Wanted: Chalice Lighter Ambassador

The Pacific Northwest District’s Chalice Lighters program provides grants that assist the growth of new and existing congregations in our area. Just ten years ago, Cedars (then the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Bainbridge Island and North Kitsap or UUFBINK) received a grant that helped us grow into the church we are today. The Chalice Lighter

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Help Wanted – Interfaith Council

Cedars is entitled to up to three delegates to the Interfaith Council of Bainbridge Island/North Kitsap. Currently, we have one: Bill Scarvie. Bill will be away from Bainbridge in January and February, as will Rev. Jaco. This leaves us with no representation on the Council for those two months. The only qualification is an honest

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Volunteer Spotlight: Barry Peters

A hearty Cedars shout out to Barry Peters! Barry is an extraordinarily calm, gentle person with a razor-sharp mind and a ready smile—a rare confluence of traits that makes Cedars all the richer. He has served as co-chair of Adult Programs, chair of Program Associates, program-associates liaison for Green Sanctuary, as well as providing his

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Volunteer Spotlight: Nancy Philip

Nancy Philip is a truly devoted UU—she loves our faith, and shares that love with her family, community, and all of us lucky Cedars folk. Nancy has served as Worship Associate and liaison, as well as team leader for N. Kitsap. Her efforts on the Committee on Ministry and Green Sanctuary have helped our community

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