Amy-Jill Levine is a nationally recognized scholar and in-demand speaker who describes herself as “a Yankee Jewish feminist.” Her work on Christian origins and texts is enhanced by her own religious practice as an Orthodox Jew, as she applies her familiarity with Judaism and Jewish thought to Christian texts andContinue reading
Thank you for being a part of IUCC! As we proclaim in our joining ritual, "we join together with God and with each other to provide an environment open for all to worship God, to develop Christian values, to share life's experiences, to strive for truth, justice and peace, and to respond with compassion to the needs of others. We do this in love of Jesus and in our desire to do the will of God in all things."
I hope you will find a way to give your time and talents to this remarkable faith community. Sing in the choir. Attend or teach an adult education class. Host a coffee hour. Participate in a Comma Group. Welcome visitors. Join a ministry. Visit someone in need. Sign a letter. The ways are endless! Whatever you do, the gift of your time and talents will truly make a difference!
In faith and community,
Please join us on Sunday, January 28, 2018, for our Annual Winter Congregational Meeting. The meeting will begin at 12:15 p.m. after the conclusion of the 2nd service. Agenda items will include the presentation of the 2018 budget, ratification of changes in Ministry Chairs, and reports from the Building Committee,Continue reading
The Greenfaith Committee is challenging members and friends of IUCC to buy only what is essential for the next 30 days. Members of the committee will be on the patio walkway after Sunday worship services to encourage others to take the pledge. Here are their tips for successfully reducing consumption:Continue reading
Save the date! Rev. Robert Chase, author of “Beyond the Comma” will include IUCC on his Southern California book tour. In addition to a lunchtime conversation/workshop that will explore how the principles of “God is still speaking” are reflected in the efforts of the United Church of Christ through synodContinue reading