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Special Thanks

• To Terry Sdun, Holly Ternes and the Fellowship Team for serving freshly baked cinnamon rolls following both services on Palm Sunday. 

• To Vegas Mantsch and his family for providing Nursery Care on Sunday morning, March 25.

• To Ann Fleishmann and Amy Gilhooly for serving as Parent Drivers and Helpers for the Confirmation Class Adventure to Holy Hill. 

• To Jakub Micha and his family for providing Nursery Care on Sunday morning, March 20.

• To the following folks who supported our commitment to Family Promise the second week of March: Dave and Jeanne MantschMark and Terry SdunDavid Franks and Louise Mollinger.

• To the Fellowship Team for hosting a Soup and Salad Dinner on March 14. Special thanks to Sherrie and Jennifer Dimmer and for coordinating the meal.

• To Barb Bahr and everyone who helped with the Ward Memorial Service Reception.

• To Terry Sdun for teaching our Church School children about Family Promise of Ozaukee County. Thanks also to Joe Wilsnack, one of our high school students, for helping the kids prepare food for Family Promise.

Congratulations

• To Kallyn and Angela Vandenack who celebrated the birth of their first child, Miles Felix, on Saturday afternoon, March 10.

In Memoriam

Lois Ward died on Friday morning, March 2. A memorial service was held at the church on Tuesday evening, March 13.

From the Archives

March 21, 2018

March 14, 2018

March 7, 2018

February 28, 2018

February 21, 2018

February 14, 2018

February 7, 2018
January 31, 2018

January 24, 2018
January 17, 2018

January 10, 2018

January 3, 2018

December 27, 2017
December 20, 2017

December 13, 2017
December 5, 2017

November 28, 2017

November 22, 2017

November 15, 2017

November 8, 2017

November 1, 2017
October 25, 2017

October 18, 2017

October 11, 2017

October 4, 2017

September 27, 2017

September 20, 2017

September 13, 2017

September 6, 2017

August 23, 2017

August 16, 2017

July 26, 2017

July 19, 2017

July 12, 2017
July 5, 2017

June 21, 2017

June 14, 2017

June 7, 2017

May 31, 2017

May 24, 2017

May 17, 2017
May 10, 2017

May 3, 2017

April 26, 2017

April 19, 2017

April 12, 2017

April 5, 2017

March 29, 2017

March 22, 2017

March 15, 2017

March 8, 2017

March 1, 2017

February 22, 2017

February 15, 2017

February 8, 2017

February 1, 2017

January 23, 2017

January 11, 2017

2016 July-December

2016 January-June

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2015 January-June

2014 July-December

2014 January-June

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2011

HOLY WEEK

Please join us for the celebration of Holy Week.

Palm Sunday - March 25
Services at 8:00 and 10:00 a.m.
Handbell Choir at 10:00

Maundy Thursday - March 29
Service at 7:00 p.m.
Holy Communion and Tenebrae

Good Friday - March 30
Service at 7:00 p.m. 
Burning Frankincense and Myrrh

Easter Sunday - April 1
Sunrise Service at 6:00 a.m.
Holy Communion
Services at 8:00 and 10:00 a.m.
Senior Choir and Easter Brass

ONE GREAT HOUR OF SHARING

On Palm Sunday, March 25, we joined Christians in five other denominations in receiving the annual One Great Hour of Sharing offering. This special offering supports the mission work of our own United Church of Christ and our interfaith partner, Church World Service. As you might expect, much of this work is done in response to catastrophic events: earthquakes, floods, droughts and wars, but more than half of the offering supports long-term rehabilitation and development projects in more than 80 countries. You might like to know that 95 cents of every dollar contributed goes directly to mission. Click here for more information. You may contribute until April 10.

CHURCH SCHOOL AND FAMILY SERVICES

Our Church School meets one Sunday each month at 10:00. We also celebrate a Family Service each month at 10:00. All children 4K through 7th grade are invited to participate. The next Church School Sunday is on Sunday, April 8. The next Family Service is on Sunday, April 22.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST CAMPS

The United Church of Christ has two wonderful camps. Pilgrim Center is located on Green Lake near Ripon, and Moon Beach is located way up north near St. Germain. You can visit ucci.org for more information. Please contact Amy Gilhooly, our Communication Director, to learn more about camp scholarships.

STILLSPEAKING DAILY DEVOTIONAL

The United Church of Christ offers a free Daily Devotional as part of the national UCC website. If you are interested in a short but inspiring message to begin your day, you may register to have the devotional sent right to your email or mobile device. Just click here to register!

NURSERY

Each Sunday morning during the 10:00 service, we provide a nursery for children newborn through 4-years-old. Care is provided by our 8th grade Confirmation students and their families. Parents are required to register their children, and to sign their children in and out of the nursery. We want to do our very best to make the nursery a safe and secure environment.

WEDNESDAY LUNCH AT CHURCH

Each Wednesday at Noon, you are invited to meet Jeff at church for lunch and Bible study. The group always takes time to visit before reflecting upon the lectionary reading for the upcoming Sunday. Coffee is always provided, but please bring your own lunch. There will be no Lunch on Wednesday, March 28.

MEN’S BREAKFAST

Men in the church are invited to gather for breakfast every Thursday morning, at 8:00, at the Dockside Deli. The group often has fun considering a Question of the Day. If you are able, please come and join the conversation. 

YOGA AT CHURCH

A gentle yoga class is held in Fellowship Hall every Wednesday evening from 5:15 - 6:15. The cost is $10 per class. For more information, please contact Susan Niederfrank at susanniederfrank@gmail.com.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

An AA Group meets at our church every Sunday afternoon at 3:00. For more information, please contact the church office.

GLUTEN FREE COMMUNION

We continue to offer a gluten-free option for receiving the Sacrament of Holy Communion. The gluten-free communion bread is purchased commercially, and prepared separately, so that there is no chance of contact with our regular sourdough communion bread.

MISSED CHURCH? 

If you wonder what you missed, CDs of the service are always available in the church office.

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