Category Archives: worship

Jeff’s Jottings

I recently came across an article about the 10 qualities of creative communities. The authors conclude that faith communities that exhibit these 10 qualities are more vital and better able to respond to a culture that is in flux, shaping … 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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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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Region’s Annual Gathering will include powerful preaching

The 163rd Annual Gathering of the Christian Church of Northern California-Nevada will be held on Friday and Saturday, April 28-29, at First Christian Church of Concord. Our Region’s Annual Gatherings include a little business, but mostly focus on workshops and … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday service moves us into Lent

The church will gather for a special worship service on Ash Wednesday, March 1, at 7:30 p.m. Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, the holy season the leads us to the climax of the church year, the celebration of … Continue reading

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