Blog (Page 3)

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Congregational Meeting Update

Approximately 55 members and friends of UUCJ attended the virtual Congregational Meeting on December 13. Thank you to all who attended.  Attendees approved the slate of Board Nominees—Nancy Murrey-Settle, Munsell McPhillips and Teri Mitchell were elected to serve three-year terms on the UUCJ Board of Directors.  Thank you!  (You can view their bios on the UUCJ website,…

Check Out the New Members Page

We’ve updated the members’ section on our website into a single page with all of the information clearly organized. Here you can find a new FAQ section, UUCJ policies & procedures, regularly updated announcements, and more! You can find that page by clicking on the “Members” menu tab on the website, or by clicking this link:…

Be Part of Our New Year’s Eve Video

We’re gathering photos and short videos of people in order to create a video greeting for the New Year! If you’d like to be included in the video that will be played during the final service of the year, please send a photo of your smiling face, or a short video of you smiling and waving at the camera to Krystalle at tech@uucj.org by no later than Thursday,…

UUCJ Birthdays

Our only birthday next week is Mike Aiken’s, whose special day is Monday, Dec. 21. Mike has recently been diagnosed as being Covid-19 positive so please send him extra love on his birthday. We hope you recover soon, Mike, and can enjoy your birthday celebration.

Arlington Community Services Update

Let’s close strong—We are close to donating 4500 pounds! We went over 4,000 lbs. last week, and UUCJ-ACS Teamsters delivered 54 lbs. to ACS on Tuesday.  UUCJ’s Special Collection for Arlington Community Services will be going on for the entire month.  Go on the UUCJ website and donate to this Special Collection: https://uucj.org/give Thank you for your extravagant…

Caring Candles

Florie Adiutori’s brother-in-law, Bob Brandt, passed away on Monday, December 7, 2020 in New Jersey.  This has been a very difficult year for Florie and Joe with the loss of three family members and three close friends.  Our condolences go out to Florie and Joe and their family.

Speaker Bio: Rev. Linda Hart Green

The Reverend Linda Hart Green and her husband, Harry Green, retired and moved from New Jersey to Fernandina Beach in 2012 to be near the ocean and in a community with like-minded folks and a lot of interesting history.  Linda is a retired American Baptist minister (and Harry is a retired Unitarian Universalist minister). Linda says she taught him that there is such a…

New Normal Team Update

The New Normal Team wants to update the congregation about plans for the upcoming year.  Although we do not plan to have in person events until May 2021 (utilizing UUA recommendations detailed at https://www.uua.org/safe/pandemics/gathering-guidance and https://www.uua.org/safe/pandemics) there are a lot of virtual activities that you should know about:  Our Sunday…

Happy Birthday!

UUCJ community birthdays to be celebrated this week include David Keel’s on Wed., 12/16, and Bob Irwin’s on Thurs., 12/17. Please give them a call or send a card to let them know they are loved. If we have missed your birthday, we apologize. Please log onto Breeze to add your birthdate to our data base. If you are unable to access Breeze, please contact UUCJ Administrator…

Renew your pledge for 2021!