February 14, 2021

Hosting:  Cheryl on ZOOM.us

MonthProjectOffering
JanuaryFireside Legacy Fund – CC Foundation – Over and Above Offering   275
 Fireside Legacy Fund – Scheduled Giving/Total Deposits – (Reported year-end) 
FebruaryDisciples Mission Fund – Week of Compassion  250
MarchDisciples Mission Fund – Easter (March 28/April 4) 
AprilProject Angel Heart – Dining in for Life (April?) 
   
MayDisciples Mission Fund – Pentecost (May 23) 
June  
JulyLGBTQ+ Alliance – Over and Above Offering 
 LGBTQ+ Alliance – Monthly/Annual Scheduled Giving – (Reported year-end) 
AugustColorado Village Collaborative – Over and Above 
 Colorado Village Collaborative – Scheduled Giving – (Reported year-end) 
SeptemberAlzheimer’s Association (Walk Sept 19)  
   
OctoberDisciples Mission Fund – Reconciliation (October 2) 
October/DecTennyson Center – Over and Above Offering200
 Tennyson Center – Scheduled Giving – (Reported year-end)  
NovemberDisciples Mission Fund – Thanksgiving 
DecemberDisciples Mission Fund – Christmas 
 CRMR Regional Church – Scheduled Giving – (Reported year-end) 
   
 Anti-Racism Support (ongoing) 
 COVID-19 Relief Support (ongoing)1000
   
Total 1725
   
 Fireside Legacy Fund Total – CC Foundation$15,102.91

Ongoing Mission and Service Projects:

  • Any contribution to support those in need during the COVID-19 pandemic crisis.
  • Any contribution to support anti-racism pro-reconciliation efforts.

Our Mission First Goal:

  • to be a church that acts on God’s overwhelming call to respond with compassion to the vulnerable
  • to educate ourselves and others about our life with undocumented people, refugees, and immigrants and to provide assistance as much as possible
  • to address issues of health care, disabilities, and special needs children
  • to work for human rights for all people, including Muslims, Jews, other minority religious groups, women, LGBTQ+, and more
  • to remain committed to the poor, the hungry, the homeless, people with mental health issues, the uneducated, the powerless, and the afraid

Calendar:

  • Our Zoom Socials will continue as desired every Wednesday at 6:00.
  • Our February 14 host is Cheryl.
  • Our February 21 host is Sherrill.  Beginning our Poetry of Mary Oliver Lenten study.
  • Our February 28 host is Debbie.
  • Our March 7 host is
  • Our March 14 host is Cheryl.
  • Our March 21 host is Debbie.
  • Our March 28 (Palm Sunday) host
  • Our April 4 (Easter) host is
  • Our April 11 host is Debbie.

Discussion:

  • Cheryl showed us a video of Heart of the Rockies’ partnership ministry to use some of their grounds for affordable housing, childcare, and community gardens.  We also talked about our potluck, communion table of love – together still, even as we find community over Zoom.      

Joys and Concerns:

  • Prayers for all those suffering with COVID-19, for their caregivers and healthcare workers, and for those who are feeling the strain of being isolated.
  • Prayers for all those suffering the pain of injustice.
  • Prayers for our democracy and our capacity to find common ground.
  • Prayers for Sandra while she is on hiatus from Fireside for the time being.
  • Cheryl’s dad is recovering gradually from C Diff and is well enough now to receive his second COVID vaccine this week.  Her mom is also scheduled for her second vaccine, as long as she doesn’t develop signs of C Diff, too.
  • Phil, Debbie, Ellen, Alice, and Philly B received their first COVID vaccine this week.
  • Tory’s friend, Gail, passed out this week, but is feeling better now.
  • Joel’s Aunt Bev has been transferred to Minnesota for 100 days of rehab following a stroke.
  • Happy Birthday to 8-year-old Adam.  
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