Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse Training June 4

Arrhiannon Kirkpatrick is generously offering her time to offer our new annual training, Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect, from 12:00 – 2:00 pm on June 4, 2017. Plan to attend this training if you serve in our Religious Exploration program or work with children or youth. The training will follow the Appreciation Potluck. … Continued

Should UUCS Become a Sanctuary Congregation?

This is the important question that will be considered in a series of meetings and services during April and May. If ten percent or more of the congregation signs a petition to add a resolution to this effect, we will vote on the resolution at our May 21 Annual Congregational Meeting. To get more information: … Continued

Documentary “Tig” Sunday, March 26

As part of our Welcoming Congregation process, we will show the movie “Tig,” a documentary about  the lesbian stand-up comic Tig Notaro and her personal journal of facing crisis with honesty and grace. Join us at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 26. At the heart of our Welcoming Congregation status is the first principle – affirming … Continued

Celebrate Spring with Sangha in March

From Lee Ann Nail Every night before zazen, I notice the tiny plot of land around the Buddha beside our front door. It’s never the same!  We are this way moment to moment. Come celebrate Spring with Sangha in March: 8th: One Plum Blossom 15th: To be in the Mountains is a Flower Opening in … Continued

General Assembly 2017 New Orleans, LA

Registration and housing reservations open March 1  for the 2017 Unitarian Universalist Association General Assembly, June 21-25 in New Orleans. General Assembly (GA) is the annual meeting of our Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA). Attendees worship, witness, learn, connect, and make policy for the Association through democratic process. The goal of GA this year is to … Continued

Aztec Dance – Titlakawan – Begins February 7

Titlakawan (The Flowering Of The Self) Aztec Dance begins February 7. The group meets on Tuesdays from 7 pm to 9 pm beginning on February 7. All are welcome to attend.  The teachings of the Aztec Dance are tied to the Pre-Hispanic roots of ancient Mexico. It serves to connect the dancer to a universal … Continued

Social Justice Bookstore at UUCS

Our Social Justice Bookstore is opening in January of 2017.  The Social Justice Action Team will sell books on current social justice issues in the Fellowship Hall following Sunday services.  A member of the Social Justice Action Team has made a generous donation to make the bookstore a reality. Stop by the SJAT table in Fellowship … Continued

Welcoming Congregation Movie Night January 23

On Monday January 23rd at 7:30pm the Welcoming Congregations team will present the documentary “Do I Sound Gay?” A documentary that examines the stereotype of the “gay accent” After the movie please join us for a discussion. For more information contact Benjahmin Boschee at benjahminboschee@yahoo.com. This is part of our congregation’s Welcoming Congregation re-certification process. … Continued

Begin Again, Learn Zen Again in January

Each Wednesday evening from 7-9 p.m. in January, we are offering a wonderful opportunity at UUCS to ‘begin again, learn Zen again!’ It’s a month of Wednesday evening meditations and lectures to help us begin or return anew to including the peace and stillness of daily meditation in our new year. It’s a series of … Continued

Welcoming Congregation Re-Certification Movie November 15

The November focus for the Welcoming Congregation Re-certification process is the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR), November 20. This is a time for individuals and communities to remember the loss by murder of transgender people, gender-variant individuals and those perceived to be transgender. Please join us in the Fellowship Hall at 7:30 pm Tuesday, … Continued