Christmas Concert
And don’t forget! The Advent Workshop and Chili Cook-off begins at 4 p.m. on the same day.

Mark your calendars!

The 31st annual Pre-Thanksgiving service with University Synagogue will be on Tuesday, Nov. 26  from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the synagogue, 3400 Michelson Dr, Irvine

The week at IUCC

  • Tuesday, Nov. 19, 9:30 a.m.: Seekers meet in Plumer Hall.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 19, 4 p.m.: Bible Study meets in Peace-Justice rooms.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 20, 7 p.m.: Scouts BSA Troop 602 meets in Plumer Hall.
  • Thursday, Nov. 20, 7:15 p.m.: Choir rehearsal in the Sanctuary.
  • Sunday, Nov. 24, 7:30 a.m.: Yoga of Recovery with Kelly Garrity in the Wisdom Room.
  • Sunday, Nov, 24, 12:15 a.m.: “Art with Bob Ross” and Game Day in Plumer Hall.
  • Sunday, Nov. 24, 3 p.m.: Pastor Sarah Averette-Phillips installation at Brea Congregational United Church of Christ.
  • Monday, Nov. 25, 6:30 p.m.: Childcare Center Committee, Peace-Justice Rooms.

See the Calendar for worship times and more events. Read the November newsletter for more about IUCC.

Did you know?  You can now sign up to host coffee hours on Sunday mornings by going to Sign Up Genius.


  • Toy drive continues through Dec. 8

    Would you like to make a difference in the life of a child and warm your heart at the same time? IUCC has had a long standing relationship with Families Forward. This wonderful organization helps local OC families who are homeless or at risk. This year IUCC is honored to

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  • Thanksgiving
    Pre-Thanksgiving service set for Nov. 26

    University Synagogue will host the annual joint Pre-Thanksgiving Service on Tuesday, Nov. 26, at 7:30 p.m. A reception follows. The guest speaker will be UCI political science Professor Jeffrey Kopstein. His topic is “The Promise and Perils of American Democracy.” The service will feature the combined choirs of IUCC and

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  • Church leaders
    ‘The Claim of Human Resurrection in the New Testament

    A summary of John Dominic Crossan’s remarks at his second seminar on October 26, 2019 – by Tricia Aynes “Resurrection is a metaphor,” says John Dominic Crossan.  “If you were there, you could have seen the crucifixion.  But metaphor creates reality if you live it, if you participate in it. 

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  • Pastoral search committee publishes Congregational Profile

    The Pastoral Search Committee is pleased to provide the Congregational Profile created for IUCC. The committee will present highlights and answer questions at a forum Sunday, Nov. 3, at 12:15 in the Sanctuary. Revised introduction: A Roadmap to the (Final) Church Profile Local Church Profile – Final, November 2019 The

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