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MCCDC: Building Our Generous Home

We will address the physical and financial needs associated with MCCDC’s mission and presence in the community. ~MCCDC Aspirations, 2018-2022 As we continue our spotlight on our aspirations, we turn our attention to our generous home. MCCDC, the building and a parking lot at the corner of 5th and Ridge, is much more than a…

MCCDC: ASPIRATIONS! Connecting and Engaging (Part#2)

“We will engage our community in ‘our songs of imagining’ who we can become.” ~MCCDC Aspirations, 2018-2022 With a look back we can look ahead to who we will become: a people on an exciting adventure to the fullness of God’s purpose for us. We look back to Psalm 125, a “song of imagining” that…

MCCDC: ASPIRATIONS! Connecting and Engaging

“Alone, I am what I am, but in community I have the chance to become everything that I can be.” ~Joan Chittister A foundational question from our 2018-2021 Aspirations is “What difference can we make in our changing and challenging world?” One difference we can make is to provide a community where people can say:…

MCCDC: ASPIRATIONS! Growing from the Inside Out (Part 2)

We will work to: cultivate and strengthen a congregational culture of pastoral care.” ~From MCCDC Strategic Plan, 2018-2021. The work of soul care, of care for each other, is at the heart of our congregational calling. We are called to be a caring congregation, living the ways of care in a world that too often…

MCCDC: ASPIRATIONS! Growing from the Inside Out (Part 1)

“Unless the Lord builds the house, those who build it labor in vain.” ~Psalm 127:1 At MCCDC we are working to create and sustain a spiritual home built on love through the wisdom and strength of God. Thus, we launch a new worship series this Sunday: “Aspirations!” The series aligns with our strategic plan, offering…

MCCDC: TOGETHER AS GOD’S HANDS

                        “Build a new heaven and a new earth. Use the power in your hands to build a better world that is full of creativity, love, learning, and fullness of life for all our children. Build this world with open hands so that the…

MCCDC: BREAD FOR ALL THE TIME

“Bread may disappear once it’s eaten, but it’s not really gone. The energy in the bread is simply transferred to your body. I was on a solo trip once, dazed and confused. Then I ate some bread, and after the tears poured down I felt great. It picked me up. . .” ~Gen Terao Bread…

MCCDC: FRIENDS FOR LIFE

“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.” ~Oprah Winfrey This Sunday at MCCDC will be a celebration of friends. The music, message, and prayers will weave together expressions of friendship. All in attendance…

MCCDC : FRIENDS FOR THE WORLD

“A fundamental concern for others in our individual and community lives would go a long way in making the world the better place we so passionately dreamt of.” ~Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, July 18, 1918-December 5, 2013 True friendship has the power to change the world. Friendship is love lived out in partnerships. The power of…

MCCDC: Celebrate Friendship,Who Can You Depend On?

Celebrate Friendship. Who Can You Depend On? or…. Friends Don’t Let Friends Go Unnoticed You are my friend I never knew it ’til then My friend, my friend You hold my hand You might not say a word But I see your tears when I show my pain I feel your love When you’re not…