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5:30 pm

Church Council

April 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Church Council meets the third Wednesday of the month in Reimer Hall. Pre-ordered dinner at 5:30pm, meeting at 6:00pm.

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6:00 pm

Painting the Stars: Religion, Science, and an Evolving Faith*

April 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
West Wing, 1624 NW 5th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32603 United States

* pre-registered adult small group “When I have a terrible need of – dare I say, 'religion'? – then I go outside at night and paint the stars." -Vincent Van Gogh Painting the Stars explores the promise of evolutionary Christian spirituality. Featuring the writings of over a dozen leading theologians and progressive thinkers, the small group will have as its basic format a 60-90 minute session that includes conversation around the readings (which will be distributed in advance), a 20-minute video presentation, and guided discussion. * pre-registered adult small group Leader: Shelly Wilson Dates: Wednesdays, Mar 29, Apr 5, 12, 19, and 26 Time: 6:00-7:30pm Place: UCG West Wing Limit: 15 participants

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7:00 pm

Live Oak Sangha*

April 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sanctuary, 1624 NW 5th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32603 United States

*pre-registered adult small group A Sangha is a community that lives and practices in harmony and awareness. We are guided, supported, and encouraged by the Dharma teachings of the Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh. Our practice is the cultivation of mindfulness, out of which arises understanding, joy, compassion, and transformation. As a Sangha, our practice is made up of many elements such as listening to the bell, walking meditation, smiling, embracing our suffering, mindful breathing, sitting meditation, and singing. If you would like to join us on Wednesday evenings, all that we ask is that you have some familiarity with Thich Nhat Hanh (perhaps have read one of his many books) and be truly interested in mindfulness practice. And if you decide to join us, we hope you will come to find and enjoy safe refuge in this humble and noble Sangha.

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7:30 pm

Love a Good Mystery Book Club*

April 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Home of Jeanne Moberly,

*pre-registered adult small group Mystery lovers can now can get their fix and share the experience with others in a book club that began Fall of 2015 and continues strong. Group members determine the book choices by group consensus. We may also choose to make use of themes such as selections from a single author or series, classical mysteries, as well as more contemporary, contrasting central characters. Limit: Up to 3 new members

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