January 2017

January 8, 2017
Worship Service 10:30am

Worship for Epiphany Sunday will celebrate the story of the Magi and the light of Christ going out to the world.  Our Service of the Word will include a sermon by Associate Pastor Candice Provey and choral music by a small ensemble led by Co-Choir Director Hannah Carr.

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Battell Chapel See map
Corner of College and Elm Sts.
New Haven, CT 06517
January 15, 2017
Worship 10:30am

UCY Worship for January 15th is built on themes of calling from Isaiah 49 and 1 Corinthians 1 and preparation for the national Martin Luther King holiday the next day.  Pastor Ian Oliver will preach and Hannah Carr and Gabriel Benton will lead our music.   We will celebrate Holy Communion and all are welcome.

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Battell Chapel See map
Corner of College and Elm Sts.
New Haven, CT 06511
January 22, 2017
Worship for Jan. 22 10:30am

Our first full Sunday of the semester will include the return of our full choir, along with the commissioning of our Student Deacons.  Pastor Ian Oliver will preach on the texts for the Third Sunday of Epiphany on themes of the light in the darkness and the call of the disciples.

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Battell Chapel See map
Corner of College and Elm Sts.
New Haven, CT 06511
January 25, 2017
Diane Nash at Battell Chapel 5:30pm

Civil Rights leader Diane Nash will speak at Battell Chapel on Wednesday, January 25th as part of Yale’s Martin Luther King observance.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.  A student leader of the 1961 Freedom Rides, Nash was a co-founder of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and the Selma Voting Rights movement.

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Battell Chapel See map
Corner of College and Elm Sts.
New Haven, CT 06511
January 29, 2017
Joint Worship with the Black Church at Yale 10:30am

Part of Yale’s MLK Observance, the University Church and the Black Church at Yale celebrate an annual shared Christian worship celebration, alternating locations.  This year, the University Church is hosting at 10:30 a.m.  BCAY’s Breath of Life worship team and the University Church Choir will provide music.  Members of both congregations will present on Dr. King, we will celebrate Holy Communion,  and Pastor Ian Oliver of the University Church will provide a closing reflection.

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Battell Chapel See map
Corner of College and Elm Sts.
New Haven, CT 06517