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If you are seeking…

  • a church that is guided by the teachings of Jesus in an open-minded and progressive way
  • a way to work for justice and peace, both locally and globally
  • a beautiful, inspiring, natural setting
  • a diverse, inclusive, multi-racial, open and affirming community
  • inspiring preaching and music
  • a community where God’s love knows no bounds, where all are welcome, young, old, rich, poor, different colors and sexual orientation
  • a nurturing faith community that supports families, one where your children can learn that God loves them
Then Skyline UCC is a true place for you.

Sunday Mornings at Skyline:

Children’s programs from 10-11 AM,  ages 3 through Grade 6 

Choir: all are welcome to take part in the joy of singing! Sundays at 8:30 am

Coming up in Worship

Pastor Laurie preaching unless otherwise noted.

Our sermons for this season of Epiphany are grouped into themes.  And, during the month of February we honor Black History month.  Discovering our spiritual gifts, as individuals: understanding our need for need for love, of God, of self, of one another. 
3    Darkness is as Light to You, Pastor Laurie preaching,  Psalm 139, and Luke 9:28-43 
**Wed March 6, 7-8 pm, Ash Wednesday Taize service, Pastor Laurie and music director Benjamin Mertz
10  Dwelling in the Shelter of God’s Love. Our commitment to shelter the refugee, Pastor Laurie, Justice and Witness, and guests from the Center for Human Integrity.  After service from  11:30 – 1 pm, join these people in a conversation about advocacy for those seeking asylum 
17  As a Hen Gathers her Brood, Tom Manley preaching 
24  Life Giving Fear, Rev Ruth Sandberg preaching 
31 The Return of the Prodigal Son, Pastor Laurie preaching