Category: Justice

Robin DiAngelo and cover of White Fragility

Systemic Racism Study Group

Six Mondays from 1-3 p.m. at the Seattle Public Library Northeast Branch beginning March 4, 2019 Save the dates! Join us on this journey to learn how systemic racism shapes our lives and maintains...

Sunday’s Dedicated Plate to Lambert House

This Sunday, February 17, our plate collection will benefit Lambert House. This organization was selected by teens in UUC’s youth group to receive the dedicated plate collection for the month of February. We hope...

Families Belong Together

Immigrant Justice Team Meeting

Sunday, February 17, 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in Meadowbrook room 23 (front) We will meet following the 10 a.m. worship service at the Meadowbrook. Our agenda will include hearing from the UUC group that attended...

UUC at the MLK Day 2019 March

Only in the darkness can you see the stars. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Under constant police presence, a hovering helicopter and scattered clouds, over forty members and friends of Seattle’s UUC let...

Immigrant & Refugee Advocacy Day

Tuesday, February 5, at the Washington State Capitol Building, Olympia Join others from UUC, and hundreds of others from across Washington, to advocate for pro-immigrant policies on Tuesday, February 5, Immigrant & Refugee Advocacy...

Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza

Sunday, January 27, 11:30 a.m. in Meadowbrook room 23 Please join UUC’s chapter of UUs for Justice in the Middle East for a presentation by Dr. Alice Rothchild, a physician, author, activist and filmmaker who...

There’s Still Time to Give to WAISN!

January’s Social Justice Plate Collection benefits WAISN–the Washington Immigrant Solidarity Network–a coalition of organizations and individuals, working together to uphold and defend the rights and dignity of all immigrants and refugees. WAISN, a multi-racial,...

Justice and Equality in Israel/Palestine

Wednesday, January 23, 7 p.m. at University Congregational United Church of Christ Please join members of the UUC chapter of UUs for Justice in the Middle East for a presentation and dialogue on the issue...

Wednesday Forum – January 23

Wednesday, January 23, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Magnuson Brig Garden Room This will be the first session of the 2019 Great Decisions program, entitled “Refugees and Global Migration” by Karen Jacobsen. The session...

Show Up for Social Justice

Sunday, January 20, 11:45 a.m. at the Meadowbrook Community Center and Monday, January 21, before 12:30pm, Garfield High School Preparations for Seattle’s 37th Annual MLK Birthday Celebration, March and Rally on Monday, January 21st...

Immigrant Justice Meeting

Sunday, January 20, 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in Meadowbrook room 23 We will meet following the 10 a.m. worship service at the Meadowbrook Community Center. We’ll continue using the small group ministry model with Rev....

Leadership Institute for Public Life

January 18, 7-9 p.m. and January 19, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Seattle Education Association, 5501 4th Avenue S, Seattle, First Floor Kick off Martin Luther King Jr. weekend learning the basics of community organizing so you...

Next Sunday, January 13

One service, 10-11 a.m., at the Meadowbrook Community Center. Rev. Beth Chronister will be leading the service, with Monse’ Padilla, from the Washington Immigrant Solidarity Network (WAISN), joining her at the pulpit. Dedicated plate collection...

Climate Action Team Meeting on January 13

Sunday, January 13, 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in Meadowbrook Room 22 In their book Climate of Hope, Carl Pope and Michael Bloomberg state that cities account for 70% of greenhouse gas emissions. So that is where...

January Plate Collection Benefits WAISN

Sunday, January 13, during the 10 a.m. worship service at Meadowbrook Community Center (Or donate online through January 25.) Nearly one in seven Washington residents is an immigrant…with one in six workers, immigrants are...

Wednesday Forum – January 9

Wednesday, January 9, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Magnuson Brig Garden Room As a continuation of our focus on issues in the Middle East, three UU’s report on their pilgrimage to Israel/Palestine. For two...

UUA Common Read: Justice on Earth

Justice on Earth: People of Faith Working at the Intersections of Race, Class, and Environment Sunday, January 6, 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Meadowbrook Community Center Room 21 The UUC Racial Justice Team and the UUC...

Teen Feed: There’s Still Time to Give

December’s Social Justice Plate Collection benefits Teen Feed. The congregation’s generosity funds hats, coats, gloves, sleeping bags, and more, for teens living on the streets. With about 1,000 homeless teens in King County, the need...

Immigrant Justice Team Meeting

Sunday, December 16, 11:45 a.m. in Meadowbrook Room 23 Join the UUC Immigration Justice Team after Sunday service. Rev. Beth will join to help us connect our work in the community to our spiritual...