Author Archives: RevSharon

We’re launching our Inquirers Series!

Faith Forward: Inquirers Series
Sundays at 2:45 p.m.
In the library (off the courtyard at Temple Adat Shalom)

Visitors, newcomers, and new members are invited to participate in an eight-session program that offers an introduction to Chalice UU Congregation and Unitarian Universalism in general. The group will meet after our Sunday service starting at 2:45pm in the […]

Memorial for Jerre Doughty on Dec. 8

As was announced to the congregation via email on December 5, member Jerre Doughty (Stafford) has passed away.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at Chalice on Saturday, December 8 at 4 p.m.

For those coming from out of town:
Escondido, California is about 30 miles northeast of downtown San Diego. You will want to fly […]

Seeking an Interim Choir Director

Position Title: Interim Choir Director

Reports To: Minister

Status: Part-time Hourly (15-20 hours a month)

Start Date: December 23, 2018 (negotiable)

Application Deadline: December 17, 2018

JOB SUMMARY

We are seeking an Interim Choir Director for a six-month position (January through June 2019) while our Music Director is on a leave of absence.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Provides rehearsals once a week for 1-1/2 hours plus a 30-minute rehearsal before […]

Memorial for Sorab Ghandhi on Sept. 16

As was announced to the congregation via email on July 7, member Sorab Ghandhi has passed away.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at Chalice on Sunday, September 16 at 2 p.m.

For those coming from out of town:
Escondido, California is about 30 miles northeast of downtown San Diego. You will want to fly […]

When To Call the Minister

We have a new music group forming at Chalice: “Notes of Comfort,” a compassionate music program. The idea is that congregants who are ill or otherwise struggling might receive a visit from this group, to be cheered and comforted by song and music. (You will hear more about this group in future newsletters, as they […]

Seeking art for our memorial wall!

Request for Proposals for Memorial Art Installation:

Chalice Unitarian Universalist Congregation is seeking proposals for design, production, and installation of a rectangular-shaped, weather-resistant artwork to be installed on the exterior of our chapel building (south wall, facing the patio).

Following the installation of the artwork, rectangular-shaped memorial plaques will be installed around the artwork.

Our budget for artwork […]

Seeking a Backup Childcare Provider

Chalice seeks a backup childcare provider for Sunday mornings. This is an “as needed” position, filling in when our regular childcare providers are unavailable. To apply, please contact the Chalice office.

JOB SUMMARY

Under supervision, Childcare Providers ensure the care, cleanliness, security and safety of the nursery for the children at Chalice Unitarian Universalist Congregation.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Maintain a […]

January 28th is Our White Supremacy Teach-In

Beloved community,

In case you are not familiar with them, please know that the Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism Organizing Collective (abbreviated “BLUU”) formed in July 2015 to provide support, information, and resources for Black Unitarian Universalists. They also work to expand the role and visibility of Black UUs within our faith.

In the past two […]

Having a blue Christmas?

Beloved community,

It’s not unusual to feel sad or “blue” at Christmas time.

A 2011 review of empirical studies found that mood worsens in December. Loneliness, anxiety, and helplessness rise. One study “concluded that one of the most relevant factors in Christmas depressions is the individual’s belief in the myth that everyone else is having a […]