Lenten Series

Join us for thoughtful discussion

Adult Lenten Reading Group


This year’s selection will be “Everything Happens for a Reason: And Other Lies I’ve Loved” by Duke Divinity School historian Kate Bowler.


Copies are available for order through Amazon and Barnes & Noble. 


The group will meet from 9:45-10:45 in the Davis Lounge on Sundays March 15th, March 22, and March 29. Feel free to contact Kate or Art Remillard with questions (419-5261).

Reading Schedule:

Meeting #1 (3/15): Discuss Chapters 1-3

Meeting #2 (3/22): Discuss Chapters 4-6

Week #3 (3/29): Discuss Chapters 7-9

Adults in the congregation come together for study and discussion around works that challenge and encourage growth and reflection. Recent reads include:

Loving Your Enemies,” Sermon Delivered at Dexter Avenue Baptist Church by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Doing Good, Says Who? Stories from Volunteers, Nonprofits, Donors and Those they want to Help by Connie Newton and Fran Early

The Book of Forgiving: The Fourfold Path for Healing Ourselves and Our World  by Desmond and Mpho Tutu

The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

God is Still Speaking Series

Trusting that God is Still Speaking in wild and wonderful ways, we go out to listen.  Engaging with our wider local community we have recently considered:


Don’t put a period where God has put a comma

God’s explicit truth in rap

The religion of batman

Volunteering in your community

Practicing resurrection

We will be publishing information soon for our Speaker Series. Stay tuned for information!


The First United Church of Christ, a welcoming and diverse UCC congregation located in Ebensburg, PA, offers worship services, events, children’s programming, prayer hours, announcements and many other religious services. We invite everyone to participate. Visit our sister church in Portage, PA. 


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