• “I love my church because there are a lot of families and kids!”

  • “I love that everyone is open to anybody; neither sexuality, nor gender, nor race, nor age matters.”

  • “We love our church because we are working, praying and supporting our community on social justice issues we believe in.”

  • “I love my church because having many people with different interests makes it easy to make friends and share activities together.”

  • “I’ve learned that CHUCC is a safe place to cry and share feelings – the first place I’ve ever felt safe doing this.”

  • “I love the opportunities to do actual work in the community, being the hands of God in service to others.”

  • “I love working in the garden, walking the labyrinth and the meditation group.”

  • “A group of church friends joined me for the March for Women and the Pride Parade.”

 
  • “I love my church because of the pastor’s inspiring and thought-provoking sermons.”

  • “I love my church because the people are caring and not because of what they say, but what they do.”

  • “I came to the church because the sign out front had messages of peace and inclusivity. I stayed because, in addition to holding these values, people are very warm and welcoming.”

  • “Worship through music speaks to my heart.”

  • “We can learn more about Jesus’ life and message, not just his birth and death.”

  • "I love this church for the men's groups."

  • "Church gives me a place to talk about spirituality, which is somewhat taboo in our culture."

  • "I love church because it's fun and they have great cookies!" (quote from Ben, age 6)