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KCC Shoe & Sock Donation Drive  Starting March 17 through April 14 

“Walking With Christ Through Lent 2019”
This Lent season, we will be collecting Socks and New or Gently used shoes for our homeless neighbors living on the streets of San Diego.
We will be taking donations of:
  • Comfortable, walking, or hiking shoes 
    • Durable, Male or Female shoes (Adult Sizes)
  • New Socks 
    • All Sizes *must be brand new*

 Here are additional details about donating.

 

KCC 90th Anniversary Fund Raising Campaign!

Starting February 3 thru March 3, we are beginning our 90th Anniversary Celebration Fundraising Drive.   Our goal for the event and for our new reader board to be dedicated on the day of the celebration (Sept. 22) is $5000.  We want to be very intentional about our fundraising and stay within a budget.  Meaning, the more we raise the BIGGER the bash!  We ask that you pray and ponder about making a contribution to this campaign.  You may do so by check or cash or online at http://www.kensingtonucc.com/give/.  Thank you so much for your generosity and support for KCC.

     

Save The Date! KCC Rummage Sale is Saturday, March 9

Clearing out the old and making room for the new? Now’s a great time to set aside your unwanted treasures and donate them to the KCC Rummage Sale, held on Sat., March 9, from 8 AM to Noon in Lander Hall. You can start dropping off items on the South end of the hall on Mon., March 4, and continue through Fri., March 8, 9 AM to 2 PM.  Lots of help will be needed. Thank you  in advance for your donations and for your help.  More info will be coming soon.  Read this informative flyer for tips on getting ready for the rummage sale.  All proceeds will go to fund the building materials for the Tijuana Home Build in June through Casas de Luz!  


Community Seder  Wednesday, March 27 6:30 – 8:30 PM 
Hosted by KCC 

  Join with your friends of Kensington Community Church and our greater community in celebrating this sacred meal of liberation and remembrance, faith and community. Special guest, Rabbi Devorah Marcus co-leads this special Seder meal. RVSP requested. More info here.

Be a Postcard Writer!

 As you may have read in our Sunday bulletin announcements and in Grace Notes, KCC and Maryhill Parish (Glasgow, Scotland) are going to be writing posts to each other this coming year as we hold each other in prayer and encourage each other in our ministries.  It’s a very Paul thing to do!  We’ve already received postcards from Maryhill Parish and we’ll be sharing them with you in the months to come. If you would like to be one of the corresponders, please talk to Pastor Darryl. Here’s  the latest postcard.

 

 

 

LoadingCome Join the Choir! No Prerequisites Required!

You are invited to come lift up your voice and/or other musical talents in song with our Chancel Choir on Sunday mornings. Find out more about the choir and the many benefits of singing from Worship Leader, Kay-Marie Moreno and Choir Director/Accompanist, David McBean.

Let Us Know:

Are we performing music you want to hear? Do you miss hearing or singing a particular hymn or song? Let us know and send in your requests to Kay-Marie Moreno (kmoreno03@yahoo.com) and we’ll see where we can plug them into the services. We are always looking for ideas and welcome yours.

 

Women’s Spirituality Group Continues Discussion on Latest Book Selection in April

Our next meeting is Tuesday, April 2, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM, in the downstairs Conference Room. We will discuss Chapter 8 of  “No Other Gods: The Politics of the Ten Commandments,” by Ana Levy-Lyons. Please join us! Questions? Call Sharon Young 619-675-9592.  Book can be purchased on Amazon if you’d like to join the group


Serve as a Sunday Greeter

If you are able to smile, shake hands and say hello, you are the perfect candidate to be a Sunday morning greeter for the 10:00 service. Duties include coming about 20 minutes early, greeting everyone, and telling visitors that there are Visitor Information Cards in the pews. If someone needs other information, such as where child care is, the greeter can tell them, or ask an usher to help them. That’s all there is to it. So if you would like to do this, please sign up on the sheet in Lander Hall.

 

Serve in Other Ways

Serve as a liturgist. Bring refreshments or prepare communion. Wash linens or press play to launch multimedia. Want to sing or play an instrument in worship, even if you can’t commit to the Chancel Choir?

Deepen your connection to our church family, serving on one of our ministry committees. Chat with us about getting involved at info@kensingtonucc.com.

 

Be Family to Each Other

The family we create among our church friends is precious. Foster it in smaller and interest based groups: Secret Sisters, Women’s Spirituality, Circle Group, Prayer Shawl Ministry, Chancel Choir, Youth Group, Camp Stevens Retreats, and more. Contact us to learn more these groups. Or suggest a new idea for a small group! We are at info@kensingtonucc.com.

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