A Requiem for Ahmaud Arbery

The Cross and the Lynching Tree: A Requiem for Ahmaud Arbery Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III – Pastor of Trinity United Church of Christ, Chicago, Illinois Link to the sermon. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6985UG0Z3k&feature=youtu.be Pastor Moss delivers a sermon for a time such as this as he delivers a sermonic movie, preaching a requiem for Ahmaud Arbery –…

Join the Stream! Pentecost Sunday Worship + Social Time

Worship Together! Although not physically, there are options for staying connected through worship. Join us! A virtual experience online.  No congregation in attendance.  Please check out our YouTube channel: Link to the Worship Live Stream this Sunday, May 31 @ 10:00 AM by going to CCB’s YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwfTgUDxKOY9u4KkZbExhpw You can also use this link…

COVID 19 Response: Shelter, Water, Protection, Education…

COVID 19 Response: Shelter, Water, Protection… Shelter-in-Place:  supporting the distancing / shelter safety guideline, the church building is closed until further notice. (Worship is online with the Zoom social hour following.) Water:  water is critical to life – always – but especially now with the reminder to wash-your-hands!  Contribute to the Emergency Water Collection lead…

Planting a Parable Summer

Planting a Parable Summer: Where everyday stories grow God in our lives. Luke 8:11       “Now the parable is this: The seed is word of God.” Theme Song – “In the Bulb There Is a Flower” 6-7      “Wheat Seeds”  Luke 14:15-24 6-14    “No Seed Wasted”  Luke 15:1-2, 3-7 6-21    “Seeds for a Party” …

Our CCB Sabbatical Journey 2019: A Retrospective

On November 17, 2019, the Sabbatical Planning Team led our Laity Sunday worship service designed to celebrate our congregation’s sabbatical journey, welcome back Pastor Louise by sharing what we have experienced since August, and thank Pastor Linda Anderson for her ministry among us.  Prominently displayed on the communion table was the mosaic representation of our…

Acts! Spring Adult Christian Education Bible Study Series!

NEW SPRING ADULT CHRISTIAN EDUCATION BIBLE STUDY SERIES!  Join Pastor Louise and Amy Young for a “Study of the Book of Acts with Matthew Skinner” via Zoom on Tuesdays, NOW through June 2, 7:30-9:00 PM.  Each week you’ll watch a short video and have a discussion.  Reading the book of Acts is suggested.  The study…

Changing Lives! Your outreach spotlight.

VOICES of Ruth Ellis Center:  PODCAST A platform to explore topics through the voices of those continuing Ruth Ellis’ legacy VOICES of Ruth Ellis Center was created out of a desire to stay connected to our local, national, and global community during the COVID-19 pandemic. Through candid interviews with REC staff, youth, community partners, funders,…

Pontiac Student Support Continues!

With all schools in Michigan closed, our after-school tutoring in Pontiac is on break. But our support continues by providing home study packets for the ESL students at Owen Elementary (see photo of the recent drive-thru distribution to parents, respecting the safe-distance guidelines). Soon we hope to be posting video book-readings on YouTube and 1-on-1…