Author: UUC Staff

Rev. Jon M. Luopa

Message from Jon

Unitarian Universalist organizations led by People of Color have endorsed the proposed 8th UU Principle. They have asked individual UU congregations to adopt it as a way of demonstrating a commitment to anti-racism. ON...

Cover of the Foreign Policy Associations's Great Decisions 2022 book

Wednesday Forum on Great Decisions 2022

Wednesday, February 2, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. via Zoom and in the Knatvold room at UUC The Wednesday Forum’s first session on the Foreign Policy Association’s Great Decisions 2022 program will consider Biden’s Agenda. The session...

Mid-Year Major Financial Trends

At the special congregational meeting on Sunday, January 30, at 1:00 p.m., the following points related to the financial activities of the church at the midpoint of the programming year (July 2021 to June...

"The 8th Principle of Unitarian Universalism" with a flaming chalice

An 8th Principle Invitation

The UUC 8th Principle Process Team invites all UUC members to join us this Sunday, January 30, in voting ‘yes’ on the adoption of the proposed 8th UU Principle at our Special Congregational Meeting....

Together for PRIDE

Interweave

Friday, February 4, 7–8 p.m. via Zoom We want to invite you to the next Interweave gathering on Friday, February 4. Please join us as we gather every two months to connect in community....

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Pages from the UUC Bookstore

The Bookstore will be closed after second service on January 30 so everyone can get home and Zoom up in advance of the 1 p.m. Special Congregational Meeting. Stop in between services and check...

Rev. Jon M. Luopa

Next Sunday

January 30, 9:30 and 11:15 a.m., in-person and live stream Rev. Jon Luopa will lead the service. Music by Holly Eckert-Lewis, violin; and Dwight Beckmeyer, piano. Special Congregational Meeting (online only) at 1 p.m. Click here...

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Interfaith Justice Team Meeting

Monday, January 24, 7–8:30 p.m. via Zoom The Interfaith Justice Team is currently focusing on antisemitism and associated hate crimes. At this month’s meeting Elizabeth Leber will be doing a reflection concerning the hate...

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Vespers: Spiritual Practices

Tuesday, January 25, 7–8 p.m. in Nathan Johnson Hall Awaken spirit through creative and contemplative spiritual practices. For Vespers: Spiritual Practices we will gather to engage a variety of spiritual practices for centering, reflection,...

Sunday Morning

Join us on for one of our Sunday morning services, at either 9:30 or 11:15 a.m., either in-person or live–streamed. Accessing Sunday Services Online The worship services are available via live stream* at 9:30...

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Elementary and World Religions Moving Inside

Sunday, January 23, 11:15 a.m. in Alcott and Channing Melody Moberg, Director of Family Ministry Throughout the fall, UUC’s Family Ministry program hosted outdoor Elementary and World Religions (grades 6–7) classes at 11:15 a.m....

Message from the Board

On January 30, 2022 the congregation will vote on whether to adopt the proposed 8th UU Principle. The Board of Trustees has endorsed its adoption but understands that some congregants have reservations. In 2020...

Rev. Beth Chronister

This Sunday

January 23, 9:30 and 11:15 a.m., in-person and live stream Rev. Jon Luopa will open the service. Rev. Beth Chronister will give her final sermon before heading off on her sabbatical: “Reflections on Pilgrimage.” Music...

Register Now for Exploring UU Class

Exploring UU Class in February

Saturdays, February 12 & 19, 10 a.m.–12:30 p.m. in Knatvold, by registration Learn about Unitarian Universalism (UU) and University Unitarian Church (UUC) through Exploring UU, an introductory course. Our next class will be in...

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Art Exhibit: Solace & Solitude

Sunday, January 23, 1–3 p.m. reception in the UUC Chapel Adetola Abatan is an emerging arts leader in Seattle who uses colors, patterns, and texture to illustrate the various shades of solitude we have...

Word cloud: justice, economic, work, invest, income...

Economic Justice Team Meeting

Sunday, January 23, 12:30–2:00 p.m. via Zoom We will be organizing for advocacy during the short session of the Washington State legislature, focusing on bills related to low- and middle-income housing, the state’s long...

Lay Leadership Opportunities at UUC

Application deadline: March 1 The Leadership Development Committee (LDC) is currently seeking candidates for several lay leadership positions. From the applications received, the LDC will select a slate of candidates to present to the...

Cover of Welcoming the Unwelcome: Wholehearted Living in a Brokenhearted World by Pema Chödrön

Pages from the UUC Bookstore

Yes, we’re still open despite the coffee-less coffee hours. Stop in and check out these acquisitions: Welcoming the Unwelcome, by Pema Chödrön. Although this book was published in 2019, the chapters are highly resonant...

Cover of Waking Up White: And Finding Myself in the Story of Race, by Debby Irving

Waking Up White: Final Book Discussion

Wednesday, January 19, 7–8:30 p.m. via Zoom Sponsored by UUC’s Antiracism Study Group As part of UUC’s discernment process about what it means to be an antiracist congregation, UUC’s Antiracism Study Group offered Waking...

Cover of the Foreign Policy Associations's Great Decisions 2022 book

Wednesday Forum To Reconvene for Great Decisions

Alternate Wednesdays, beginning January 19, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. via Zoom The Wednesday Forum will reconvene through May to discuss Great Decisions 2022, an annual, long-standing, thought-provoking program of the Foreign Policy Association. This year’s program...