Hosting: Debbie on Zoom.us
|January||Fireside Legacy Fund – Over and Above||100|
|January||Fireside Legacy Fund – Scheduled Giving Deposits (Through June 30)|
|February||Disciples Mission Fund – Week of Compassion (Feb 19 & 26)|
|March||The Nature Conservancy|
|April||Disciples Mission Fund – Easter (April 2 & 9)|
|April||Project Angel Heart – Dining Out for Life (April 27)|
|May||Disciples Mission Fund – Pentecost (May 21 & 28)|
|June||Food Bank of the Rockies|
|July||Colorado Village Collaborative – Over and Above|
|Colorado Village Collaborative – Scheduled Giving Deposits (Through June 30)|
|August||Disciples Mission Fund Giving Day|
|Alliance Q – Scheduled Giving Deposits (Through June 30)|
|October||Disciples Mission Fund – Reconciliation (September 24 & October 1)|
|October/Dec||Tennyson Center for Children|
|November||Disciples Mission Fund – Thanksgiving (November 12 & 19)|
|December||Disciples Mission Fund – Christmas (December 17 & 24)|
|WHI/CHUM Collection Items|
|Food Justice Support|
|Ecojustice / Creation Care Support|
|Housing Justice Support|
|Fireside Legacy Fund Amount Dispersed||834.38|
|Fireside Legacy Fund Total Remaining – CC Foundation (December 2022)||$20,284.51|
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.
- Items for WHI/CHUM.
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 those who are afraid
- Our Zoom Socials will continue as desired every Wednesday at 6:00.
- January 29: Planning for ecojustice learning and action – Food
- February 5: Colors of Hope Leader: Cheryl. Communion:
- February 12: Colors of Hope Leader: Communion:
- February 19: Colors of Hope Leader: Communion:
- February 22: Lent begins
- We continued our look at food by revising a draft of our General Assembly resolution.
Joys and Concerns:
- Janet and family are overwhelmed as her brother undergoes medical tests to determine treatment options.
- Ron has COVID and is missing his birthday celebrations.
- Richard is recovering slowly but surely from his surgery. He no longer needs to wear a sling.
- Debbie’s DMin presentation to her student colleagues went well. Her defense to the faculty is scheduled for February 9 in Tulsa.
- Cos’s brother-in-law, Dave, is hospitalized with complications from surgery.
- Sherrill is celebrating five years since her brain surgery.
- Sherrill‘s neighbor, Kathy, is hospitalized with diabetes.
- We’re all angry and sad following another mass shooting, this time in an Asian dance club in California.
- Judy and Win are back home from their Panama cruise.
- Judy’s friend, Anita, is managing her mother’s estate, which is a sad and challenging task.