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In Memoriam

Dorothy Nowicki died on Thursday evening, May 17. A Memorial Service will be held at the church on Saturday, June 30, at Noon.

Special Thanks

• To the Fellowship Team for hosting our 10th Annual Church Picnic on May 20. Special thanks to Barb Bahr, Mike and Sherrie Dimmer, Beckie Perez, Terry Sdun and Holly Ternes for doing most of the work!

• To Taylor Peiffer and her family for providing Nursery Care on Sunday morning, May 20.

• To the following folks who helped with our Spring Clean-Up of the Creekside Commons: Marti DeMario, Bruce Laabs, Sr., Bruce Laabs, Jr., Joe and Bev Mueller, Mark, Ben, Gabe and Sam Pasten, Jane Spalding and Paula Wesley.

• To Michael Bunyan and his family for providing Nursery Care on Sunday mornings, May 6 and 13.

• To Jim Schmit for faithfully delivering our weekly contributions to the Port Washington Food Pantry.

• To our church music staff, along with their family and friends, for providing such wonderful music at the third annual Spring Music Recital on Sunday afternoon, April 29: Haly Besaw, Jill Bewell, Pat Czarnecki, Brett Dimmer, Glenyss Gilliam, Heinzel KunsmannLori MacRae, Sherri MelicharKristin Otto, Dawn Sisley, Pru Palecek and Kai-i Tien.


• To Miles Felix Vandenack, son of Angela and Kallyn, who was baptized into the Christian faith on Sunday, April 29. 

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This coming Sunday, May 27, is Confirmation Sunday in the life of our church. Sixteen members of our 8th Grade Confirmation Class will confirm their faith and become official members of our church.


During the summer months, from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend, we celebrate with one service on Sunday mornings at 10:00.


Our annual Spring Congregational Meeting is scheduled for Sunday morning, June 24. The only item of business is the election of Church Council Officers and Team Representatives.


The 56th Annual Meeting of the Wisconsin Conference of the United Church of Christ will be held at the Green Lake Conference Center June 8-10. The theme for this year’s meeting is Why Are We Afraid? The Winds and Waves of Race and Privilege. Our church will be represented by David Franks and Louise Mollinger, along with Jeanne Mantsch and Paula Wesley.


The United Church of Christ has two wonderful camps. Pilgrim Center is located on Green Lake near Ripon, and Moon Beach is located way up north near St. Germain. You can visit for more information. Click here to learn about camp scholarships. Please contact Amy Gilhooly, our Communication Director, if you have any questions (


On Sunday afternoon, April 10, 1898, a small group of people met at the Ozaukee County Courthouse and founded the Congregational Church of Port Washington. One of the defining features of this new church was that is was the first church in Port Washington to conduct services in English. Imagine that!


Men in the church are invited to gather for breakfast every Thursday morning, at 8:00, at the Dockside Deli. The group often has fun considering a Question of the Day. If you are able, please come and join the conversation. 


A gentle yoga class is held in Fellowship Hall every Wednesday evening from 5:15 - 6:15. The cost is $10 per class. For more information, please contact Susan Niederfrank at


An AA Group meets at our church every Sunday afternoon at 3:00. For more information, please contact the church office.


We continue to offer a gluten-free option for receiving the Sacrament of Holy Communion. The gluten-free communion bread is purchased commercially, and prepared separately, so that there is no chance of contact with our regular sourdough communion bread.


If you wonder what you missed, CDs of the service are always available in the church office.

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