Category: Spiritual Practice

UU Wellspring, spiritual deepening for the UU soul

UU Wellspring Applications Due June 30

If there is sufficient interest, UU Wellspring “Sources” will be offered next fall. “Sources” is a 10-month spiritual deepening program for experienced Unitarian Universalists. It is the required foundation course for several other UU...

UU Wellspring, spiritual deepening for the UU soul

UU Wellspring Information Session

Sunday, May 15, 12:30–1:30 p.m. in Knatvold or via Zoom UU Wellspring is an intensive, 10-month spiritual deepening program specifically designed for experienced UUs who yearn to more intentionally reflect on spiritual questions in...

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Vespers: Spiritual Practices

Tuesday, February 22, 7–8 p.m. via Zoom Awaken spirit through creative and contemplative spiritual practices. We will engage in a variety of spiritual practices for centering, reflection, and spiritual deepening based on the monthly...

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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,...

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Tuesday Vespers: Spiritual Practices

Tuesday, November 30, 7–8 p.m. in Nathan Johnson Hall Awaken spirit through creative and contemplative spiritual practices. During Vespers: Spiritual Practices we will gather to engage a variety of spiritual practices for centering, reflection,...

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Silent Retreat at Seabeck

December 1–8, at the Seabeck Conference Center UUC’s Zen Meditation group has arranged a small silent retreat at Seabeck Conference Center, December 1–8 (Wednesday–Wednesday). There are options to attend the full retreat, part of the...

“EcoDharma” for the Eco-Crisis

Sunday, November 14, 12:45–2:15 p.m. in the King room Calling Buddhist-inspired UUs to join our UUC Zen group in person this Sunday. Then we’ll hop online to join like-minded others from around North America...

UUC Zen Groups Online For Now

Until further notice, UUC’s Tuesday & Friday morning Zen Meditation & Study groups will meet online only, via Zoom. This is in response to heightened concerns related to COVID-19 and preferences of participants around...

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Zen Meditation Commuter Retreat at UUC

Thursday evening, July 29–Sunday noon, August 1 This summer, we are all practicing with the re-emerging experience of presence to and with one another. The Zen Practice Groups of University Unitarian Church  (UUC) and...

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Monday Night Zen

Monday nights beginning October 19, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom An opportunity for evening Zen meditation begins on Monday nights starting October 19. Coordinated by Dinah Seishin Hartley, UUC member and a senior student with...

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Fall’s Book for Zen Meditation & Study Group

UUC’s Zen Meditation and Study Group has begun its fall book study, and welcomes drop-in attendance for meditation and discussion. The group meets from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and Fridays via Zoom....

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Covenanting in Virus Times

Our Covenant Group of six started in January at a home on Capitol Hill.  Sitting next to the fireplace we studied Listening Hearts by Christine Robinson and Alicia Hawkins, chapter by chapter. We contemplated outward...