Love Notes Recipient for April

Every month, we recognize a group for all that they do and bring to the church. Past recipients included the Stewardship Team, our childcare workers, the Membership Team, and others. 

For the month of April, the group we are recognizing is … LIVE OAK! 

Check back here … read more.

Enrich Connections at Defcon 1

Hi, Live Oak. I proposed to the Live Oak Board that we delay my sabbatical and at Sunday’s meeting, they accepted my proposal. We’ll be playing it by ear. If we’re back in the church building by the end of May, I may take a … read more.

Rethinking What Love Looks Like

What does love look like to you? Specifically, agape love.

Martin Luther King, Jr. defined agape as this: “Agape is
something of the understanding, creative, redemptive goodwill for all. It is a
love that seeks nothing in return. It is an overflowing love; it’s what
theologians would call … read more.

Faith Development and Connection

We have a phrase we use a lot around here –
Faith development is all we do.
Unitarian Universalism is the faith we teach.
The congregation is the curriculum.
~Connie Goodbread

This congregation still exists beyond the brick and mortar walls. That was evident on Sunday morning as we … read more.

Don’t Spread Germs – Or Anxiety

Hey, Fam. How ya doing?

Are you feeling like you woke up and the world had all
changed? Yes, me, too.

It has been documented that one of the most difficult feelings for humans to withstand is uncertainty. When things are not predictable, we get … … read more.

Faith Development 3.22.20

Here’s what you need to know!

This week will be devoted to figuring out how to offer opportunities for faith development to all our members, young and old, while we are physically distancing ourselves from each other.

This week I will be offering 3 Zoom videoconference … read more.

Church in the Time of Covid-19

Ah, my dear ones. One of my favorite songs is
The Beatles’ Across the Universe. I’ve
said before that one line in it is my definition of “God”:

Limitless, undying love
Which shines around me like a million suns
It calls me on and on across the universe

But it … read more.

Faith Development 3.15.20

Here’s what you need to know!

The month of March we are focused on our 7th UU principle in our elementary-High School classes. This Sunday our elementary students will look at climate change and human health. Middle and High school do not have official meetings, but … read more.