Service Opportunities

Service Opportunities

HELP WANTED: Online Ushers

The current team of Zoom ushers for Sunday services needs additional members.  Ushers admit attendees to the service, monitor for inappropriate activity (of which there has been none so far!), and have the authority to remove a perpetrator if there is any.  You will serve about once a month from 10:45 a.m. until the close of the worship service; no responsibility for…

In Need of Technical Assistance

Long time member, Mary Claire Van Der Horst, has been unable to receive Sunday services or chat on Facebook with us because of an ancient, non-working computer.  I have a new Dell laptop for her and hope someone with good technical skills will volunteer to install it and get her hooked up to her AT&T account.  She lives on the northside on Trout River Drive.  Please…

2020 Service Auction News

The Service Auction will take place March 29th this year. If you feel like it’s coming around quickly this year — it is! It usually happens in May. Two reasons for the date change:  less competition from other events in March than May and more time in the year to schedule our service donations. The Fundraising Team is feeling very encouraged about the new year 2020…

Need Help with Cookie Social

The Christmas Eve service typically concludes with our cookie social in the Social Hall.  If that is to happen this year we must find people who know the kitchen routine to prepare the tables, make coffee, tea, etc. and clear the space afterward.  If you are able to do this most welcome and important service, please contact Sharon Scholl via sharonscholl527@comcast.net or…

Cat Colony

We have a small cat colony that lives on the grounds at UUCJ (three cats). A group of UU’s feeds them twice a day on a regular schedule, and we are looking for an additional person to join our group. If you like cats and live fairly close by — even if you can only do this once a week — please let Donna Janesky know.

The Food Pantry Needs You!

The Arlington Community Services Food Pantry is experiencing a food shortage at this time, and, unfortunately, there were no food contributions at UUCJ in the last two weeks. UUCJ has supported Arlington Community Services Food Pantry and their other services for many years, and they need our help! Carlos Fraticelli drops off UUCJ’s donation every Tuesday, and he is…

We're looking for a part-time, temporary employee to provide technical support for our virtual church activities.