August 2021
Go Tell It On The Mountain
Monthly Newsletter
Skyland Community Church, UCC
Minister: Rev. Melanie Weiner
Sunday Worship Service:
10:30 A.M. Pacific Time
Hybrid service on-site and online
See the monthly announcement below or check our website
Message from Rev Melanie for August 2021

Message from Rev. Melanie "For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them." In this last month we have begun on-site worship at the church! It has been particularly moving to have our choir sing, and it has been a blessing...

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Church Calendar

Bible Study on Thursday mornings:

8:45 - 9:45 Important Passages from the Bible
9:45 -10:45 Sunday's Scripture

On your computer, tablet or smartphone click or tap below:
If you are asked for a passcode, enter 332672

From your phone, dial 1 669 900 6833
Meeting ID: 835 4455 3057
Community Check-in

By computer:, tablet, or smartphone click or tap below:
If you are asked for a passcode enter 497435

By phone: dial 1 669 900 6833 and enter the Meeting ID: 890 3960 0609#
see more upcoming events on the Church Calendar

All Regularly Scheduled Events in Whitaker Hall
are on hold during Shelter-in-Place
Church Council News August 2021

Council meeting notes July 26, 2021: Moderator Leslie Meehan brought the meeting to order at 8:35 am. Opening prayer was led by Rev. Melanie Weiner. Our Behavioral Covenant was read by Leslie. Minutes of the June meeting were read silently and...

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Harvest Festival Update

Harvest Festival 2021 and Re-Vision at Skyland Church During the Skyland Church Council meeting of July 26, the decision was made to cancel Harvest Festival for 2021. Council members all spoke to their love for the event and about concerns for...

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Treasurer's Report August 2021

Note from your Treasurer...

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Tech Team Update (part of Communications) August 2021

Church Service- Hallelujah! July 4 th began our hybrid series of in-person worship service with a beautiful outdoor celebration. Over 30 congregants were present either on zoom or in chairs on the grounds facing lower Whitaker. Thank goodness for ...

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Fire Safe Roads -- An Ounce (or a TON) of Prevention

With fire season again approaching after another year of drought, it is time for mountain dwellers to consider how to protect themselves and their property from damage. But when fires attack their homes, they need an escape route, of which there...

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Mission Board News August 2021

This month as we face the pandemic and its new after effects with the Delta variant, our food pantry is even more important. Millions of children and families living in America face hunger and food insecurity every day. The pandemic has most...

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Trustees August 2021

The Trustees met on June 27 to review the list of tasks on the "to do" list. Following the meeting, work was done on the handrail leading to lower Whitaker Hall. Regarding facilities rentals, our insurance company was...

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Finance Team Update August 2021

The Finance Team added a new member, Jackie Seymour and a consultant, Terrie Landini to our team in June. In late June the Finance team met and agreed upon a process to make recommendations as to the management, use and investment of our monies...

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Rev. Melanie Work Hours and Contact Information

Beginning July 6, Rev. Melanie's days off will be Friday and Saturday. She will generally work from home on Thursdays...

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Skyland Community Church, UCC
25100 Skyland Road
Los Gatos, CA 95033
phone: 408-353-1310
USPS mail: Skyland Church
P.O. Box 245
Los Gatos, CA 95031-0245