Church Stories

Church Stories

2020 Day by Day Calendars

The 2020 Day by Day Calendars will soon be here! Over forty years ago, two Kenilworth Union Church members, Becky Jones and Betsy Fyfe, came together to create the Day by Day calendar. Since then, we have sold tens of thousands of the little quote-of-the-day calendars to dedicated customers located across the US and [...]

2019-10-14T14:50:58-05:00Church Stories, Outreach|

Stewarding Well

Join stewardship educator and author Ami Campbell and George Wishart, Sundays, October 20–November 3 from 9–10 a.m. in the Centennial Room. For many of us, the word “stewardship” is code for “give money to the church,” a limiting and incomplete definition. In this three-class series, we will explore what it means to be good [...]

2019-10-14T13:10:49-05:00Church Stories, Stewardship|

Kenilworth Union Church Goes to the Opera

Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart The seducer. The philanderer. The insolent libertine who takes what he wants and lives only for his own pleasure. All three are Don Giovanni, antihero in Mozart’s drama of lust and revenge. He’s surrounded by memorable characters including his frustrated servant, Leporello, and the three women he [...]

2019-10-10T21:35:07-05:00Adult Education, Church Stories|

Gratitude and Generosity

Faith234: Building community and cooperation through games. By The Reverend Christine V. Hides “Why give us an allowance when you could just buy us the things we want?” asked my daughters when they were in elementary school. In their minds it didn’t make sense. Wouldn’t it be simpler to just cut out the weekly ritual [...]

Nova Scotia Church Tour

Click here for Nova Scotia Itinerary. Bay of Fundy to Historic Lunenburg Walking and Hiking Tour Begin a new adventure with Jo Forrest in Nova Scotia next fall.  This promises to be an incredible trip and here are just a few details: Trip Highlights Ramble over peaceful country and coastal lanes, past colorful [...]

2019-10-10T16:32:14-05:00Church Stories, Travel|

Summer 2019 Project

September Completion Summer, typically a time of leisure and relaxation, saw bustling activity at Kenilworth Union Church! We are pleased to report we are just finishing up on the important maintenance work that we discovered we needed last fall. The major work we have completed includes an entirely new foundation and structure along [...]

Family Travel

YMCA of the Rockies' Estes Park, CO Dates: June 14-19, 2020 YMCA of the Rockies' Estes Park Center's programs and amenities make it a delightful camp destination for families of all ages and stages. Graced by the awe-inspiring mountains and surrounded on three sides by Rocky Mountain National Park, the YMCA is [...]

Don’t Skip Church on October 6!

By the Reverend Christine V. Hides This Sunday October 6, there will be no Sunday school for 2nd–6th grades so that we can participate in Word Communion Sunday. There will be normal Sunday school for preschool–first grades. We encourage and invite all families to worship together in the main sanctuary for this [...]

Rummage Sale 2020

Scouting for Space and Early Volunteers for Rummage 2020 Coordinators for the annual church Rummage Sale are looking to identify possible alternative locations for Rummage 2020 should additional construction be needed at the church again next summer. They also need volunteers this fall and winter to help check out and think through possible [...]

2019-09-26T17:01:45-05:00Church Stories, Outreach, Rummage|