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  • Pastor's Letter: Encouraged
    Pastor’s Letter: Encouraged
    Dear Friends and Members, This month will mark 16 months of ministry with you. I am encouraged by what we have done and are still doing together, writing the newest chapter in FCC’s mission story of welcoming, seeking, loving, and serving in Christian community. This is a...
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  • Outreach Theater Eugene Workshop Aug. 1-3
    Outreach Theater Eugene Workshop Aug. 1-3
    Outreach Theater Eugene meets weekly at FCC to plan, practice, and envision the future of social change theatre in Eugene, embracing a form of theatre called Theatre of Liberation (a combination of Theatre of the Oppressed and Playback Theatre). They plan to launch their efforts by bringing...
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  • Alton Baker Canoe Paddle - Aug. 4
    Alton Baker Canoe Paddle – Aug. 4
    Do you want to beat the heat and be in community with your church family all at the same time? Join us for an intergenerational paddle on the Alton Baker Canoe Canal at 2 p.m. the first Sunday of August. Bring your kayak, canoe, or paddle board...
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  • All Church Camp ~ August 16-18, 2024
    All Church Camp ~ August 16-18, 2024
    Register for All Church Camp Prices After June 10: Adult 12+ $90; Children 4-11 $60; Children 0-3 Free Personal Tent/Camper Prices: Adult 12+ $60; Children 4-11 $40; Children 0-3 Free Registration Forms are available in the Lobby. Payments can be made below. Full and Partial scholarships are...
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  • First Saturday Garden Work Party - Aug. 3
    First Saturday Garden Work Party – Aug. 3
    Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon Please put the work party on your calendar to come to your church for a little landscape maintenance.  It’s fun, healthy and rewarding to work together to create a welcoming approach for our FCC family and visitors. And we really need more...
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  • Eugene Pride Festival ~ August 10
    Eugene Pride Festival ~ August 10
    The Eugene Pride Festival is almost here!Saturday, August 10 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Alton Baker Park in Eugene will be a kaleidoscope of booths, activities, performances, workshops and more. The mission of PRIDE is Promoting Respect In Diverse Expression (P.R.I.D.E.) for Arts and Culture in...
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  • What is Pride Month 2024?
    What is Pride Month 2024?
    June 1 – June 30 Pride Month is a month-long celebration that recognizes the LGBTQ+ community and their contributions to society. It is a time to acknowledge the challenges faced by this community and to stand in solidarity with their fight for equality, acceptance, and human rights....
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  • Let’s Widen Our Welcome
    Let’s Widen Our Welcome
    In a recent webinar, “UCC and the Mental Health Journey,” Bishop Dr. Allyson Abrams, UCC Mental Health Network chair, spoke about the challenge of those who even with the privilege of accessing mental health therapy can still falter in the long run, if they do not have...
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  • Moderator’s Report June 2024
    Moderator’s Report June 2024
    As I reflect back on the past two years, I’m amazed at all of the good things that have happened in the life of FCC. Possibly one of my proudest moments was the response we received in the first All Church Survey during the summer of 2022....
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  • Pastor's Letter: The View from Anniversary Point
    Pastor’s Letter: The View from Anniversary Point
    Like stopping in a clearing with a view, our pausing to mark and celebrate 135 years as a congregation is a chance to look around: to locate where we are by looking back and by looking forward. Thanks to our 135th anniversary history team to help provide...
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