The following is a recommendation from your People’s Church Anti-Racism Anti-Oppression Multiculturalism Committee (ARAOMC). “In the wake of yet another act of violence against a Person of Color in our nation, we are experiencing a (hopefully not) brief wave of dialogue and attention on racism and it’s dynamics. As I have watched White [...]
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of church member Helen Healy. There will be a memorial service for Helen on Sunday, August 24 at 1:00 p.m. in Room 19 with a reception to follow. If you’re willing to bring cookies for the reception, please email Catherine Niessink at
The Membership Committee is excited to host a fun and free potluck lunch for all People’s People on our first Sunday of the church year (September 7). This is a great time to get to connect with one another after the busy summer and celebrate the kickoff of a new church year. You Can [...]
The church needs a team of three or four volunteers to help change the road sign which announces each upcoming sermon title. If we can establish a group of 4 volunteers, the obligation would be for one posting a month, and schedules could be shifted to suit needs of the volunteers. Postings are usually done right after church or early in the week. It [...]
Garage sale season is almost here, but please hold on to your nice, gently used items and save them for the White Elephant room at People’s Church Fine Arts Sale and Holiday Bazaar coming up in November (Saturday, November 22). Decorative and seasonal items, small household goods, jewelry, collectibles, toys, etc. all welcome [...]
At the Wednesday, June 11 Board meeting, the board voted on its officers for the upcoming 2014-15 church year. Here are the results: Co-Presidents: Sally Padley and Darryl Loiacano Vice-President: Megan Reynolds Secretary: Mary Kate Webster Allan Hunt was reappointed to serve as Treasurer.
Suits and Dress Clothes Needed The Center for Transformation, the Prisoner Release Support Group, is collecting dress clothes (suits, white shirts, ties, shoes) for use in job interviews. If you have any suits you could donate, please contact Rick Johnson. Special Collections, 2013-2014 Once again this year the SJCC proposed and the Board agreed to [...]
I grew up in a family that yelled derogatory epithets at the tv when people who were different than us appeared in any program. I always knew that, and all of the other racist acts I witnessed in our culture, were wrong. But I fell victim to the racial training in spite of [...]