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Chuck Knows Church is a fun and informative (and free!) weekly web series about the objects, symbols and terms used in church. Take a couple of minutes each week and have some fun while you learn from Chuck!

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Chuck Knows Church lights and Advent Wreath and talks about the significance of each candle.

Chuck Knows Church: Advent Wreath

Advent is a time of anticipation. Chuck looks at the symbolism in using an Advent wreath to count the weeks to Christmas. View

Chuck Knows Church talks about original sin and the Tree of Life in the Garden of Eden.

Chuck Knows Church: Tree of Knowledge

Chuck explains the story of Adam and Eve's original sin in the Garden of Eden in the book of Genesis. View

Chuck Knows Church looks at the story of Jesus appearing to his disciples one last time.

Chuck Knows Church: Ascension Sunday

In this episode, Chuck looks at the Biblical story of Jesus' last visit with the disciples. View

Chuck knows Church talks about Pentecost and where the symbol of a flame comes from. Video image courtesy of Discipleship Ministries.

Chuck Knows Church: Pentecost

Why is the symbol of a flame often seen in churches? Chuck talks about Pentecost and the birth of the church. View

Chuck looks to the Bible to explain why some religions worship on Saturdays and others on Sunday.

Chuck Knows Church: Why Church on Sunday?

Chuck looks to the Bible to explain why some religions worship on Saturday and others on Sunday View

The many names we call God reveal a rich history. Chuck explores the origins.

Chuck Knows Church: Yahweh

The many names we call God reveal a rich history. Chuck explores the origins. View

Chuck Knows Church dresses like John Wesley to tell a little about this founding father of Methodism

Chuck Knows Church: John Wesley

Chuck Knows Church focuses on Methodist founding father, John Wesley and events that sparked the start of a new church. View

Chuck Knows Church uses a phone to talk about annual conferences and the structure of The Church.

Chuck Knows Church: Annual Conferences

What is a church annual conference and who are the members? What about a General conference? Chuck Knows Church decodes the United Methodist Church structure. Read More

Chuck Knows Church explores the Bible story of Jonah and the Whale.

Chuck Knows Church: Jonah and the Whale

Is all we know about Jonah was that he was swallowed by a whale? What's the significance of the story? Chuck draws it out for us! View

Screen image from Chuck Knows Church: Good Friday, courtesy of Discipleship Ministries of The United Methodist Church.

Chuck Knows Church: Easter and Lilies

Chuck tells us how lilies became a symbol of Easter in many churches. View