We are Education Advocates!

Taking the Message to Lansing and… In-the-Classroom in Pontiac…. Taking the Message to Lansing… We’ve played a role!  They were listening! Sometimes you just aren’t sure if your support for an important cause made a difference.  Was anyone listening?  Did anyone care?  Here’s a case where we all played an important role in advocating for…

Sabbatical Journey Retreat at Camp Tamarack – September 14-15

A highlight of our 2019 Sabbatical Journey will be the all-church retreat at Camp Tamarack on September 14 & 15.  Registration materials will soon be sent to those of you who have already indicated that you plan to attend.  There is still room for others who have not so indicated.  Please contact Marie Hochstein if…

Seder Supper – April 18 – 6:30 pm

You are cordially invited to attend our 2019 Seder Supper on Holy Thursday, April 18, at 6:30 pm. Join Jesus and the disciples to remember the exodus of the children of Israel from Egypt.  At the end of the meal we will celebrate communion together as Jesus instituted this sacrament for our blessing.  Children are…

Lent Theme –  Walking in Sacred Places

Lent 2019   Theme –  Walking in Sacred Places 4-18-19 Holy Thursday  –  “Upper Room: Dinner with Friends”         Luke 22: 14-23  6:30pm    Passover Seder Dinner & Communion   4-19-19 Good Friday – Ecumenical Multigenerational Stations of the Cross   Luke 23 @ St. James Episcopal    3pm and 6pm Our congregation leads washing of hands of one another station.  Children…

Solar Program Celebration Video!

Solar Program Celebration:  see the video! CCB-UCC is now an energy producer, providing electricity for our own operations as well as supporting the grid!  And our planet Earth, all God’s Creation, says Thank You! Visit the Sun Garden via video: Solar Array Specifications 15 kW Grid-Tied System Solar Panels: GCL 325watts Panels (48) Inverter: Solar Edge…

Green Screen Film Series: Microcosmos

Microcosmos An amazing film that allows us to peer deeply into the insect world and marvel at creatures we casually condemn to squishing. The makers of this film took three years to design their closeup cameras and magnifying lenses, and to photograph insects in such brilliant detail.  The movie is a work of art and…

Kenneth Brooker Endowed Scholarship

You are invited to apply for the Kenneth Brooker Endowed Scholarship  Application Deadline:  April 22, 2019 Scholarship awards will be announced and presented at the Worship service on Sunday, May 19 A Scholarship is awarded to a student who: Is a current member of the Congregational Church of Birmingham, United Church of Christ and has…

Rummage Sale Ahead!

Rummage Sale Ahead! Mark your calendars! May 8   6-8 pm   Opening Night +25% May 9    11-7 pm