Creativity & Spirituality Group Meeting on March 13th
405 S. Euclid Avenue
Oak Park, IL
Sunday Worship at 10:30 am

Welcome


Euclid Avenue United Methodist Church invites you to rethink church! Join us in discovering, living, sharing and celebrating the inclusive Gospel of Jesus Christ.  Euclid Avenue UMC believes that when we embrace diversity, we embrace God!  We are African, Asian, Hispanic, Latino, and Anglo American!  We are female, male, transgender, partnered and single, gay and straight!  Join us on Sunday mornings at 10:30 am for a celebration of radical diversity.

Upcoming Events

Creating Sacred Space: A Lenten Worship Journey

Join us on Sunday afternoons from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm during Lent for creative, reflective, transformative worship grounded in ritual and story. Featuring video segments of Parker Palmer, Richard Rohr, Brene Brown and Barbara Brown Taylor. Cultivate inward growth for outward expression into an expectant world. New life. New hope. In community.

Palm Sunday Worship

Join us for an intergenerational observance of Palm Sunday on Sunday, March 29. The service will feature a recreations of Jesus’ parade into the Jerusalem by our children and youth, a sermon by Pastor Marti, and the traditional stripping of the alter in observance of Holy Week. Parents are invited to arrive early to give […]

Painting the Stars (Women’s Group)

On Tuesdays from 9:30 am to 10:30 am, we will be starting a meet for a seven-week Evolutionary Christian Spirituality video/discussion series for women that celebrates the communion of science and faith and the hope inherent for the whole of creation in the new cosmology. Features Shelby Spong, Bruge Sanguin, Jan Phillips, Matthew Fox, etc. […]

A Day At Statesville on Maundy Thursday

On Thursday, April 2, we will join United Methodist churches in our cluster of a presentation of A Day at Statesville at River Forest United Methodist Church at 7:00 pm. A Day at Statesville, a Readers Theatre of formerly incarcerated men from Statesville Prison in Joliet, will present an inside look at life in prison through […]

Good Friday Service

On April 3, we will join with other United Methodist congregations in our cluster to a worship service observing Good Friday at First United Methodist Church of Oak Park at 7:00 pm. The service will feature music by a combined choir and meditations of the seven last words.

News

Join the new Euclid Softball Team

Spring is here and with it a chance to play on Euclid’s new softball team. Have you ever had a bat in your hand or a glove on your hand? If yes, now is the time to take that experience to whole new level. Euclid is joining a SLOW pitch league and we need your hands.  […]

Creating Sacred Space: A Lenten Worship Journey

Join us for Sunday afternoons during Lent for creative, reflective, transformational worship grounded in ritual and story. Featuring video segments from Parker Palmer, Barbara Brown Taylor, Brené Brown and Richard Rohr. Cultivate inward growth for outward expression into an expectant world. New life, new hope, in community. These alternative worship opportunities will be offered every […]

Jesus Was Arrested: A Lenten Study on Restorative Justice

Our Cluster Lenten Soup Gatherings this year will focus in on the theme of Restorative Justice as we ask the question of what it means for us today to follow an innocent man who was arrested, tortured, and executed. Soup will be served at 6:30 pm with a program to follow. Tuesday, February 24 The […]

New Creativity and Spirituality Group Forming

Are you an artist? Does your spirit thrive when you create or do you long to live more creatively? Join Pastor Rob and other members of the Euclid community for a monthly small group gathering focusing on the intersections of creativity and spirituality. Each month, we will come together in the home of a member […]

New Grief Support Group Forming

A Grief Group will meet from 3:00 to 5:00 pm each of the four Sundays in February.  The group will meet in homes and is being led by Rev. C.J.  Hawking, who has six years of hospice and grief counseling experience.  Please call Pastor C.J. at 773-937-1824 if you have experienced the loss of a […]