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October Art Gallery: Christina Chang: Contemporary Artist
Sep 24 @ 11:00 am – Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm

Sanctuary UCC Art Gallery Presents: Christina Chang
Doors open 3:30PM, Tuesday, September 24th, 2019 at Sanctuary UCC
Days & Hours:
Tuesday & Thursday: 3:30PM – 6:30PM
Saturday & Sunday: 9:00AM – 12:00PM
And by appointment

Special dates:
Friday, October 04, 2019, 7:00 pm – Reception & Reflections
Sunday, October 20, 2019, 10:00 am – ARTChurch
Artist Statement:

Color, light, energy and movement all come to mind when thinking about why I create art. It is a non verbal and kinesthetic experience that is difficult to apply words to. I always have ideas, I always have paintings in my head and body that want to come out. The desire to create and paint is there everyday. Finding the time is not always easy but I am never at a loss for ideas.

I simply love paint. I love mixing it, squishing it with my brush, challenging myself to come up with a new color combination and applying it to the canvas surface. I find it mesmerizing. It feeds my soul when I paint.

There are two things that I know for sure- I’m here on this planet to raise two children to be happy and healthy adults and I am here to create art. Here to paint, draw and sculpt. I’m here to make beauty with my art as well as ask questions, make inquiries, and challenge the way color was previously placed together. I have many desires with my art:

I want my art to bring joy to the viewer.

I want it to show beauty in a new way.

I want my creations to be like no other.

I want my hands to create something so original and unique.

I want to fill people’s soul with beauty through color, form and light.

When I complete a painting it feels so gratifying to bring something to life that did not exist before with my own two hands.


Ministry Center Closed
Oct 14 all-day
Laura Brereton – Music studio
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Ministry Center Open (11:00 – 6:00 pm)
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Alex Wang, Office Administrator (11:00 to 4:00 pm)
Charmaine Lee, Finance Administrator (3:30 to 6:00 pm)

Ministry Center Open (3:30 – 6:00 pm)
Oct 15 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Charmaine Lee, Finance Administrator (3:30 to 6:00 pm)

Safe Medford Meeting
Oct 15 @ 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm
Yoga for Healthy Aging w/Judy Scribner Moore (Fall I – 2019)
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am

Participants will be guided with clear instruction in gentle yoga-based exercise and breath focused meditation, using chairs for comfort and support. Emphasis will be given on cultivating relaxation and concentration, as well as maximizing circulation, joint mobility, immunity and bone strength. No previous experience with yoga is required.

Our teacher – West Medford’s yogi Judy Scribner-Moore – brings more than 30 years of experience teaching yoga and meditation to students of diverse ages, abilities and backgrounds.

This Series Runs: 9/4 – 10/30; $180 for 9 classes; $25/drop-in

If interested in participating in this class, please register at:;
or – Text UCCYOGA to 51555 (and follow link) to sign up
or – contact Sanctuary at 781.395.3360/ or Judy at to reserve a space.

$ 20.00 per session for full term; Drop-in Price $ 25.00. If you need support with the cost of the classes please contact Rev. Wendy for information about scholarships.

Please bring a yoga mat and firm blanket to each class.

Ministry Center Open (11:00 am – 4:00 pm)
Oct 16 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Alex Wang, Office Administrator (11:00 to 4:00 pm)

Ministry Center Open (11:00 am – 6:00 pm)
Oct 16 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Alex Wang, Office Administrator (11:00 to 4:00 pm)
Charmaine Lee, Finance Administrator (3:30 to 6:00 pm)

Art Gallery Team Meeting
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The Art Gallery Team plans programs and activities associated with the Sanctuary Art Gallery, including receptions and reflections with the artist and other art programs. All are welcome.

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