Important update on COVID-19

With 
the 
appearance
 of
 the 
coronavirus 
in 
the 
Des 
Moines 
metro
 area,
 we have decided
 to 
close Urbandale United Church of Christ for worship services and church activities as well as for outside groups that use the facilities.  See below for worship streaming schedule.  (Latest Update: April 8, 2020)

No matter who you are or where you are in life's journey...
You Are Welcome Here
No matter who you are or where you are in life's journey...
You Are Welcome Here
No matter who you are or where you are in life's journey...
You Are Welcome Here
No matter who you are or where you are in life's journey...
You Are Welcome Here
No matter who you are or where you are in life's journey...
You Are Welcome Here

Our Church

Who We Are

Urbandale United Church of Christ is a caring and active Christian community whose members live in the Des Moines metro area and beyond. We are an Open and Affirming congregation that welcomes persons of every age, race, gender identity and expression, nationality, ability, and sexual orientation. We are a Just Peace church that seeks to empower ourselves, our children, and one another to be fully present in the world, living in Christ’s image and striving for justice and peace. We are a member of the United Church of Christ, a distinct and diverse community of Christians that come together as one church, joining faith and action. LEARN MORE.

Upcoming Events

Tue 26

Staff Meeting

May 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wed 27

Adult Handbells

May 27 @ 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Wed 27

Adult Choir

May 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sun 31

Worship

May 31 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Jun 03

Worship Team

June 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Us ONLINE!

10:00 am – 10:30 am (Facebook live stream)

There are no upcoming events at this time.

The live stream can be accessed at https://www.facebook.com/pg/UrbandaleUCC/

View or download this week’s bulletin.

Past video streams are available at https://www.facebook.com/pg/UrbandaleUCC/videos/

Worship with us during Lent!

Worship with us during Lent!

Ash  Wednesday service: February 26 at 6:30 PM. (Pancakes at 5:30)

Maundy Thursday: April 9, Look for Tenebrae meditation resources on our bulletin page.

Easter Sunday: April 12, ONLINE Service (tentative) at 10:00 AM

News

Listen to the Voice

Pastor Dave's Sermon from January 12, 2020: "Listen to the Voice"

UUCC Youth Address Climate Change

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...

Blogs

Ponderings from your Pastor

From The Call August, 2019 “And why be anxious about clothing? Learn a lesson from the way the wildflowers grow. They don’t work; they don’t spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in full splendor was arrayed like one of these.” (Matthew 6:28-29, The Inclusive Bible)...

Pastor’s Ponderings

“My message and my preaching weren’t presented with convincing wise words but with a demonstration of the Spirit and of power. I did this so that your faith might not depend on the wisdom of people but on the power of God. (I Corinthians 2:4-5, The Common English...

Pastor Dave’s Pondering: Our 25th Anniversary

A voice told him, “Get up, Peter! Kill and eat!” Peter exclaimed, “Absolutely not, Lord! I have never eaten anything impure or unclean.” The voice spoke a second time, “Never consider unclean what God has made pure.” (Acts 10:13-15, The Common English Bible) The...

Sermons

Stand Out!

Pastor Dave’s Sermon from February 9, 2019: “Stand Out!”