UPC To Resume Daily Operations

The University Presbyterian Church Office will resume daily operations for employees, volunteers, and visitors after Memorial Day Weekend.  Face masks and physical distancing inside the church facility are required, with outdoor masking at personal discretion for University Presbyterian Church (UPC), University Presbyterian Church Children’s Center (UPCC), and the Source of Light Center (SoL Center). Starting…

Holy Week & Easter

Live Jesus’s story this Holy Week and Easter and bring about renewed hope, love, justice, peace, and mutuality. Through your participation, you can strengthen community and join the many women, men, and siblings who seek to live the resurrection, despite division, violence, and injustice. In fact, as post-Easter Christians, we can bring about a different…

UPC Is Still Wearing Masks

The University Presbyterian Church community will continue to enforce masks, physical distancing, and COVID-19 procedures. Per Gov. Greg Abbott, the mask mandate will be lifted and businesses will be allowed to operate at 100 percent beginning March 10. Following Presbyterian Church (USA) governmental procedures, I want to confirm that COVID-19 guidelines, including the wearing of…

Christmas Eve Worship

Join University Presbyterian Church (UPC), San Antonio, Texas, for a virtual Christmas Eve worship service, available for streaming at your convenience starting at 10:00 AM CST, December 24, on YouTube.   This past year was challenging on so many levels. Fear and grief overshadowed our lives amid a global pandemic, racism, and economic hardship. Yet this…

Doing December Differently

Growing up in the Southern Hemisphere in a developing country shaped my life on many levels. Doing things differently was no choice but a necessity, especially this time of year. Preparing for Christmas in South Africa was an “upside-down” experience as we tried to adapt Eurocentric Christmas traditions from a winter context to a summer…

Continued Virtual Worship

University Presbyterian Church will continue to worship and work virtually for at least the month of May and will re-evaluate at our next Session Meeting on May 20th. This past week, we received the latest directives from the Governor of Texas about re-opening.  In the Presbyterian Church (USA), it is the responsibility of Session to…

COVID-19 UPDATE

University Presbyterian Church, San Antonio, Texas (UPC) is suspending all activities for both internal and external groups, for both onsite and offsite activities until further notice. This includes events at the Source of Light (SoL) Center and University Presbyterian Children’s Center (UPCC). These are trying times, and we know that removing this physical “sanctuary” will…

Lenten Small Groups at UPC

This Lent, experience the transformation that comes about when we gather amid community. As Jesus’ journey leads to Jerusalem, he tells his disciples three times about his coming death and resurrection (Matt. 16:21-23; 17:22-23; 20:17-19). Not surprisingly, they are greatly disturbed by this news. They have left everything to follow this teacher. They know that…