HOME Posted on 2016/08/052017/02/15 by admin Calendar Newsletter Map Welcome to the Unitarian Universalist Westside Congregation! We celebrate diversity and share seven principles. Our congregation strives to nurture each others spirits and put faith into action through social justice work in our community and the world. click here to find out more about us >> or watch UU in 30 Seconds. We hope you visit soon! Adult Religious Education Sunday at 9:30 – 10:30 Discussion Group – Meet in the Library Welcome to the lively discussion of our chosen book, “Humanist Voices in Unitarian Universalism”, a collection of essays characterizing the various aspects of historical and contemporary Humanism. Sunday at 9:45 – 10:30 Native Spirituality Class – Meet in the Social Hall Join us to view the video “500 Nations” as the springboard for our conversation. This offers striking photography, interesting historical detail, and commentary about Native American heritage and history. It’s OK to drop-in any time. ____________________________________________________ UUWC Peace Camp for Kids This year we will be offering a children’s Peace Camp to be held on 1-day school holidays spaced though the school year: Peace Camp Peace Camp, offered for Third, Forth, and Fifth graders, will teach ways of building peacemaking skills through educational activities. The fun will include drama, and role plays, crafts, music, and outdoor games. Peace Camp will be led by experienced teachers. A $5.00 fee includes lunch ( accommodations for dietary needs) Scholarships available. Register EARLY as only the first 25 applicants will be accepted! For more information and registration form contact Barbara, email@example.com Sunday Services Sunday Services, 11:00 am February 5 The Elephant in the Room, Rev. Dr. Nancy Hitt, Laurel Anderson February 12 Chocolate Communion, Rev. Julia Fankuchen, Fanny Fankuchen February 19 The Wisdom of the Velveteen Rabbit, Rev. Dr. Nancy Hitt February 26 The Truth Shall Set You Free, Rev. Dr. Nancy Hitt Upcoming Events Sunday, February 19, 2017 Annual Rubber Chicken Gift Exchange It’s time once again for our infamous Rubber Chicken gift exchange! We will be exchanging small, “white elephant” gifts (no more than a $5 value) All are invited to join us after the Sunday service in our Social Hall. Women’s Spirituality Group Plans are underway to explore female-centered spirituality using the UU publication, “Cakes for the Queen of Heaven”, as the foundation for the group. If the opportunity to explore your personal spirituality and/or to learn more about feminist theology and practice appeals to you, please let Reverend Nancy know. It is our hope that the group will continue to grow over time, including new members and new materials. Please contact Rev. Nancy, 505-896-8182, if you can attend, or if you cannot but still wish to obtain this information and become a member.