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Celebrating UPC's 50th Anniversary

University Presbyterian Church will celebrate its 50th anniversary the weekend of Oct. 8-9. The 50th Anniversary Celebration events will include an open house, an anniversary sermon by former pastor Rev. Ron Gilmer and worship led by current pastor Rev. Cathy Hoop, as well as meals and times for fellowship.

Founded in 1966 during the Civil Rights Movement, University Presbyterian Church has a long history of involvement in social justice issues and service to The University of Alabama community. University Presbyterian Church was a student center before it became a church.

All events will be at the church, located at 1127 Eighth Street in Tuscaloosa. Everyone is welcome. For more information or a complete schedule of events, please call 205/758-5422.


Saturday, October 8

2:00 PM-4:00 PM Our Past: Open House
6:00 PM-9:00 PM Barbecue Dinner & Conversation with Former Pastors

Sunday, October 9

9:45 AM-10:45 AM Our Future: New Missions and Ministries
11:00 AM Worship, Rev. Cathy C. Hoop, preacher
12:30 PM Covered Dish Lunch
2:00 PM Anniversary Worship, Rev. Ron Gilmer, preacher
3:00 PM Anniversary Celebration Reception