Advent Begins

By The Reverend Christine V. Hides Sunday, December 1 was the first day of Advent, the four weeks that help to prepare us for the mystery of the king who is unlike any other king, a king born in a manger. A king who was coming and is still [...]

The Great Thanksgiving

Getting ready to create our Advent projects with preschool–first grades. By The Reverend Christine V. Hides Happy New Year! Did you know that yesterday was Christ the King Sunday, the last Sunday of the church year? We are at the threshold of Advent which begins on December 1. In Sunday School and [...]

Family Nativity Worship

Tuesday, December 24 at 11 a.m. in the Sanctuary An inspirational worship service on Christmas Eve for families to enjoy together and celebrate the true meaning of Christmas. All are welcome to worship at Kenilworth Union Church. *Live Streaming of this Worship is delivered to those who cannot attend in person: [...]

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Family Christmas Chapel Worship

All ages Christmas Chapel: A special family friendly worship with carols, stories, and a few surprises. Sunday, December 22, 10:30 a.m. Experience the magic of Christmas through carols, stories, and a few surprises from Mr. Kipley in Schmidt Chapel. Children of all ages are invited to attend with their parents or grandparents. Sunday School [...]

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From “Gimmee!” to Gratitude

By The Reverend Christine V. Hides If Advent is the season of preparing for Christmas, then November is the season of parents preparing for the onslaught of advertisements and messages that fuel our kids’ desires for more, more, more. Many parents I have spoken with this week have expressed a deep longing for [...]

Where is God?

By The Reverend Christine V. Hides On Wednesday at 8 p.m. parents will gather together online to discuss how we might make room for God in the midst of an often over-scheduled holiday season. Please join me for a time of discussion and prayer intended to center us on what matters most before [...]