What’s New at Urbandale UCC
In the News
Urbandale UCC is one of five national winners in the "Cool Congregations" Award from Interfaith Power and Light, for reducing electrical spending by 40% and gas expenditures by 20% through energy-conscious activity and investment. Along with United Church of Santa Fe,...
Pastor Dave's Sermon from January 19, 2020: "Follow Jesus!"
Pastor Dave's Sermon from January 12, 2020: "Listen to the Voice"
This week the Adult Spiritual Formation class learned how youth are working to influence adult decision makers to take action about climate change. UUCC congregation member Leah G., age 15, shared her passion about making the world safer for her generation by locally...
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"A CHRISTMAS PLAY" : by the preschool to 5th graders on Sunday, December 17.
The pews of Urbandale UCC were alive with the joy of giving this past Sunday! During the service we heard from liturgist Mark Siegel about how one's attitude towards giving can evolve over time, and Kevin Hanson shared some of his 'Favorite Things' about our church...
On Saturday morning, November 7, a record-breaking crew of volunteers from Urbandale UCC as well as Matu Bethel Church, Light Mission Pentecostal (our guest congregations) and Cub scouts/leaders worked diligently to improve the church inside and out. Projects...
Pastor’s Blog and Sermons
Pastor Dave's Sermon from February 23, 2020: "What Are You Seeing?"
Pastor Dave's Sermon from February 16, 2020: "Set the Bar High"
Pastor Dave's Sermon from February 9, 2019: "Stand Out!"
Pastor Dave's Sermon from January 19, 2020: "Follow Jesus"
Pastor Dave's sermon from January 7, 2020: "Take a Knee"
“I’m reminded of your authentic faith, which first lived in your grandmother Lois and your mother Eunice. I’m sure that this faith is also inside you. Because of this, I’m reminding you to revive God’s gift that is in you through the laying on of my hands. God didn’t...
Dr. Kevin Gannon explains our tradition of celebrating the Agape Feast (Moravian Lovefeast) at the end of the year.
Pastor Dave's Sermon from December 22, 2019: "Scandalous!"
Pastor Dave's Sermon from December 8, 2019: "Dead Wood"
Pastor Dave's sermon from December 1, 2019: "Unexpected"
Occasional Thoughts and Meditations by Urbandale UCC’s lay leaders. These opinions do not represent official positions of the church but only those of the authors. Tom Rendon (past moderator and Leadership Team Member) Hearing the familiar words of the Magnificat...