Monday, April 25, 2022
Fun in the Garden!
Check out what the students have been working on in the Weekday School Garden the past couple of weeks! 

The pictures are from several recent science lessons:
-preparing soil for spring planting (tilling soil and placing earthworms)
-making nature bracelets
-washing the eggplants’ leaves of aphids
-planting and observing our growing basil plants
Youth Sunday & The UCC Youth Banquet
Youth Sunday is May 1!

Join us as we are led in worship by our resilient youth in celebration of their accomplishments this past year. We will witness the baptism of our Disciples Class. We will celebrate with our graduating seniors. 

We will enjoy the special talents of our Youth Handbell Choir and a special musical piece composed and performed by Joey Tullis on violin with Stephen Coffey on clarinet and Janet Pummill on piano.
Last Day to Register for the UCC Youth Banquet is Wednesday, April 27!
Sunday, May 1
Room 207
Cost: $10 per family

All are welcome!

You are invited to come share a meal as we celebrate our graduating seniors with food and insight into "what's next" for each of them!
Emerging Families Friday Mixer
Friday, April 29
At the Home of Steve & Lerii Smith

Come Mixer with Us!
Emerging Families
Join us on May 1st
11:00am in Room 205

As a way of celebrating the influx of new families visiting & joining our church, we are forming a new place for them to connect!

The idea for "Emerging Families" is to allow younger families to grow together on their faith journey with UCC.
However, anyone is welcome to socialize, brainstorm and plan this exciting future!
For details contact
Help us celebrate birthdays at Fortress!
Beginning Thursday, April 28, our partners at Fortress Youth Development Center have asked us to help throw monthly birthday parties for their students. For many students, this is their only birthday celebration. You can help share God’s joy and love by giving 2 hours of your time (3:30-5:30pm).

Volunteers are needed (high school age & up) to help set-up for the parties, pass out treats, help create a celebratory atmosphere, and clean-up after the festivities.

For more information, contact Mary Nell Andrus at
An Evening with Coach Dykes
Reservations are required for this limited seating event.
$10 per person (free to TCU students with registration!)
Join us Wednesday, May 18 at 6:00pm in Walker Hall for refreshments at 6pm followed by a conversation with TCU's new head football coach, Sonny Dykes beginning at 6:30pm.

Bring family, neighbors and friends!
Wednesday Morning Bible Study is BACK!
Make it a two-for-one!  The exercise class is located down the hall and starts at 11:00.
Exercise your brain and your body. 
After two years of meeting on-line due to Covid 19, the Wednesday Morning Bible Class is returning to in-person meetings starting on May 4!

During May and June, we will study some interesting biblical family dynamics in the Book of Genesis.  Surprise, just like us, they are a flawed array of characters worthy of discussion!

for more information.
Tapestry: An Authentic Community for Millennials
Every Wednesday at 7pm in Room 150

Designed for young professionals, this casual group combines faith-based study and discussion, service opportunities and social gatherings.

Your Journey begins with UCC & You
Join us in Room 207 on May 15 from 12:00pm-2:00pm

Maybe you’re brand-new to UCC. Or perhaps you’ve attended a service here for years and are looking to take the next step. Either way, UCC & You is a can’t-miss, in-person seminar and lunch designed to answer your questions, share our vision, and help you plug in.

It’s where you’ll learn about UCC’s history, the resources we have to support you, and how you can find the one ministry (or five) that you’re really passionate about.
Latte with the Ladies
The UCC Women's Ministry is hosting Latte with the Ladies!
Good coffee, good talk and good time!

Saturday, May 14, 9:00am
Ascension Cafe, 1751 River Run
(Behind Macy’s Market on University Drive)

Disciples Crossing Summer Camp Registration Now Open!
May 1: Last day of Regular Registration.
May 2, Two weeks before camp: Late Registration
Click here for Camp Fee Chart, Potter Scholarship Information and Camp Descriptions.
Register first with 
Disciples Crossing then with UCC for payment.
Registration for UCC Kids Adventure Camp Is Now Open
June 14-17, 9 am to 12 pm for ages Two –Third graders (age or grade as of Sept. 1, 2021)

Registration for UCC Members begins March 1; Open registration begins April 1;
Adult & Youth Volunteer Registration begins March 1

Scripture is filled with the stories of peace and justice and UCC Kids Adventure Camp is the perfect place to share these stories.
Preschoolers will meet in our preschool classrooms, while K-3rd grades will be outdoors.
Prom Dreams Boutique Ministry
The boutique will be open on Thursdays from 5:00pm – 7:00pm and Saturdays from 10:00am – 12:00pm, April 7 – May 7.

No appointment needed.
Bee Buzz at UCC
Did you know there are more than 200,000 beekeepers in the U.S.? UCC is launching a beekeeping project at 2700 Rogers.

Volunteers are needed--and no experience required.

Contact us at to find out more.
May Worship
9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m, Sanctuary
with Rev. Dr. Russ Peterman

9:30 a.m, Chapel 
with Rev. Shannon Moore

Informal worship in an acoustic,
coffee house setting.
10:10 a.m, Walker Hall
with Rev. Dr. Russ Peterman.
Live Stream is now available on our website.

Worship with us from home or
on the road every Sunday
for online worship.
Click HERE to stream our services.
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