Get your “Good News” newsletter for March-April 2024 here! In this issue: Pastor’s Prose: Depending on others in time of need Mar. 24: Palm Sunday Mar. 28-30: Holy Week (Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday) Mar. 31:  Easter service and egg hunt Apr. 7: Dinner at the Shelter TBA:  “The Good Book” book study Mission & Outreach: A focus on food Lessons from our Sunday School children: Love Repair & refresh around the church – also see here Leadership Team 2024 goals and more! Please send articles and photos for May-June issue by April 26 to the Newsletter Coordinator.  Read More →

By Darcy Foster, Trustees Chair Our Trustees are responsible for managing the use and condition of our church property.  With a 135-year-old facility, there is always something that needs to be repaired! At the end of 2023, we updated the list of things that needed to be done, and have been working with volunteers and skilled workers (including a team from one of our AA groups) to do the repairs.  At this pace, almost everything on this list will soon be done!  We will then move on to the next group of projects. If you can help with any of the remaining projects, please letRead More →

Our Mission Team is coordinating our support for a family who lost everything in a fire that devastated their apartment building in Hollister on Saturday, January 6, 2024.    The family of three includes a mother, father, and a toddler son.  The mother received burns in the fire and is now being treated with skin grafts; she’s expected to be in the hospital 4 to 6 more weeks.  A friend of the family is helping watch the son while the mother is in the hospital.  See more about the fire in this KION online article. If you can donate clothing and/or gift cards, please bringRead More →

Get your “Good News” newsletter for January-February 2024 here! In this issue: Pastor’s Prose: What is important in 2024? Jan. 4: Book study begins, “Grace Can Lead Us Home” by Kevin Nye Jan. 14:  Leadership Team meets to set 2024 goals Feb. 14: Ash Wednesday service begins Lent Mission & Outreach: 2023 growth, looking ahead to 2024 Lessons from our Sunday School children Leadership Team for 2024 and more! Please send articles and photos for March-April issue by February 26 to the Newsletter Coordinator.  Read More →