Entries by Brea Congregational UCC

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 […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, January 20, 2019

News and Upcoming Events 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 other and discuss faith and values.  Thanks to Jack Bölle for coordinating this opportunity for friendship and community building at our church. Worship Sunday January 20: Martin […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, January 13, 2019

  News and Upcoming Events Saturday January 12: Citizens Climate Lobby meets in Manzanita Hall, 9:30 am. Worship Sunday January 13: Topic: “Gift of Water and Spirit.” Scripture: Acts 8:9-24. Tuesday, January 15, Church Council, 7 pm in Joshua Tree Room: Tuesday, January 22: Everyday Peacemaking: Compassionate Communication.  Two sessions, at 10-11:30am or 7-8:30pm.  Both in the Church Office.  RSVP […]

BCUCC News for Sunday, Dec 30, 2018

News and Upcoming Events        The Reverend Michael Lewis is planning a special family worship and communion service for this Sunday in the Fellowship Hall based on the theme “Turn, Turn, Turn.” During this time of the year around the winter solstice, we are in the thin, liminal space between light and dark, which coincides with our observance […]