Call for Generosity in Action Nominees

Do you know a church member that goes above and beyond their offering of time and talent to the church? Then nominate them for Generosity in Action so that their efforts are recognized by our community! Just email your nomination to  — along with a description of what they’ve contributed to UUCJ — and we’ll put them in the running for honorees next quarter.


Weekday Book Club Meeting

Monday, 4/2, 1:00 PM, Regency Books-a-Million
Our next book discussion will be on the non-fiction book, Killers of the Flower Moon, by David Grann, a true crime story. The call # is 976.6004. A recent check at JPL showed only ebook and audio books available, so request a hold ASAP, or borrow or purchase the book.
All are welcome to attend our meetings.

Playing with Ideas

Upcoming Topics:

  • 3/18: The Electoral College – Pam Edwards – Roine
  • 3/25: Supreme Court: Past, Present & Future – Mike Aiken

Playing with Ideas meets every Sunday morning, from 9:30-10:30 in the Anthony Room.

Spiritual Studies

Spiritual Studies meets weekly in the Channing Room from 9:30 – 10:30.


  • March 18: Dale Carnegie – How to Win Friends and Influence People
  • Mar 25: Presentation by Bob Pedevilland; A Spiritual Take on Pathways to Awareness by church member David Keel.

All are welcome. No prep or homework needed!!! Leisla Sansom

Caring Candles

Barbara Parkinson was discharged from the Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital on March 14, 2018.  She is very pleased with her care at Brooks and happy to be home with her husband and family.  Her husband is still receiving care from home health services after his heart surgery.  He is now able to walk on his own without a cane.  More good news…the Parkinson’s sixth great grandchild, Kennedy Nicole, was born on March 10, 2018!  Congratulations!

Afesa Adams (a former UUCJ member) is very ill. She cannot take phone calls, but would welcome notes and cards. Her address is:

8755 Donnar Way #301
Emigration Canyon, UT 84108

Generosity in Action: March 2018

Jennifer TuckerThe Generosity in Action honoree for March is Jennifer Tucker! Jennifer has been a hard-working leader within our church community, heading up many committees and projects within UUCJ. It is her third year leading O’Leno as Registrar or Director — so stay tuned as she helps to create an amazing adventure for us this year! Jennifer was co-chair of the LDC (Leadership Development Council), which created the leadership workshops in the much-lauded Journey program last year. She led Special Events for three years, managing the annual parades that UUCJ participates in. She is on the Committee on Ministry, and has envisioned and spearheaded our partnership with Arlington Heights Elementary. Jennifer has invested countless hours in enhancing the community experience for all of us over the years, and we are grateful for all she’s done!

Women of All Ages

Our women of all Ages group will meet Thursday March 22, at the Regency Square Library at 5:30 in the evening in one of the large meeting rooms.  Please come and share with us how you became a Unitarian and came to be a member of UUCJ.  This will be a great opportunity to get to know some of your fellow members and for us to know you.

Weekday Book Club

The book selection for Monday, April 2, is the novel Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann. It is based on the true-life story of wealthy Osage Indians who began dying in large numbers under mysterious circumstances in 1920s Oklahoma. The meeting is at 1:00 PM at Books-a-Million near Regency.

Earth Day Choir

Anyone who likes to sing is invited to join our choir for our annual Earth Day program on April 22.  Rehearsals will begin on Sunday, March 11 at 12:30 in the chapel.  Music readers and non-readers are welcome.  Rehearsal CD’s are available so you can practice at home as well as each week at church.  For information and encouragement speak with Sharon Scholl.