Church Stories

Church Stories

Our Lady

By The Reverend Dr. William A. Evertsberg  St. John is the only one of the four Evangelists who tells us that Jesus’ mother was at the cross when he died. Probably for that reason alone, John’s crucifixion narrative has down the ages inspired more Good Friday art than the other three Gospels. Painters, [...]

2019-04-18T12:36:26-05:00Church Stories, Worship|

Who is Jesus?

By Christine V. Hides “Hosanna! Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord!”  Yesterday’s Palm Sunday Parade and Art Chapel were an exciting way to begin Holy Week, when we observe the events of Jesus’ last [...]

La Casa Norte a Benefit Featured Agency

Click here to order your benefit ticket online. By Lindy Blake Melinda Blake I along with Jeannie Ashmore are liaisons to La Casa Norte, one of the agencies we serve at Kenilworth Union Church that has been chosen to be highlighted at our Outreach Benefit this year. La Casa Norte [...]

2019-04-05T15:39:09-05:00Church Stories, Outreach|

Spoiler Alert

Lent and Children By Christine V. Hides “Spoiler Alert” is a necessary phrase in the age of the internet where we might come across a review of a movie or tv episode before viewing it. Those who reveal essential plot twists without proper warning are met with outrage on social media. The empty [...]

Worship is Formational

By The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster I could write 1,000 newsletter articles about why worship is formational, for adults and especially for children, but here is where my mind is today. At Kenilworth Union we affirm that everyone can draw near to God. No one is excluded from God’s presence. Each of [...]