“Wellington Presente! Action” – December 10, 2012

DATE:             Monday – December 10, 2012 TIME:              7:00 PM LOCATION:   Sanctuary Each Month the Wellington Church Council designates one public witness as our “Wellington Presente! Action”. We are present with our church banner, wearing our WAUCC buttons, and standing in solidarity with the larger Peace and Justice Movement.  We encourage all Wellingtonians to be present … [Read more…]

Song Circle and Despedida (farewell) for Denise Griebler

Dear Friends, We have not had a song circle in quite a few months, but I hope you can join us this Sunday, December 9 at Wellington Ave. United Church of Christ for a potluck at 5:30 and singing in the sanctuary at 6:30.  Denise Griebler – long time activist and song circler – will … [Read more…]

Worship – December 9, 2012

DATE:             Sunday – December 9, 2012 TIME:              10:30 AM LOCATION:   615 W. Wellington, Chicago IL 60657 ROOM:           Sanctuary Rev. Dan Dale – preaching Brenda Friedman – Liturgist 2nd Sunday in Advent Human Rights Day LINKS: View the sermon for Sunday December 9, 2012 here View the Worship Bulletin for Sunday December 9, 2012 here View … [Read more…]

Broadview Vigil –December 7, 2012

DATE:             Friday – December 7, 2012 TIME:              7:00 AM LOCATION:   Broadview Detention Center (1930 Beach St, Broadview, IL 60153) Prayerful Action at Broadview Detention Center (First Friday of the month) Broadview Detention Center (1930 Beach St, Broadview, IL 60153) 6:30AM: Praying on deportation buses – Two representatives from Wellington offer prayers on the buses carrying those … [Read more…]

Worship – December 2, 2012

DATE:             Sunday – December 2, 2012 TIME:              10:30 AM LOCATION:   615 W. Wellington, Chicago IL 60657 ROOM:           Sanctuary Rev. Dan Dale – preaching John Volkening – Liturgist 1st Sunday in Advent Communion Sunday Commissioning of Rev. Loren McGrail LINKS: View the sermon for Sunday December 2, 2012 here View the Worship Bulletin for Sunday December … [Read more…]

Work Day – December 1, 2012

DATE:             Saturday – December 1, 2012 TIME:              10:00 AM LOCATION:   615 W. Wellington, Chicago IL 60657 Join us as we spruce up the building! Wear layers of very casual clothing. Warm, abundant food and lots of gratitude provided! Looking forward to seeing you on December 1st!!

Thursday November 29th we need 10 volunteers to serve at A Just Harvest….

DATE:             Thursday – November 29, 2012 TIME:              5:00 PM LOCATION:  7649   North Paulina Street, Chicago, IL 60626 Thursday November 29th we need 15 volunteers to serve at A Just Harvest…. (from 5PM to 7PM). We will be partnering withSt. Paul’s church – their volunteers are headed up by Linda Patton (former WAUCC member), will be … [Read more…]

Worship – November 25, 2012

DATE:             Sunday – November 25, 2012 TIME:              10:30 AM LOCATION:   615 W. Wellington, Chicago IL 60657 ROOM:           Sanctuary Rev. Dan Dale – preaching Elaine Klemen – Liturgist Pantry Sunday LINKS: The sermon for Sunday November 25, 2012 was an experiential sermon based on Walter Wink’s work “The Human Being” View the Worship Bulletin for Sunday … [Read more…]

Elastic Life: Climbing Out of the Abyss – November 19, 2012

DATE:             Monday – November 19, 2012 TIME:              7:00 PM LOCATION:   Second Unitarian Church – 656 W Barry, Chicago, IL 60657 ROOM:           Sanctuary “Elastic Life: Climbing Out of the Abyss”: the 2012 Art Show HELLO (Homeless Experts Living Life’s Obstacles) is a group sponsored by The Night Ministry, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless, and the … [Read more…]

Worship – November 18, 2012

DATE:             Sunday – November 18, 2012 TIME:              10:30 AM LOCATION:   615 W. Wellington, Chicago IL 60657 ROOM:           Sanctuary Susan Soric – preaching Myrla Baldonado – Liturgist SOA Rally & Vigil Solidarity LINKS: View the sermon forSunday November 18, 2012here (to be posted later) View the Worship Bulletin for Sunday November 18, 2012 here View the … [Read more…]

Theological Organizing – November 14, 2012

DATE:             Wednesday – November 14, 2012 TIME:              6:00 PM LOCATION:   615 W. Wellington, Chicago IL 60657 ROOM:           Dining Room moving to the Narthex for discussion New adult education series: Theological Organizing: At Wellington, we already know how to organize through the political and the social – now it’s time to jump into the theological.  Come join us … [Read more…]

Chicago Religious Leadership Network on Latin America (CRLN) Luncheon – November 14, 2012

DATE:             Wednesday  – November 14, 2012 TIME:              Noon LOCATION:   Old St. Pat’s Catholic Church – 700 West Adams Street  Chicago, IL 60661 CRLN Annual Luncheon, WEDNESDAY, Nov. 14 on Popular Resistance to Gold Mining inEl Salvador! CRLN has partnered with OxfamAmerica to bring a Franciscan friar, Brother Francisco Solis, as spokesperson from the Mesa Nacional Frente a … [Read more…]

Worship – November 11, 2012

DATE:             Sunday – November 11, 2012 TIME:              10:30 AM LOCATION:   615 W. Wellington, Chicago IL 60657 ROOM:            Sanctuary Rev. Clint Collins – preaching Denise Grossman – Liturgist LINKS: View the sermon for Sunday November 11, 2012 here (to be posted later) View the Worship Bulletin for Sunday November 11, 2012 here (to be posted later) View … [Read more…]

Worship – November 4, 2012

DATE:             Sunday – November 4, 2012 TIME:              10:30 AM LOCATION:   615 W. Wellington, Chicago IL 60657 ROOM:           Sanctuary Rev. Dan Dale – preaching Rev. Loren McGrail – Liturgist LINKS: View the sermon for Sunday November 4, 2012 here View the Worship Bulletin for Sunday November 4, 2012 here View the lectionary texts here View the … [Read more…]

Worship – October 28, 2012

DATE:             Sunday – October 28, 2012 TIME:              10:30 AM LOCATION:   615 W. Wellington, Chicago IL 60657 ROOM:             Sanctuary Rev. Craig Mousin – preaching Brenda Friedman – Liturgist LINKS: View the sermon for Sunday October 28, 2012 here (to be posted later) View the Worship Bulletin for Sunday October 28, 2012 here  View the lectionary … [Read more…]

CTU Strike

This link http://www.ctunet.com/blog will take you to articles that will get you up to speed and educated, if you have not been following the talks. This is a link to a letter written by Amy Green. Please come downtown, 125 S Clark at 3:30, on Monday September 10th  and wear red to support The Chicago … [Read more…]