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The Church at TwilightGood Friday night crossOur Mission Statement

The purpose of this church shall be to worship God, preach the gospel of Jesus Christ, and to celebrate the sacraments; to realize Christian fellowship and unity within this church and the Church universal; to render loving service towards this community and to the world; and to strive for righteousness, justice and peace.


Recent News

Pentacost

From the Pastor’s Pen Pentecost (which will fall on June 4 this year) reminds us that the grace of God is made known, not only in what God does for us, but also in what God does through us. At the first Christian Pentecost the Holy Spirit was poured out on the disciples, empowering a more »

From the Pastor’s Pen

Jesus had a knack for never being where you would expect to find him. It was an unnerving habit he seemed to have developed even before he was born. I mean, what could be more unexpected than a child who was conceived in the womb of a virgin. Soon after Jesus was born, a paranoid more »

Sticks and stones can break my bones, but words can never hurt me.

Isn’t it about time we put that saying to rest? Because words do hurt. And underestimating the destructive power of words has a price. The language we use translates into concrete realities with all the attendant consequences. Bullying in schools creates despair that swallows young lives. Homophobic insults give rise to L.G.B.T. harassment. Racial slurs, more »

Every day is Christmas

I used to know this guy who, whenever you asked him how it was going, would come back with the same response – “Every day is Christmas.” I still don’t know exactly what he meant by that. But, what I do know is that I wish every Christmas could be on a Sunday, like it more »

Have a great summer!!

Don’t forget there’s Worship for all ages every Sunday at 9:30 in the summer. Remember to mark your calendar that Church School will begin on Sunday, September 11 at 9:30. There will be a staff orientation and dinner on Thursday evening, September 8.

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Events

Thrift Shop Open

Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Second Saturday of the Month 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Communion Sunday

Communion is served on the first Sunday of the every month

Service of Healing and Wholeness

A Service of Healing and Wholeness will take place in the sanctuary at 11:00 AM on Communion Sundays.  

Silence in Prayer

On the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, there will be a gathering in the church Parlor from 7 pm until 8 pm, for all those interested in learning about practicing Centering Contemplative Prayer.  Everyone is welcome!

Silence in Prayer

On the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, there will be a gathering in the church Parlor from 7 pm until 8 pm, for all those interested in learning about practicing Centering Contemplative Prayer.  Everyone is welcome!

RSS UCC Daily Devotional

  • How Much More May 23, 2017
    Vicki Kemper Jesus doesn't say anything about dialing back our desires. He doesn't tell us what we should want. And he certainly doesn't suggest we might not deserve what we long for.
  • Murk and Luminescence May 22, 2017
    Matt Fitzgerald God sees straight into your heart. God sees the awful, cringeworthy parts. And She does not say, "What's wrong with you?"
  • Everything Has a Season May 21, 2017
    Donna Schaper Death is part of life. My brother Jesse is irreplaceable and he is gone.
  • Peace May 20, 2017
    Tony Robinson It is the truth that God loves the world, is for all creatures, and is present with us in every endeavor to make real that love in concrete ways.
  • "Tried and Found Wanting" May 19, 2017
    Richard L. Floyd God tries and tests all of us Jesus followers, as we go about our business in the world.
  • Snug as a Bug May 18, 2017
    John Edgerton I know what I am supposed to do, but I wiggle out of it.  And very quickly my life falls into a state of disarray.  
  • Think Again May 17, 2017
    John Nelson It can be awfully hard to see how my convictions separate me from God. It can be awfully easy to believe terribly untrue things.
  • Donna of the Night May 16, 2017
    Kaji Douša Several hours with my shero last week taught me something new about Psalm 134.
  • Grace Cheated Me Out of My Discount May 15, 2017
    Lillian Daniel Thank you for the free gift of grace because I cannot get it for myself. 
  • I Am the Way May 14, 2017
    Matt Laney This verse does NOT mean only Christians go to heaven because the gospel of John makes little or no difference between this life and the afterlife.