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Recently I was driving my 12-year-old daughter and three of her friends to a babysitting certification class. I don’t know if you’ve ever been in close quarters with four preteen girls, but I can assure you that it is loud and squealy. The topic of conversation this day was Pokemon GO.

Global Ministries Update on Overseas Ministries Work

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On July 24 we welcomed Rev. Julia Brown Karimu, President of the Division of Overseas Ministries of our denomination and the co-executive of Global Ministries (Disciples of Christ and United Church of Christ), and her associates.

Vision of Ministry Dedicated

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On Sun., July 24, Glen Miles and Leeann Blundell, chair of the Congregational Board, led the congregation in dedicating the church’s vision of ministry for the 2016-2017 church year, which began on July 1.

Blundell and Bough to Lead Church

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Leeann Blundell will serve as chair of the Congregational Board for 2016-2017. Leeann has been a member of Country Club Christian Church since 1998. Leeann grew up in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) denomination in the St. Louis area. She earned a master of business administration degree at the University of Missouri – St. Louis and a …

Annual Congregational Meeting, June 5

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On Sun., June 5, annual congregational meetings will be held after each worship service to vote on next year’s slate of officers, new board members, elders, deacons and trustees. Please be sure to attend worship that day so that you have an opportunity to vote! The Nominating Committee has presented …

A Palace in Time

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by Rev. Carla Aday, Executive Minister “The seventh day is like a palace in time with a kingdom for all” wrote the Jewish mystic Abraham Joshua Heschel. The Sabbath, the seventh day, was distinguished from all of the other days because on this day God created “tranquility, serenity, peace and …

How Can I Keep From Singing?

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There are moments in life. Extraordinary moments. Sometimes a moment fills us with such amazing joy that we can hardly keep ourselves from singing. This year’s Spring Stewardship Campaign, “How Can I keep from Singing” invites us to recall those life changing moments: At such times, the Spirit of God …

How Can I Keep from Singing?

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This set of sermons is inspired by the beautiful gospel hymn, “My Life Flows On.”  The chorus concludes: No storm can shake my inmost calm while to that Rock I’m clinging.Since Love is Lord of heaven and earth, how can I keep from singing? The hymn text points toward the …

2015 Christmas Offering

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Special Offering Raises More Than $27,000 This 2015 Christmas offering raised $27,253 as of Jan. 21, which was directed to Week of Compassion’s relief projects, the Syrian refugee crisis in the Middle East and Europe. The United Nations has said this is the largest refugee crisis since World War II. …