Blog (Page 54)

Blog (Page 54)

2019 Bylaws

The Bylaws amended during the 2018 Congregational Meeting have been uploaded to the website. You can find the updated Bylaws on our governance page here: https://uucj.org/governance/

Special Collection: Arlington Community Services

Thanks to the efforts of Carlos Fratecelli we collect canned goods and other nonperishables for the Food Pantry at Arlington Community Services throughout the year. . It has been our tradition to collect money in December to support the additional work of this outstanding Arlington charity which…

Clothes Closet Outreach

Unfortunately, I will no longer be able to carry on this outreach program in 2019 due to health reasons. I have been doing it for the past two years, and it has been very successful, with over a ton of donations in 2017, and close to that this year. So- if you are interested in taking it over or perhaps sharing the duties with others, let me know. Duties consist of…

Caring Candles

Barbara Parkinson is now home after being released from Mayo about a week and a half ago. She is very glad to be home with her family after being discharged over a month earlier than originally planned.

Guest at Your Table

We are in the last two weeks of our UUSC campaign, so fill up those coin boxes and/or write your checks soon for this global quest for human rights. Bring your coin box on Dec. 23rd or Christmas Eve and place it under our holiday tree. If you’re leaving town, you can bring it this week or at the end of the month. Helpful reminders: Place some tape on the bottom of your…

Special Collections Committee: 2019 Non-Profits

The Special Collections Committee is currently determining the non-profits for the 2019 calendar year.  We are seeking input from the congregation of possible agencies that may benefit from our donations.  The guidelines for selection include-  recipient must qualifies as a legitimate non-profit;…

Greening of The Sanctuary

Join us for the Annual Greening of the Sanctuary on Saturday, December 1st at 1:00pm, as we ring in the season. We’ll make wreathes and other decorations, as we eat sweets and listen to festive music. Bring clippings: pine, magnolia, holly, or evergreen bushes.

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