Blog Archive

October 2023


Sunday, October 29 – “Truth and Repair”

View this recorded version of Sunday’s Sermon from October 29, 2023. Bible Verses Psalm 51: 1-6 and 10-13; Matthew 5:21-26 Reflection/Sermon: “Truth and Repair” Sermon by UCC Central Pacific Conference Minister Rev. Tyler Connoley (see video above).

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10/25/23: Workshop & Quarterly Meeting

Last Saturday, 25 of us met with Karen for her final time with us as consultant. Karen has led us ably through some hard times and we are emerging stronger and more healthy than ever! Karen’s report to us will be in the Quarterly Meeting Packet attached to your Saturday Zoom Link email. She will »

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Sunday, October 22 – “Get Here if You Can!”

View this recorded version of Sunday’s Sermon from October 22, 2023. Bible Verses Exodus 33: 12-23 Reflection/Sermon: “I Don’t Care How You Get Here, Just Get Here if You Can!” Sermon by Rev. Dr. Karen McClintock (see video above).

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10/18/23: Communication Workshop

Plan to come: Church-wide Communication Workshop: “Creating New Opportunities”  on October 21, 9:00 am – 1 pm, in the Social Hall, with morning snacks at 8:30 am, workshop beginning at 9 am. Karen McClintock will wind up her time with us as Consultant, as we prepare to find, welcome and support a new pastor. Karen’s »

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Sunday, October 15 – “American Idol”

View this recorded version of Sunday’s Sermon from October 15, 2023. Bible Verses Exodus (32: 1-14) 32:1-6 Reflection/Sermon: “American Idol” Sermon by Rev. Dr. Fred Grewe (see video above). Podcast: Listen to a podcast version of this sermon on Pastor Fred Grewe’s “Meditations for Misfits” website. Visit: FredGrewe.com.

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10/11/23: Quarterly Meeting

There will be 2 big votes at our Oct 29th Quarterly Meeting: #1. We will vote on the final budget. This budget is fully funded with pledges being within 1% of our goal–a huge HOORAY for us!!! You stepped up to the plate, filling the gap, raising pledging by 20%. That was a big ask—and »

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Sunday, October 8 – “Rules for the Road”

View this recorded version of Sunday’s Sermon from October 8, 2023. Bible Verses Exodus 20:1-20 (the Ten Commandments) Reflection/Sermon: “Rules for the Road” Sermon by Rev. Dr. Fred Grewe (see video above). Podcast: Listen to a podcast version of this sermon on Pastor Fred Grewe’s “Meditations for Misfits” website. Visit: FredGrewe.com.

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10/4/23: New Staff

So last week, we shed a tear while saying goodbye to our beloved Tege (who will be back, just not as staff). Now it is time to cheer Halelujia for 2 new staff people!! You may have already met Casey Busch, who has been working hard to mount the learning curve to being our next »

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Sunday, October 1 – “Is God With Us?”

View this recorded version of Sunday’s Sermon from October 1, 2023. Bible Verses Exodus 17:1-7 and Matthew 21:23-32 Reflection/Sermon: “Is God With Us?” Sermon by Rev. Dr. Fred Grewe (see video above). Podcast: Listen to a podcast version of this sermon on Pastor Fred Grewe’s “Meditations for Misfits” website. Visit: FredGrewe.com.

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