UPDATED SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT
Given the most recent guidelines issued in hopes of slowing the spread of the coronavirus, and the need for each of us to do whatever we can to ensure the health and well being of us all, UUOCC is suspending in person Sunday services indefinitely. Wishing all of you continuing good health.
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every Sunday at 10:30 am
Whether you're brand new to Unitarian Universalism or moving here from another UU Community, we welcome you.
Sunday Services at 10:30 AM
at Murray Grove
431 Route 9 (N. Main Street)
Lanoka Harbor, NJ 08734
Unless otherwise noted Rev. Julie Newhall preaches and leads worship at UUOCC on the second and fourth Sundays of each month from Sept. through June
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There are a variety of activities at UUOCC. Check the calendar regularly to make sure you're not missing out on anything.
UUOCC is located on the Murray Grove Campus at
431 North Main Street
Lanoka Harbor, NJ 08734
Social Justice at UUOCC
Although UUOCC is a small congregation, we take our commitment to social justice seriously. We contribute financially to UUFaithActionNJ, the statewide UU social action organization and participate in workshops and activities that they sponsor, particularly in the areas of environmental justice and climate change and immigration policy. (For more information visit www.uufaithaction.org Within Ocean County we collectively and individually support the following:
- Interfaith Hospitality Network - an interfaith ministry providing shelter and assistance to homeless families. www.ihnoc.net
- Hope Center - providing resources, services and advocacy for those in current need. www.houseofhopeocean.org
- Fullfill - the Foodbank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties.
- Wranglebrook Community Garden - a joint project of UUOCC and Berkeley Township (see additional information elsewhere on this page).
UUOCC has been recognized as a UU Welcoming Community and Stands on the Side of Love.
Embrace the Soul ... Embolden the Spirit ...
Enrich the Community
Check our Calendar for more details on upcoming services.
UUOCC (Unitarian Universalist Ocean County Congregation) Social Justice committee members have been talking about the terrible impact of plastic waste in our environment, especially to wildlife in the marine environment. So they decided to do something about it! Irene Tysh, Elaine McConnell and Barbara Diamantopoulos have designed a large sized reusable shopping bag in lieu of the smaller disposable plastic bags given out by most businesses. These bright colored bags have the UUOCC logo painted on the outside and will accommodate a large number of items; therefore the eliminating the need for the smaller disposable bags. They will be for sale for $5. All proceeds will benefit the congregation.
Murray Grove Retreat & Renewal Center, has many new and wonderful events and spaces for overnight groups or individuals all year long.
Learn more at www.MurrayGrove.org
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