The UCC Campus Ministry at the University of Illinois presents Queering Faith 6.0! This event is open to the public and will take place this Friday, February 10 from 7-9 p.m. You can participate online or in person at Community UCC in Champaign. No registration is necessary for in person participation. The theme for this year’s […]
McKinley Church is conducting an annual stewardship drive thoughout the month of February. The theme this year is “Live Graciously—Share God’s Blessings.” In each newsletter during February, McKinley members have agreed to share their experiences and some of what McKinley means to them. It is hoped that these stories and those shared during Sunday morning […]
McKinley’s Green Team encourages you to attend the screening of “The Magic Stump” and reception immediately following on Sunday, February 19 at the Virginia Theater. Faith in Place is one of several environmental groups hosting an afternoon featuring a short, new documentary film about birds and conservation in Central Illinois. The event is free and […]
Live generously is this year’s stewardship theme. What does it mean to live generously? In the sermon on the mount, Jesus encourages us to be salt and light. What would that look like today? Join Pastor Heidi, Terry Hatch, Tom Seals, Matt Chiu, and the choir, led by Alonza Lawrence, this Sunday. We will consider […]
The McKinley Youth invite you to stay after church this Sunday, February 5 for the return of our Annual Chili Cook Off. We will be selling tickets along with our Fair Trade items to support our mission trips and service projects. Tickets sell for $6 a person or $20 a family. College students eat free […]
Bring the whole family to learn about Monarch butterflies and how to help them thrive in Illinois. The McKinley Foundation in partnership with the Sierra Club Prairie Group are hosting this fun and informative event on Saturday, March 4 from 1 to 4 p.m. You’ll plant milkweed seeds to raise at home, do kid-friendly crafts […]
Two favorite readings appear in this Sunday’s lectionary. From Micah 6, “What Does the Lord Require of you….?” From Matthew 5, the beaititudes, “Blessed are the poor in spirit…” Come join us on Sunday!
McKinley, in partnership with the Community United Church of Christ, provides many programs and services to students who are part of the UIUC community. Among these is a weekly meal for Food & Fellowship — particularly for students who are food insecure — followed by a robust game night. On Wednesdays, we offer Coffee & […]