Mountains of the Bible #1 – Mount Ararat & Snake Mountain

“and in the seventh month, on the seventeenth day of the month, the ark came to rest on the mountains of Ararat.”  Genesis 8: 4

Today we begin our “Mountains of the Bible” summer series. You can read the first sermon here:  Mountains of the Bible – Mount Ararat, Mother of the World. And below – a short “mountaintop meditation” from the top of Snake Mountain.

“Spirit in Nature” Sermon – Rev. Daniel Cooperrider – June 14, 2020


“Cultivating a Sense of Welcome,” by Laura MacNorlin

Quaker minister and teacher Laura MacNorlin shares beautiful thoughts on “Cultivating a Sense of Welcome,” inspired by a visit to the Weybridge Church in the summer of 2019.


UCC Board: We condemn racist actions


The United Church of Christ Board issues a statement of solidarity with National Officers, Conferences and local churches condemning systemic racism and pledging to build a strong anti-racist commitment in the church to show Black Lives Matter in the kingdom of God.

Source: UCC Board: We condemn racist actions

Weybridge Church – Ascension Sunday – Hanami Sermon 花見 – May 24, 2020 – Rev. Daniel Cooperrider


Worship with the Conference Ministers of the UCC – 5/17/20

This week we link our worship with the worship of our wider denomination – with gratitude for the Conference Ministers of the United Church of Christ for leading us in worship this week – Mental Health Sunday – May 17 2020.

<p><a href=”″>Full CCM Eastertide Service</a> from <a href=”″>IA-NE-SD UCC Conferences</a> on <a href=””>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>

Reflections on Emily Dickinson’s “Some keep the sabbath going to church…”


Earth Day at 50 – Worship & Prayer

Today we honor the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with a special earth-themed April 26 – at-home worship.  You can view Rev. Daniel Cooperrider’s reading and reflections on Psalm 19 here:


At-home worship and Zoom Fellowship & Prayer, 4/19/20

We would love to worship with you today! Here’s our at-home worship offering. April 19 – at-home worship. And here’s a link to join us live at our 10:30 Zoom Fellowship & Prayer gathering. Eastertide blessings and peace to you.

Easter at-home Worship & Zoom Fellowship

Easter greetings of resurrection and new life!

April 12 – Easter at-home worship for this year’s at-home Easter worship, including video recordings of the sermon, scripture reading, and hymns.

Join us “live” on Easter for our 10:30am Zoom Fellowship and Prayer Hour.

“Resurrection,” by Alma Thomas (1966)