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OUR MISSION is to encourage and facilitate consideration of ethics, philosophies, and religions and the development of our individual values and beliefs; to provide opportunities for fellowship and mutual support; to establish and maintain a vigorous Unitarian Universalist presence in our local community; and to expand our membership.

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YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED
to SUNDAY SERVICES

Services begin at 10:30 a.m. Sundays.
Childcare and Religious Education from 10:15 to 11:45.
Coffee & Conversation - 11:30 to 12

The building is wheel chair accessible.

At the Congregational Meeting on May 8th, Pastor Kathy Tew Rickey was chosen to be our new minister.  Ninety six percent of those members present voted "yes."


Recipients of Good Egg Award:  Brian Bielick and Ann Matteson


JOIN IN THE FUN!
Reminder....
 July 30, from 9:00 to 11:00 clean up Saturday at the UU. This is a monthly affair, and we are preparing for our new minister Kathy Rickey's arrival in early August.  Come and help spruce up our wonderful building and grounds.
            Cookout follows, prepared by  UU Building and Grounds Chair, Rita Scheeler. Join UU-ers for a successful morning of clean-up and fun.

Prior to the 10:30 am service, the Discussion Group meets at 9:15 a.m.  

After the service join us for "Coffee, Cookies and Conversation"

       SUNDAY SERVICES                                                

                                                                         Audio of Past Sermons                                                         

July 31, 2016

9:15 Discussion GroupTopic:
10:30 Service:
Linda Kalaydjian, “Animal Intelligence/Animal Rights”      We will hear some of what our own pets, and scientific research subjects, as well as performing and farm animals would surely tell us if they could speak for themselves to impact our food, entertainment and pet purchases.  Please bring a photo/memento of an animal you love for a "Blessing of the Animals" ceremony                                                         Service Leader: Ellen Nielsen

 August 7, 2016
9:15 Discussion GroupTopic:
10:30 0 Service:—Kurtland Davies, “Opening Our Hearts to Nature”      As human beings, we seem to only save what we love.  We only love what we know intimately.   How do we become intimate with nature?   Kurtland will share ideas about integrating nature into our lives and hearts.        
Service Leader: Gaia Davies                                                                    

 August 14, 2016
9:15 Discussion GroupTopic:
10:30 Service:Dr. James Shoopman, "The Persuasive Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.” Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s inspirational sermons, intended to bring hope and inspire courage in his immediate audience of African American church members, persuaded large numbers of Americans from all races to support the civil rights movement of the 1960s. Dr. Shoopman is Associate Professor of Humanities and Communication at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, where he teaches Ethics, Comparative Religions and Holocaust Studies, and (like Dr. King) he is an ordained Baptist Minister.  

Service Leader: Dan Gribbin

 August 21, 2016
9:15 Discussion GroupTopic:
10:30 Service:Pastor Kathy Tew Rickey, “Ending Well, Beginning Well"
Our human lives are defined by numerous beginnings and endings, endings and beginnings. Recognizing and honoring life's transitions are good for the psyche yet in our contemporary culture we tend to ignore them. How can we be more cognizant of our own life passages?
Service Leader:  Joan Thate

August 28, 2016
9:15 Discussion GroupTopic:
10:30 Service:—Pastor Kathy Tew Rickey, "Bread and Roses"
As we anticipate another Labor Day Weekend of mini-vacations and retail super-sales, let us honor those who have gone before us in fighting for reasonable wages, humane working conditions, and the right to more than just barely making a living.
Service Leader:  Cliff Jackson


 


Audio of Past services

              Accreditation 2009 

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Standing on the side of love