What's happening at the UUCG?
July 10th - July 16th, 2018
Tues. July 10th, 2018 - Changing Systems, Changing Ourselves class
Our next session of the class will be on July 10th from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Plymouth Congregational Church, 916 W. Prospect Road, Ft. Collins, CO. In the Fireside Room. The topic will be The Accompaniment Model: Philosophy and Best Practices.
We hope you'll all be able to join us to learn and discuss! If you weren't able to join us for the first session, you can still join in. Just watch the first session, if you haven't already, using the link below, or just come and see what it's all about!
To watch the session ahead of time, or to watch the first session, and to see the "homework," please use the link below.
member ISAAC steering committee
Sat. July 14th - Board Meeting at UUCG 3pm
Sun. July 15th- “Annual Picnic with Namaqua”
Mark your calendars for July 15th. It's the ANNUAL UUCG and NAMAQUA PICNIC. It will be taking place at UUCG at 10 am, the service will be about 20 min, then we can share a bite. Please bring a dish to share. The service will be directed by Reverend Laurel Liefert and our soon to be minister, Reverend Aaron Norris. After the picnic around 12pm, there will be a special coffee meet and greet for UUCG members and friends to begin to get to know Reverend Norris who will be taking the pulpit in September.
R.E.: NO R.E.
Scrip Card Special Order
We are preparing to send out a special order form scrip, if you are interested and would like to place an order, you can get a special order form from Margaret During office hours, or you can get an order from after 10am serviceon Sunday or by requesting a scanned copy be emailed to you from Margaret in the office. COMPLETED ORDER FORMS DUE DATE July 15th, 2018. If you have any questions please ask Josette Schaffer or Sharlene Meydel. Thank you!
Chalice Arts / Judith Meyers Art
If you have personal art works of Judith Meyers, and are willing to have them in display. Please check in with Kristina Bain, Diana Culver, or Sharlene Meydell, and make plans to bring the art to UUCG, for Saturday July 28th, 2018. The art will be displayed in the Sanctuary for August and September, 2018. Thank You!
Other News and Reminders
Social Justice NOTICE:
HOMELESS DONATIONS ARE STILL NEEDED! The Social Justice Groupwill not be meeting in the summer but will continue The Bare Necessities Project by collecting clothes for the Greeley Clothing Bank. If you have any questions please contact Hollis Berendt at firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you for your donations!
Have you Noticed Our (2) Blue Recycling Bins in the Church? One is located by the North Entrance under our information station. The other is located in the Barbara Bowles Room by the East entrance.
Fresh Farm Eggs For Sale
Kathy Vaughn owns "Happy Chickens" Laying Fresh Farm Eggs! Those eggs can be found in the Fridge at the UUCG for $3.00 a carton. There is an envelope provided for your convenience!
Please recycle your egg cartons by leaving them on top of the fridge..any cartons you might have. Thank You!!
Host Families Needed
The Chapter of the Americas is sponsoring 9 teachers from Brazil so they can improve their English and teaching skills, while attending Aims Community College. If you would like to host in your home for two weeks in July, please contact Carol Brickley at 970-590-2132 or email email@example.com.
The coffee is in! Anyone interested in buying a bag of Equal Exchange Whole Bean Coffee Labeled: Mind Body & Soul can now be purchased for $7.00 a bag, to help benefit the UUSC. Contact Kathy Vaughn to make a purchase or for more details.
Looking for inspiration?
The UUA has created Braver/Wiser a weekly message for those who would like to sign up for the Braver/Wiser weekly email. Simply go to their website: www.uua.or/braverwiser and enter your information. From the website:
"Life is full of hard edges and complicated choices. Braver/Wiser gives you weekly message of courage and compassion for life as it is. Every Wednesday we deliver an original written reflection by a contemporary religious leader, and brief prayer, grounded in Unitarian Universalism."
Raspberries are ready to be picked. Please come and pick to your hearts content. The whole north side of our home is raspberries. No need to call, just come and pick. Bring your friends, children and grandchildren.
Hollis and Tim
NEW Church Ofc. Hours : Mon, 10 am - 12 pm
Tues 10 am - 12 am
Fridays 1 pm - 2 pm
NEW OFFICE HOURS EFFECTIVE JUNE 2018.
If you have an announcement or corrections you would like to see in our weekly announcements, please email Margaret at firstname.lastname@example.org by10 am on the Tuesday you wish to see the announcement in!