BCCUCC Hosts Kids Clothes Swap!

East Bay Kids Clothes Swap

The East Bay Kids Clothes Swap is a place to trade in clean (non-stained) clothes and shoes, and get clothes the next size up! Ages newborn to 12 years old. Give what you can, take what you need! It’s a great community resource, a place for parents and kids to meet up, and a way to reduce waste. It will be located here in Fellowship Hall of Barrington Congregational Church, UCC and will take place every 3rd Saturday of the month, from 9:30 am-11:30 am. Our next swap is scheduled for Saturday, January 19th. $3-$5 donation at the door to cover […]

BCCUCC Has Cause to Celebrate!

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BCCUCC has cause to celebrate and honor our accomplishments. With thanks to all the members of the Strategic Teams, the Renewal team can report that there are many active and caring people who consider BCCUCC “their church” and show up in so many ways.

The Community Connection Team discovered that many good works are already in progress or about to happen:

Mission and Justice and Youth Fellowship worked with and will continue to work with […]

BCCUCC Strategic Teams Report Back

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The Renewal Team

On Saturday, June 2, 2018, the Renewal Team met with all seven Strategic Teams to hear the reports of their Phase 1 work. It was a wonderful and inspiring morning with great feedback from all of our teams. One week later, at our Annual Meeting, Heather Williamson gave a greatly condensed rundown of all that our teams accomplished. We recognize that neither Heather’s report nor this web page can convey all […]

Building a Stronger BCCUCC

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Overview

BCCUCC is excited to embark on a church revitalization program in conjunction with the Center for Progressive Renewal. This process began in September, 2017, and will continue for approximately 18 months. It consists of two separate phases, an assessment phase and an implementation phase, which are described in more detail below.

Now some will ask, “Aren’t we vital already?A New Thing We’re doing lots of great stuff!” Absolutely! We are. However, we cannot ignore that churches […]