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Join us for the Retreat and Service Weekend!

Montour, IA, June 19–21, 2015 We’re headed to Pilgrim Heights! We will combine a service trip and a retreat, in hopes that everyone, everyone, everyone can participate! Click here for more information and to register.


2015 Cultural Immersion and Service Trip

With DOOR, Chicago, IL. July 12-18, 2015. Come learn about the dynamics of the inner city and participate in work projects in local neighborhoods. To learn more and to register, click here.


Popcorn Theology, Second Sunday of the Month

Please contact Karen Esterl, 563-277-0093 or, with questions.  (Unless otherwise noted, each session is on the second Sunday of the month; so put a recurring reminder on your calendar!)  


Weathering the Winter–Third Sundays of the Month

While some may grumble about the winter, we decided that one way to weather the winter is to find a group of Iowans crazy enough to embrace our weather and our landscape.  So, bundle up and head outdoors with us!  Then, join us inside afterward for hot cocoa and to hang out for a bit…


Come for the Nourishment, Stay for the Soup

On the first Sunday of the month, Congregational UCC will host a soup lunch following morning worship.  All are welcome to join us for worship, fellowship, and a tasty meal. Join us for worship @ 10:30 and lunch starting around 11:30: October 5…its also World Communion Sunday November 2 December 7 January 4 February 1 March…


Monthly Study Group

We are resuming the monthly study group on the 4th Tuesday each month from 6:30-7:30 p.m.  Over the course of the year, we’ll be working through, “A Brief Introduction to the New Testament” by Bart Erhman.  Stay tuned to the bulletin and announcements for the chapters we’re reading.  Come to as many as you are able….


Close Knit

Join this Outreach Small Group! This is a group for knitters, crocheters and folk who would like to learn, to gather and work on creating warm hats, scarves, mittens, socks, etc. to be given to others. We have a yarn bank available in the church office (yarn may be donated or taken for projects) as…