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Fall Retreats at Templed Hills

August 12, 2019

We are proud to announce that we are having TWO Fall Retreats at Templed Hills this October!  Our first fall Women’s Retreat will be held October 19-20 and our annual Men’s Retreat will be the following weekend, October 26-27.   The women will explore the grounds, prepare (easy) meals together, sing songs around the campfire, savorRead more

August 18 – 10:00 AM

August 12, 2019

Back to School Sunday!  We will pray for all students and teachers and all who work in schools and dedicate book bags and backpacks…so bring your backpack to worship!  Kelly’s sermon, “Our (Dysfunctional) Family Tree” is based upon Hebrews 11:29 – 12:2.  Music will be led by Beau and the Cross Training music team.  CorieRead more

Fall Fest

July 15, 2019

Save the Date for our Annual Fall Fest, Sunday, October 6. This family fun event features games, food, vendors, crafts, music and so much more. More details to come. Interested artisans and craft vendors can sign up here to reserve a space. https://avonlakeucc.breezechms.com/form/fallfestvendor19 Nearly 500 people attended last year!

Weekend of Service

July 15, 2019

We look forward to you being a part of ALUCC’s 5th Annual Weekend of Service!  We have several opportunities for all ages and skills on August 3 and 4.  There are tabs at the top of the page for each opportunity.  If you have any questions, please contact Kim Rose at outreach@avonlakeucc.org  Use this linkRead more

July 21 – 10:00 AM

July 15, 2019

Kelly Brill’s sermon is entitled, “The Time Has Come; The Time Is Now”; the scripture reading is Amos 8:1-12.  We will celebrate the end of the Vacation Bible School week as children share their VBS songs with us.

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

Dog Wash and Dirty Dog 5K

May 8, 2019

Save the date! Waypoint Youth Ministries will be hosting their Annual Dog Wash and Dirty Dog 5K. This event is set for Saturday, July 20. The Dog Wash will run from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. The 5K run and 1-Mile Dog Walk you will begin at 9:00 AM with race registration beginning at 8:00Read 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