Category: News


Personnel News

April 16, 2018

With understanding and with tremendous thanks for her wonderful work, the Personnel Committee has accepted the resignation of Karyn Jacobson as Office Manager. Karyn has decided to leave the (paid) work force in order to spend more time with family. Karyn will stay through June (if necessary) to help train and transition her replacement. PleaseRead more

April 22

April 16, 2018

One parishioner left worship on April 15 and said, “I love these messages of joy…”  Whether you’re feeling down because of the weather, or the world news, or news that hits closer to home, the joy of the Lord is a source of strength.  Our 50 Days of Joy worship and sermon series continues withRead more

New Members & Inquirers

April 4, 2018

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 6 at 4:00 PM. The session offers a basic introduction to the history and theology of the United Church of Christ, a conversation with Senior Minister KellyRead more

50 Days of Joy

April 2, 2018

The Easter Season continues for 50 days and we celebrate it with our worship series “50 Days of Joy.”

VBS Rolling River Rampage

March 30, 2018

Rolling River Rampage invites children on a white-water rafting adventure to experience the ride of a lifetime with God!  VBS will take place June 18-22 2018 from 9-noon and is open to kids age 3 through 5th grade. Our hope is to keep registration open, but some ages may have limited spots due to volunteerRead more

Cross Training & Parenting 911

March 15, 2018

Wednesday, March 21, the Parenting 911 Class will be on the topic of body image, sexuality, and relationships. Our speaker is Anne Peters. Contact the church office for more information:  office@avonlakeucc.org; or 440-933-3241. Details of classes and dinner registration are available on our website: at avonlakeucc.org/cross-training

Ash Wednesday, Feb 14

February 9, 2018

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.   The Chapel will be open from 3:00-7:00 PM for drop-in prayer, communion and ashes.  Our theme for Lent is 40 Days of Compassion.

Annual Report for 2017

January 19, 2018

The Annual Report for Avon Lake UCC for 2017 is available to view as a PDF.  This long form document contains reports from all staff, ministries and team leaders; as well as financial reports, budgets and nominations for 2018. A limited number of hard copies of the Annual Report are available from the church office. Read more

Annual Meeting/Chili Cook-Off

January 19, 2018

Plan to stay after the 11:00 AM service on Sunday, January 28 for our Annual Meeting and Chili Cook-Off.  Our confirmation class hosts this annual lunch event and friendly church contest.  We will conduct the business part of our Annual Meeting while you enjoy tasting various chilis prepared by fellow members.

Fall Festival, October 1

September 27, 2017

Fall Fest features FREE games for children, hayrides for everyone, the famous youth pie-eating contest, cake walk and pumpkin painting. New this year: Craft and vendor booths, a clambake, concessions, and live music! Don’t miss this day of family fun! Fall Fest is a community event open to all! Funds raised at Fall Fest willRead more