November 13: Women’s Spirituality: Drumming Circle

Please join us Wednesday Nov 13, 6:30-8 PM in the sanctuary as we gather and connect to rhythm, nature, music, and our spiritual journeys. We will have a brief discussion about one woman’s spiritual journey and then Tori Eaton will lead us in a drum circle. Please feel free to bring any percussive instruments you may have. Please send any questions to Tori at

November 16: Parents Night Out

Attention all Parents! You are invited to our very first Parents Night Out Saturday, Nov 16, 6-8 PM! We will be sharing a meal, getting to know one another through activities and spiritual dialogue. Childcare is provided. Please RSVP with Kristy!

November 17th: Grubby Sunday and Chili Cook Off

Everyone is invited to participate in our Annual Fall Grubby Sunday. Be sure to wear your grubby work clothes as we work outside, cleaning up the leaves and other outdoor projects. Following the clean up we will be throwing our Annual Chili Cook Off. Everyone is welcome to enter a chili or cornbread of their own making into the contest. All are welcome to enjoy the community, clean up and good food!

November 23: A World of Imagination: Community Auction

Please join us Saturday, Nov 23, from 4-8 PM for a fun evening of music, food, desserts and no-host wine and beer. We will have many great silent and live auction items for bidding. Proceeds from the auction will support local organizations and other FGUCC church ministries. Tickets can be purchased now. Tickets are $15 if purchased by Nov 17th and $20 at the door. If possible, please bring a check to pay for your prizes (credit card fees are expensive.) If you have more questions please contact Bonnie McDowell,

November 24th: Congregational Meeting

The Search Committee is excited to present Rev. Brendan Curran, from Rhode Island to come to Forest Grove UCC as our candidate for settled pastor.
Please plan to attend worship on Sunday, November 24 to hear Rev. Curran lead worship. Following worship we will vote on extending his call to ministry with us.