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  • The Elderberries will once again offer an elegant 3-course luncheon at The Brigantine, La Mesa, on Tuesday, December 11, 11:30 am. Sign-ups begin November 4th and all are welcome. POVUCC Seniors $15 all others $40. Thank you to the Asakawa Senior Endowment for their ongoing support of POVUCC's senior activities.

  • The very first POVUCC Family Night is this Friday, October 19th from 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM! There will be a potluck dinner, pumpkin decorating, and family worship to celebrate fall and the expansion of Apple Preschool! Craft supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring a dish to share for the potluck! No sign up is required, but email Sarah Howell at with any questions!

  • We continue to look for members who are willing to become part of the team of leaders for our church in 2019. There are still opportunities to serve: As a Board member or church officer – please contact Ron Eng, Chair of the Nominations Committee, at (858) 342-4286 or, if you are interested in leadership opportunities with the church. Ron is also creating a “bullpen” volunteer list for various VBP jobs that come up at church throughout the year. Please see him if that interests you. As a Sunday volunteer to support our worship service and hospitality needs – (church membership is not required for most of the Sunday duties) – please contact Susan Namba, Board of Ministries Chair at (619) 871-6373 or If you feel called to serve in 2019 or have any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask!

  • Here’s a great opportunity for us to Be The Church! Our Board of Ministries selected Storefront, a homeless shelter for teens in Hillcrest, as an organization to help us live out our faith. If you would like to provide a dinner meal with a few other POVUCC friends, please sign up in the Fellowship Hall. POV’s assigned day is the 2nd Thursday of each month. Thank you for your kind support! If you have any questions, please contact Susan Namba at 619-277- 2380 or

  • Would you like to know more about church membership at POVUCC? Whether you are already a church member, considering joining, or just curious to know more about the United Church of Christ, POVCC, and what membership actually means, you are invited to join Pastor Mary Sue for an "Inquiring and Exploring" session after Fellowship Hour on Sunday, November 4 at 11:30 am in the Conference Room. Come learn more about how we express our faith and live out our commitments together here at POVUCC.

  • Imam Taha Hassane extends an invitation to us to attend their “Open Mosque Day” this afternoon, October 7 from 2:30 – 5:00 pm at Islamic Center of San Diego (located at 7050 Eckstrom Ave, San Diego, CA 92111). Come and meet your Muslim neighbors, learn about Islam and the San Diego Muslim community: open discussions, short presentations, guided tours, refreshments and more.