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Chalice Hosts a School Supply Drive through Aug. 28th

Over the next few Sundays, leading up to the Blessing of the Backpacks on August 28, Chalice will be collecting school supplies to be donated to children and teens in need. Supplies can be placed in baskets located in the Sanctuary and Fellowship Hall. Items for Donation:  backpacks   ~   binders   ~   … Continued

Choir Camp kicks off Choir on August 20th

The Chalice Choir wants you to sing with us! Whether you’ve been singing all your life or you have never sung outside of your car,  we want you to sing with the Chalice Choir! No audition necessary!  Our annual choir camp/potluck dinner will be held on August 20th. This is a great time to meet … Continued

Article II Study Commission Presentations

Dear Friends, We have received word from so many of you who are eager to share the Article II Study Commission’s presentations with your congregations. We are pleased to say that we are extending the deadline for feedback to give folks a chance to view the presentations and share their ideas with us! Our feedback … Continued

Ventura “Bans off our Bodies” March

651 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA, 93001 ADA accessible: Unknown Saturday, May 14, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM  Join us in Marching and if you have a yellow Side with Love t-shirt to wear, please do!  

Save the Date!

 The Auction committee is already starting to meet and plan for this big event.  We will be having our Silent Auction online through the PayBee program as we did last year as people have indicated they really liked having two weeks to bid on the Silent Auction items and the events.  Having the Silent Auction … Continued

Mid Year Congregational Meeting

Dear fellow Chalice Members,  January 30 is our mid-year meeting at 11:30 am via Zoom. Here are the items on the agenda for our annual meeting: Minister’s Report: Rev. Nica Eaton-Guinn  Treasurer’s Report: Dave Buss  President’s Report: Don Cooper Presentation from Building Beloved Community Advocates Presentation from Todd Hess on behalf of the OCR (our … Continued

Interfaith: Waves of change keep hitting us, so we must learn to surf Our very own Reverend Nica has written an article in the VC Star.

Letter from Board

Dear fellow Chalice Members,   The Board of Trustees met on Saturday August 28 in our annual retreat, to set goals for the upcoming year. We are in a state of flux. We have two new staff members – Kelly and Ana Krista –  uncertainty about when we will be able to worship in person … Continued

Revised Protocols for Small Groups meeting Indoors at Chalice

These guidelines have been revised on August 31, 2021 due to the Delta variant and the changing science regarding transmission. They may be revised again as the year progresses.    We urge only vaccinated people attend indoor events at Chalice.  Please remain masked during the meeting. Kindly maintain a six foot distance from each other. … Continued