Blog (Page 93)

Blog (Page 93)

Missing Hymnals

We seem to be missing several gray hymnals.  If you have any in your possession, please return them to the church office at your earliest convenience.  Thanks!

Baber Halloween Open House

You are invited to the Baber’s Halloween Open House – 7 PM, Friday, 10/27/17 Costumes – Candy – Games – Food & Drink Save the Date at: www.punchbowl.com/partypage/0862d722f3fe52d8 

You took ten, and we thank you!

THANK YOU for taking 10 and completing the Triennial Members Survey. We received 149 responses representing 66% of our members and friends which gives us a pretty good sampling of what the congregation wishes to focus on. The results of the survey will be compiled, presented to the Board for analysis, and within the next few weeks made available to you. Ninety entries to the Alhambra production of The Addams Family were submitted. Who won?  Come to Church this coming…

Nurture Our Beloved Community – Mission Funding Effort Theme for 2018

The Mission Funding Team brainstormed recently to come up with the theme for the Mission Funding Effort which will fund our operating expenses, an expansion of staff hours, and hopefully make a small down payment on our capital needs.  Nurturing UU Church of Jacksonville takes resources and our old standby buzz phrase for this is Time – Talent  – Treasure. The time and talent comes from our members as volunteers and UUCJ employees who help the UUCJ Board manage UUCJ’s…

Spiritual Studies Group for Oct 1

We meet weekly in the Channing Room from 9:30 – 10:30. Topics: Oct 1 -Dan Millman, Peaceful Warrior. Oct 8 Michael Newton Journey of Souls. All are welcome. Leisla Sansom – 904-745-7803.

Healthy Eating Class to resume!

Confused about which oil to use? Coconut? Olive? Canola? Sesame? The list goes on. We will be discussing which fats are healthy and which are not. We will also sample a very healthy snack, (with good fats of course).  Join Lisa and Donna at 12:30 September 24th, in the Fletcher room.

JOURNEY: Building Beloved Community returns with…

UU 101: Back to Our Future A 4-part series with Phillip Baber Oct 15, 22, 29 & Nov 5, 2017 Sundays, 12:30-2:30, Anthony Room, UUCJ Please plan to attend all four classes.  For more information, contact Phillip Baber and to register, contact Lois Hoeft at lbhjax2@comcast.net ~  904.477.8320, or register online at uucj.org/grow.  Childcare available on request by Oct. 5.

Autumnal Equinox / Mabon Potluck Celebration

UUCJ 7:00pm Friday, September 22nd, help us bring in the new season and make some new friends! Bring a covered dish and feast with friends! Walk the Labyrinth and reflect on the fruits of your labor! Bring a musical instrument and rock out at the fire pit! This event is multigenerational and please contact Tyler Burley with any questions.

Walenthorpe Garden & Rock Painting

This Sunday, Alice Shinkos and Hilary Lardin will be leading our Youth (6th-12th grade) in starting a garden as well as painting rocks to decorate the garden or the greater community. Darwin room 1:30pm-2:30pm. Contact Tyler Burley for more information.