Christianity in Contemporary China: Dinner with Chinese Pastors

Wednesday October 18 | 6-8PM | Fellowship Hall

Did you know that Christianity is the fastest growing religion in China with nearly 500,000 new believers every year? UPPC is hosting a dinner where you can hear about the church in China from six Chinese pastors, including the Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Jiangsu Provincial Committee of the Three Self Patriotic Movement church in China.

Suggested donation: $10/person to cover the cost of dinner.  *donate with credit card online at registration, or cash/check at the event



Sundays October 29-November 19 | 12:15-2:30 | Fellowship Hall

INSIGHTS gives us an opportunity to learn or revisit four fundamentals for following Jesus: 

- Prayer and Worship
- Intentional Community
- Scripture Fluency
- Service for Others

Join us for lunch and to gain deeper INSIGHTS into your role in the Kingdom of God. 


Group Life Celebration

Sunday October 29 | 5:30-7:30PM | Fellowship Hall 

Discover how life in Small Groups creates real friendships, real learning, and real transformation. Come and be inspired. Dinner and childcare provided. Questions? Contact Pastor Mike,


Habitat for Humanity 

Training: Sunday Oct. 22, 10:30AM & 12PM, Library | Work Day: Saturday Oct. 28 

Be the love of Jesus by creating a home for a local family. No prior experience needed - and there’s something for everyone regardless of skill level. There’s a mandatory 30-min. training Sunday, October 22 for first-time volunteers. Contact Jim Goertz to sign up for the training, 253.241.9000 or

Friendship Lunch (55+) 

Tuesday October 31 |12PM | Fellowship Hall | $7.50 at the door

Gather with friends to enjoy A Visit to China, lunch and special music. Reservations required; email or call Diane Schultz, or 253.565.2348.

SPOT Meals

Be the love of Jesus by feeding 12 hungry kids. Every Wednesday a dozen kids go directly from SPOT’s after school program to Campfire or Foundation, and have no means to eat dinner without the help of UPPC volunteers who provide them a meal. Sign up to for one or more Wednesday evenings by contacting Kathryn Melin at or 253-292-6277. It's a great opportunity for your family or small group to serve together.

Reading Buddies

UPPC has a group of Reading Buddy volunteers who provide extra reading assistance for kids at UP schools. Contact Elizabeth Brant,, to find out how you can support UP kids and teachers by being part of this important team.