Category: Cedars News

All news relating to Cedars

Social Action Highlights of 2022

The committee merged the Social Justice Network and Social Action Committees into one Committee. The focus for the Committee for 2022 was to restructure the committee, reinstitute monthly Special Collections, and offer monthly opportunities for the congregation to gather around social justice causes.

Members of Social … read more.

You can be a Climate Changemaker!

Changemakers are energetic, ardent advocates for environmental values making a world-changing difference, especially addressing the challenges of climate change.

Join them in taking an hour per week to call or write friends, utilities, newspapers, and representatives with a bunch of other awesome people. They are present … read more.

Safe Gathering at Cedars

Now, and going forward, Cedars will begin following the guidelines for Houses of Worship as a result of our Governor’s actions and an Island School Task Force review. What does this mean?  

Masks are optional, but we will still welcome them for any reason (no judgment!). Unvaccinated … read more.

Disposable Mask Recycling

The Green Sanctuary Committee and the Social Justice Committee have teamed up to offer disposable mask recycling. Cedars has purchased a box through the Terracycle program in which we will collect disposable masks which will be sent to Terracycle where they will be taken apart … read more.

Parent Chalice Circle Forming

Would you like to meet regularly with other Cedars parents?

Our Parent Chalice Circle is a new venture of the Cedars Faith Formation Committee. The idea is to create a space where parents, grandparents, and caregivers can meet to share in the questions and experiences of … read more.

Social Justice Committee News

Greetings! My name is Carol Ann Davidson and I am the Board liaison to a new unified Social Justice Committee.

The past two years have been hard for many. It is easy to feel helpless given some of the challenges we are facing in the world. Working … read more.

The Belonging Initiative

Our Year-long Exploration of Promise and Possibilities

At the congregational meeting last Sunday, the Cedars Board of Trustees presented the findings and recommendations of its year-long Belonging Initiative. The Initiative was started in January of 2021 with the significant objective of promoting and achieving a deeper sense … read more.