Author: Rod Richards

UUSLO/Food Bank Distribution

UUSLO would like to thank Idler’s Home for their generous donation of a freezer we will use as new partners with the SLO Food Bank.This large freezer (shown fully stocked in the photo) allows us to safely store a wider variety of fresh and frozen … read more.

Community Outreach to GALA

Judy Hornaday, COO Chair, presenting Michelle Call, Exec. Director for GALA, with the December COO check for $1,470.  She was ecstatic over the amount of the check.

Community Outreach to 5Cities Homeless Coalition

Janna Nichols, E.D. for 5Cities Homeless Coalition, and her Board accept the Community Outreach Offering check for November:  $1,790, from Judy Hornaday, COO Chair and Rev. Rod Richards. (Photo from an earlier pre-COVID distribution).

We Need Help

An Offertory Reflection by Rod RichardsOctober 25, 2020

So now is the time for me to tell you: we need help!

No, I mean it…all of us. I’m not talking right now about a specific congregation or organization or group of individuals, I’m talking about … read more.

Election Reflection

(to the tune of “American Pie”)
by Rod Richards – October 25, 2020

A long long time ago
I can still remember how this country
Used to make me smile.
And I knew if I had my chance
I’d wrap my arms ‘round its expanse
And that would make me happy … read more.