Spiritual Events

CUUPS Annual Autumn Ritual and Potluck September 22

Join us on Saturday, September 22 at 7:00 pm to celebrate the turning of the wheel. The Autumn Equinox marks the time when Demeter is separated from her daughter and in her sadness doesn’t allow fields to grow. This is also a time for transformation, when our growth turns from external to internal. We will … Continued

Dharma Gaia Circle Connections Group

This fall, a new special interest connection group, called Dharma Gaia Circle, is forming. As the name suggests, this group will explore the nexus between Buddhist practice (i.e. meditation and Dharma readings and discussion) on one hand and Gaian consciousness (i.e. environmental advocacy and Earth-healing through Permaculture theory and practice) on the other. We will … Continued

No Meditation August 8 Due to Heat

There will be no meditation this Wednesday, August 8 due to an ‘Excessive Heat Warning’ issued by the National Weather Service. Though master Tozan once said: “When cold, be thoroughly cold; when hot, be hot through and through”, I’d still like to make sure you don’t pass out! We’ll gather next week to examine this … Continued

August 16 Dances of Universal Peace Cancelled

The August 16 (3rd Thursday) Dances of Universal Peace is cancelled. Instead, we are invited to NW Sufi Camp at Camp Adams in Mololla for zikr, the remembrance of the Divine. We will be meeting at UUCS to carpool leaving at 6pm. Bring a water bottle. Celebratory clothes are encouraged but not required. Donations are gratefully … Continued

Monica’s Ordination Saturday, May 26

On behalf of the UU Fellowship of Corvallis and the UU Congregation of Salem, you are invited to the service of ordination for Monica Jacobson Tennessen on Saturday, May 26, at 2 PM. The service will be hosted by the UU Congregation of Salem at 5090 Center St NE, Salem, OR 97317. A reception will … Continued

You Are Invited to Monica’s Ordination May 26

On behalf of the UU Fellowship of Corvallis and the UU Congregation of Salem, you are invited to the service of ordination for Monica Jacobson Tennessen on Saturday, May 26, at 2 PM. The service will be hosted by the UU Congregation of Salem at 5090 Center St NE, Salem, OR 97317. A reception will … Continued

RSVP for the Ordination of Monica Jacobson Tennessen May 26

On behalf of the UU Fellowship of Corvallis and the UU Congregation of Salem, you are invited to the service of ordination for Monica Jacobson Tennessen on Saturday, May 26, at 2 PM. The service will be hosted by the UU Congregation of Salem at 5090 Center St NE, Salem, OR 97317. A reception will … Continued

Oneness Coalition Service May 6, 6:30 pm

Join us Sunday, May 6 at 6:30 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Salem for Woven As One, a time of prayer, commentary, and music from Baha’i, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim, Native American, New Thought, and Unitarian Universalist faith traditions. During the hospitality time after the service, presenters and audience are invited to … Continued

Meditation and Discernment Workshop March 17

Spend a Saturday on Meditation & Discernment: Twin Arts for the Mindful Navigation of Life with Rev. David Scheuneman, UU Spiritual Director, hosted by Rev. Rick Davis. Saturday, March 17, 9:00 am to 3:30 pm, at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Salem. GRACEFUL EXITS ARE PROVIDED IF YOU NEED TO LEAVE EARLY.  Meditation and discernment … Continued

Spring Equinox Ritual and Potluck March 20

We are approaching the Equinox, the half-way point between the Winter Solstice and the Summer Solstice. Please join the Salem Covenant of Unitarian Universalist Pagans, March 20, for a potluck and ritual celebrating the Turning of the Wheel. Potluck starts at 6:30 and Ritual at 7:00 pm. Children welcome with direct parental supervision. We are … Continued