Channing is a Unitarian Universalist church serving Ellicott City, Catonsville and surrounding communities in Howard and Baltimore counties. Here, the focus is on the question, not the answer. If you searched and found this website, you may be looking for a religious community that nurtures your spirituality. If you are also open to being challenged spiritually, we may be the place for you.
Read a brief description of a typical Sunday worship service.
We provide child care for infants and religious education for children and youth during worship services. In the summer, children are welcome to attend the summer services at Bethany Lane or at the location indicated.
We are a church of liberal religious worship that inspires its members on their spiritual journeys. We
- derive a common spiritual center from Jewish and Christian roots while drawing inspiration from other world religions;
- promote religious education for all ages;
- create a welcoming, supporting, and caring community;
- and work together to build a better world.
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We are a Welcoming Congregation
Channing Memorial Church is a Welcoming Congregation. We welcome everyone seeking a spiritual home regardless of race, gender, or sexual orientation.