Monthly Archives: October 2015

Documentary exposes pundits-for-hire

Merchants of Doubt looks at pundits-for-hire who present themselves as scientific authorities as they speak about topics like toxic chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and climate change. This documentary will be shown as part of the Second Saturday Documentary Series at Niles Discovery … Continue reading

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November Special Offering

The November special offering empowers our church to support a family that’s part of Abode Service’s “Home Warming” program. Home Warming is Abode Service’s rapid re-housing program. Rather than send people who are newly homeless to a shelter or interim … Continue reading

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Interfaith Thanksgiving Service focuses on “Our Common Home”

The 54th Annual Tri-City Interfaith Thanksgiving Service will be held on Monday, November 23, 7:30 p.m., at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, 43148 Mission Blvd, Fremont. The program is sponsored by the Tri-City Interfaith Council. This year’s theme, “Our Common Home,” … Continue reading

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Kids select Heifer animals

In September, our amazing congregation raise $2400.00 to spend toward the purchase of animals from Heifer International. With the help of our Sunday School students, the choices were made. You can see from the list in the picture how these … Continue reading

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Ingathering of food planned for Thanksgiving Sunday

Thanksgiving will be celebrated on Sunday, November 22, during worship and the Ministry of Spiritual Life Team would like your help in decorating the Communion table with fresh fruits and vegetables. If you are unable to bring fresh fruits or … Continue reading

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Turkey Drive 2015 launches

Kids are planning trips to the pumpkin patch and the stores have a good supply but your Ministry of Social Concerns is already thinking turkeys! Our annual Turkey Drive began October 25 and will end November 22. Each year we … Continue reading

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Your Family Journey Collage

Everyone is invited. No experience required. Drop in and have fun creating a Family Journey Collage on Saturday, November 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. or Sunday, November 15, from noon until 6:00 p.m. Canvases and mixed media supplies … Continue reading

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An invitation to the NorCal Climate Mobilization

Dear Congregation, Extreme weather events around the globe, not the least of which is the drought we continue to experience here in California, remind us that weather patterns are changing, that climates are changing – and they are changing because … Continue reading

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Pastor Brenda’s Musings

Going Paper-Less Late last month, we began an experiment with a different way of offering the bulletin in worship. If you were here in October, you may have noticed that we are no longer handing everyone a printed order of … Continue reading

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Pledge Sunday is November 15

This year’s annual pledge campaign wraps up on November 15 when pledges will be presented and dedicated during worship. After worship, we will have a festive coffee hour at which we will give away some door prizes! Yes, that’s a … Continue reading

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