Keep collecting all that change to put into your UNICEF box. These will be collected by the children, dressed in their Halloween costumes, on Sunday, October 26. UNICEF puts your change and dollars to good use. Be generous.
In conjunction with International Literacy Day, Deaconess Foundation announced that Eden UCC received a $1500 grant for our literacy program Hot Dogs and Hamburgers. “Deaconess recognizes research making a straight-line connection between third-grade reading scores, high levels of poverty and mass incarceration,” said Reverend Starsky Wilson, president and CEO. “Literacy for children is a matter of Read more about Eden Awarded Deaconess Grant[…]
October 12 will celebrate Undie Sunday again this year. Larger sizes (10 and up) as well as sweats and shorts are needed. Check with Jan S. for further info.
Collections for Habitat for Humanity will continue through October. Envelopes are in the pews. Our work day for Habitat will be November 8 with St. Luke UCC. Watch for further details or check with Kristen M.
Starting Sunday, September 21 for 6 weeks from 9:00 – 10:00 am, there will be a discussion of the book Hot Dogs and Hamburgers about adult literacy. There will be a few books available on the book exchange shelf. You can also order a copy yourself through Amazon, the Hot Dogs and Hamburgers site or UCC Read more about Hot Dogs and Hamburgers[…]
Eden will be participating again this year in the Affton Days Parade on Saturday, September 20. The theme this year is “Affton Wishes St. Louis a Happy 250th Birthday”. Anyone who would like to walk in the parade may park at Rogers Middle School (7550 Mackenzie Road). There will be Read more about 2014 AFFTON DAYS PARADE[…]
Our Sunday School will be handing out cupcakes to support its project to create birthday boxes for the children at Lydia’s House. Enjoy a cupcake and make a donation. A great combination!
The Sunday School is collecting large shoe boxes for a September project for the children at Lydia’s House. Please bring any you have to church. Contact Mimi with questions…and ask how you can help! Read more about SUNDAY SCHOOL COLLECTION[…]
Join us Saturday, August 30 at 7:00 to view the Broadway production of Godspell. Free will offering.