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  • The ukulele choir will play again during the May 19 service, and you are welcome to join in. Here is the upcoming rehearsal schedule for both the ukulele choir and the vocal choir:

    May 5, 12, and 19
    8:30 Warmup
    8:45 Treble Choir: Kindle My Heart
    9:00 Ukulele and Vocal choirs: Le Lo (Sanctus), Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit



  • ROOTS & FRUITS
     

    The Roots & Fruits online contemplative worship meets virtually every other Sunday, meeting next on April 21st, from 5:00-6:00 p.m. If you need the link, please contact Robert or Jimiliz Valiente-Neighbours.


  • There are still more than 10 spaces available for the upcoming visit to the Museum of US exhibit on Sunday May 5th from 1:30pm-3:30pm sponsored by the Partnership for Racial Justice group. This experience is designed especially for us and will include a guided tour of the exhibit and the playing of a Monopoly game designed to help us think more deeply about issues of equity. Due to the nature of the subject matter this event is limited to adults and youth 13 years of age or older. Here's the link to sign up:
     https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1aSuyAwxDGO4nklwamWUYoauSfNGngI0okqTtLDQeZ8I/edit      

    REMINDER: POVUCC's Visioning Process is also on May 5th from 11:30 am to 2 pm. Those who wish to participate in the Museum of Us will have to leave early.


  • A CPR/AED class will be offered at POVUCC on Sunday, April 27th after worship. If you haven't yet signed up but would like to participate, contact the office. This is not a certificate class, but an informational/ hands on workshop. Class is from 11;30-12:30


  • Storefront is a teen homeless shelter in Hillcrest, affiliated with San Diego Youth Services, where we have the opportunity to help by providing a meal once a month. We need 2 or 3 volunteers to provide dinner for up to 12 people on the 2nd Thursday of each month.  The shelter is now accepting home-cooked meals, as well as hot delivered meals from restaurants.  If you can't arrange for food delivery, you can buy grocery gift cards which allow the facilitators to shop for food.  Click here for more details.  Please contact Susan Namba  for address and phone number.  A sign-up sheet is located on the table in the narthex. All food donations are very much appreciated!


  • n April 21, POVUCC will begin a Visioning Process guided by Jill White, a staff member with the UCC Church Building and Loan Fund (CB&LF). With participation from the WHOLE CONGREGATION (yes, that means YOU!), we will listen together for how God is calling us to be the church now. If you didn't RSVP, please still plan to join us! If you would like to join on Zoom, you can use the weekly worship Zoom link above. We plan to start around 11:30am. Other dates are May 5 and June 16, so add those to your calendar as well!