Welcome to Journey
Journey is a new church start of the United Church of Christ. We offer extravagant hospitality, vibrant worship, spiritual formation for all ages and an opportunity to make a difference through service and mission both locally and around the world. We are a united and uniting, just peace, multi-racial, multi-cultural, open and affirming, accessible to all, still -speaking congregation.
"No matter who you are, or where you are on life's journey, you're welcome here!"
We invite you to look around and get a feel for our faith community... then please join us!
Spiritual Formation for All Ages!
Children & Worship
Staff: Melissa Civiok
Comma Club for Kids
Children in Kindergarten through Grade 5 gather every Sunday during the school year at 9:00 a.m. for stories, crafts and activites focused on helping them exerience the stories of the Bible in real and meaningful ways. Children's Ministry Leader: LeAnne King.
Bible Study for Adults
A informal Bible Study based on "Great Course: The New Testament". You're welcome whether you are just beginning to study the Bible or if you grew up learning the Bible all your life. Meets most Sundays during the school year at 9:00 a.m. Leader: Margot Phillips.
Movie Night for Women
Monday, December 16 at 7:00 pm.
at Janelle's, 590 Feura Bush, Glenmont
Instead of our regular book group this month, we'll be gathering for a movie - "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" All women are invited to join us for an evening of fun and fellowship._________________________________________
Star of Bethlehem
Worship in Advent
Join us for a special advent worship series focusing on Jesus, the Star of Bethlehem. Join us as we share the light of the season each week.
December 1 - The Star of Hope
December 8 - The Star of Unity
December 15 - The Star of Joy
December 22 - Advent Unpluggeed
December 18 - Blue Christmas Worship
December 24 - Christmas Eve Worship
Click here for a week-by-week overview.
Season of Giving
Four Ways to Make A Difference this Season:
Looking for a way to make a difference this Season; choose one of more of the following as we work together to share hope, peace, love and joy!
ADOP A CHILD: You can make a huge difference in the life of a child this holiday season by "adopting" them and volunteering to purchase a much-needed Christmas Gift. You can select your child/gift at our Adopt-A-Child Christmas Tree; please return the unwrapped gift - with the ornament attached - byDecember 15. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Theresa Wienman, WeinmaT@mail.amc.edu. Children in Albany are counting on you for the best Christmas ever!
HOLIDAY BLESSING PARTY: Join us as we serve at Koinonia Primary Care as we throw a holiday party for Dr. Bob's patients and their families. We need elves to work in the craft room and the wrapping room from on Thursday, December 12.
DINNER AT IPH: Journey will be providing dinner for Interfaith Partnership for the Homeless on Saturday, December 14. We'll be preparing Sloppy Joes/Manwich, Mac-N-Cheee and Salad. If you would like to help watch for the sign up sheet at church or sign up via Facebook.
DINNER FOR LOCAL FAMILY: We'll be putting together a holiday meal for a local family from the Food Pantry. Sign up at church if you would like to provide part of the meal Donations due December 22.