Category: News


Cabin Fever Cornhole

February 18, 2019

On Saturday, March 16, 2019 our SH Youth Group will be hosting our 11th Annual Cabin Fever Cornhole Tournament. Each year this event serves as our largest fundraiser for our SH Summer Mission Trip.  As always, we will have our ELITE, OPEN and YOUTH brackets and every team competes in a double-elimination tournament.  It isRead more

February 24

February 18, 2019

THIS SUNDAY, Kelly Brill’s sermon is “I AM…the True Vine”; the scripture is John 15:1-11.  At both services, we will dedicate and install all of those who are serving in elected positions in the church this year, and the Coffee Hour is hosted by the Nominating Team in honor of all of our leaders.  Read more

Spaghetti Dinner & Bingo

January 16, 2019

All are welcome for a Spaghetti Dinner and games of Bingo, on Saturday, February 9 at 5:30 PM.  Tickets purchased in advance are $5 and $3 for children 12 and under.  Register and pay online HERE. Tickets can also be purchased at the door and will be $7.  Attendees are asked to bring a dessertRead more

Prospective New Members

January 8, 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, Feb 24 at 4:00 PM.  The session offers a basic introduction to the history and theology of the United Church of Christ, a conversation with our Senior Minister KellyRead more

Annual Meeting/Chili Cook-Off

January 7, 2019

Plan to stay after the 11:00 AM service on Sunday, January 27 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.  Sign-up to enter youRead more

PrintPlace

December 18, 2018

People have asked where we get our bulletins or brochures printed and we have enjoyed using PrintPlace.  The PrintPlace Nonprofit Sponsorship Program supports Avon Lake United Church of Christ.  If you have any questions, see Tim.

Christmas Eve Worship, December 24

December 3, 2018

5:00 PM – Service especially designed for families with young children: at our briefest service, children are given battery-operated candles, our Celebration Bells play, and we are visited by the Holy Family. 7:00 PM – This service is most like our New Horizons 11:00 Sunday service; we use projections and our Anchored in Faith worshipRead more

Men’s Retreat

September 2, 2018

Our annual Men’s Retreat will take place at Templed Hills Camp (near Belleville, OH) on October 27-28. This retreat is an opportunity to bond with other men of our community on a “choose-your-own-adventure” weekend. Hike, fish, golf, shop, read or, if you prefer, do nothing! We’ll eat a lot of food and enjoy camaraderie. SeeRead more

Fall Fest – October 7

August 14, 2018

Save the date for our annual Fall Fest!  Sunday, October 7, 3:00 – 6:00.  We’ll have games, food, vendors, activities for all ages.  Our Clam Bake takes place that afternoon as well.  Applications are being taken for craft vendors/artisans. More details to come soon!

Screenagers – Thursday, August 9

August 7, 2018

Avon Lake UCC has procured the rights to show the highly-regarded short documentary, “Screenagers” on Thursday, August 9, at 7 PM.  “Screenagers” helps parents and students understand the risks of too much screen time and negotiate together a healthy approach to the use of devices…for everyone in the family! Especially for parents and students, fourth gradeRead more