As a member congregation of the United Church of Christ, we recognize baptism as a sacrament that Jesus introduced to us, and believe that baptism unites us as Christ’s followers. We baptize infants, children, youth, and adults as part of our worship services.
- Click on the links below for more information on arrangements for baptism into the Christian faith at Church of the Apostles:
Baptism in the United Church of Christ
What Does Baptism Signify?
How Does Baptism Take Place?
Why Is Water Used?
Who Is Baptized at Church of the Apostles UCC?
Is Re-Baptism Necessary?
Is There a Special Time for Baptism?
When Should a Person Be Baptized?
Are Sponsors Present?
What Words Are Used?
- If you’d like to contact the pastors about performing a baptism, click here.
- If you’ve already spoken to the pastoral staff about a baptism, click here for the form you’ll need to complete before the service when the baptism will occur.
We rejoice at Church of the Apostles in celebrating services of marriage. We welcome members as well as non-members to be married in our Sanctuary, in Rader Park, or elsewhere on the grounds of our campus. Click here for more information on planning your wedding ceremony at Church of the Apostles.
- To download a PDF document of our Weddings brochure, click here. Or click on the links below for more information on each section:
As You Plan Your Wedding
From the United Church of Christ Book of Worship
Music for Your Wedding
Use of the Church Property
- If you’d like to contact the pastors about performing a wedding, click here.
- If you’ve already spoken to the pastoral staff about holding a wedding, you may access copies of the contracts and reservation forms below.
Funerals and Memorial Services
Church of the Apostles would like to help and comfort you during your time of loss. Church of the Apostles is available for funerals and memorial services of both members and visitors. In addition to services in our church sanctuary, we also conduct memorial services in our Memorial Garden. See below for more information on planning a funeral or memorial service at Church of the Apostles.
- To download a PDF document of our Funerals & Memorial Services brochure, click here.
- To download a PDF document on interment in our Memorial Garden, click here.
- Or click on the links below for more information on each section:
Flowers & Other Decorations
Church of the Apostles facilities, including Rader Park and the Youth Center, are available by reservation to both members and non-members. Reservations are available on a first-come, first-serve basis, with members receiving preference. Space for an event may reserved for a fee. See below to access a copy of the facilities use form you’ll need to complete to reserve a space.