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New Ark United Church of Christ

300 East Main Street

Newark, DE 19711


Sundays @ 9:30am
The New Ark United Church of Christ is an inclusive and friendly congregation dedicated to being open to persons of every age, race, sexual orientation, ability and religious background. We are a faith community that values diversity, respects freedom of thought and celebrates the gifts that each person brings to the table. We value individual growth in our faith journeys, offering worship and Christian education to all ages.
We are dedicated to God's call to "do justice, love kindness and walk humbly with God," reaching out with compassion and service to those suffering injustice or who are in need in our community and throughout the world. We strive to live peacefully, love fully, and act as faithful stewards of the physical and spiritual universe. [LEARN MORE]
Saturday, June 4 - Highmark 5K, 1K walks for Friendship House: The New Ark United Church of Christ will be participating in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community this year in support of Friendship House. All the money raised by our team goes directly to Friendship House. You can join the team or support your favorite walker by going to our team webpage. The walk will be held at Bellevue State Park. A 5K walk starts at 9am and a 1K walk starts at 9:15am. Children and pets welcome. Highmark will provide refreshments and entertainment.
SAVE THE DATES: At the quarterly congregational meeting it was unanimously decided to go forward with the church workshop "Taking Our Spiritual Temperature: A Wellness Check" facilitated by Rev. Glenna Shepherd on Friday, Sept. 30 and Saturday, Oct. 1. Make a commitment to participate in this important event of the life of the New Ark. More details will be forthcoming. If you would like to be a part of supporting the logistics of this event, please contact Rev. Robinson or Storm Longhauser, Convener.
Sunday, June 12: An 'Evening at the Table' dinner, worship, and Communion starting at 5pm.
To read Rev. Cynthia Robinson's Sunday sermons, visit her blog.
"Our goal is to create a beloved community and this will require a qualitative change in our souls as well as a quantitative change in our lives."
                                                                                 -- Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Adult CE: Ehrman course to continue
Adult Christian Education continues their discussion of Bart Ehrman's DVD course on "How Jesus Became God" through Sunday, May 15. Topics to include: "John's View -The Word Made Human," and "The Council of Nicaea."
May 15 @ noon Christian Ed meeting
June 5 Celebration Sunday
June 10-12 CAC annual meeting @ UD