“Eager to Love”

The Read and Reflect book study group will begin discussing a new book in August. It is “Eager to Love, the Alternative Way of St. Francis” by Richard Rohr. Noted Franciscan author and teacher Richard Rohr looks beyond the birdbath image of the saint to remind us of the long tradition founded on his revolutionary,

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A Just World for All

The United Church of Christ has a vision of a just world for all. In this world all are welcomed, everyone is loved, and justice is inherent.  The Three Great Loves are: Love of Neighbor, Love of Children, and Love of Creation.  They work together to address the inequities in our current world.

Call to Action Sunday

Join us in the Fellowship Hall after worship on July 23. This is an opportunity for you to learn about the ways you can put your beliefs and values into action for your church. There will be information on what is happening now and what we hope to do now and in the future. This

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Lobby Day June 13

Bread for the World’s annual Lobby Day takes place in Washington DC on Tuesday June 13. The theme of this year’s Lobby Day is “Doing Our Part: Advocating for an End to Hunger,” and focuses on urging Congress to make funding decisions that will end hunger by 2030. It is an opportunity for Bread members and activists

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Strengthen the Church Offering

We will receive this offering on Pentecost Sunday, June 4. Strengthen the Church (STC) is a special mission offering to reimagine and build the future of the UCC. Shared at the conference and national levels, STC largely supports youth ministries and full-time leaders for new churches in parts of the country where the UCC voice

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“From the Ashes” advance screening

From the Ashes, produced by RadicalMedia in partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies, captures Americans in communities across the country as they wrestle with the legacy of the coal industry and what its future should be under the Trump Administration. From Appalachia to the West’s Powder River Basin, the film goes beyond the rhetoric of the “war

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Dinners for six are back

We are reviving our tradition of spending one dinner a month with 5 or 6 others from the congregation. This is a great opportunity to meet new people, spend time with old friends, and enjoy a social time over a good meal.  Each group will make its own decisions about when, where and how to

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Islam: What Non- Muslims Should Know

The Read and Reflect Book Study will begin a study of the book with the title given above. Recent events have focused attention on Islam, the often- misunderstood faith of one billion people. Westerners are showing a new curiosity about Islam and other religions, in part, perhaps, because religion is arguably the single most important

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Birdhouse fundraiser

These birdhouses were created by Heidi Jones and Anita Jordan and their artistic helpers to help COTS. They are available at church or at the Tuesday Farmer’s Market for a $10 donation to the wonderful COTS (Committee on the Shelterless).organization.

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