Earth Ministry

USED BOOK SALE 12/3

During both coffee hours in the Crossings Room on Sunday December 3rd, shop for books!  It’s a win-win – many books are as good as new and perfect for gift-giving at bargain prices!  Your purchase supports UUCWC Earth Ministry projects for energy and water conservation.

Green Sanctuary: More than pretty green plants!

Every Sunday, one of the five fellowship candles is lit in recognition of our commitment to being a “Green Sanctuary” and caring for our earth and church grounds. This is the work led by your Earth Ministry Team and it involves every member of UUCWC. Being a Green Sanctuary means much more than having green … Continued

Outdoor Adventure Sunday January 22, 2017

Dry Run Creek Trail – West Amwell Township Meet in the parking lot at UUCWC at 12:30 PM to carpool. We anticipate hiking about 2.5 miles. The trail descends through woods into the steep-sided valley of the Dry Run Creek, a tributary of Moore’s Creek. It then gradually climbs north, sometimes skirting the charming ledge-bound … Continued

Outdoor Adventure – Bike the Columbia Trail

Sunday September 18th (weather permitting) – 14 miles round trip The relatively flat trail curves along the mountainside above the South Branch of the Raritan River for 7 miles from High Bridge north to the county line. Two bridges carry the trail over Cokesbury Road and the South Branch of the Raritan River. The latter … Continued

Outdoor Adventure – Hike Baldpate Mountain

Sunday, August 21st (weather permitting) This is a moderate, 3 to 4 mile hike that includes a view of the Delaware River and passes old farm buildings. Easy to moderate trail surface with minor elevation change. The trail is mostly hard packed earth, with some rocky areas. Meet in the parking lot on Fiddlers Creek … Continued