November 18, 2018

Announcements are due to the office by 9 a.m. on Wednesday.

December/January Grapevine submissions (one newsletter) will be accepted up to noon on Tuesday, November 20.

Curran will be out of the office November 19-25. Sunday, November 25: 8:30-Taras leads; 10:30-Brian Smucker leads, Veda preaches. Bill Hutchinson will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Looking Forward Forum: A Just, Equitable and Sustainable Recovery for Sonoma County: Monday, November 19, Santa Rosa. Presented by the Alliance for a Just Recovery (, this forum will report on “The State of Working Sonoma 2018,” focus on the root causes of the fire including urban sprawl and global warming; it will emphasize those recovery policies that can best address the needs of working families.  The 6:00-7:30 p.m. forum will be held in Christ Church United Methodist, 1717 Yulupa Ave, Santa Rosa.  For more information, contact Dotty Abbott ( or

Star-Making Party: Thursday, November 29, 11-2, Sanctuary. Kate Munger will teach us, and Congregation Shir Shalom, how to make Moravian (or Froebel) Stars! This is a free event and all supplies will be provided, but please bring your sack lunch.