People’s Church has an informal camping trip each summer. This summer it will be August 1st-3rd at Van Buren State Park. We camp Friday and Saturday nights, generally swim on Saturday afternoon and have a potluck Saturday evening. We usually have 40-60 people gathering and playing. As of this writing there was one [...]
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.
The Study Group will next be meeting on Monday, September 22nd, at 7:30, in “The Den” at the Fountains. The Study Group has read a variety of books related to religion and philosophical issues, broadly defined, over the last several years, including Thomas Merton, a Harvard philosopher’s book on justice, popular science books [...]
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 [...]
The church’s summer services will begin on Sunday, June 15, and will use the format used in the past–with gathering in Room 19 at 10 a.m. for a more informal, participatory worship hour. The services will have a theme of elucidating individuals’ spiritual and ethical beliefs and practices. We hope that the people [...]
The Search Committee is now complete! On Sunday, March 30, the congregation elected the following members to serve on the Search Committee. Zoe Valette Marj Lightner Dyrk Hamilton Jeme Baker Rochelle Habeck-Hunt Read more about them here. This past Sunday, April 27, it was announced [...]