Virtual Flower Communion Sunday June 7- Submit a Picture!

Virtual Flower Communion Sunday June 7- Submit a Picture!

June 7 is the annual Flower Communion Sunday. This year, we want to make it a virtual visual extravaganza! We need your help! Send pictures of flowers from your yard or neighborhood and see them create a beautiful bouquet of connections during the on-line Sunday … read more.

Proposed Revised Covenant

The Committee on Ministry is proposing a revised covenant, called the “Covenant of Respectful Relations.” The proposed Covenant is the result of a survey of the congregation along with Committee review of similar covenants at other UU churches and congregations. UUCS members will vote on … read more.

Journey to Belonging Wednesdays in May

Join in and share your Journey to Belonging in a 3-session Covenant Group exploring our spiritual journeys; group to share where we come from, where we are, and what we look forward to exploring. All are welcome to join! Journey to Belonging is facilitated by … read more.

Men’s Group Bi-Weekly Meeting

Now meeting every other week through Spring and Summer on Zoom! – starting May 3 at 8:30 am. All identifying as men are welcome. This is an open group of men supporting each other, so give it a try! For info, contact Ben Cavaletto LRE.Team@uusalem.org

Chalice Side Chats Tuesdays

You are invited to join Rev. Rick on Tuesdays at 6:00 pm on Zoom for a weekly reflection and dialogue. The April 21 topic is “How We’re Faring During This Pandemic”.
You can find the topic and links to join the discussion on the website … read more.

LRE Launches Mask Making Activity

There are a number of jokes starting to buzz around the internet about Spring and Summer Fashion in the Year 2020. According to these reports, the trendiest new accessory on the market is the COVID-19 Safety Mask. In times of gravitas, sometimes it’s nice … read more.

Helping Children (and adults!) Deal with the Novel Coronavirus

Here are some suggestions for helping children (and adults!) deal with the virus:

From the Center for Disease Control:  How to talk to children about the virus  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/talking-with-children.html

Stress and coping:

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/managing-stress-anxiety.html 

 

From a Mental Health Consultant to Salem-Keizer Pre-Schools,  helpful advice to parents of kids of all … read more.

Need Help? Life Lines Lay Ministry

In these difficult times some of you may find yourself in need of financial assistance to make it through. Life Lines Lay Ministry works with the Minister to help those in need. The Minister has a small discretionary fund that is available to help make … read more.