• Nov2020

    Book Drive

    November 10, 2020

      We are in the last two days of our book drive with a senior-level social work cohort that lovingly calls themselves Team 461. Here you can find the link to our Facebook event and here you can find our Amazon Wish List Here is a description the students we...

  • Oct2020

    Community Dinner Canceled

    October 14, 2020

    Hello friends, Tonight’s dinner is canceled because a UniPlace Staff Person may have been exposed to Covid-19. They are promptly being tested, however with extreme caution we have decided to cancel the dinner. We will still be handing out our “next night” meals as well as produce and sack lunches...

  • On October 18, you are invited to join us for a conversation on Pope Francis’ newest encyclical, Fratelli Tutti, hosted by Professor Eric Freyfogle. Freyfogle is a lay leader at UniPlace and long-time faculty member and Swanlund Chair holder at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. There are two ways...

  • Sep2020

    Outdoor Worship!

    September 22, 2020

    This past Sunday we had an outdoor service, with an incredible message from Pastor Kris. We loved seeing our friends again and hope we can see you this coming Sunday at 9:30am! If you missed the service you can find it at uniplace.org/sermons, along with all our previous services!  

  • A virtual book club for parents of young children is starting on October 6th. The group will meet from 8:30 pm – 9:15 pm on Tuesday nights and walk through the major themes of the book Parenting Forward: How to Raise Children with Justice, Mercy, and Kindness by Cindy Wang Brandt....

  • Reflections from Sunday

    September 16, 2020

    This past Sunday morning we gathered outside of UniPlace for a worship service. We were delighted to see Samir playing the organ loud enough for us to hear outside, and able to wheel the piano towards the Sanctuary doors. It may have been a short service, but the fellowship with...

  • Lectio Divina Prayer Time

    September 9, 2020

    Lectio Divina is the practice of prayerfully reflecting on the words of scripture for personal growth, rather than academic study of the passage. Weekly, individuals are invited to join in the parlor at UniPlace from 11:00-11:45 am on Wednesdays. We listen together to a passage, sit in silence to listen...

  • Hi Friends, We’re writing to let you know that tonight’s community dinner has been cancelled. We have an unexpected absence of a staff member and we are working on backup scenarios for moments like these. We are diligently planning to ensure our Community Dinner ministry continues next Wednesday, September 9....

  • Aug2020

    Kitchen Progress!

    August 20, 2020

        Community Dinner Update It’s crunch time around here getting this sacred space ready for the Community Dinners! We are so glad to have Chef Claudia Bautista in the kitchen and blessed to partner with such a talented chef and entrepreneur! Posted by: Jess Dager University Place Christian Church...

  • This lovely journal allows us to doodle, draw, and write reflections as we read our way through the Psalms over the next 8 weeks. If you would like one of the journals, stop by the church office to pick one up. They are only $8. Or use your own bible...