Site Updates

Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018

Home Page Sunday Schedule – Rev. Molly’s sermon topic for next Sunday’s worship services is “The Promise and the Practice.” She will consider how we can respond to the UUA’s challenge to its member congregations to explore what it would look like to move more marginalized identities to the center of our faith and to raise funds for UU leaders of color doing just that. There will be a Faith-to-Action collection for Black Lives of UU.

Church News Blog – The following have been added at the top of the Church News Blog since last Sunday:

Weekly Church News Update – The most important weekly news is posted on this page every Wednesday. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows – Joys and Sorrows are updated weekly. Read them here.

Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018

Home Page Sunday Schedule: At next Sunday’s worship services, a pagan, an atheist, and a Christian will walk into our church… and share their thoughts from our pulpit! Join us to hear about the beliefs and meaningful spiritual language and practices of several very different church members.

In the evening we’ll be serving dinner at Loaves and Fishes and will need volunteers to prepare food and setup, serve and cleanup.

New Photo Page – New Members and Music Conversation: We welcomed nine new members during our 11 a.m. worship service on Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. After worship there was a potluck luncheon to welcome the new members. During the potluck, members of the Music Director Search Team asked attendees for their thoughts about our music program to help guide the search for a permanent Music Director. See 12 photos on this new photo page, which also is now listed on the Photos & Video page.

Stewardship Signup: A new signup page has been added to sign up for a Stewardship Supper/Brunch.

Church News Blog: The following have been added at the top of the Church News Blog since last Sunday:

Upcoming Events: One new event, the UUCC Stream Team’s monitoring of Hinkson Creek on March 10, has been added.

February Newsletter: In case you missed the previous announcements, the February issue of our monthly newsletter, The Searchlight, is now available here.

Weekly Church News Update: The most important weekly news is posted on this page every Wednesday. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows: Joys and Sorrows are updated weekly. Read them here.

Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018

Home Page Sunday Schedule: Next Sunday’s interactive Valentine’s Day worship services for all ages will explore the state of our bruised, beautiful, broken, whole hearts and how we can recommit to the work of love, even when it’s hard. There will be a New Member Ingathering at the 11 a.m. service. After that service, a potluck luncheon is planned to welcome our new members. During the potluck, the Music Director Search Team will ask those attending for their thoughts about the past, present and future of music at UUCC in the first of two planned congregational conversations that will help guide the team’s search for a permanent Music Director.

Stewardship 2018: New near the top of the home page are links to three new pages about our 2018 Stewardship Campaign as well as Dennis Murphy’s beautiful banner for this year’s campaign.

News Blog: The first three items on the news blog are new this week –

Worship Services: February worship services are listed here.

Forum: The February schedule is at the top of this page.

RE Schedule: See an updated schedule for R.E. classes and other activities here.

Upcoming Events: A number of February events have been added to this page.

February Newsletter: In case you missed last week’s announcement, the February issue of our monthly newsletter, The Searchlight, is now available here.

Weekly Church News Update: The most important weekly news is posted on this page every Wednesday. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows: Joys and Sorrows are updated weekly. Read them here.

Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018

Home Page: Rev. Molly’s sermon next Sunday, “Weaving Our Future Together,” will consider the importance of community in our lives and in these times.

February Newsletter: The February issue of our monthly newsletter, The Searchlight, is now available here. An email containing the newsletter items will be sent out early this coming week.

New Photo Pages: The following two new photo pages have been posted:

Weekly Church News Update: The most important weekly news is posted on this page every Wednesday. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows: Joys and Sorrows are updated weekly. Read them here.

Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018

Home Page: At our worship services next Sunday, Jan. 28 at 9 and 11 a.m., we’ll celebrate the 67th anniversary of the founding of our church. Hear from members across the years to learn more about the meaning of this community, and enjoy our special mass choir performing favorites from yesterday and today. In the early afternoon we’re offering the “Membership 102” class.

News Blog: The first three items on our Church News Blog are new since last Sunday:

Upcoming Events: The Wine & Sanctuary event on Feb. 10 to benefit sanctuary congregation activities has been added to this page.

Weekly Church News Update: The most important weekly news is posted on this page every Wednesday. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows: Joys and Sorrows are updated weekly. Read them here.

Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018

Home Page: Next Sunday, Jan. 21, will be a busy one at UUCC. “Words Matter” is the topic for the 9 and 11 a.m. worship services at which special guests will reflect upon what it means to seek clarity in the age of fake news and fuzzy truth.

 

Life Writers Group: The Life Writers page has been updated with information about the winter/spring theme and schedule.

Upcoming Events: Several new events in February have been added to this page.

R.E. News Blog: DRE Jamila Batchelder posted the following new items on the R.E. News Blog:

Weather-Related Church Closings: Church Administrator Kathie Bergman posted this reminder about weather-related church closings.

Weekly Church News Update: The most important weekly news is posted on this page every Wednesday. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows: Joys and Sorrows are updated weekly. Read them here.

Newsletter: In case you missed it last week, the January 2018 Searchlight is now available here.

Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018

Home Page: Next Sunday, Jan. 14, is Martin Luther King Jr. Sunday, and Rev. Molly’s sermon will remind us that Dr. King spoke of a fierce and demanding love and spoke truths that were often much more radical than we remember. The R.E. children will participate in a Service Sunday, and Forum and Mindfulness Meditation will meet as usual. After the 11 a.m. worship, early afternoon activities will include a YRUU meeting, Sanctuary Team meeting, Membership 101 class.

Newsletter: The January 2018 Searchlight is now available here.

In case you missed these updates last week:

  • Worship Schedule: See the complete January worship schedule and Rev. Molly’s January worship message here.
  • Forum Schedule: View the January Forum schedule here.
  • R.E. Schedule: The schedule of January R.E. classes and special events appears here.
  • Upcoming Events: Numerous new events have been added through January and early February.

Weekly Church News Update: The most important weekly news is posted on this page every Wednesday. You can easily get to this page by clicking the “Weekly News Update” button near the top of the left sidebar.

Joys and Sorrows: Joys and Sorrows are updated weekly. Read them here.