New UUCJ Opportunities

Keep your eyes open for the new opportunity, UUCJ Journey: Building Beloved Community, starting in 2017. Stepping Stone 1: UU 101 will start in January. Stepping Stone 2 will be in Feb and will included the sessions “How Things Work at UUCJ” and “Know Thyself and Others”.

Learn more about this new series:


Our Gang for January

On Friday the 20th, we will visit the American Beach Museum on Amelia Island, founded in 1935 by and for Afro-Americans during the Jim Crow era. Admission is $3.00. Lunch will follow at Cedar River Seafood. Call Ann Winfree for carpooling information at 246-8858.

Martin Luther King Parade

Members of UUCJ are invited to march or ride with members of BBUUC in this year’s Martin Luther King Parade on Monday, January 16. Park near the Prime Osborne Convention Center and take the free shuttle bus to the beginning of the parade in Lot J at Everbank Field by 10AM.

For more information or if you would like to ride instead of walk, please email or call David Johnson [email protected], 904-514-4304.

Healthy Eating Class

Jan. 15th at 12:30 in the Fletcher room.
Topic: Fermented Foods – Why They are Good for You.
Participants will make and take home a jar of sauerkraut. Let Donna Janesky know if you plan to attend so she can have the correct amount of supplies.

Green Sanctuary Meeting

January 8th  (12:30-Fletcher Room)

Anyone interested in the environmental efforts of our church is encouraged to attend our “Green Sanctuary” meeting this Sunday after church (12:30-Fletcher Room). We only meet quarterly and will have lots to discuss, so come if you can. All are welcome. The more hands on deck, the more good work we can do!

Guest at Your Table

GUEST at YOUR TABLE money and boxes can still be dropped off on Dec. 25th and Jan. 1st. We know how busy the season is, and will be happy to take your donations for the global efforts of our UUSC. Thank you to all who have given toward this great organization.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Sat, Dec 24, 7:00pm

Our annual Christmas Eve Candlelight service will begin at 7pm on Sat. Dec 24. Please remember that we will have a time of cookie sharing after the service, so bring a dozen or so cookies to share. If you wish to bring them early, there will be someone in the church office will be open until  3pm on Thurs 22 to collect cookies. Bringing them early will allow those helping out that evening to arrange them ahead of time. Otherwise just plan on bringing them that evening. THANKS!

Guest at Your Table

GUEST AT YOUR TABLE campaign ends Sunday, December 18th. Please turn in your coin boxes and envelopes for UUSC. If you forgot, yes, we will still take them next week, but chocolate sales end December 18th. Remember, checks should be made out to UUCJ, with UUSC on the memo line. Thanks for all your support.