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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 1-21-2018: "A Bad Day Fishing"
Pastor Dave's sermon from 1-14-2018: "Come and See!"
Pastor Dave's sermon from 1-7-2018: "Seeing Stars"
For now we see in a mirror, dimly, but then we will see face to face. Now I know only in part; then I will know fully, even as I have been fully known. (I Corinthians 13:12, The New Revised Standard Version) As usual, the turning of the page from one year to the next...
Pastor Dave's sermon from 12-31-2017: "Thoughts Laid Bare"
Pastor Dave's sermon from 12-24-2017: "Lifting Up the Lowly"
Pastor Dave's sermon from 12-10-2017: "A Vision of Justice" (19:29)
Pastor Dave's sermon from 12-3-2017: "Don't Get Carried Away"
We know that the whole creation has been groaning as in the pains of childbirth right up to the present time. Not only so, but we ourselves, who have the firstfruits of the Spirit, groan inwardly as we wait eagerly for our adoption as (children), the redemption of our...
Pastor Dave's sermon from 11-19-2017: "Letting Go of Illusion"
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...