Category: Cedars News

All news relating to Cedars

COVID-19 Symptoms? Get tested now!

Public health officials are urging Kitsap residents to get tested as quickly as possible if they have any COVID symptoms, no matter how mild.
It has taken an average of 3.4 days for positive cases in Kitsap County to get tested for COVID-19 after first experiencing symptoms. … read more.

UUA Disaster Relief Fund News

At least eight families in the Rogue Valley UU Fellowship in Ashland Oregon have lost homes to wildfires that continue to rage in Oregon and other western states, according to the congregation’s minister, the Rev. Sean Parker Dennison. Almost everyone in the congregation, which has about 150 … read more.

News from CCBG

Cross Cultural Book Group

As a black woman in America, I find these to be troubling times. While raising my children, I taught them all to be proud of their African ancestry, regardless of what they learned, heard, or witnessed.

Now I am reading Caste by Isabel Wilkerson, which tells … read more.

September Special Collection

Cedars’ Special Collection for the month of September will be for the Bremerton NAACP Legal Defense fund to support their project on police accountability and citizen review boards in Kitsap County.

The Bremerton NAACP Legal Defense Fund has initiated a project to meet with police officials … read more.

Update from Fundraising Committee

Despite the pandemic and cancellation of the Event Sales events, contributions from Members and Friends made for a successful fundraiser. The Cedars Fundraising Committee wishes to thank all contributors who purchased seats for over 40 donated events and activities. Cedars Events always have been popular, … read more.

Super Suppers

Starting this month, the BARN will be providing meals every Friday of each month, so Super Suppers is suspended for now. Seniors who need more support with food can sign up at the Senior Center for food deliveries through Meals on Wheels.

Correction: Last week’s posting … read more.

Thank You, Cedars!

A big Thank You! to our congregation, who once again helped many in need this month. We completed packing 54 dinners and sending them to the Senior Center for distribution to individuals and families.

Helen Nissani, Cedars Board Member, organized teams and created protocols that can … read more.

In Memoriam

Anne Petersen Tilly passed away last week at the remarkable age of 104 3/4. She was frequently present and smiling at Cedars’ Sunday Services with her daughter and son-in-law, Vicki and Steve Johnson. She is fondly remembered by Vicki as a joyful, kind, funny, and … read more.

Leadership Learning Opportunity

Serving in leadership roles within a congregational setting can be a deeply spiritual and rewarding experience. These roles also can require skills and perspectives that differ from other organizational leadership structures.

Rev. Zackrie invites current, past, and future leaders to join him in an exploration of … read more.