological Seminary.Read More
LENTEN WEDNESDAYS AT UNION AVENUE begin Wednesday March 13 and continue for five consecutive Wednesdays, through April 10. Each Wednesday evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a simple common meal in the Fellowship Room. Following our fellowship at the table, we’ll move into discussion and close with evening prayer. Click through to read more about it …Read More
More than any other season of the liturgical year, LENT DRAWS US INTO A LANDSCAPE that is distinctive for the many ways that it intertwines extremes and calls our attention to how brokenness and beauty, horror and hope, privilege and oppression dwell intimately together. From the moment we follow Jesus into the wilderness, we step across a threshold that calls out to us to see beyond the stark black and white of our daily rituals and lives.Read More