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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 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 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

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

Chuck Knows Church: Good Friday

Jesus was crucified on the Friday of Holy Week. Learn how the day came to be known as Good Friday. View

Chuck knows church: Palm Sunday

Chuck knows Church: Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday starts off Holy Week, setting the tone for the greatest time of the Christian year. Read More

Chuck Knows Church explains the events observed during the week leading up to Easter.

Chuck Knows Church: Holy Week

Holy Week is the last week of Lent, the week immediately preceding Easter. It is observed in many Christian churches as a time to commemorate and enact the suffering and... View

Screen grab from Chuck Knows Church: Maundy Thursday, courtesy of Discipleship Ministries of The United Methodist Church.

Chuck Knows Church: Maundy Thursday

Did you know it was also known as Covenant Thursday, Great and Holy Thursday, Sheer Thursday and Thursday of Mysteries? View