An amazingly tender moment in Bogotá was when these two, a three year old boy from Bogotá and a seventeen year old from Kenilworth spent 20 minutes in a church pew talking about life. By The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster This summer, we have multiple theological themes that are thick, rich, [...]
Sunday, June 9
By Silvi Pirn I am excited to share a glimpse of what is going on with our youth... Youth Sunday is May 19. Come listen to the sermons by this year’s high school seniors and honor the student and youth leaders who call Kenilworth Union Church [...]
Olympic National Park
Coastal Trail Backpacking
Sun., Aug. 25, 2 p.m.
Alice Millar Chapel
By Silvi Pirn We recently met with Jake Mulder to begin a plan for the future of Kenilworth Union Church. You may remember seeing the “Growing Young” assessment tool in March and early April. That title is deceiving. The assessment and how it helps our Church is less about “young” than it is [...]
By The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster I want to talk about this year's confirmation class through two important lenses: technology and talent. First, technology: Fortune Magazine editor Geoff Colvin says, "We're hardwired by 100,000 years of evolution to value deep interaction with other humans and not with computers." However, in his book Back [...]
A short survey to impact the future of our church and more information on Growing Young.
By Silvi Pirn The next generation of young people has everything to do with the future of Kenilworth Union Church. While many mainline protestant churches like ours are experiencing “aging and shrinking”, Kenilworth Union may be in a unique position to capitalize on on its historically strong youth ministry to strengthen and grow our [...]
By Silvi Pirn Anxiety is very real issue in this self-proclaimed high-pressure community. It affects us all and I often wonder whether we can help “make it better” for everyone. To that end I have chosen to screen the documentary, Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety, as part of this years IMPACT theme of [...]