News for Dec 28, 2021


This Sun, Jan 2: Zoom service

Happy fourth day of Christmas (and happy new year on Friday)! Join us on Zoom this Sunday at 10 am. Rev. Polly will preach on “The Four Assurances,” and we'll have a Giving Sunday collection for Abundant Grace Coastside Worker. Join us on Zoom a few minutes before 10 am.


Recent sermons

Check out our YouTube page to see recent sermons by MK Nelson, Rev. Polly, and others.


Upcoming events • Worship and Arts committee: Wed, Jan 5 (7 pm), Zoom All are welcome to help us plan worship. • Next in-person service: Sun, Jan 9 (10 am)

Roy Gesley will facilitate a panel on grief.

• Wednesday discussion group: Jan 12 (7 pm), Zoom

We'll meet for a discussion of new year’s resolutions and how to keep them (or not).

• Taizé service: Fri, Jan 14 (7:30 pm), in person

• Book group: Sun, Jan 23 (7 pm), Zoom We'll meet to discuss chapter 4 of “Web of Meaning,” on the patterns of the universe.


Links and resources

• Rest in peace to Archbishop Desmond Tutu, who died at age 90

• Seven levels of “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

• “O Come All Ye Faithful” on a train (via Jane)

• Thanks to to those who wrapped gifts for Home & Hope — Sammy, Jim, and Marilyn — and to all you who support them throughout the year.


Quote of the week

“Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you.”

—Anne Lamott


Weekly online events

• Women's group: Mondays at 1 pm

Usually on Zoom; third Mondays at Fiero Caffe

• Meditation: Wednesdays at 7:30 am

In person at the church building

• Worship service: Sundays at 10 am

Usually on Zoom