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July 21 Sermon

 Respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part “Our seventh Principle may be our Unitarian Universalist way of coming to fully embrace something greater than ourselves. The interdependent web—expressed as the spirit of life, the ground of all being, the oneness of all existence, the community-forming power, the process … Continued

OCIM

We can all help stock the O.C.I.M. Food Pantry:  O.C.I.M.  (Orange Congregations in Mission) serves many people in need in Northern Orange County with several important programs:  Meals on Wheels, The Thrift Shop, and Samaritan Relief Ministry Food Pantry). Even if you CAN’T  be a driver for Meals on Wheels, or a volunteer worker in … Continued

Children’s Religious Exploration (RE) Committee Meeting

What:  Children’s Religious Exploration (RE) Committee Meeting.  EVERYONE IS WELCOME! When:   This coming Sunday, July 21, at 9 am Where:  The Children’s RE Room in the church building Agenda:  Discuss and Plan Children’s Programming for the Fall Submitted by Aimee Tattersall, representing Children’s RE on the Ministry Council

TTOWN Dinner Service for July and August

Food service for TTOWN is being offered on July 17 and 24. It is CLOSED on Jul 31 and all of August.  Committee and team meetings will continue on 1st Wednesdays; Ministry and Governance councils meet on 3rd Wednesdays.  Weekly TTOWN food service, programs and childcare will resume beginning September 4.

Special COW – August 4 noon

All members are asked to attended a special Committee of the Whole meeting on Sunday, August 4th after the service. At this meeting, the Governance Council will ask for affirmation of proposed changes to the Articles of Association. Two listening sessions (Town Hall meetings) are being offered on July 10 and July 24 to hear reactions, take input, and … Continued

Second Principle:  Justice Equity and Compassion in all human relations

July 14th Service: Justice, equity, and compassion in human relations points us toward something beyond inherent worth and dignity. It points us to the larger community. It gets at collective responsibility. It reminds us that treating people as human beings is not simply something we do one-on-one, but something that has systemic implications and can inform … Continued

Town Hall about Articles of Association

Wednesday Night July 10 at 7 pm (following dinner at TTOWN), the Governance Council will offer a brief overview of the proposed changes to the Articles of Association and a listening session to hear reactions, take input, and answer questions. It is vital that anyone attending take the time to preview the changes. Click here … Continued

OCIM

We can all help stock the O.C.I.M. Food Pantry:  O.C.I.M.  (Orange Congregations in Mission) serves manypeople in need in Northern Orange County with several important programs: Meals on Wheels, The Thrift Shop, and Samaritan Relief Ministry Food Pantry).  Even if you CAN’T be a driver for Meals on Wheels, or a volunteer worker in The Thrift Shop, each of you CAN contribute food and personal care products to the Food Pantry. … Continued

July 7 2019 Sermon

  Principle #5“ The right of conscience and the use of the democratic process in our congregations and in society at large    “In our religious lives, the democratic process requires trust in the development of each individual conscience—a belief that such development is possible for each of us, as well as a commitment to … Continued

Justice United

Save the Date! Relational Meeting Event Tuesday, July 30, 6:30 – 8:30 PM Hillsborough Presbyterian 104 W Tryon St, Hillsborough Confirm your attendance here Volunteers needed! Please contact organizer Devin Ross at devin@ocjusticeunited.org if you are able to arrive 30 minutes early and to stay 30 minutes afterwards to help set up and clean up.  **Dinner will … Continued