The Persistence of White Supremacy in United States History and Life by Rev. Dave Billings, who visited UUCR in November. The discussion will be led by Amanda Madar, Lolli Sherry, and Gerry Edwards.
As you see just above, one of our strategic plan goals is a congregational focus on racism and white privilege. The strategy for this year is educating ourselves on these issues. To that end, a Google Group Email has been set up for UUCR members, friends and any others who want to participate. Philip Dutton … Continued
The proposed FY20 budget will be reviewed as part of the Stewardship Drive kickoff. Put it on your calendar now.
Our UUCR Strategic Plan for 2019 – 2021 was approved unanimously at the Congregational Meeting that was held on Sunday October 7, 2018. Our new Mission Statement stated in this Plan is as follows: “The Mission of UUCR is to inspire, inform and support all who seek spiritual growth and a more equal and just community.” … Continued
LEARNING TOGETHER — UU THEOLOGY AND ETHICS We find our selves in 2018 and society at-large is struggling. The rhetoric is fierce, yet are the differences on the surface that deep? Are there agreements on basic morality? How do we approach an ethical dilemma? What are our greatest fears? Most profound hopes? At our two … Continued
NEW RE OPPORTUNITY AT UUCR! Exploring Our Values – A Monthly Conversation 2nd Fridays, 10-11:30 a.m. at UUCR On the second Friday of each month from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. join Rev. Sue at UUCR for a conversation centered on our UUCR theme for the month. Each session will be a chance to grow … Continued
The Membership Committee is planning to schedule an “Orientation to UUCR – Path to Membership” session very soon. This is an informational program about Unitarian Universalism in general and about the Unitarian Universalists of the Chester River specifically. If you have visited a few times, or many, and would like to learn more about us, this is … Continued
GOOD NEWS FOR LOCAL PFLAG FAMILY! Below is a link to a story in the Star Democrat about a PFLAG family who has won an important Federal lawsuit about their son’s access to Talbot County locker rooms. The family has been a part of our PFLAG chapter for a long time and we feel so proud of … Continued
We are looking for any photos, news articles, or memorabilia from the last 25 years – particularly the last 10 to 15 years – to compile into another set of scrapbooks documenting our congregation’s history. We also are looking for a few individuals who would like to spend a few mornings or evenings sorting through … Continued
UUCR TREE MANUAL Get Yours This Sunday! The Green Sanctuary Committee would like to announce the completion of the UUCR Memorial Woodland Tree Manual. Heeding Wendell Berry’s advice to “Learn everything we can about the place where we live, and make common cause with that place,” this manual offers a description of the UUCR … Continued