Happenings

This page lists announcements for events in the life of the church other than Sunday worship.

  • ORUCC Wayfinding Sept 21st 9:30am & Sept 22 4pm ZOOM link
    The Spiritual Tasks of Aging     WAYFINDING The Soul-tasks of Aging toward a Theology of the Elder Years Every third Wednesday from 9:30-11:15am, beginning this Wednesday September 21st followed by a virtual conversation the third Thursday beginning September 22nd 4pm Greetings Wayfinders!   Nearly 50 of us have RSVPed to attend the in-person monthly …
  • Movie Group Returns, Thursday, Sept 15, 10:00 am
    ORUCC   Movie Group Returns in an Experimental Format    #1 We will meet at 10 AM Thursday, September the 15th.  We will have coffee and appropriate snacks.  Masks will be worn except when eating or drinking.    #2 We will try this without any zoom link.  Some folks have indicated some difficulty with discussion when zoom is involved.  It is …
  • Abortion Rights Discussion September 25
    Mike Murray, VP of Public Affairs for Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin (PPWI), and Rabbi Bonnie Margulis, Chair of the Wisconsin Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice WI-RCRC), will present on the current status of abortion access in Wisconsin. The presentation from PPWI will include a discussion of the current legal and legislative landscape, information on medical and …
  • Wayfinding Sept 21st 9:30-11:15 am
    The Spiritual Tasks of Aging     WAYFINDING The Soul-tasks of Aging toward a Theology of the Elder Years Every third Wednesday from 9:30-11:15am, beginning September 21st   Pastor Julia will guide those of us who feel called to explore the soul-tasks of aging through a series of 10 workshops and conversations during the 2022-2023 …
  • ORUCC Vicki S. May Memorial Service
    Saturday July 30 11am   Memorial Service for Vicki S. May Saturday July 30th 11am Visiting with family at 10:15am Join us for a Memorial Service for Vicki May this Saturday July 30th at 11am with time to greet the family at 10:15am. You are invited to stay for a delicious luncheon in Friendship Hall …
  • Chit Chats with Tammy Martens
    Orchard Ridge United Church of Christ Spiritually Alive, Joyfully Inclusive, Committed to Justice Chit Chats with Tammy Martens I am hosting two gatherings– “Chit Chats with Tammy” as part of my wind down. Please join me on Thursday, July 14, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m., on my backyard patio, 10 Quarterdeck Drive, Madison or Sunday, July …
  • ORUCC Vicki S. May Memorial Service
    Saturday July 30 11am In Loving Memory of Vicki S. May Vicki was born on June 26, 1940 and passed away at 9:20pm on Monday night June 13, 2022. Our hearts surround her wife Susan and their whole family with comfort.  Join us for a Memorial Service for Vicki Saturday July 30 at 11am followed …
  • ORUCC, Interfaith Vigil Against Gun Violence 5pm
    Location Included LOCATION ANNOUNCED: Common Grace 3565 Tulane Avenue, Madison, WI Join us in Prayer & Action at 5:00 Clergy and Religious leaders are encouraged to wear their religious clothing. This is a family-friendly event. Family area will be available with chalk and family activities. Organizers: Wisconsin Council of Churches Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice …
  • ORUCC Installation Sunday 2pm
    Celebrating God's blessing in transition Installation Worship Service Note May 22, 2022 2pm Dear ORUCC Community, I am delighted to invite you to our Installation service, as church and pastor, this Sunday May 22nd at 2pm. I love ritual, because it helps us practice for the world we want to create. We will ask for …
  • ORUCC Movie Group Discussion, May 20th, 7 pm
    The ORUCC Movie Group will meet this Friday, May 20th at 7 p.m. at the church Were you a fan of “I Love Lucy”? The ORUCC movie group will review both the film “Being the Ricardos” and the documentary “Lucy & Desi”. Both available free on Amazon Prime. Javier Bardem and Nicole Kidman were nominated for an Academy Award …