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
… a faith community growing in the treasures of justice, stewardship,
artistic expression and hospitality.
Through the work of Disciples in Puerto Rico, your gifts to WEEK OF COMPASSION are strengthening congregations for disaster response, rebuilding homes damaged by the hurricanes, and helping restore communities.Read More
While our theologies are joyfully different, don't we all see Christ as a caring shepherd? Can you imagine sitting in the sanctuary of Union Avenue Christian Church and not seeing this magnificent depiction of JESUS AS THE GOOD SHEPHERD standing among his flock and looking out over our Chancel Choir? It's very difficult to imagine our chancel without the comforting words of Psalm 23 ever-present and the dappled shades of blue and red and green and gold spilling out to color our celebration of worship.Read More
In Luke 21:1 – 4, Jesus compares the widow’s mite to the rich man’s gifts, demonstrating that THE GIFTS OF ALL are needed and used in God’s economy. Moving beyond our perceived lack of resources often results in the greatest gifts!Read More
Over time, CARING BECOMES A SPECIFIC WAY OF BEING IN THE WORLD. It shapes us. It defines us. It colors everything about us. And, not surprisingly, caring people are drawn into relationship with other caring people. Here at Union Avenue Christian Church we have a legacy of helping each other grow, and we grow our community through our caring commitment to one another.Read More