September 15th: Learning Community Begins
Starting Sunday, September 15th would Sunday Learning Community will start back up again. We are welcoming all children ages preschool-12th grade to come join us every Sunday as we worship, learn and grow together in our Christian community. Registration forms will be available to fill out a week before Learning Community begins.
September 18: Women’s Spirituality September Gathering
Our Annual planning meeting for the Women’s Spirituality Group is set for Wednesday, Sept 18th, 6PM, at McMenamins Grand Lodge. Please join us for this fun social event to share thoughts and ideas for the coming year. If you are unable to come but would still like to share your ideas, please send them to email@example.com.
September 22nd: Summer Recap Potluck
All are invited and welcome to join in on the fun and partake in our Summer Recap Potluck! This potluck will take place Sunday, Sept 22nd, 11:00 AM. Everyone is encouraged to bring a dish that represents one of your summer trips or adventures that you had. Kristy will be leading us in an activity that allows everyone to share with one another some of the fun adventures we all had this summer.
September 27-29th: UCC Central Pacific Conference Annual Gathering
This year’s Annual Gathering will take place at Pacific University and will conclude with worship on Sunday morning here at FGUCC. All are encouraged and welcome to attend and participate in this Annual Gathering the weekend of Sept 27-29th. The theme of this year’s event is, “Though Many Parts, We’re One Body.” For complete information and to register, go to:
October 5th: Run or Walk for Shelter
Be sure to save the date: October 5th, 9AM, at Forest Grove High School for our annual Run or Walk for Shelter. FGUCC is in partnership with Old Town Church and will be sponsoring this 5k and 1 mile Run/Walk to raise funds for the winter shelters in Forest Grove and Cornelius. Register online at http://www.runorwalkforshelter.com
October 6th: Learning Community Parent Meeting
Attention all parents! Please mark your calendars for Sunday, October 6th. We will be holding a brief meeting after church, 11AM, to go over some important information concerning our Learning Community and working together to brainstorm and create the vision we want for our ever growing and changing Learning Community. See you there!
October 6th: Youth Hang Out
All youth, grades 5th-12th are invited to join in at FGUCC for the Youth Hang Out. We will be gathering at the church, 5PM-7PM. Dinner will be provided. Come enjoy the fellowship, games and more. If you have any questions please ask Kristy and be sure to RSVP with Kristy ahead of time!
October 20th: Youth Bowling Trip
All youth, grades K-5th are invited to participate in our youth bowling trip. We will head to Rainbow Lanes in Forest Grove, following church on Sunday, Oct 20th. The event will go from Noon-2PM. Cost is $7 per child. Lunch will be provided for at the church before leaving for bowling. Please RSVP with Kristy or sign up on the sign up sheet in the Narthex.
November 1-3: Northwest Regional Women’s Retreat
This year the Northwest Regional Women’s Retreat will be held at the Oregon Gardens in Silverton, OR, Nov 1-3rd. You are especially going to love our keynote speaker-a God-loving dynamo named Kristy Haines, and the worship will be led by Pastor Jennifer Yocum. There will be nine workshops to choose from and this retreat takes place in a lovely setting. This is a wonderful opportunity to get away to a lovely place, get inspired through words, worship and workshops. To register go to www.nrwr.us