Category: News


June 30 – 10:00 AM

June 24, 2019

Following his return from the UCC General Synod, Rev. Beau Dansizen will be preaching Sunday on sabbath and service.  Tricia Bowersox shares her talents with us for our special music.

Film Fest, Movie Screenings

June 3, 2019

On Wednesday, July 17, at 7 PM, we are showing the short film, “Labyrinth.”  This 22-minute documentary screened at the Cleveland International Film Festival this spring and won the award for the best Ohio short film.  “Labyrinth” was made by 17 students at St. Edward High School in conjunction with the Cleveland Rape Crisis Center. Read more

The Lighthouse, Spring 2019

May 30, 2019

Our quarterly newsletter featuring highlights in the life of ALUCC (March – May) is now available to read.  See photos from our celebrations, events, fundraisers, Easter and more.  A list of the new members that have joined this year is included.  View and share on Facebook and download your Spring Issue of The Lighthouse byRead more

New Members & Inquirers

April 30, 2019

If you, or someone you know, is interested in joining our church or learning more about the UCC and ALUCC, we will be offering our Inquirers’ Class on Sunday, May 19 at 4:00 PM.  The session offers a basic introduction to the history and theology of the United Church of Christ, a tour of our facilities andRead more

Sr. High Car Wash, May 19

April 25, 2019

Our Sr. High Mission Trip team will be holding a car wash during both services on Sunday, May 19.  Simply leave your car parked, drop your keys (with one of our adult leaders) inside the church building and come out to a clean car!!  There is no charge, but donations are being accepted to supportRead more

Holy Week

April 9, 2019

Maundy Thursday service will be held in the Chapel at 7:00 PM.  Good Friday Tenebrae– remembering that Christ died for us, we worship together at 12:00 noon.  On Easter, we celebrate that Christ has risen with worship services at 9:00 and 11:00 AM.

Spring Food Drive

March 27, 2019

The 2019 Spring Food Drive kicked off Sunday. The Mission Team will be taking your donations of cash, check or credit card before and after each Sunday Services. You may also donate through our app or website http://avonlakeucc.org/donate/ (mark Food Drive in your memo or fund). Food is purchased per the needs and requests fromRead more

Cabin Fever Cornhole

March 17, 2019

On March 16, we held our 11th Annual Cabin Fever Cornhole Tournament. 172 teams participated and 500 people came through the church that day!  We raised $14,000 for our Sr.High Mission Trip to Louisiana (Epworth Project).  Thank you to the many volunteers, players, and sponsors for their outstanding support of this event and our youth!

Ash Wednesday, Mar 6

March 1, 2019

A worship service of prayer, communion and ashes will be held at 1:00 PM in the Chapel. Primetimer’s Lunch precedes this service at 12:00.   At 6:30 we will have a worship service in the Chapel that is a combination of our Cross Training and Ash Wednesday Service.  Our theme for Lent is “The Season ofRead more

Cross Training begins Feb 20

February 11, 2019

Cross Training begins February 20 and runs 6 consecutive Wednesday evenings.  We start with dinner, an informal worship and classes/groups for all ages. You can read class offerings and register today for dinner and those sessions (plus 4th Grade Pre-Confirmation) here on our website, http://avonlakeucc.org/ministry/cross-training/