HOME Posted on 2016/08/052016/12/04 by admin Calendar Newsletter Map Welcome to 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 *** Please note: No Adult RE on Christmas Day Sunday at 9:30 Discussion Group – Meet in the Library Discussion of appropriate attitudes, conduct and activity of Unitarians in the political environment of our changing national government. Also, choices are being made for subsequent topics and materials. Sunday at 9:45 Native Spiritualities – Meet in the Social Hall Exploration of the many cultures and varied spiritual beliefs and practices held by the original tribal peoples whose land we have invaded and dominated. There will be music and drums! ____________________________________________________ Children’s Religious Education Classes Children’s RE is held on the last Sunday of the month from 11:00am to 12:00pm and is currently exploring: Pieces of Peace We’re having lots of fun with this new program and welcome newcomers! Kids of all ages explore the multidimensional aspects of peace Activities such as art work, games, stories, interviews, role play, and more help to develop a greater understanding of what peace means for oneself and the world. Sunday Services Sunday Services, 11am November 20 Its Not Easy Being Green, Rev. Nancy Hitt, Laurel Anderson [Town Hall Potluck] November 27 Buddhist Belief and Practice, Rev. Nancy Hitt, Donna Johnston _________________________ December 4 You Are Such an Animal, Rev. Nancy Hitt, Bram Cast-Hect December 11 Happy Birthday, Prophet, Rev. Nancy Hitt, Laurel Anderson December 18 Winter Solstice Celebration, Rev. Carole Eagleheart, December 24 Christmas Eve Service, Revs. Nancy Hitt, Carole Eagleheart December 25 Christmas Day Service – Christmas Brunch, Rev. Nancy Hitt, Carole Eagleheart [Bring your favorite dish] Upcoming Events New Member Class Saturday, December 10th 9:00am – Noon For more information about what it means to be a Unitarian Universalist and /or join the UU Westside Congregation, Plan to attend this informational membership class. Breakfast will be provided! 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. UUWC and Moonspirit CUUPs Covenant of Unitarian Universalist Pagans Invite you to the Sunday, December 18 Yuletide Celebration 4:00pm Crafting and storytelling 5:30 Ritual followed by potluck Please bring your favorite holiday dish Christmas Eve Service Saturday, December 24 at 6:00pm Come to celebrate with song and candlelight! Our service will include familiar carols and stories as we affirm the sacred value of all families. If you have a favorite creche or nativity scene you are willing to share, please bring it with you. We will set them up around our Sanctuary, giving us multiple images of holy families.