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New Ark United Church of Christ

300 East Main Street

Newark, DE 19711


Sundays @ 9:30am
The New Ark United Church of Christ is an inclusive and friendly congregation dedicated to being open to persons of every age, race, sexual orientation, ability and religious background. We are a faith community that values diversity, respects freedom of thought and celebrates the gifts that each person brings to the table. We value individual growth in our faith journeys, offering worship and Christian education to all ages.
We are dedicated to God's call to "do justice, love kindness and walk humbly with God," reaching out with compassion and service to those suffering injustice or who are in need in our community and throughout the world. We strive to live peacefully, love fully, and act as faithful stewards of the physical and spiritual universe. [LEARN MORE]
Dec. 11, 11am to 3pm - Intergenerational Advent party: A potluck luncheon followed by intergenerational crafts and tree decorating. The CE Committee will provide the main meal. Please sign up to bring bread, fruit, salad, and/or dessert. The Youth Group will also begin their Random Acts of Kindness campaign by offering free gift wrapping for Main Towers residents from 1-4pm

Christmas Icon: One of our ongoing after-worship activities throughout the Advent season is to take swatches torn from Black Friday flyers and old Sunday bulletins to create a Christmas icon mosaic. This year Jesus is a young man with his parents around the dinner table.

Dec. 18 Children's Christmas play during 9:30am worship and holiday open house from 1-5pm at the Robinson/Kingsbury home.

Dec. 21, 7-9pm: Beer & Carols at Grain Craft Bar + Kitchen, Main Street, Newark.

Dec. 24 Soup Supper 5:30pm; Christmas Eve candlelight and carols service, 7pm; Christmas Eve worship and communion 11pm.

NOTE There will be no worship on Christmas Day.

To read Rev. Cynthia Robinson's Sunday sermons, visit her blog.
"The service you do for others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth."
                                                                                             -- Muhammad Ali

Additional Resources: Community Photo Gallery :: Newcomers Information :: Safe Conduct Policy

New Ark Coffeehouse
A new mission of the NAUCC to provide a venue for local folk singers to offer hope and inspiration. The Coffee House will be open from 7:30-10:30pm on Thursday, Dec. 8 and will feature The Diner Club and the Honey Badgers duo. Free to the public.
Dec. 4 @ 11am Exploring Membership
Dec. 11 Brandywine Sacred Harp Singers
Dec. 26 NAUCC office closed