Category Archives: Mission

We Are One rally/vigil continues focus on Unity

The monthly “We Are One” rally/vigil, sponsored by the Tri-City Interfaith Council and Compassionate Fremont will continue its focus on “Unity” in August. Held on the fourth Thursday of the month (August 24 this month), 5:00-6:00 p.m., at the corner … Continue reading

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Cabinet Approves Strategic Plan Projects

During our worship service on July 18, the congregation heard from the champions of our five Goal One projects, and then attended meetings after worship to learn more information about the five project plans. Although overall worship attendance was smaller … Continue reading

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Special Offering for June

The June Special Offering is for evangelism efforts of the denominations. The offers we receive will be split between the UCC’s “Strengthen the Church” offering and the DOC’s “Pentecost” offering. You can learn more about this offerings at http://www.ucc.org/stc and … Continue reading

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Church bell to ring on June 12

Our church bell will ring 49 times at noon on June 12, the first anniversary of the mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida. On June 12, 2016, a 29-year-old entered the gay nightclub with multiple guns and … Continue reading

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Special Offering scheduled for May 14

The May Special Offering is for Church World Services “Blankets+” program. Each year, CWS distributes thousands of blankets around the world to people in crisis because of poverty and disaster. A blanket brings warmth. A blanket brings love. Be part … Continue reading

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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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Slavery by another name exposed in Second Saturday Documentary pick, “13th”

Academy Award-nominated Director Ava DuVernay draws a line from the constitutional amendment that freed slaves to the disproportionate number of African-Americans in American prisons today in “13th,” to be screened at 1:30 pm, March 11, at Niles Discovery Church. The … Continue reading

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