Category: News


Tree of Remembrance

November 25, 2020

An important part of the Holiday Season is reminiscing and remembering loved ones who are deceased. Our Tree of Remembrance will be in the Narthex this year and will be up according to the church decorating schedule. Once again ornaments can be purchased to hang on our tree in memory of members, friends, and family. Forms are available atRead more


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Coming up – December 6

November 22, 2020

Join us at 10:00 AM on Facebook Live or ALC-TV for Sunday morning worship!  This first Sunday of the month and second Sunday of Advent brings us Holy Communion and the Candle of Peace.  All previous services are posted on this site under Sunday Videos or can be found at vimeo.com/avonlakeucc


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Poinsettia Orders

November 19, 2020

While we may not be able to gather in person this year, we want the sanctuary to look as beautiful as ever when we film worship services and share Christmas joy with our church family in our community and across the country.  Please help decorate the sanctuary for Christmas with a poinsettia given in memoryRead more


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Giving Tree

November 14, 2020

Our annual Giving Tree is up and people have begun to take ornaments – that they will turn into gifts!  The deadline for selecting an ornament is Sunday, December 6. The agencies on the tree this year are: Denison UCC (138), Haven Center (44), Resource Mothers (100), St. Paul’s UCC (73 boot requests), Genesis By The Lake (18)Read more


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Thanksgiving Prayer Service

November 12, 2020

Join us for a brief service of music and scripture as we pray together for the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday. We will be physically-distanced in the sanctuary; masks are required. Please sign-up here so we know you are attending or you can call the church office at 440-933-3241. This service will also stream live at facebook.com/AvonLakeUCC/Read more


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Fall Food Drive

October 25, 2020

The 2020 Fall Food Drive kicked off October 25 and runs through November 8.  The seven agencies that we support need our help more than ever. Many of them serve people who are told to stay at home, but they have no home to go to. This year, we will be taking donations through our website, ALUCC appRead more


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New Bible Study, via e-mail

October 11, 2020

If you’ve ever wanted a basic overview of, or perhaps a refresher course on, the Hebrew Bible and Old Testament, you might be interested in a Bible study series I’ve put together – “Forty Days with the Hebrew Bible and Old Testament.”Five days a week for eight weeks those who join will receive a shortRead more


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Pre-Election Prayer Service

October 11, 2020

Join us for a brief service of music and scripture on Sunday, November 1 as we pray for our nation and for a peaceful election. We will be physically-distanced in the Sanctuary. Space is limited to 100 attendees and masks are required. If you have any questions, you can call the church office at 933-3241.Read more


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Worship Continues Online

October 10, 2020

Join us Sunday at 10:00 AM online, when we stream our worship service live at Facebook.com/avonlakeucc.  You can also watch live in Avon Lake via ALC-TV AND recordings of all Sunday services are online HERE on our site or Avon Lake UCC’s Vimeo page.


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NAMI Basics

September 10, 2020

I am delighted to announce that we are offering a six-week class this fall (also via Zoom) entitled NAMI Basics, in conjunction with the Lorain County office of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. This class is for parents whose children have symptoms of or diagnoses of mental illness.  The Zoom sessions will convene Wednesdays atRead more


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