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News & Events

We've revised our news and events section! The Calendar now features the regular online calendar listing. This page will offer special events and news articles.

“Could It Happen to You?” Skit and discussion
March 1, 11:45 am, Buckham Room

You may be at risk! The San Mateo County Adult Abuse Prevention Committee has created an important program, Making the Invisible Visible, to bring about a greater awareness of elder abuse through a skit, which will entertain as well as educate on how abuse might occur. Audience members are encouraged to participate in a post-performance discussion to address these important issues.

Church Rummage Sale! March 13-14 General Public March 12 6-8pm Members Only
Come to the annual CCSM Rummage Sale! Proceeds support CCSM's service and justice ministries. 9am-4pm Friday, 9am-2:30pm Saturday. CCSM members pre-sale Thursday, 6-8pm. Last day to make donations is Sunday, March 8.
Volunteer to help at the rummage sale! The rummage sale cannot raise funds for CCSM’s service and justice efforts without YOU. Signing up to volunteer is easy.
1) Go to http://vols.pt/XgVedc
2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.
3) Sign up! (You will not need to register or create a password. Your email address will not be shared with anyone.)
Or just call the church office to volunteer.

Wise and Wonderful Seniors (WiWoS)
WiWoS are great fun and you don’t need to be Wise or Wonderful to join the in the fun… You don’t even need to be a senior. Wherever you are on your life’s journey, you are welcome to join us for any or all of these activities.
2nd Wednesdays in the Buckham Room
3/11 What is a member portal? Bring your ipad, tablet, smartphone or notepad and pen. Veril Phillips will be supporting us through an hour of learning how to access our online church directory. We'll have some extra tablets, etc, available.
4/8 10:30-11:30 Out with the Old
; A time for sharing with Pastor Jerri and send-off to Mexico.
5/13 10:30-11:30 In with the New
; A time to regroup and look ahead.

4th Thursdays: Please sign up in church office to make reservations. This helps us to create carpools—more fellowship, less cars. Each 4th Thursday we gather at CCSM at 10:30 a.m., and leave at 10:45.
2/26 CuriOdyssey. $6 parking per car at Museum, and lunch at Poplar Creek. 1700 Coyote Point Dr.
3/26 Barbara’s Fish Trap, north of Half Moon Bay on Hwy 1.
4/23 Paul’s Diner, 4000 S El Camino Real; free parking on north side of building.

Barn Dancing - Pick A Party Opportunity!
Saturday, February 28, 4-6 pm, Kloss Hall
Join hosts Penny Nixon, Annlee McGurk (and Mercy), Cheryl Rosenthal and Chira Shimmietta (and Sophia), for a barn dance. Put on your cowboy/cowgirl boots and c’mon out—or we’ll have to lasso you ourselves! Chiara will lead us in line dancing, two-stepping and a foot-stomping, balloon-bursting fun dance too. Everyone can do it and kids will love it. For all ages. Refreshments and non-alcoholic beverages will be served. Come by yourself, with a friend, or with your whole family. $20 per adult, $40 per family.

HIT THE ROAD! (CCSM Field Trips)
You have been so generous in helping raise funds for various community projects, we thought you might like to meet the people you help.
· Any Wednesday, 9:30am, do a ride-along with a Peninsula Food Runner.
· Hit the road and join the team learning about border issues in Tijuana, April 17-21.
For more information or to save you a spot, please email msj [at] ccsm-ucc.org.  All ages welcome.

Wanna Cross the Border?
March 20-24
A group from CCSM will explore immigration issues along the border nearest Tijuana. From Centro Romero we learn more about the two most serious border concerns: human trafficking and unaccompanied minors. Save the dates!

 






 

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Sunday Mornings at CCSM
Join us for our Spirited Traditional Service
10:30 a.m.



ASH WEDNESDAY
February 18, 7 pm

Setting the table, preparing your heart

LENT 1: Sunday, February 22
The Table of Rest: What would it be like to stop? Penny Nixon

LENT 2: Sunday, March 1
The Table of Grace; family worship. Penny Nixon

LENT 3: Sunday, March 8
The Upside-down Table: Things are not as they appear • Penny Nixon

LENT 4: Sunday, March 15
The Table of Joy: Drink to Life! Penny Nixon

LENT 5: Sunday, March 22
The Table of Forgiveness: Forgive yourself first • Laura Barnes. One Great Hour of Sharing Offering

PALM/PASSION SUNDAY
March 29

The Table of Memories: Endings and beginnings • Jorge Perry Bautista

Holy Thursday Service
April 2, 7 pm

Good Friday Service
April 3, 7 pm

College Heights UCC

EASTER: Sunday, April 5
Easter: The Resurrection Table!