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Special offering for April

The April Special Offering will be split between Pacific School of Religion and Chapman University. Pacific School of Religion is the nearest seminary that trains future United Church of Christ and Disciples of Christ pastors. Chapman University is our “local” … Continue reading

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Holocaust Remembrance Service Planned

The Tri-City Interfaith Council invites the public to attend their annual Holocaust Remembrance Service on Sunday, April 23, at 7:30 p.m. The service is held at Temple Beth Torah, 42000 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont. The special speaker will be Fremont … Continue reading

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Worship Trainings Planned

Pastor Jeff and Pastor Brenda are offering training session for people who are interested in becoming or continuing to serve as Liturgists Leaders of the Time with the Children Communion Elders For people who are interested in becoming or continuing … Continue reading

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Welcome Sandra Lange, our new Office Administrator

After a lengthy search, we welcome Sandra Lange as our Office Administrator beginning this month. Sandra is the part-time office administrator for Mission Peak Unitarian Universalist Congregation, so she has some familiarity with churches. Sandra lives in Castro Valley and … Continue reading

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Preserving a World We Know is Top of Second Saturday Documentary

Actor and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio interviews world leaders and scientists as he tours the globe in the climate change documentary “Before the Flood,” to be screened at 1:30 pm, April 8, at Niles Discovery Church. The Second Saturday Documentary … Continue reading

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JEFF’S JOTTINGS

This will be my thirtieth Easter as an ordained minister. This will be the thirtieth time I’ve led a community through the drama of Holy Week and I don’t want it to be rote. I’m hungry to make it spiritually … Continue reading

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Holy Week service plans announced

Pastor Jeff announced plans for marking the holiest week of the church year. You can learn more than these bare basics in his “Jottings” column. The Palm Sunday worship service (April 9) will be held in the sanctuary, and will … Continue reading

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