Announcements

 

New Music Director at The Table

Posted October 18th, 2017 in in Announcement, Music

The Table: United Church of Christ of La Mesa is pleased to announce our new Music Director! Please join us in welcoming Jim Tompkins-MacLaine. Jim began his formal musical education at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, studying choral conducting and vocal performance. He then attended Arizona State University, where he co-founded the jazz vocal program. Jim has a master’s degree in Music History from San…

Pilgrim Pines Worship

Posted October 10th, 2017 in in Announcement, Pilgrim Pines Family Camp, Worship

Pilgrim Pines Family Camp Camp Worship – October 22 9:30 AM at Vesper Point   Our Youth will lead Worship at 9:30 am on Sunday Morning, Oct 22, come to Vesper Point Sing, pray, and enjoy their creativity Each Child has special gifts Communion   Don’t leave camp early!! Stay and Worship with us.     Communion at Pilgrim Pines (355…

Partnership Picnic – October 29

Posted October 4th, 2017 in in Announcement, Partnership

Sunday, October 29th • 1:00 pm The UCC churches in the San Diego Partnership will gather for a picnic! See old friends, make new friends. Potluck Lunch Last name starting with A-H ~ bring a main dish I-R ~ bring a side dish S-Z ~ bring a dessert Beverages and paper products provided Bring a chair or blanket if you…

Trading Places – New UCC Video

Posted January 18th, 2017 in in Message from the Pastor, Social Justice, Witness

Dear Friends, We are releasing an important new United Church of Christ video titled, “Trading Places”. If you listen to most news cycles or political speeches of late, you would be left with the clear impression that people of different faiths not only hate each other, but they do so because their faith leaves them no other option. We want…

We Are Called to Be The Church (University City United Church)

Posted September 30th, 2016 in in Uncategorized

 We Are Called to Be The Church Tuesday, October 25, 6:30pm University City United Church (2877 Governor Dr., San Diego, CA 92122) Join your San Diego UCC Partnership Friends for an evening of inspiration and call to action. Hear Rev. Iona Dickinson share her passion for social justice work as part of her call to Christian ministry. Participate in a…

Ash Wednesday Liturgy

Posted February 11th, 2016 in in Worship

This liturgy was planned by Paul Vasile and the clergy of the San Diego Partnership of UCC Churches for our 2016 Ash Wednesday service held at Pioneer Ocean View Church.   February 10, 2016   Prelude Piano selections    Words of Welcome  Words of welcome   Invitation to the Lenten Journey  This is from another liturgy. The Berry poem is…

Support Syrian Refugees

Posted September 15th, 2015 in in Witness

What can we do to support Syrian Refugees today? Gifts can be made here to Global Ministries, to start. Send a letter urging President Obama to take more Syrian refugees than the projected 15,000 for FY 2016.  To deepen your help, read on. Thanks to Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services, we have some suggestions. We are sharing their recommendations, below. Background:…

Central American Refugee Crisis: Guiding Scriptures

Posted July 16th, 2014 in in Witness

As we consider how we are called to respond to the unprecedented numbers of children crossing our borders, how might the Scriptures be guiding us? You are invited to consider the texts below in prayer. “Truly I say to you, to the extent that you did not do it to one of the least of these, you did not do…

Sign the Petition: Central American Refugee Crisis

Posted July 16th, 2014 in in Witness

We encourage you to consider signing this petition, which calls on our elected officials to do the following: As people of faith, we call on you to address the magnitude and urgency of the humanitarian crisis of migrant children, by taking the following immediate and appropriate actions: Increase funds for the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) to adequately serve these…

Central American Refugee Crisis

Posted July 11th, 2014 in in Witness

Our congregation’s vision is to be and to be known as an extravagantly welcoming, theologically progressive, justice and service committed, youth engaging congregation in East County San Diego. A dire situation has arisen in our San Diego community. Many members of our congregation have encouraged us to prayerfully consider how we might respond. The following is a summary of where we…