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Sunday, October 21, 2018

Deckers Events

Sun., Nov. 18  Chora Nova performs The Messiah, at 4 pm in the Sanctuary. Potluck dinner at Joe and Ann Jensen’s afterwards

Sat., Dec. 15 
Annual Christmas party at Bob and Kathy Helliesen’s

Fri., Jan. 4, 12 pm Oakland Museum,

Charles and Ray Eames exhibit

Details will be forthcoming.

The Deckers is a fellowship group of folks mainly in their 60s-70s. All are welcome!

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Parent Group for Sharing and Support

This Sun., Oct. 21, 11:45 am–1 pm, there will be a Parent Group for Sharing and Support, facilitated by Rachel Bauman in the Pillar Room. This gathering is inspired by the parent workshops on Compassionate Communication we had last spring, and the longing for on-going peer sharing and feedback voiced by parents at the workshops. This event is sponsored by Family, Children and Youth Ministry (FamChY). All are welcome ­— prior attendance at the workshops is not required.

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FCCB Book Group

The FCCB Book Group is meeting on the following Fridays at 10 am. All are welcome, even if you haven’t read the book!

Oct. 19. Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather at Jonell Lucas’ home (62 Arlington Court, Kensington). RSVP to Jonell at

Nov. 16. The Hare with the Amber Eyes by Edmund de Waal. Meeting place TBD.

Dec. 14. The Ghost Writer by Phillip Roth. Meeting place TBD.

For more information, contact Katie Brookes (

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Birthday Potluck at Coffee Hour

Everyone is invited to bring food to share during coffee hour once or twice during your birthday month or any Sunday you have extra to share! Bring bread, fruit, cheese, hard-boiled eggs, homemade treats or anything at all! Please put your offering on the table before church prepped and ready to serve. Include an ingredient list for homemade items, if you can. October folks, you still have a chance; November folks — get ready!