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  • Exciting local day camp for only fifty dollars
    Exciting local day camp for only fifty dollars
    After working for the Downers Grove park district as a recreation director and planning all day events for the summer, Jan Barker brings creativity and craft to her position as Director of Children's Ministries at First Congregational United...
  • Prison programs
    Georgia police officer forced to resign for ministering to inmates
    Now a former Cartersville, GA police officer, David Bojczuk, says he was forced to resign from job for ministering to the Bartow County Jail inmates.Bojczuk said,"I'd been doing it for a year and never had any problems. I got to help...
  • Celebrating the New Year at the UCC Family Network
    Celebrating the New Year at the UCC Family Network
    First Congregational United Church of Christ in Downers Grove celebrates the New Year with an inspirational approach to reaching out with live Sunday services online along with weekly programs such as Bread for the Journey and Studio 501. UCC...
  • Are you seeking a family?
    Are you seeking a family?
    Are you in a place where you love God, and are seeking a deeper spiritual outlet in the noise of the world around us? However, have you just been hurt too many times by the church to ever really feel like stepping back inside of one?I'vebeen...
  • Sunrise on the road
    Having a walk with God in the midst of the church
    How important is a personal relationship with God? If you just go to church and are amongst the community that should be sufficient shouldn't it? There is a lot to say regarding this matter found in the Bible and many do get confused with this...
  • Take Time to be Holy
    Embracing Scripture's structure of time
    Time is two things: the space afforded us to fill with life, and the pace by which we fulfill that life. Staying on pace within that space enables us to live life in rhythms that complement and correspond with reality. Like music, when we get off...
  • First Mission Trip
    Embracing Scripture's structure of place
    Just about every story begins with some description of setting where the author attempts to describe where the story takes place, what that place is like in its culture, attitudes, the environment, its sights. The author wants to give us a feel...
  • The Sanctuary © D.P. Clarke
    Should church buildings be called what they really are?
    Quasimodo swings down from the bell tower and scoops up Esmeralda just as she’s about to be executed. Returning to his former perch with her slumped under his arm he begins shouting, “Sanctuary! Sanctuary!” Anyone who’s...
  • Arts with a Heart: Bellbrook United Methodist Church
    Showcasing local talents during Art with a Heart
    A local church will be offering a weekend of local art and music called “Art with a Heart” starting August 1-3. Whether your talent is sketching, painting, glass art, pottery or even knitting, showcase that talent during this special...
  • Magician creates foundation: Magic and Memories
    Churches benefit from “Magic and Memories Tour”
    T.A. Hamilton, Celebrity Master Magician is on tour with his “Magic and Memories Foundation Tour.” There is no charge for a personal appearance and entertaining program suitable for the whole family.T.A. Hamilton is an award winning...
  • Resting in Jesus' Lap
    Living in the rest of the resurrection
    Last Sunday, congregations across the world celebrated the resurrection of Jesus; we did so with sunrise services, breakfasts, great song sets, dramas, communion, and messages. Then Monday came, and with it the reminder that life and all of its...
  • Grace Bible Fellowship
    Grace Bible Fellowship in Antioch, California
    Volunteers from Grace Bible Fellowship run food pantries in the larger community, outside of their church, in order to ensure that people who are far away from them and lack transportation can get food. They also provide clothing. Please help them...
  • The season of Lent has begun: Celebrate Ash Wednesday with a repentant heart
    The season of Lent has begun: Celebrate Ash Wednesday with a repentant heart
    Ash Wednesday is a traditional holy day celebration within the Catholic faith. The beginning of the season referred to as Lent starts on “Ash Wednesday”. This is a time of fasting, penance and religious reflection. This is the first...
  • God with us
    His with-ness is shaping our witness
    The book of Matthew begins with a series of stories; actually it begins with a series of names, but Matthew’s readers would know the stories of those names. Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Judah, David, Solomon, Rehoboam, Hezekiah, and Manasseh are...
  • Raging river
    Church spreads holiday cheer after Colorado floods
    Believing there’s no place like home for the holidays, a small nondenominational church in Lyons, Colo. has been busy since September of 2013, helping hundreds of families repair or rebuild homes severely damaged or swept away by historic...
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