We Are Your Church Photo Series by Pauleina Brunnemer

Before I decided to join the communications team at College Avenue, Pastor Lisa asked to have a meeting with me. During this meeting she put an emphasis on how using communications can help us tell the story of College Avenue. I threw out a few ideas


Give to Live: Kimberly Rybarczyk

Kimberly Rybarczyk has been a member of College Avenue for over 33 years and demonstrates “Give to Live” through her service and compassion. She serves as the joint Chair of Congregational Care in charge of Lay Care, the Social Coordinator of Soc


Give to Live: Andrew Thieme

As a full time student at Ball State University Andrew Thieme finds the “Thieme” to “Give to Live.” Also known as Andy, he is able to share his talents and skills with College Avenue. Being musically talented allows him to spend time being a


Give to Live: Virgil Reynolds

Virgil has been a member of College Avenue for nearly 22 years. He demonstrates “Give to Live” through his service and sharing his talents. Virgil is handy with tools and has headed the installation of the garden shed, building name badge holders


Mission Garden

The idea for a garden was conceived in response to the poverty and food insecurity of a large segment of Muncie’s population. Therefore, as we are called to respond to the needs of the community, the church trustees granted the use of the vacant lo


Becoming Weekday Christians

Most churches, including College Avenue, are good at Sunday mornings. We sing uplifting hymns and praise songs. We hear a hopeful message. We smile. We shake hands. We talk about grace and blessings. That’s an important part of our lives. Rev. Emil