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“I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house,” Nathanial Hawthorne On a cool and sunny afternoon recently, four Parkway hikers joined me on the Al Foster Trail near my home. Jim and I moved near this trail in 1994 and it holds many special memories made there…Read More ›
Thanks to all who participated to make the St Louis Metro Area Crop Hunger Walk an outstanding success. Parkway led all area churches in monetary donations, totaling $2750.00. In addition, Parkway fielded a large group of walkers and volunteers on walk day. Several members of Parkway were on the planning committee. 75 percent of the…Read More ›
Getting out the Vote Posted on November 5, 2019 by Maren Tirabassi, UCC Pastor I’m getting out the vote — my vote, from the inertia of my laziness, self-importance of my busyness, contempt of local issues and candidates as if they were not the foundation of everything else, and discouragement with my country, as if it were exempt…Read More ›
Daylight Savings Time Ends Posted on November 4, 2019by Maren Tirabassi I was given an hour yesterday from the time-dictators. and found myself wondering what to do with this wiggling gift this hour — sleep on it, play with it, stuff it full with another task? or better … talk with a friend, write a long letter or…Read More ›
You may have heard about the movement to rename Beirne Park in Creve Coeur to address the racist injustice that spurred the creation of the park in 1956. (see article » ) The movement is gaining steam, setting strategies, and PUCC has been asked if we can offer support to the cause. You can join…Read More ›
Save the Date! Autumn Fest with Team Sign ups! Let’s Barbecue and have a great German meal to celebrate the success of our teams. We hope to enlist more team members on this date. Many of the new teams have met and already planned great functions or organized rotations to accomplish tasks for the church.…Read More ›
“What we would like to do is change the world-make it a little simpler for people to feed, clothe, and shelter themselves as God intended for them to do. And, by fighting for better conditions, by crying out unceasingly for the rights of the workers, of the poor, of the destitute…we can, to a certain…Read More ›
After polling South County clients, this ministry is requesting pasta sauce as a special addition to this year’s Thanksgiving bags. As you are able, please bring pasta sauce, canned or plastic only containers (no glass, please), meat, no meat, low sugar, any variety, for their food pantry. Hunt’s Pasta Sauce in metal cans is especially…Read More ›
We are all Baltimore, again today (Elijah Cummings, 1951-2019) by Maren Tirabassi, UCC Pastor in New Hampshire All of us who do not live in Baltimore the 7th congressional district maligned and mis-tweeted that Elijah Cummings loved, all of us who are not congresswomen of color whom Elijah Cummings defended, all of us…Read More ›
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