Portage United Church of Christ
  No matter who you are,
    or where you are on life's journey,
      you are welcome here.

  • We are an Open and Affirming church with a rich tradition of welcoming all God’s children
  • God is still speaking at Portage United Church of Christ
    Come listen with us
  • "Let the little children come to me. Don't keep them away.
    God's kingdom belongs to people like them." Mark 10:14
  • Nurturing our spiritual development and love of God
  • A beautiful faith journey in service, fellowship and fun together discovering who Jesus calls us to be in the world
  • We have a strong music program at Portage United Church of Christ, and we invite you to be part of it
  • Nurture provides an open, friendly, and warm environment
  • God calls us to be intimately involved in our community to aid and support those in need.

News & Events

Holy Week 2015

March 29 - 10:00am ONLY Palm Sunday Worship Service Lenten Cantata - "Eternal Light: A Requiem" April 1 - 6:00pm Christian Seder Meal April 2 - 7:30pm Maundy Thursday Service of Holy Communion April 3 - 7:30pm Good Friday Tenebrae Service April 5 - 7:30am, 9:00am and 10:45am Easter Sunday Worship...
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Diners Club

The PUCC Diners Club, open to any adults who enjoys good food and good company, will be meeting in at University Roadhouse at 6 pm on Saturday, March 14.  Children may be dropped off at PUCC at 5:30 pm where they will be cared for at no cost.  Please RSVP to the church office.
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Lenten Soup Suppers

What do the Gospels really teach us about Jesus's final days in Jerusalem? This is the fascinating question that will be the focus of Lenten soup suppers starting February 23rd. Pastors Dave and Kyle will base the discussions and meditations  on "The Last Week," a book by Marcus Borg and John...
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Youth Mission Trip Bake Auction

As a fundraiser for their mission trip this summer, our youth will be having a bake auction on Sunday, March 15, after both services.  Come to the multi-purpose room and bid on delicious treats and supoprt the youth mission trip.  As always, the youth appreciate your generosity.
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One Great Hour of Sharing Special Offering

On Sunday, March 15th, PUCC will participate in the One Great Hour of Sharing offering.   For almost seven decades, One Great Hour of Sharing has made a difference in the lives of people and communities around the world. Gifts given through this special offering empower people in poverty...
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Lenten Cantata - Sunday, March 29 at 10 a.m.

On Palm Sunday, March 29, 2015 at the 10:00 a.m. service, the Covenant Choir will present “Eternal Light: A Requiem,” by British composer Howard Goodall. The work will be accompanied by string ensemble and keyboard, and features soprano and baritone soloists. Its première was on...
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Director of Children's and Family Ministry

Portage UCC, a progressive mid-sized church, seeks an energetic, enthusiastic Director of Children’s & Family Ministry, to lead, organize and expand an active Sunday School program and family activities.  Permanent part-time, 28 – 32 hours/week.  Compensation competitive and...
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Celtic Spirituality Workshop

With St. Patrick's Day in March, Pastor Dave is offering a workshop in Celtic Spirituality.  We will explore traits of Celtic spirituality, see how they have been modeled in Celtic lore and how they are lived out in our congregational life.  The workshop will be Saturday, March 14,...
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