This Sunday, January 21, the Rev. Dr. Powell Jackson will be our guest preacher for both services, will lead a seminar between the services on the subject of “Anti-racism Work by the Congregation: Struggles and Opportunities for Doing Justice in Our Time.” She will also be meeting with the leaders of the Youth Groups, Racial Justice Committee and Social Justice Committee for a lunch after the second service. Join us for a special opportunity to hear this important leader for justice!
This Sunday at UCG
8:15am – Chapel Open for Silent Meditation
9:00am – 12:30pm – Nursery & Toddler Care
9:15am & 11:15am – Worship – Rev. Dr. Bernice Powell Jackson
10:15am – YU & MST – (Attending Seminar with Rev. Bernice Powell Jackson)
10:20am – Adult Seminar with Rev. Powell Jackson
12:30pm – Luncheon with Rev. Powell Jackson
United Tribes, Sunday, January 21 – The board of children’s ministries will host the children’s story this morning and will teach the kids all about one of our social justice programs at UCG. During Tribes time, the kids will then complete a corresponding activity.
Registration begins this Sunday for the annual UCG Women’s Overnight, “Spinning Stories,” Saturday, February 3, 9:00 am – Sunday, February 4, noon at the Episcopal Conference Center in Live Oak, Florida. Registration includes three meals and a motel-type room with two double beds and a private bath: $132 for a single; $95 for a double; $82 for a triple (note that two of the three women in a triple room will share a double bed). A comfortable cabin that sleeps 8 women is also available (cabins include a bunk bed for each woman), $87 for the weekend. Financial assistance is available during the registration process. If you would like to arrive by 4:00 pm, on Friday the 2nd to settle in early, that option is available again this year. The additional cost for dinner, a motel room, and breakfast for the pre-retreat time is $100 for a single, $63 for a double, and $50 for a triple. Register in the Library after both services the next two Sundays, as well as in the church office during the week. Forms are available here. Registration deadline is Wednesday January 17th by 4:00 pm.
Community-wide Yard Sale to support Family Promise: January 27th from 8am – 1pm at Grace at Ft. Clarke United Methodist Church – 9325 Newberry Road. Have items you want to donate? Drop-off (no clothes please) at Grace the following days: 01/20 9am – 2pm; 01/25 12pm – 8pm; 01/26 9am – 6:30pm. Questions? Contact 352-378-2030.