Showing our “True Colors” as part of National Coming Out Day for the LGBT+ community and their allies celebrated on Oct. 13.
The week at IUCC
- Monday, Oct. 21, 7 p.m.: Admin Board meets in Peace-Justice Rooms.
- Tuesday, Oct. 22, 4 p.m.: Bible Study in the Peace Room. Ken Wyant leads a spirited discussion, often followed by pizza.
- Wednesday, Oct. 23, 4 p.m.: TED Talks with Al Gumb, Peace Room.
- Wednesday, Oct. 23, 7 – 9 p.m.: Anti-Racism discussion in Peace-Justice Rooms.
- Wednesday, Oct. 23, 7 p.m.: Scouts BSA Troop 602 meets in Plumer Hall.
- Thursday, Oct. 24, 7:15 p.m.: Choir rehearsal in the Sanctuary.
- Saturday, Oct. 26, 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: John Dominic Crossan speaking in the Sanctuary.
Mark your calendars!
Oct. 27: It’s time for the Annual Trunk-or-Treat event! Please dress up and join in the fun whether young or young at heart! If you would like to host a trunk or have any questions about the event, please contact Aidan at firstname.lastname@example.org
Did you know? You can now sign up to host coffee hours on Sunday mornings by going to Sign Up Genius.
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Job opportunity: Director of Ministries with Young People
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Registration now open for John Dominic Crossan lectures
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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.