Posts from 2020 (Page 26)

Posts from 2020 (Page 26)

Arlington Community Services Update

A joyous Happy New Year to all! UUCJ members and friends, you contributed 3,115 pounds of groceries to Arlington Community Services during 2019. The 2019 total contributions are high for the four years that we have been tracking donations. Last year’s total includes the produce grown and contributed by Arlington Community Garden. This December, we helped to feed 319 clients, 18 of them homeless, and assisted 15 clients with rent/JEA. Our accumulated total food contributions to ACS for the last…

Rev. Roberta Finkelstein on site January 8-12

Rev. Roberta will be on site from Wednesday evening (January 8) through Sunday afternoon (January 12). If you would like to make an appointment to talk with her during those days, email her at or call (904-725-8133) to set a time.

Guest Speaker Bio for January 5: Donna Janesky

Donna Janesky is a 48-year member of UUCJ who spent over 50 years working as a nurse in acute care, Hospice, and Long Term Care. After her “official” retirement she was a consultant assisting companies achieve quality assurance awards from the American Health Care Association. She is interested in healthy eating, and teaches the Healthy Eating classes here at UUCJ.

Caring Candles

Henson Markham, UUCJ member and former music director, passed away on December 24, 2020 in Columbus, Georgia surrounded by his family. He was a past President of the Friday Musicale and the founder and director of the Chamber Music Society of the Church of the Good Shepherd. He had a career in the music publishing industry in New York City. Henson also served in the Army as a chaplain’s assistant. A memorial service celebrating Henson’s life is planned for Saturday,…