Global Mission Intern Visit

Lara Schopp Connect, Mission Trips, Serve

Join us next weekend in conversations with Cara McKinney, a Global Mission Intern with the Melel Xojobal, a childrens advocacy partner in Chiapas, Mexico. Cara has helped to design and give workshops with indigenous teenagers focusing on sexual and reproductive rights, living without violence, life planning, and human rights. Cara …

Serve at Micah Ministry

Lara Schopp Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

Serve dinner at Micah Ministry from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., on the second Monday of each month. Meet in the chapel lot at 4:30 p.m. to carpool. Return to church at 7:30 p.m. Carpool to Independence Boulevard Christian Church. For more information, contact Jackie Cunningham at 816-246-6202.

Amani Choir

Lara Schopp Adult Music, Connect, Metro Service, Music Ministry, Serve, Serve Our Church

Our interfaith and intercultural singing group, formed in partnership with Della Lamb Community Services, resumes weekly rehearsals starting Thurs., June 7 at 6:00 p.m. at the Kansas City University Alumni Center. Singers of any skill level are invited to join this group. Please email Corey Meyer if you wish to join.

2018 Christmas Offering

Lara Schopp Give, Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

Each year, the Christmas Offering benefits partners locally and internationally. This year, the offering will aid in empowering people to learn and live a life of self-sufficiency. Local recipients are Grace United Community Ministries, Harmony Project KC, and Literacy KC. Each of these agencies share a passion for empowering people …

Giving and Good Cheer

Lara Schopp Articles, Corey Meyer, Metro Service, Serve

Rev. Corey Meyer, Director of Mission Partnerships Last February I received an e-mail from Lance Jesse, our chairperson of the Grants & Special Offerings Team, saying that we had two checks to deliver to some of our mission partners who were the recipients of our Christmas Offering. I thought, “Great! …

Disaster Relief Through Week of Compassion

Lara Schopp Give, Metro Service, Serve

Week of Compassion is the relief, refugee and development mission fund of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the United States and Canada. It seeks to equip and empower disciples to alleviate the suffering of others through disaster response, humanitarian aid, sustainable development and the promotion of mission opportunities. …

Holiday Shopping at The Well

Lara Schopp The Well

Enhance your Advent Experience this year with daily meditations. Shop in The Well for meditations by Walter Brueggemann, Richard Rohr, Henry Nouwen and others. Many other children’s and adult Christmas books are also available to be purchased in The Well.

Socks for Micah Ministry Christmas

Lara Schopp Connect, Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

Make Christmas a little brighter for our friends at Independence Boulevard Christian Church’s Micah Ministry! Fill tube socks with items that can be used by either men or women such as small sized toiletries including shower soap, shampoo, toothbrush, toothpaste, skin lotion, lip balm, and washcloth. Delivered to church no later than Sun., Dec. 18.

Oils of the Bible Class in The Well

Lara Schopp The Well

Learn about oils used in Biblical times: frankincense, sandalwood, myrrh and more. You will learn what they are, how they work and where they come from. Wed., Nov. 7, 5:30 p.m., Sign up in the Well. $5/person .

Metro Mission Service Opportunities in October

Lara Schopp Serve, Serve Our Church

Micah Ministry Serve dinner at Micah Ministry from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., on Mon., Oct. 8. Meet in the chapel lot at 4:30 p.m. to carpool. Return to church at 7:30 p.m. Carpools of volunteers leave for Independence Boulevard Christian Church. For more information, contact Jackie Cunningham at 816-246-6202. Collection …