Missing Hymnals

It appears that we are missing several copies of “Singing the Living Tradition,” a.k.a. “The Gray Hymnal.” If you have a UUCJ copy in your possession, please let Phillip know (phillip@uucj.org) and please bring it back to the office at your earliest convenience. Thanks so much!

The 2017 Service Auction is Here!

Join us in the Social Hall after service for fun- and fundraising! Food and drinks and registration will be available immediately after service, and the auction will begin at 12:30pm.

ICARE Celebration

ICARE Justice Ministry Network members:

The Celebration, the final event of the year is Tuesday, May 9 at the Woodlawn Presbyterian Church at 3026 Woodlawn Rd, 32209.   Food is served at 6pm.  The meeting will begin at 7pm.

As a Pacesetter congregation let’s be there to celebrate:

  • ICARE is 20 years old this year – some of the original members will be honored.
  • ICARE has improved life in Jacksonville is many ways which will be highlighted.
  • UUCJ has led the way on the research teams, attendance at the Nehemiah Assembly and supporting Phillip Baber as a co-President of ICARE.  These efforts will be recognized.
  • UUCJ is a strong supporter of the Investment Drive for ICARE.  Bring your checkbook to participate.

Tickets will be available April 30 and May 7 at church.  Let Lois Hoeft (477-8320 or Lbhjax2@comcast.net) know if want to carpool from the church at 5:20 PM.

Walk the Laybrinth

May 7, 10 a.m.

Join us as we mindfully walk the labyrinth before Sunday Service. Celebrate the merry month of May as we spring forward and circle to the center and beyond. All welcomed to experience this sacred journey.

Service Auction Catalog

The time has come! The 2017 Service Auction catalog is available! It is available on the UUCJ Facebook page under “files”, in the e-blast on the the UUCJ website: http://bit.ly/uucjserviceauction

If viewing it online is not the best option for you, limited paper copies will be available this Sunday after service.

Earth Day Celebration

April 23 is our Earth Day celebration hosted by UUCJ’s Green Sanctuary Group! We will feature a choir program during the worship service. Afterward, come down to the Social Hall where there will be displays of the many projects our church manages
to maintain our Green Sanctuary accreditation. We will have a “Smart Trailer” outside and tables inside with info, hand-outs and a drawing for a 1 year Family Membership to Tree Hill Nature Center. Come visit us to learn more about our efforts and what you can do to keep our planet healthy!


Popcorn Theology: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the GalaxyApril 21st @ 6:30pm

Come join us for a viewing of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy! After the movie we will engage in discussion around the movie’s themes and how they relate to our UU faith. This event is multigenerational and pizza will be provided.

Spring Egg Hunt

Sunday, April 16th, immediately following service.  We need eggs! Please donate plastic eggs filled with candy and/or small toys (or other prizes).  We will be hiding them during the service for children ages 0-13 to find.  We need ALOT of eggs as we are inviting the children from the apartments next door to join us.

Parents, please bring a basket or other container for your child to hold their treasures.

Drop eggs in office or give directly to Jennifer Tucker.