Posts from May 2020

Posts from May 2020

Caring Candles

Carol Vogel is now at Brookdale Atrium, 9960 Atrium Way, Jacksonville, FL 32225 for rehabilitation. Visitors are not allowed, but cards may be appreciated. Sharon Scholl has been admitted to  the Baptist Beaches Hospital for treatment of pneumonia.  She is in good  spirits. She will be moved to rehabilitation to complete her recovery. Cards and notes would be appreciated.

Arlington Community Services Update

UUCJ ACS Teamsters delivered 24 pounds of groceries on Tuesday of this week. UUCJ members and friends have donated 94 pounds so far this month per records. The actual number may be higher. We will check in with ACS after month-end and get total contributions from UUCJ members and friends and Arlington Community Garden. ACS’s needs are canned peas, corn, soup, canned…

UU Justice Florida

UUCJ is a member of UU Justice Florida, which is one of 24 Unitarian Universalist State Action Networks nationwide and is affiliated with the Southern Region of the UUA. Unitarian Universalists in Florida dedicated to social justice participate in two main, but distinct, activities of education (UU Justice Florida) and advocacy (UUJF Action Network) on critical issues of…

Message from The UUA President

There UUA has consulted with multiple public health officials regarding the COVID-19 crisis and has released  updated guidance for in-person gathering. You can find these new guidelines here: https://www.uua.org/pressroom/press-releases/message-uua-president-updated-guidance-gathering

Virtual SUUSI 2020

SUUSI is the Southeast Unitarian Universalist Summer Institute, an intentional community of UUs and kindred spirits. For over 65 years they have come together for a week in July to explore our interconnectedness, delight in the outdoors, enjoy music and learn new ways of seeing the world and each other. This year they will be convening virtually, July 18-25. They are…

Flower Communion

On Sunday May 31 we will celebrate Flower Communion. Virtually. We won’t be able to exchange flowers in person, but we will honor the history and intent of this beloved ritual. We invite each family/individual to take a picture of yourself holding a flower and send it to us. We will create a slide show that we will display during the service. It can be a real…