Open Positions Director of Christian Education Kenilworth Union Church is seeking a Director of Christian Education who will: Lead an active, inclusive, vibrant family-oriented faith community that seeks to embody “church as a school of love.” Delight in God’s presence with children and share in the good news of [...]

2018-03-22T11:41:15+00:00 Kenilworth Union Church, News|

Lent, Holy Week, and Easter

All are invited to participate in worship and music during Lent, Holy Week, and Easter. The special sermon series, Famous Last Words, begins on Ash Wednesday on February 14 and continues through Palm Sunday on March 25. All are welcome to gather for Easter Sunday on April 1 for a sunrise service overlooking Lake Michigan [...]

2018-03-22T14:19:03+00:00 News, Worship|

Transforming the Lives of Youth

By Scott Myers The stories of Chicago area youth struggling with community violence, joblessness, strife at home, and a substandard education system seem endless. For many youth in under-resourced communities there is limited direction and lack of accomplished adult role models to help them learn how to handle the obstacles that hinder their path to be [...]

Mid-Day Prayer Service

Please join us on Tuesdays at 12:15 p.m. in the Schmidt Chapel for a brief prayer service when we lift the joys and concerns of members and requests from those who are present.  Each week offers a new liturgy as we read through scriptures and hear a brief reflection.  All are welcome. In addition, [...]

2018-01-11T11:46:16+00:00 News, Worship|

Blessing of the Animals

Casual and Kid Friendly Sunday, December 31 at 10:30 a.m. It is that glorious time of year when all God’s creatures pause to celebrate the birth of the Christ Child. Pets are invited to this unique worship service and will receive an individual blessing for a full and happy life with their families so that [...]

2018-01-03T16:42:16+00:00 News, Worship|

Rev. Dr. Evertsberg’s Christmas Message

Enjoy this brief video recorded for you by our senior minister.  Christmas Eve Worship On Sunday, December 24, attend the Family Nativity at 11 a.m.* and Traditional Candlelight services at 3*, 6*, 9, or 11 p.m. Childcare will be provided at 3 and 6 p.m. *(Starred service times may be viewed live online by [...]

2018-01-11T17:07:42+00:00 News, Worship|

Holiday Gift Fund

Help supplement Outreach funding and provide needed support to selected Kenilworth Union Outreach agencies that work with children and families to assist them during the holiday season. Please indicate Holiday Gift Fund on your check to Kenilworth Union Church. Mail to: Kenilworth Union Church Holiday Gift Fund, 211 Kenilworth Avenue, Kenilworth, IL 60043

2017-12-18T10:13:31+00:00 News, Outreach|