Author: UUC Staff

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Science Book Group: January Book

Tuesday, January 10, 7–8:30 p.m. Our January book will be Brain Rules for Aging Well: 10 Principles for Staying Vital, Happy, and Sharp by John Medina. [John Medina is] a developmental molecular biologist focused...

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New Soprano Soloist

January, 2023 I’m pleased to share that Camille Watson will be our new soprano section leader/soloist, beginning this month. She will be a wonderful addition to our excellent music program staff. Our current and beloved...

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New Art Exhibit

Opening and reception on Sunday, January 8 “Celebrating Spirit in Nature,“ an art exhibit by Mary Lou Dickerson, will open in the chapel on Sunday, January 8, with an artist reception from 1:30–3 p.m....

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Young Adult Survey

Attention 18–35 Year Olds In the last planning session for group worship for young adults, we decided to put together a survey to gather peoples thoughts and opinions. If you are between 18 and...

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Save the Date: Men’s Breakfast

Saturday, January 28, 2023 in Nathan Johnson Hall by registration All who identify as men are invited to our Men’s Breakfast on Saturday morning, January 28. On the menu: Advance registration is requested to...

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No Wednesday Forum December 28

The Forum will not meet December 28. The next session in our Constitution series will be on January 11, when we will pick up with discussion of Amendment 13. All are welcome to join....

Message to UUC’s Welcomers

To UUC’s Sunday Welcoming Team members—Greeters, Coffee Crew, and Ushers—and to our Connections Team and Care Team: As we observe these winter holidays and welcome the New Year, I want to extend deep thanks...

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Holiday Services at UUC, 2022

Saturday, December 24, Christmas Eve Candlelight Services, 7 and 9 p.m. in the chapel and via livestream Revs. Jon Luopa and Beth Chronister will lead UUC’s traditional Christmas Eve service of Lessons and Carols...

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Christmas Eve Carol Sing-Along Returns

Saturday, December 24, 6:40 and 8:40 p.m. in the chapel and via livestream On December 24 we will have in-person choirs and in-person carol singing for the first time since 2019! The congregational carol...

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Christmas Eve Offering, 2022

Sunday, December 18 presentation Friday, December 23 offering Saturday, December 24 offering Lake City Partners Ending Homelessness (LCP) will be the recipient of donations made during UUC’s Christmas Eve services this year. Donations will...

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Church Office Closed Last Week of 2022

The UUC office will be closed the week between Christmas and New Years (December 25–31). Meetings with ministers or staff during this time are by appointment only. There are no programs in the building...

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New Reflection Groups in February

Reflection Groups are a spiritual deepening opportunity we have been trying here at UUC. They have come out of the longer Wellspring experience many of you have had over the years. There have been...

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Science Book Group

Tuesday, December 20, 7–8:30 p.m., Zoom-only Update (12/19): Given the uncertainty with the weather, let’s keep everyone safe and do a Zoom-only meeting tomorrow. Also, please come prepared with book suggestions for January. And...

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Economic Justice Team Meeting

Sunday, December 18, 2:30 p.m. in Knatvold and via Zoom Our team will resume meeting beginning on December 18 with a discussion of Seattle Initiative #135 led by Camille Gix from Real Change. Initiative...

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No Caring Shawls Gathering

The Caring Shawls group will not meet in December. We look forward to seeing everyone at our next gathering on January 15. Questions? Contact a Caring Shawls group leader.

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Wednesday Forum on the Constitution

Wednesday, December 14, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. in Dix and via Zoom The Forum’s next session in our Constitution series will resume with Amendment 7. Join the group to become better informed about the context...

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We Are Hearing from Our Neighbors

The Tent City 3 Team’s communication group has been responding to over 300 emails and phone calls in recent weeks, listening patiently to concerns, correcting misinformation and, yes, appreciating the many neighbors who have...