Category: News Post

An Invitation to Fast From Single-Use Plastics for Lent

Why fast from single-use plastic? Plastic has made many things possible. It’s saved life in the health sector, facilitated the growth of clean energy (wind turbines and solar panels) and revolutionized safe food storage. “But what makes plastic so convenient in our day-to-day lives…

Pets of SJU

There are many beloved pets that keep us company around the property. Learn about our regulars (they’re like staff) and guidlines for bringing your own pup.

What’s Growing On: News from the Community Garden

Grow with us in 2020! We hope you all enjoyed gardening in our community this past growing season. As we head into the holidays, we’re thankful for many things: All of our new gardeners this year Volunteers tirelessly working in the garden to make it easier…

From Pastor Anna

Dear ones, I took the picture that accompanies this post while on a recent trip to Washington DC for a gathering of the Organizing for Mission Network.  Remember, we hosted the gathering in March here at SJU! I’ve never been to DC, so I…