Spiritual Events

Cozy Corner Now has Video of Service

Parents with small children have a warm inviting area where they can bring a crying child and still see and hear the service. It’s the cozy, southwest corner of the Fellowship Hall where parents can bring their child and see the sermon on the wall mounted TV. Please mention any ideas, e.g. activities for children, … 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

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

Taize Prayer Service January 8

Join us Sunday, January 8 from 7 to 8 pm for contemplative sung prayer in the Sanctuary, led in the style of the Taize Community of Taize, France. The service is led by vocal choir, guitar, viola/violin, and flute. It includes an anointing/laying on of hands for the purpose of healing for those attendees wishing … Continued

Holiday Services through January 1

Here is a summary of seasonal services At UUCS from December 21 through January 1.  Solstice Service December 21, 7:00 pm   UUCS Sanctuary. Join the Salem Covenant of Unitarian Universalist Pagans as we celebrate the return of the light. A traditional calling of the four directions, songs, readings, and a story focusing on the Dragons of … Continued

Global Peace Dance December 31

Please join the Dances of Universal Peace for a Global Peace Dance in The UUCS Fellowship Hall Dec 31 at 8:30 pm.  Celebratory and ethnic dress encouraged.  Every dance is fully taught, and no partners are necessary.  We will begin dancing at 8:30 with a potluck break at 10 pm.  More dancing at 10:45.  If you can, please bring food to share.   … 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

Dances of Universal Peace Celebrates Rumi December 15

This activity cancelled because of the snow and ice. Please join us in the UUCS Fellowship Hall at 7:00 pm Dec 15 for a special night of Dances of Universal Peace as we celebrate the Urs of Rumi, the night he passed through the veil.  Jelaluddin Rumi, the 13th century Persian poet, is currently the best … Continued

RE Schedule Notes for December

Looking ahead to fun for children and youth in Religious Exploration in December: Mitten Drive starts December 1 Chalica begins December 5 Child Dedication will happen at our Holiday service on December 18, Family Holiday Celebration on December 24 at 5:30 PM (an earlier celebration followed by traditional Candle Light Service) No RE on December … Continued

Multigenerational Holiday Service November 20

Come enjoy worshiping with all ages for our Thanksgiving Services on Sunday, November 20. We will not have individual RE Classes. There are no services on Thanksgiving Day. Please remember all ages are welcome in the service; however, if you feel your children need to be more active, you can hear the service in the … Continued