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In Memory of Rachel Pollari

The UniLu community mourns the death of Rachel (Marak) Pollari, beloved mother of Chris Pollari and mother-in-law of Ann Ferentz, on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. She died at the Belmont Manor Nursing Home, where she has resided for the past several years. Rachel was born on March 3, 1922 in Robinson, Kansas to Piermin J.…

Harvard Square Summer Shelter Opens June 11, 2017

The student-run Harvard Square Summer Shelter, housed on the church’s lower level, opens on Sunday, June 11, 2017 for 8 weeks. Donations of nonperishable food are welcome, especially: canned goods: soup, tuna, fruit, vegetables shelf-life milk cold cereals granola bars power bars Gatorade, Life Water, etc. bottled water If you would to volunteer in either…

In Memory of Charlotte Kanouse

We mourn the death of Charlotte J. Kanouse, a longtime member of the UniLu community, on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. She was 93 years old. Charlotte was the beloved wife of the late Curwood Kanouse and the loving mother of the late Judy and Linda Kanouse. Charlotte attended University Lutheran with Judy in the 1990s.…

Holy Week and Easter 2017

Holy Week and Easter will offer many opportunities for meaningful worship, contemplation, and community. Join us! Palm Sunday: April 9, 2017 Bread and Belonging family-friendly service at 9 am Meditative music at 9:45 am Choral Eucharist at 10:30 am Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Healing service at 6:30 pm A simple soup supper will follow Maundy…

Join Us for Lent 2017

Join us for worship, prayer, study, and conversation this Lent! Every Wednesday Join us every Wednesday from March 8 to April 5, 2017 at UniLu for a service of contemporary evening prayer at 6:30 pm, followed by “Table Talk with Bonhoeffer” over potluck supper at 7:15 pm. For those closer to Kendall Square, the Lutheran…

Brunch with Bonhoeffer + Senior Lunch This Sunday

The Young Adults and Graduate Students’ Mardi Gras Brunch with Bonhoeffer and the Senior Luncheon will now take place together! On Sunday, March 5, 2017, join us for brunch to mark both Mardi Gras and the beginning of Lent. We will watch the award-winning documentary “Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Pacifist, Nazi Resister” by Martin Doblmeier, getting to…

Join Us for Christmas 2016

Join us for Christmas this December! On Sunday, December 18, 2016 we will have the children’s pageant in the morning followed by the annual hymn sing at noon, accompanied by warm cider and treats. On December 24, 2016 we will have a Child-Friendly Christmas Eve Service at 6 pm and a Festive Christmas Eve Service…

Packing Meals Brings Faiths Together

On Sunday, November 13, 2016, UniLu members joined Harvard students of different faiths—Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Buddhist, Sikh, and Zoroastrian—for the Harvard Chaplains‘ annual Interfaith Meal Packing Event. The group packed 25,000 meals for food-insecure residents of local communities, which were then distributed to local charities through The Outreach Program. UniLu members also contributed more than…