Black Lives Matter

For Race Relations Sunday Jan. 17 on Martin Luther King holiday weekend, the sermon will be on “Black Lives Matter.” Last year the United Church of Christ denomination issued a Pastoral Letter after several churches had banners vandalized or defaced proclaiming “Black Lives Matter.” The theological position of joining in this social justice proclamation will be explored. ┬áVideo will be audio of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. reading his “Letter from Birmingham Jail” with photos of the Civil Rights Movement. Adult Choir will sing the spiritual “Down to the River to Pray.”


Epiphany Choir Festival Sunday Jan. 3rd

This year’s Epiphany Choir Festival will be hosted by Grace & Holy Spirit Church, downtown Cortland, at 3:00 PM. CCC’s Adult Choir, directed by Marina Gorelaya, will sing “Mi Burrito Sabanero” and reprise another Christmas anthem.