The week at IUCC
- Monday, Feb. 17: Church off closed for Presidents’ Day
- Tuesday Feb. 18, 9:30 a.m.: Seekers meet for coffee and conversation in Plumer Hall.
- Tuesday, Feb. 18, 4 p.m.: Bible Study in the Peace-Justice Rooms.
- Wednesday, Feb. 19, 7 p.m.: Troop 602 meets in Peace-Justice Roomsl.
- Thursday, Feb. 20, 7:15 p.m.: Chancel Choir rehearsal in the Sanctuary.
- Sunday, Feb. 23, 7:30 a.m.: Yoga of Recovery in the Wisdom Rom
- Sunday, Feb. 23, 12:15 p.m.: Diversity & Inclusion Task Force meets in Peace-Justice Rooms
Mark your calendars!
- Ash Wednesday Worship will be 7 p.m. Feb. 26 in the Sanctuary.
- John Pavlovitz will speak at IUCC on March 15. Learn more here.
- Planning is underway for the annual Women’s Retreat at Pilgrim Pines May 1-3. Sign-ups begin March 12.
Did you know? You can now sign up to host coffee hours on Sunday mornings by going to Sign Up Genius.
Congregation approves budget, climate resolution and ministry name change
IUCC’s Winter Congregational Meeting on Feb. 9 included a review and approval of the 2020 budget, an update on the search for a permanent pastor, approval of a resolution on climate change and a renaming of the Ministry for Young People to the Ministry with Young People. Both Interim PastorLearn more
Writer, activist, pastor John Pavlovitz speaking at IUCC March 15
John Pavlovitz, fired by a megachurch because he didn’t fit in, will find a welcoming audience at progressive Irvine United Congregational Church on Sunday, March 15. He will be the featured preacher in the church’s two worship services (9:30 and 11 a.m) at 4915 Alton Parkway in Irvine. Pavlovitz willLearn more
IUCC Women’s Retreat to focus on ‘Mystic Masters’ May 1-3
Registration will begin Sunday, March 22, for the annual IUCC Women’s Retreat at Pilgrim Pines. Act early to ensure your space! The fee remains the same: $160 for the weekend, Friday night, May 1, through Sunday morning, May 3. Registration and payment can be made on line or at SundayLearn more
Need a preview of Sunday's sermon or a review of the ones from previous weeks? Each week Pastor Dave highlights the key points he's thinking about as he prepares for Sunday services. Pastor Dave keeps regular office hours, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Call the church, 949-733-0220, or e-mail him directly, PastorDave@iucc.org, to set up a convenient time.
There are many ways to connect to others at IUCC from caring for others within IUCC to helping our neighbors near and far to advocating for peace and justice. Visit the Ministries Page to find out how to host a coffee hour, help plan parties, participate in youth activities and much more.