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Myths and Realities About the Holy Land

MYTHS AND REALITIES ABOUT THE HOLY LAND a Palestinian-American Christian Perspective Download the PCAP_flyer Thursday, June 26, 2014 First Baptist Church 305 N. California Avenue, Palo Alto Special guests Tarek Abuata and Ghassan J. Tarazi will share their first-hand assessments … Continue reading

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Uniting for Justice Conference June 5-8, 2014

Fellowship of Affirming Ministries UCC Coalition for LGBT Concerns Oakland Coalition Gathering Flyer Schedule Oakland, CA, June 5-8 Come for all or part! THURSDAY NIGHT • FREE Meet Andy Lang, Executive Director of the Coalition Reception • Thursday, June 5 … Continue reading

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Rev. Geoffrey Black, UCC President, on landmark marriage law case

A Message from The United Church of Christ General Minister and President The UCC Files Landmark Lawsuit in North Carolina The General Synod of the United Church of Christ (UCC) filed a lawsuit, Monday, April 28, 2014 in U.S. District … Continue reading

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Spring Rainbow Music Festival

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A Place Like This: Video from the United Church of Christ

The United Church of Christ is a place where no matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here. It’s a place where religion is relevant again. It’s a place “that should be on … Continue reading

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Sunday, April 28, 2013- Rev. Andrew Kille

The Rev. Andrew Kille, a longtime friend of New Community, will be preaching and leading the communion service on this coming Sunday. The sermon will be “What God has made clean, you must not call profane,” based on the story … Continue reading

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Access to Knowledge: Event at DeAnza College

Folks in the neighborhood might be interested in this gathering to be held at DeAnza College on May 1: A2K: Access to Knowledge A2K = a human right On May Day, the traditional celebration day for liberation join Dr. Chrystalee … Continue reading

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Lenten Calendar 2013

The Spring Cleaning Lent e-Calendar is now available for free from the UCC. It offers a thought, fact, or suggested spiritual discipline for each day during Lent. Example: Sunday, February 17 Sundays are actually “in” Lent but not “of” Lent. … Continue reading

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Sunday, August 19, 2012- Dr. Bob Strayer

On August 19, 2012 at New Community, Bob Strayer will be focusing on “Back to Basics: Religion 101,” a presentation of five major dimensions of religious life:  believing, beholding, becoming, behaving, and belonging.  He will be illustrating these dimensions from … Continue reading

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Sunday, July 15, 2012- Rev. Andy Kille

On July 15, we welcome Rev. Andy Kille, a longtime friend and frequent preacher at New Community.  A former pastor of Grace Baptist Church in San Jose, he is the current editor of BibleWorkbench (www.bibleworkbench.org), a resource for encountering the … Continue reading

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