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Sep
25
Fri
Ministry Center Open (11:00 am – 4:00 pm)
Sep 25 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Bailey Henderson, Office Administrator (11:00 am – 4:00 pm)

Micropantry – Plough and Stars Fresh Vegetable Distribution
Sep 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

First Come, First Served – one bag each until the vegetables are gone. 

Please wait outside until you are invited in to collect vegetables. Masks required! Bring Your Own Bag.

Through a generous donation and partnership with The Plough & Stars Project – Sanctuary’s Micropantry Mission is able to offer these farm fresh vegetables. The vegetables and quantity will change each week depending on the season and yield. About www.ploughandstarsproject.com/

Black Lives Matter Film Series | Dear White People @ https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86116129775?pwd=VFRFcUExdmxPemZZTDJPSzdBeGR2QT09
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The discussion will begin at 7:00 PM – led by filmmaker, community organizer, and co-founder of Mobilize Medford, Crystal Chandler.

Zoom Access: us02web.zoom.us/j/86116129775?pwd=VFRFcUExdmxPemZZTDJPSzdBeGR2QT09

Watch the film on your own time this week – and join discussion facilitator, Crystal Chandler for a provocative conversation: Friday, September 25 (7 – 9 pm)

Note this is a change in time and model to simplify the structure and allow for more time for discussion and learning!  

With the current social conditions present in both local and global perspectives, it is essential now to educate ourselves and act deliberately to be anti-racist. Sanctuary UCC is partnering with Hillside Community Church to bring you the Black Lives Matter Film Series.

This collection of films will deconstruct and frame an understanding of the inherent power structures in America and the effects this debilitating system has on communities and people of color. Please join us in listening, understanding, and acting in dismantling what racism is in our community.
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ABOUT THE FILM

The lives of four black students at an Ivy League college.  
 
It’s true that satire is the perfect weapon of reason, and Justin Simien deploys it with resourcefulness, cool assurance and eagle-eyed aim.


“Here’s a film that refreshingly acknowledges various elephants in cinema’s crowded living room: racism, the interracial sex taboo and class war.” 

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Sep
26
Sat
Ministry Center Open
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

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

Sep
27
Sun
ONLINE – Guided Meditation with Sarah D. @ https://us02web.zoom.us/j/632751126?pwd=N3hXQUVuVkVNOW5OWnRJbkIxbUFNUT09
Sep 27 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am

guided meditation w/ sarah d

Sundays @ 9:45am-10:15am

In anxious times, taking time to breathe and just be is a gift. Join Hillside’s Sarah D for this 30-minute guided meditation session where you’ll be invited to focus on your breath and let everything else fall away for a while.

Zoom Link: zoom.us/j/9823959325?pwd=K3lxTE43bTQ0dVBqRFJOY2lzS3J0Zz09

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ONLINE – Community Gathering @ https://us02web.zoom.us/j/632751126?pwd=N3hXQUVuVkVNOW5OWnRJbkIxbUFNUT09
Sep 27 @ 10:15 am – 10:30 am

community gathering

Sundays @ 10:15am – 10:30am

Arrive a few moments ahead of time to greet your neighbors and get settled in with communion elements, a worship center such as a candle, and your soul space!

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ONLINE Worship & Sunday Circle @ https://zoom.us/j/632751126?pwd=N3hXQUVuVkVNOW5OWnRJbkIxbUFNUT09&status=success
Sep 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

For the duration of the Stay Home/Stay Safe orders – Sanctuary and Hillside will worship together, online via zoom and facebook live. Sunday morning schedule includes:

  • 09:45 – 10:15 am – Online Guided Meditation with Sarah D.
  • 10:15 – 10:30 am – Community Gathering (say hello and get your spirit settled with tech)
  • 10:30 – 11:30 am – Online Worship (including time with children, sermon, special music, and prayers)
  • 11:30 – 12:00 pm – Virtual Coffee Hour  – Stick around for a bit to connect in small conversations with friends, old and new!

Scripture: 1 Timothy 3

Theme:  I LoveJesus But Hate… (Some) Church Leaders

The truth is, most every time someone has been hurt by the church (and let’s face it, over the course of three millennia that has happened – a lot!) it has been because some church “leader” has fallen prey to some form of ego, sex, money, or power. It started at the beginning and has been causing folk to run from the church since then! In 1Timothy3 Paul emphasizes leadership and the well-ordering of the church as the “pillar and buttress of the truth.” So why is it so hard for church folk to be servants that build-up God’s Body and a source of strength for Jesus’ followers?

Prayer for This Sunday: Most loving and inviting God, you gather us from the four winds, and for each one brought to your ‘house’ we rejoice. For, from the beginning, you said it isn’t good for us to try to go through life alone, and so at creation you created for us partners to journey together. As Your Body we gather as pilgrims journeying together, sharing our faith, our joys and our concerns. We hold one another up when times are hard and celebrate when times are good. Together, we share a bond, commitment and purpose that unite us and make us stronger. For all these things and many more, we thank you, gracious Redeemer, Healer and Comforter. Amen.

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