Writing this column at the end of October 2018, we at Chalice are waiting. We are waiting to get our building permit, expected any day now, from the City of Escondido, which will allow us—at long last—to begin construction of a new, seven-room multipurpose building on our campus. This is Phase 1 of a three-phase […]
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Congregation President’s Message
For November 2018 Chalice Newsletter
Why I Support the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC)
“The Hebrew word for charity tzedakah simply means justice, and as this suggests giving to the poor is no optional extra but an essential part of living a just life.” Peter Singer
The UUSC began as the […]
Minister’s Message – October
From Rev. Sharon Wylie
The following are excerpts from Rev. Sharon Wylie’s sermon “Theology is Everywhere” offered on September 16, 2018:
Have you ever prayed for a parking spot? Not with hands clasped and eyes closed, but driving through a crowded parking lot? You […]
PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE FOR SEPTEMBER, 2018
THE CHALICE UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST INSTRUCTION MANUAL
Julie and I purchased beautiful new Chrysler Minivan, expressly to support our full-time job as transporters of grandchildren. It’s a remarkable piece of engineering and much more advanced than the Prius it replaced. The Instruction Manual is only available online and is over […]
A Celebration of Life service will be held at Chalice on Sunday, April 22 at 2 p.m. Reception to follow.
For those coming from out of town:
Escondido, California is about 30 miles northeast of downtown San Diego. You […]
Auction Event – Saturday, September 30 5 to 8 pm
Almost Annual Oktoberfest
Tickets are still available for this traditional celebration.
Fun music: Beer Barrel Polka, maybe the “Chicken Dance”!
Please contact the office by 4 pm Thursday, Sept. 28 if you do not have a ticket, but want to attend. If you bought […]
We gather to honor and celebrate the life of Chuck Pinney
Sunday, October 29 at 2:00 pm at Chalice UU Congregation
2324 Miller Ave, Escondido, CA 92029
Chalice UU Congregation publishes a monthly newsletter. This is an article written by our Board President, Kathy Zapata for the February 2017 newsletter.
“If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the […]
BOARD PRESIDENT’S NEWSLETTER COLUMN – JANUARY 2017
I dare say that many of us in our little community are beginning 2017 with a sense of relief – at least 2016 is over! We experienced real losses this past year, both within our congregation and more distant ones. And for those surprised by November’s election results, reactions […]