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Reflection and Dessert

Thursday, July 11, 2019   7-830 p.m. Click HERE for flyer Come and share ideas around the theme ‘The Power of We.’ Who do we count as ‘we’? When does this matter? This was the centering theme at the UU Association’s General Assembly (‘GA’) held in Spokane, WA in June 2019. On July 11 we’ll begin with … Continued

UNDOING RACISM WORKSHOP

There are still a few spots left for the county-wide Undoing Racism Workshop and the timing has changed a bit:   It now will be 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, September 20 and Saturday, September 21.  There will not be a Thursday session.  The Workshop will be held at Emmanuel Church in Chestertown and, thanks to sponsors including … Continued

UUCR HAS A NEW ACCOMPANIST!

We welcome Ms. Carol Nethen WestA message from our President: It is my pleasure to welcome Carol Nethen West, our new Piano Accompanist for UUCR. Carol will be playing her first “gig” at UUCR this coming Sunday, May 5, 2019. Please join me in welcoming Carol to UUCR. Carl

Rev. Sue Browning’s Installation (at UUFE)

Save the Date!  Rev. Sue Browning’s Installation (at UUFE) will be held on Sunday, June 2 at 10 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at Easton.The ceremony will be followed by a celebration and picnic.  UUCRers are warmly invited!

REV. SUE’S LETTER TO THE STAR DEMOCRAT

Called to Love of NeighborTo the Star Democrat,We share a heritage of faith in which the command to love one’s neighbor is front and center. It is to live such a life that God has called us through the ages.As noted in the Star Democrat on April 2, this past Sunday a neighborhood in Talbot County awoke to … Continued

WE WELCOME MS. JAN WHITNEY

Jan will start work as our Office Administrator on Mon, Apr 1Special greetings to our members and friends from Jan: “I’m very excited to be the new Office Administrator at UUCR.  No one can fill Margo’s shoes but I hope to be able to continue her most excellent legacy.  I have over 20 years of experience … Continued

NEW EMAIL DISTRIBUTION LIST – On Combating Racial Injustice

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

A MESSAGE FROM OUR PRESIDENT

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

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