By Silvi Pirn IMPACT The IMPACT high school mission team held its annual Easter Bake Sale to raise funds to support it’s work in Cuba this June and on April 8, this crew was active at church. On April 8... The IMPACT Junior Board met [...]
By The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster This Sunday, we will welcome 44 confirmands into membership at Kenilworth Union Church where they will confirm their faith, affirm their faith, and seek God’s blessing. Some hiked and canoed through the wilderness, wondering about God in the deep woods. Others met here at church on Sundays, bumping [...]
Registration is open for our week of faith exploration, camping, and canoeing in Minnesota—a now beloved way for incoming freshmen to participate in the confirmation program. July 27–August 4. Details here.
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 [...]
Help celebrate our beloved Chris Johnson as he retires from his service to Kenilworth Union Church. Join us at 10:30 a.m. worship on Sunday, January 14 when we will honor Chris for his service with the Children and Youth Ministry program.
“Lord Jesus, as it would please you, bring me someone today whom I can serve.” —Richard J. Foster, Celebration of Discipline By Silvi Pirn Christian service is not simply an item on the checklist of neverending to-do’s, but a way of responding to the world of suffering with life, hope, and [...]
By The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster In Christ, all is new. God is doing (and always has done) new things among us. As we celebrate our 125th anniversary, we are cognizant of the next anniversaries. What do we want to do now, in order to make a lasting impact for the church at the [...]
More pictures of 2017 Confirmation Wilderness Program Ever since the creation of the world, God’s invisible qualities—God’s eternal power and divine nature—have been clearly seen… —Romans 1:20 Peace. Challenge. Relationship. God. These are just a few of the blessings our Wilderness Confirmation Course participants and leaders experienced on their week-long canoe trek in the Boundary [...]