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THIS SUNDAY

11:00 a.m. Online Zoom Worship Service


Worship Service
Speaker: Peter Racine

This Sunday we will be hosting our worship service and coffee hour on Zoom. Here are the details:

Worship Service & Coffee Hour: August 9, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
Meeting urlhttps://bit.ly/uucj-virtual-service
Meeting ID: 946 0535 3073
Password: 030776
Phone: (646) 558-8656 and enter meeting ID and password when prompted

We will also be streaming live on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/uujax.org/

UUCJ Women of All Ages meet via Zoom on the second and fourth Mondays of each month at 5:30 pm. All UUCJ women are invited. To receive an invitation, email your name, email address, and phone number to Joyce Milford (thumprm@gmail.com) with the title “UUCJ Women.” Our next meeting is Monday August 10 at 5:30. Hope to hear from you. 
BOOKS AT 7, SECOND THURSDAY
Plan to join this casual book club to talk about what you're reading and share conversations with other readers!  Join the Second Thursday book group at 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 13 via Zoom. Allen Tilley leads  this group and participants discuss the books that interest them. If other people get interested in reading one of the books too, they will be able to plan to read it and discuss it at the next meeting in a breakout group. Several people are reading The Lincoln Conspiracy by Brad Melzer, and we will be discussing at the August gathering. This group continues to be small, but the conversation is delightful! Here is the Zoom info:

Zoom linkhttps://bit.ly/booksat7
Phone: (301) 715-859
Meeting ID: 912 1369 8777



FIRST MONDAY DAYTIME BOOK BLUB
The book club will meet on Tuesday, Sept. 8 (due to the Labor Day holiday), at 1:00 PM. We will discuss So You Want to Talk about Race, by Ojeoma Oluo. The discussion will be led by Linda Plummer, who has been facilitating discussions of this book with other groups. Please email Barbara Robinson at bjr2447@gmail.com for your Zoom invitation link.
Spiritual Studies meets every Sunday morning by Zoom from 9:30 am to 10:45 am. This is a drop in discussion group facilitated by David Seiken, MA Transpersonal Counseling Psychology.  No commitment required. No homework. We discuss various perspectives on Spiritual and Personal Growth. We also share what is going on in our lives and our personal strategies and Spiritual practices for surviving and thriving in this world. All voices are equal.

To participate just contact David at davidseiken@yahoo.com and he will send you a Zoom invite.

Join the Playing with Ideas group via Zoom every Sunday 9:30-10:45 a.m. 

Zoom Link: https://bit.ly/playingwithideas
Phone: (301) 715-8592
Meeting ID: 826 5797 4162
Password: 427026 


This week's topic: Joe Warner will present The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Jacksonville

Looking for the member directory? Event Zoom information? Your contribution data? Or do you need to update your contact info?

You can do all that and more in our Breeze church management system. You can access Breeze using the links below, or by finding the link on our website under “Members.” Take a look at your profile and see if your info is accurate. You can update your email address, phone number, address, and add your birthday. Let us know if your profile is missing any family members or children. 

If you're a member and don't have a login for Breeze, contact the Church Administrator at admin@uucj.org.
Please consider increasing your 2020 pledge to make up for our current budget shortfall. You may increase your pledge by calling the church office at (904) 725-8133 and leaving a message for Virginia or emailing her at admin@uucj.org.  

For a one-time gift click on the button below to donate on our website, call Virginia to make a credit card payment over the phone, or send a check to UUCJ at the address below:


7405 Arlington Expressway
Jacksonville, FL 32211

Thank you for your continued generosity during this time. 
 
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A Message from the Caring Committee

Messages from the Care Committee: (Janine Leland, Barbara Robinson, Pamela Bulley, Donna Janesky, Paige Slade, Florie Auditori, Lois Hoeft, and Cheryl Anthony).

  1. Please let the Caring Committee know of any illnesses by contacting Janine leland.
  2. If you need help with Zoom or other technical issues, contact Donna Janesky and she will put you in touch with members of the church who have this expertise.
  3. If you need help at this time due to physical limitations or other reasons, please let us know so we can advise the church community and try and obtain this help.
  4. This is hurricane season, and we may have church members at risk for evacuation. If you could provide shelter to someone for a few days, please let us know so we can be prepared to help.
  5. We would love to know the month of your birthday. Please advise Tina at tina@uucj.org or edit within your Breeze profile.
  6. Be sure to check out uucp.org  web site for information about our church community and its members on Breeze.
  7. Remember, Zoom is available for free for 40 minutes.
  8. We do have access to a minister who will provide assistance as needed.

Help needed:
Alice Shinkos has requested some help caring for her yard and garden since her auto accident. It would involve some cutting back overgrown areas and perhaps some weeding. She lives in Oceanway.



 

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