Toy Collection for Adoptees

IT IS TIME TO COLLECT NEW TOYS, BOOKS ETC. FOR CHILDREN WHO ARE BEING ADOPTED. We work with ORANGE COUNTY SOCIAL SERVICES each year and give children at their signing ceremony something to have for their very own.  We are the only group who does this donation so it is very much appreciated. Our date […]

Easter Flowers

Donate Easter flowers to enhance our Easter Services. Make a donation “in memory of” or “in honor of” a loved one(s). $15 each. These names will be acknowledged in our Easter Worship Guide. You may order in the church office or by using this form and placing your donation in the church offering or by […]

Finding Your Power: Listening for Healing

Because she had heard about Jesus, she came up behind him in the crowd and touched his clothes. She was thinking, If I can just touch his clothes, I’ll be healed.       – Mark 5: 24-34 Prayer as a spiritual practice may come easily for you and maybe it doesn’t. Even the most devout among […]

Easter Egg Hunt and All-church BBQ

Palm Sunday, March 25 Please join us @ 11:00 AM for our annual Easter egg hunt. We meet on the playground immediately after worship.  Following the egg hunt will be a barbecue picnic lunch with a freewill donation.  Bring your baskets for gathering up the eggs and a blanket or chairs for the picnic lunch. […]

Finding a Word: Listening to the Texts

Wisdom shouts in the street; in the public square she raises her voice. Above the noisy crowd, she calls out. At the entrances of the city gates, she has her say: “How long will you clueless people love your naïveté, mockers hold their mocking dear, and fools hate knowledge? You should respond when I correct […]

Finding Your Breath: Listening to our Bodies

Likewise the Spirit helps us in our weakness; for we do not know how to pray as we ought, but that very Spirit intercedes with sighs too deep for words. – Romans 8: 26-30; 38-39 Our sacred texts connect the breath of God with our own aliveness–God blew breath into us at creation and we continue to […]

All Church Retreat

Just the Facts: Arrive on Friday after 4 pm; dinner will be served at 7 pm on Friday, and kept on warmers until 8 pm. We must be out of rooms by 9 am and depart camp by 11 am Sunday morning 5 meals cooked for you (dinner Friday, all meals on Saturday, and breakfast […]

Listen…Finding Your Cave: Listening Spaces

…he went into a cave and spent the night… The Lord said, “Go out and stand at the mountain before the Lord. The Lord is passing by.” A very strong wind tore through the mountains and broke apart the stones before the Lord. But the Lord wasn’t in the wind. After the wind, there was […]

Listen – Ash Wednesday

“Look, I’ll pour out my spirit on you. I’ll reveal my words to you.” – Wisdom (from Proverbs) Have you ever misplaced your phone–which is on vibrate of course–and then asked someone to call it? We get really still and really quiet. Our ears perk up in all directions in order to be ready to […]

Help Survivors of California Fires and Mudslides

Adult Work Team Information Meeting: Sunday, February 11 11:15 AM in Room 8/9 With all the local fires and mudslides that have tragically hit California this past year, we are preparing a plan to send several work teams, 2-5 days, to help bring encouragement and hope by helping cleanup rebuild their homes and lives to […]