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Second Sunday Sandwiches

Sun., Dec. 11, 9 amCloister Spread holiday cheer (and peanut butter and jam) as Second Sunday Sandwiches makes 50 bag lunches for our unhoused neighbors. Please be sure to deliver the good wishes as you head home or to your afternoon activities.SPECIAL NEWS: In January we’ll gather on the 3rd Sunday of the month (Jan. 15) as part of our …

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Learning to Pray/Trying New Ways to Pray: A Six-Week Zoom Series

Mondays, 7 – 8:30 pm, beginning Jan. 9 – Feb. 13, 2023 on Zoom Do you have a desire to have a regular prayer life but you don’t know how to start?Have you quit praying because your former way of praying doesn’t work for you anymore?Do you pray but sometimes wonder if it’s “doing” anything or if it’s worth it?Do …

Did You Know…?

…that Rev. Dr. Diane Weible, our United Church of Christ’s Northern California Nevada Conference Minister, will be transitioning from her role as of Dec. 31? Read her announcement here. Our church community is deeply grateful for her leadership and faithful service these past seven years and sends her our well wishes and love for this next chapter in her life. …

Blue Christmas Service

Tues., Dec. 20, 7 pm on the Chancel in the Sanctuary You are invited to a Blue Christmas service, which gives us room to acknowledge grief, overwhelm, loneliness, and other feelings that don’t ordinarily fit into the season of cheer. It will include prayers (silent, written, spoken), Scripture, music, and healing rituals.