Entries by Brea Congregational UCC

BCUCC News for Sunday, March 31, 2019

News and Upcoming Events ·         Sunday, March 31: One Great Hour of Sharing. OGHS donations go to Church World Service for emergency relief and humanitarian projects all over the world.  We in the UCC join other mainline churches to support this charity that is known for rapid emergency response, very low overhead, and respect and empowerment of the […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, March 24, 2019

News and Upcoming Events ·         Sunday, March 24:  Worship at 10am features Hawaiian Children’s Chorus .  The Keiki Choir from Kamehameha Schools, 45 3-5th graders, will grace our worship with songs in Hawaiian and English.  Worship theme:  “Ways to Pray.”  Scripture: John 7:37-39, Luke 11:9-13.   ·         Sunday, March 31: One Great Hour of Sharing. OGHS donations go to Church World Service for emergency relief and […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, March 17, 2019

News and Upcoming Events ·         Sat. March 16: CCL Sustainability Fair, 10am-5pm. Be sure to join us and invite your friends and neighbors.  Speakers from all over California at BCUCC! ·         Sun. March 17: Worship at 10am.  Second Sunday of Lent.  Our Lent theme is “Cultivating.”  This week: “Cultivating Trust.”  Scripture: Luke 12:22-32. ·         Sun. March 17 at 11:30 in the Church Office: An Experience of Contemplative Silence.  Sample a […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, March 10, 2019

News and Upcoming Events  **Daylight Savings Time starts March 10.  Spring forward, rise early, and join us for Worship at 10am. Our First Sunday of Lent.  Our Lent theme is “Cultivating.”  This week:  “Cultivating:  Rooted in God.”  Scripture: Psalm 65. Sun. March 10, 11:30 am.  Art & Soul.  Wire wrap shamrock jewelry in time for St. Patrick’s Day!  Janine Arp shares her expertise with us.  Community members […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, March 3, 2019

News and Upcoming Events  Saturday March 2, 11am-1pm: Teach-in on Racism: “Orange County Unmasked”, led by Mike Rodriguez. The session will explore regrettable chapters in the county’s racial history, including the Ku Klux Klan presence and “sundown” racial policies early in the 19th century. Through historic awareness, we can build a more positive future. Sunday March 3: Worship at […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, February 24, 2019

News and Upcoming Events Saturday February 23, 10am:  Planting Natives!  Help us refresh our native garden on the corner of Flower and Imperial by planting a few new plants. February 22-24: Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts, free admission, hosted by our neighbor UCC church.  https://www.hillcrestfestivaloffinearts.com. Worship February 24 at 10am.  Topic: “Sticking Our Necks Out.” Scripture: Luke 6:27-38.   Tuesday, February […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, February 17, 2019

News and Upcoming Events Worship February 17 at 10am.  Topic: “Mind the Gap (The Other Beatitudes).” Scripture: Luke 6:17-26.   Tuesday February 19: Church Council meeting at 7 PM in Joshua Tree room. Sign up for our “Breaking Bread Together” mixers happening in March!  Each group of six people will meet weekly over a meal or refreshments to get to know each other […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, February 10, 2019

News and Upcoming Events Worship February 10 at 10am.  Topic: “To Be Honest.” Scripture: Luke 5:1-11. Sunday February 10, ~11:30:  Art and Soul, Weekend Edition in the Hall.  Join church friends in the Hall to create a bracelet, with supplies and instruction from Janine Arp.  $5 requested to cover supply costs. You are also welcome to bring […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, February 03, 2019

News and Upcoming Events Worship February 3 at 10am.  Topic: “Troublemaker.” Scripture: Luke 4:21-30. First Food Sunday is February 3. Potluck after worship: bring a dish to share or munch ours.  Food will be collected during worship for Brea’s food shelf.  All nonperishables welcome, but single serving and pre-cooked items are always welcome. Wednesday February 6, 2-4 pm: Art and Soul.  Join church friends in […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, January 27, 2019

News and Upcoming Events Worship Sunday January 27 at 10am.  Topic: “Naming and Claiming Your Faith Your Way.” Scripture: Luke 4:14-21. Thursday, January 31: Taizé service at 6:30pm in the Hall. Sign up for our “Breaking Bread Together” mixers happening in February!  Each group of six people will meet weekly over a meal or refreshments to get to know each […]