Category: Announcements

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Welcome to Jax Wokas!

From Byron Krystad, Director of Operations: We are happy to welcome our new Audio/Visual Technician, Jax Wokas! David Owens is well underway in his full-time job as an addiction counselor during the week, and...

UUC Special Congregational Meeting

Sunday, January 24 at 10:30 a.m. through ZOOM WEBINAR (members in good standing) or Live Stream (all others) Please plan to attend a Special Congregational Meeting on Sunday, January 24 immediately following the 9:30...

Meet UUC’s Interfaith Justice Team

UUC’s Solidarity with Muslim Communities Team has been active since the 2016 election renewing prior ties with the Muslim community and addressing Islamophobia.  During this time we have been inspired by our old friends’...

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David Whyte, Pacific Northwest Poet

In his January 3 sermon, “A Gate Unfastened,” the Rev. Jon Luopa cited the work of acclaimed poet David Whyte, who lives on Whidbey Island. Jon’s sermon was inspired in part by an excerpt...

Dwight Beckmeyer Performing at the Piano

Corrected: Music from Christmas Eve

In the December 24th posting of the Christmas Eve service, technical issues impacted the audio of Dwight Beckmeyer performances of Noël Nouvelet and What Child is This. We apologize to Dwight for not presenting...

A Note About End of Year Giving

At the close of a difficult year, everyone at UUC’s “virtual office” is wishing members and friends and their families the best possible health and happiness as we move into 2021. But before we...

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No January 1 Gateway

Please note that there will not be a January 1 issue of our Gateway enewsletter. If you have items that you would like publicized before the New Year, please submit them by 9 a.m....

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Parent Covenant Group

Meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month, 8:30-9:30 p.m. via Zoom Open to parents with children in RE of any age and is open to drop-ins The Parent Covenant Group will...

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Parents of Preschoolers Covenant Group

Meets on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month, from 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. This group is open to parents of infants-1st graders The Parents of Preschoolers Covenants Group will use the materials...

Technical Difficulties on Sunday 11/22

UUC has been fortunate to have had a relatively glitch-free experience in live-streaming our Sunday Services each week. We did run into a big issue on Sunday, November 22, when our usual streaming service...

Rev. Jon M. Luopa

Next Sunday

November 15, 9:30 a.m. live stream Rev. Beth Chronister will open the service and Rev. Jon Luopa will give the sermon: “When Gratitude Becomes Questionable”. Music by the UUC Intergenerational Choir, Cally Lindenmier, mezzo and...

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Video of Virtual IGC: Dona Nobis Pacem

UUC’s Intergenerational Choir has continued to meet weekly over Zoom to rehearse music. In order to create a virtual choir video like this, each singer recorded themselves individually and submitted their video to Jacob...

Reflection and Covenant Groups this Fall

As we continue to meet in virtual mode, we are adapting our long-standing Covenant Group program to address the need for shorter-term, online gatherings for reflection, introspection, and growth of spiritual and interpersonal connection....

Virtual UUA General Assembly June 24-28, 2020 uua.org/ga Rooted, Inspired, & Ready

2020 GA Videos Now Available

The 116 videos from the 2020 Virtual General Assembly (GA) of the Unitarian Universalist Association are now online and available to all. From the opening banner parade and welcome to worship services and workshops...