Updated Membership Directory Link

Some of you have been having problems logging onto the online directory. The problem appears to be that the link you are using to log on has become corrupted. If you have saved the link as a bookmark, you need to delete it. Use this link instead:


Once you have signed in again and found everything to be working, you can save the web address and bookmark it. Sorry for the problem and inconvenience.

Administrator’s Note

Please remember that UUCJ does not reimburse for taxes as we are tax exempt.  Please use one of our Tax Exempt forms for your UUCJ purchases.  For reimbursement, please fill out a check request form located in the church office, and have Committee Chair sign off. If the Committee Chair is the one requesting the check, you will need to get a second signature before submission.  Also, please use the proper fund code for your expenses (freq. used codes are located on the back of the form.  If in doubt, please ask the administrator or bookkeeper. Please place your check requests in the BOOKKEEPER inbox, and allow up to 2 weeks for processing.  Thank you!

Service Auction May 20th

Do you have a special talent or skill you would like to share or service you could provide? Turn your time and talent into treasure for our beloved community. Submit if for the the 2018 Service Auction!

Submissions can be any special skill or service you would like to offer to others in our community! Be creative! If you need ideas or clarification, contact the Fundraising Committee. Submit your donation by May 9th, 2017.

Service auction donation forms are available in 4 ways:

  1. Fill out on line at the UUCJ website:   http://uucj.org/service-auction-donation/
  2. Download the donation form from our Facebook group page (under “Files”).
  3. Grab a hard copy from the church office or greeters table outside the church; also in social hall (look on the bulletin board).
  4. Contact Darlene Larsen ([email protected]) to have a form emailed or mailed directly to you.

Playing with Ideas

Upcoming Topics:

  • 4/22:  “Welcome to Class” – Jack Martin, writer
  • 4/29: The Electoral College – Pam Edwards-Roine

Playing with Ideas meets every Sunday morning, from 9:30-10:30 in the Anthony Room.

Women of All Ages: April 26

Women of All Ages meets Thursday, April 26, in the Anthony Room at 6 pm. Come join us to build friendships and enjoy stimulating conversation. All UUCJ women are invited. Contact Joyce Milford 249-2403 or Paige Slade at 223-8418.  Repeats every two weeks until further notice.

Spiritual Studies

Spiritual Studies meets weekly in the Channing Room from 9:30 – 10:30.


  • Apr 22: Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
  • April 29: Steven Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

All are welcome. No prep or homework needed!!! Leisla Sansom

Caring Candles

Alice Ricker came home to her apartment last week. Her sister, Susan, is staying with her. Her address is 1045 Oak St., Apt. 512, Jacksonville, FL 32204.  Her phone number is (904) 228-6584.  Alice wants to thank everyone for the cards, calls and visits.

Afesa Adams is now home and reunited with her dog, Paris. She has two nurses and daily visits from her family. She wants to let everyone know that that she is enjoying getting cards!

Women of All Ages: April 12

Women of All Ages meet Thursday, April 12, in the Anthony Room at 6:00 pm.

Join in to build friendships and enjoy intelligent conversation. All UUCJ Women are invited. Contact Joyce Milford at 249-2403 or Paige Slade at 223-8418.

Show up for Justice in Jacksonville!

The ICARE (Interfaith Coalition for Action, Reconciliation and Empowerment) Nehemiah Assembly:

Monday, April 23 at 7pm (Registration begins at 6:15)
Abyssinia Baptist Church
10325 Interstate Drive, 32218

The bus from UUCJ will leave at 5:45 PM. Sign up with Lois Hoeft at Social Hour or [email protected] or 904-477-8320.

An Invitation from the Sikh Society

The Sikh Society of NE Florida has extended an invitation to our congregation to attend their Vaisakhi festival service:

Sunday, April 15th @9:30am
Gurudwara Sahib
6019 E Morrow St
Jacksonville, FL 32217

Program for April 15, 2018:
• 9:30 AM Breakfast
• 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM Recital of Gurbani and singing of hymns in the praise of God
• 12:30 PM Ardaas (Sikh prayer for peace, universal brotherhood & prosperity to the God) followed by Hukamnama (Guru’s words of wisdom for the day) and Karah Prasad (offerings)
• 12:45 PM Guru Ka Langar (Blessed Vegetarian Lunch, a symbol of Equality)

Learn more about the Vaisakhi festival here: http://www.sikhismguide.org/vaisakhi.php

Find out more about the Sikh Society of NE Florida: http://www.jaxgurudwara.org/