Seventh Sunday After Pentecost    
July 28, 2019
Meeting at 500 E. Colorado Blvd.
Sunday Worship Service: 11:30 am, FUMC Chapel
Our Core Values: 
Spiritual Growth. Welcome. Justice-seeking
"Rev. Leo Lynch led us in worship on Sunday, urging us toward a simpler, more frequent relationship with God. A nearly full choir assembled for a beautiful anthem. And Morgan Bailey Keaton with Nick Price provided lyrical and lovely special music."

Visit us at:  uccpasadena.org

Sermon Podcast
  
Did you miss a worship service and want to hear the sermon? Please visit uccpasadena.org and select 'podcasts' from the menu on top of the home page or click below


Office Hours 
 Mon. - Thurs. 
9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

  Lunch Hours
 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.  
 
  Tel. # 626.795.0696
Fax. # 626.795.0698 

Nina Kung  

 From the Rev. Anne Cohen - 

Anne is serving as our Sabbatical Coverage Pastor while the Pomeroys are away on their Sabbatical.

She has office hours Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.
She enjoys meeting people for coffee and conversation...
 Prayers 

-Our heartfelt condolence to Brian Brandenburg's family, whose nephew passed away on July 16 in Amsterdam, Holland.
 Congratulations 
-Note from Eugene Carbajal "So thankful for passing my Final Assessment at the US Open Badminton Championship! It's been a 9-year journey! Iam now a fully accredited USA Badminton National Umpire! Congratulations Eugene!

-Congratulations to our Vice-Moderator, Krysty Leckrone, newly appointed on Pasadena Tournament of Roses Foundation.
   Summer SoulCollage® Workshop




SoulCollage® is a creative outlet for emotional and spiritual expression. We have practiced this art several times - on Women's Retreats, preparation for Lent, and for no good reason except to be together! For those who are interested, Anne Cohen will host a SoulCollage® Workshop at her home on Sunday afternoon July 28 - from 2-5pm. RSVP:   acohen99@sbcglobal.netor call the church

For more information:  https://www.soulcollage.com
Stacy Thomas: Parish Minister

Stacy Thomas is accepting a call to parish ministry. She and Cindy & Andy Speakman will be moving to be near her church.  July 28th will be their last Sunday with us. Come and bless their new life and ministry - and celebrate the wonderful years they have been among us!

A Reception will follow worship.
Will you offer flowers for our worship one Sunday?

Sign up to remember/honor someone or event! The Flower Chart is located by the entrance in FUMC Chapel or you can contact Nina at the Church Office 626.795.0696 or email her at fccmonina@gmail.com.
August 11, 18 & 25, Sept. 22 & 29, Oct. 20 & 27, Nov. 24, Dec. 1, 15, 22 & 29 are available. Thanks to all who have already donated!

(We offer a reminder that altar flowers donation are not tax-deductible.)
Friends In Deed - Back to School Event Volunteers
FID wanted to reach out to FCC regarding their Back-to-School event. They want to see if we have some folks that would want to help on the distribution days starting July 30, 31, and August 1, four or five volunteers, from about 9:30am until 11:30am would be great, then 2 or 3 in the afternoon.

Please contact Lu Nguyen or Anne Cohen if you are interested.
2019 Anniversary Celebration Dinner July 21, at Stoney Point Restaurant. Happy 20th to Wes and Chuck, 30th to Grace and Bob, 40th to Bettie and Sandy, 50th to Irene and - Peter for a total of 140 years of togetherness ❣️
New Bibles to be Dedicated and Placed in our Pews          
Due to the extra pews in our new worship space, Nina has purchased new Bibles to fill the extra pews and you are invited to buy a few to dedicate to someone. Please leave a check for FCC in the amount of $20 with the dedication you wish to be included in the front inside of the Bible. We suggest only 1 or 2 persons be listed in each Bible so that each is more personal.  
Presented to the church by
In memory of
In honor of
We worship at 11:30 a.m. at the Chapel of First Methodist Church every Sunday.
First Congregational Church
of Pasadena
United Church of Christ
500 E. Colorado Blvd.,
Pasadena, CA 91101
Telephone: (626) 795-0696
OFFICE HOURS:
Mon to Thurs
9AM – 5:30PM
Lunch Hour:
12 – 1:30PM