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Faith In Action

Stand With Women Against Abuse

As part of our partnership with CLUE (Clergy and Laity United for Economic Justice) we have been supporting the hotel housekeepers from Le Merigot and other Santa Monica hotels in their struggle for a housekeepers’ bill of rights. […]

Community Treet

New Members Welcomed with Radical Applause

Membership Committee co-chairs Norm Richey and Sarah Robson led us in a simple, heartfelt ceremony on June 16 to welcome six new members.  The message is this:  We deeply thank you all for enriching our congregational life and for joining us in our important mission. […]

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