“Swimming Upstream” Sermon Series begins June 4, 2023May 31, 2023Take part in this summer series, either in person or online as we reflect together on how we are all swimming upstream.
Voting Slate for 2023-2024 Lay LeadershipMay 31, 2023Dear Members, The Bylaws of Country Club Christian Church require that no fewer than 150 members of the congregation ratify the slate of Officers, Elders and Deacons that have been recommended by the Nominating Committee and the Congregational Board to lead the church each year. Please review the names of ... Read More
So Many ThingsMay 26, 2023It’s hard to put my finger on “the one thing.” For me, it is more a flood of feelings, a series of small moments. They accumulate like layers of fertile soil. A hike up a rocky path in Nicaragua to a young friend’s home with dirt floors. A human sling ... Read More
Arts at the Disciples of Christ 2023 General AssemblyMay 22, 2023This summer, thousands from across our denomination’s national and international network will gather for our first General Assembly since 2019. This year, our own Rev. Tyler Heston is serving as the Arts Engagement coordinator and is working with five Resident Artists to create immersive and interactive art installations to live in the exhibit hall at General Assembly.
Welcome to 9:01 on the LawnMay 22, 2023Let us know you’re worshiping with us today. We come as strangers; Christ makes us one, drawn by love’s holy mystery.Called by the Spirit to be people of God, we rejoice as we start on the journey. So take my hand, come walk with me; together let us be God’s ... Read More
Suggestions for Summer SpiritualityMay 19, 2023Reading is not just for learning but can be a form of prayer, a spiritual practice.
Progress and EntertainmentMay 12, 2023Demolition on the east side of the building continues to draw crowds!
9:01 on the Lawn Starts THIS SUNDAY, May 28, 2023May 12, 2023Our popular 9:01 service moves to the front lawn starting Sun., May 28. Join us in this beautiful worship space and hear a message of hope and grace. Come as you are!
Sharing More Than SpaceMay 12, 2023Someone has said that in the US, the public swimming pools integrated faster than the baptistries. Over the first one hundred years of our congregation’s history, we periodically partnered with sister churches in the African American community. One frequent partner for pulpit exchanges, choir exchanges, book groups, dinner groups and ... Read More
Practicing SabbathMay 7, 2023Six days of work are spent To make a Sunday quiet That Sabbath may return. It comes in unconcern; We cannot earn or buy it. Suppose rest is not sent Or comes and goes unknown, The light, unseen, unshown. – Wendell Berry, This Day, Collected and New Sabbath Poems I’m ... Read More
And the Walls Keep Tumbling DownApril 28, 2023This week’s construction wrapped up with the east entry disappearing, the social hall getting majorly demo’d and a lot of ceiling being pulled down. It’s amazing what was above our heads without us knowing!
To Give or To Receive?April 28, 2023Five years ago, I spent a long day at the hospital while my husband had surgery. Once Dave was settled in a private room and began slowly recovering from surgery, a church member showed up with Winstead's burger and tots for my dinner. It was like bread from heaven.
Demo has begun!April 26, 2023We are now two weeks into demo-ing the east entrance and the interior is unrecognizable – or do you think you can tell where these pictures were taken?
Participate in the Silent Auction on June 2 from the comfort of your own home!April 25, 2023The Celebration Dinner and Auction is on Friday, June 2, 2023 at 6:30pm at The Martin Event Space.
In the Room Where It Happens by Rev. Dr. Mike GravesApril 20, 2023In the smash-hit musical Hamilton, the song “The Room Where It Happens” describes a closed-door meeting that took place among Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison. Some of you are humming along even as you read this. It’s one of the many catchy tunes in the show. Last weekend, ... Read More
Human Rights PilgrimageApril 20, 2023This pilgrimage to Birmingham and Montgomery, Alabama, is a partnership with Swope Parkway United Christian Church.