News for May 10, 2022
Join us on Zoom this Sunday at 10 am. We'll be joined by guest preacher Rev. Dr. Arthur Lawrence Cribbs, Jr. He is the interim senior pastor of Little River UCC in Annandale, VA. Previously, Dr. Cribbs was pastor of the Los Angeles Filipino American UCC. He also served as the executive director of Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity, which focuses on immigrant rights and criminal justice reform. He recently retired after 21 years as the ethics instructor for the California Department of Justice Executive Development Course in Peace Officer Standards and Training. Join us on Zoom.
Upcoming events • Discussion Group: Wed, May 11 (7 pm), Zoom
We'll talk about Daniel 14 (Bel and the Dragon)
• Taize service: Fri, May 13 (7:30 pm), in person
We return to our regular monthly schedule. Poetry by W.H. Auden.
• Worship & Arts: Wed, May 18 (7 pm), Zoom
Date change! (Previously scheduled for May 15.)
• Church picnic: Sun, Jun 5 (11 am–2 pm)
Butch will host this outdoor service and potluck in his backyard redwood grove.
• Lynne Shafsky memorial: Sat, Aug 6, (1:30 pm)
Join us in person to celebrate Lynne's life.
Women's retreat planning
Let’s do it! We'll return to our annual Pacific Grove women’s retreat. The proposed date is Labor Day weekend (Sep 2-4 with an optional extension to Mon, Sep 5). We’ll try to finalize the date in the next few weeks. Tell Polly if you want to come to a retreat but can’t make Labor Day weekend.
Links and resources • “Ngokujabula!” from Dan Forrest’s Jubilate Deo (Psalm 100:1-3, Zulu)
• UC Berkeley falcons webcam; three eggs hatched!
Quote of the week
“My experience is what I agree to attend to.”
• Women's group: Mondays at 1 pm
Usually on Zoom; third Mondays at church
• Meditation group: Wednesdays at 7:30 am
In person at the church building
• Sunday worship: 10 am
In person or on Zoom — see the newsletter or this site for updates
Image: The Rev. Dr. Art Cribbs