September  2021
Go Tell It On The Mountain
Monthly Newsletter
Skyland Community Church, UCC
Minister: Rev. Melanie Weiner
Sunday Worship Service:
10:30 A.M. Pacific Time
Hybrid service on-site and online
See the monthly announcement below or check our website
Message from Rev Melanie for September 2021

"Remember not the former things, nor consider the things of old. Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert." (Isaiah 43:18-19 English Standard Version)

Read more
Special Message from Rev. Melanie September 2021

A Special Note from Rev. Melanie

Read more
Have Limited Time ?

Then scroll all the way to the bottom for a Index to articles in this months issue of the Newsletter.

Church Calendar

Bible Study on Thursday mornings:


10:00 -11:00 Sunday's Scripture

On your computer, tablet or smartphone click or tap below:
If you are asked for a passcode, enter 332672

From your phone, dial 1 669 900 6833
Meeting ID: 835 4455 3057
Community Check-in

By computer:, tablet, or smartphone click or tap below:
If you are asked for a passcode enter 497435

By phone: dial 1 669 900 6833 and enter the Meeting ID: 890 3960 0609#
see more upcoming events on the Church Calendar

All Regularly Scheduled Events in Whitaker Hall
are on hold during Shelter-in-Place
Church Council News September 2021

Council meeting notes August 16, 2021: Moderator Leslie Meehan brought the meeting to order at 8:30 am. Opening prayer was led by Rev. Melanie Weiner. Our Behavioral Covenant was read by Randy. Minutes of the July 26 th and July 30th meetings...

Read more
Harvest Festival Update

Harvest Festival 2021 and Re-Vision at Skyland Church During the Skyland Church Council meeting of July 26, the decision was made to cancel Harvest Festival for 2021. Council members all spoke to their love for the event and about concerns for...

Read more
Treasurer's Report September 2021

Note from your Treasurer for first 2 months of our ’21-‘22 fiscal year.

Read more
Fire Safe Roads -- An Ounce (or a TON) of Prevention

With fire season again approaching after another year of drought, it is time for mountain dwellers to consider how to protect themselves and their property from damage. But when fires attack their homes, they need an escape route, of which there...

Read more
Mission Board News September 2021

Hunger isn't limited to the developing world, or to poor parts of the United States. Hunger is in every county in every state across the country. And it's in our county, which boasts substantial wealth and grows much of the state's fresh produce. ...

Read more
Trustees September 2021

On Aug 10 Santa Cruz County inspected the lift and it is fully approved for operation and is also currently in need of minor corrections and repairs which do not affect safety or function. Many thanks to Lou who led the effort for the Lift Project.

Read more
UCC Educational Opportunity: Reason to Have Hope: A...

Dear ones, we have a public health crisis in our nation. No, it isn't the one you are thinking of, though that is a crisis as well. The one I am writing to you about is the racial disparities in our country and the effects those have on the...

Read more
Photos from a recent Hybrid service September 2021

Read more
Rev. Melanie Work Hours and Contact Information UPDATED...

Beginning September 1st, Rev. Melanie's days off will be Tuesday and Saturday. She will generally work from home on Thursdays. If you would like to meet with Rev. Melanie in person or via Zoom, the best way to make sure you find her present and...

Read more
In this Issue:
Skyland Community Church, UCC
25100 Skyland Road
Los Gatos, CA 95033
phone: 408-353-1310
USPS mail: Skyland Church
P.O. Box 245
Los Gatos, CA 95031-0245