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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 March 11, 2018: "Live in the Light"
Pastor Dave's sermon from March 4, 2018: "Upset the Apple Cart"
For the message about the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God. (I Corinthians 1:18, The New Revised Standard Bible) I have talked to a number of pastors, some of whom have been at this a lot longer than...
Lisa Griffith Tierney's sermon from 2-25-2018, "Heard It in a Love Song".
Pastor Dave's sermon from 2-18-2018: "Water and Wilderness"
Pastor Dave's sermon from 2-11-2018: "Why Are We Here?"
Pastor Dave's Sermon for February 4, 2018: 'Jesus: The Galilee Tour'
Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who doesn’t need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth. (II Timothy 2:15, The Inclusive Bible) In relating my spiritual journey, I am always careful to include the origins of my deep...
Pastor Dave's sermon from 1-28-2018: "Word of Mouth"
Pastor Dave's sermon from 1-21-2018: "A Bad Day Fishing"
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...