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On the Journey…

Our time together is quickly drawing to a close. I have a catch in my breath as I write this because UUCO is a very special congregation and I will miss you very much. For those who are curious, yes, I did find a place to live in Anchorage. It was a challenge but I … Continued

Family Promise Is Almost Here Again!

Family Promise is coming back, Dec 10, until Dec 17! This program, and YOU, are making big difference in people’s lives. A family we hosted in October, Greg, Tiffany and their kids, moved in an apartment, yesterday. Each of the parents have been working for the past few weeks.  You can signup for this coming FP week by going to the … Continued

This Week @UUCO

12/1  9:30 am Men’s Coffee Group (all welcome) at Kaffe Merc. 930 Chambers St 12/2 8 am Saturdays with Braven 12/2 9 am Religious Exploration Council Meeting 12/2 9 am Holiday Decorating Party 12/3 11:30 am – 1 pm UUCO Holiday Boutique (after church) 12/7 7 pm Worship Team Meeting 12/18 6 pm UUCO Potluck Video 12/19 8 am Saturdays with Braven … Continued

Important UUCO Save-the-Dates

12/10 Reverend Shelley’s Last Sunday 12/10 4 pm Our Whole Lives Parent Orientation 12/10-17 UUCO Hosts Family Promise!

New Sound Specialist!

Special thanks to Seth Bogle who is stepping up to serve as one of our tech team on Sundays. Seth knows his way around a sound board and audio-visual equipment! We are thrilled to have him join the Worship Team who truly appreciate the technical assistance on busy Sundays. Welcome, Seth!

December Sharing for Change: To Write Love on Her Arms

Our Sharing for Change program focuses on organizations providing a service to our community, both nationally and locally. We make special efforts to choose non-profits that are meaningful for this congregation and relevant to the current needs of our Beloved Community. On December 3rd, Reverend Shelley, Suzanne Storer and Karline Valentine are dedicating the worship service … Continued

Family Promise Host Week is Coming!

Family Promise is an exciting, meaningful venture for us. With each host week, we are learning more and more about what it means to show up as good and faithful stewards for our community. We are bearing witness to powerful times in people’s lives. Among the realities of homeless is deep vulnerability: a vastly personal … Continued

UUCO Holiday Boutique Shoppers and Helpers!

Holiday Boutique final days! There are still a lot of items available. The Boutique will be open after church Sunday, November 26 and December 3. Don’t miss it. We have several Silent Auction items. There are two dinner offers, a large Christmas and wine basket, some baby towels and a smaller Espresso machine basket. Winners will be announced this Sunday at … Continued

A Warm Welcome to Our New Worship Associates!

During this time of transition for our congregation, we have a bit of great news to share! We have two new Worship Associates joining our team. Julianne Waters and Tim Vandenack have come on board to help us provide meaningful and joyful worship every Sunday. We are excited that they will be sharing their gifts … Continued