The Unitarian Universalists of the Chester River strongly supports individual spiritual growth. We have a Sunday service along with active adult and children religious education programs. We are an intentionally liberal and diverse community seeking to aid each other's individual spiritual growth. We value openness, community, growth and relationships.

It is the mission of the UUCR to foster liberal religious ideals through public worship, study, service, and fellowship; to provide a public forum to address religious, ethical, and moral issues; to support individual freedom of belief and caring human relationships; to become an intentionally diverse community; and to engage in promoting a just and humane social order.

Please join us. Sunday service is at 10:00 AM on Sundays.

This Sunday's Service

May 31, 10 AM
Ms. Vida Morley
"Learnings from Nature and the Medicine Wheel."
 

Vida explains, "This topic came to me as I enjoyed our sermon by Barbara A. Meyers several weeks ago. Ms. Meyers is a feisty 84-year-old who invited us to 'enter the world of nature to awaken our senses, our sensibilities, and our souls to answer profound questions.' With interesting simplicity Ms. Meyers uses the Native American Medicine Wheel to find direction for answering questions while always working to become effective stewards of planet Earth.

"Sunday's service will include a brief introduction to the Medicine Wheel and then each of our group will be asked to share a learning from nature, whether in our own back yards, the Grand Canyon, or searching outer space.  It and we are all about nature."

Medicine Wheel

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DON’T FORGET TO USE OUR WEBPAGE TO MAKE PURCHASES ON AMAZON!

SHOP WITH UUCR THIS SEASON!

As the holidays approach, please consider shopping options that help UUCR. Purchases made through the UUCR website: http://www.uuchesterriver.org/pages/links.htm

Link to Amazon.com and iGive.com to earn dollars for UUCR at no cost to you.  Don’t just go to their websites – link to them through UUCR’s webpage, or click on the link just above.  A percentage of every purchase you make goes to us – and these percentages add up!

Also, take a look at our new products from our Fair Trade partner, Equal Exchange, including handmade gift wrap and decorative boxes fashioned from recycled cotton,not paper.  We also have a selection of organic fruits and nuts.  All in time for your holiday needs!  Check them out this Sunday, and be ready to purchase Acme Grocery Cards as well.


Art at UUCR

Pritchard's Pastels will take us to Spring!Mary Pritchard

The wonderful pastels on display in our sanctuary by our member Mary Pritchard will soon be returned to her studio.  They are for sale and part of the proceeds will benefit UUCR. Is it time for you to consider one as a beautiful gift? Look at the art show book in the foyer for more details about these beautiful landscapes. 

Reminder

Please remember to support UUCR through the purchase of Acme and Fresh and Greens grocery cards and Fair Trade food products from Equal Exchange.  Check out these products on Sunday - look for them near the door to our wonderful new deck!

 

UUCR DIRECTORIES AVAILABLE!

Every family is entitled to one free copy; duplicates may be purchased  at $5 each.  Please contact Margo, uuochesterriver@gmail.com, if you need one or more.

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