May 2018
The Code Blue Concert was a Rockin' Success!

Last Friday evening, we had the pleasure of enjoying great music provided by UCC member Bill Howland and his band, Code Blue. The concert took place on our patio, and we enjoyed seeing both current and visiting members in attendance. It was such an incredible feeling to walk up the main mall towards the tower and through the historic “Six Pack,” hearing the music saturate every corner – a true Austin experience. As several tours of aspiring Longhorns and their parents walked through the area, we can only imagine they thought the same......

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Nov 2017
Recap: To Puerto Rico with Love

This past Saturday, University Christian Church came together to raise funds for our neighbors in Puerto Rico who are in desperate need of help after two devastating hurricanes. The benefit concert, “To Puerto Rico with Love” was a beautiful tribute of classical music by a group of highly talented local musicians. To date, we’ve raised $7,000 to go directly to United for Puerto Rico, an organization spearheaded by Puerto Rico’s First Lady, Beatriz Rossello, to help residents rebuild their homes. This is only a small dent compared to the scale of this disaster......

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Oct 2017

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, plenty of us in Austin had family and friends that needed our help. Houston, Corpus Christi, Victoria, Port Arthur, Port Aransas, Beaumont, Rockport – these are places we know and love, and it was easy to justify spending our days in an emergency shelter for evacuees and planning day trips to help with clean-up. The need was real, and we felt it. Hurricanes Maria and Irma, however, didn’t hit Texas. But even though the areas they hit are much further away, and even though far less of......

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