Musical Musings: January 16 – 22, 2022

Music Notes – Sunday, January 16th:  
This Sunday’s musicians are Leon Michaud, Pamela Schenk, and UUCC Pianist Karin Tooley

Opening Hymn: #188 Come, Come, Whoever You Are – Ungar/Rumi
#188 in our Singing the Living Tradition hymnal, “Come, Come, Whoever You Are” has been a favorite gathering … read more.

Ruminations: Puppy

Thinking about our Second Principle—our commitment to nurture justice, equity, and compassion in our human relationships—has me thinking about other relationships. Namely, I’m thinking about our relationships with furry, four-legged members of our households.

No, we haven’t adopted a pandemic pet. But nearly everyone on our … read more.

YRE January Hiatis

Alongside the closing of the building for worship and large group gatherings through this month in response to our dramatic rise in COVID numbers, the YRE program is on hiatus until February. So, we will not be gathering on Sunday mornings for YRE until February. … read more.

Musical Musings: January 9 – 15, 2022

Music Notes – Sunday, January 9th:  
This Sunday’s musicians are Amy Collins and UUCC Pianist Karin Tooley
Opening Hymn: #1064 Blue Boat Home – Mayer/Prichard, arr. Shelton
A native of Minnesota, folk musician Peter Mayer (b. 1963) is a guitarist and songwriter who specializes in earth-centered music. … read more.

Ruminations: Spoon

We began Chalica this week reflecting on our First Principle as Unitarian Universalists—our mutual covenant to affirm and promote the inherent worth and dignity of every person. But how do we define what it means to have “inherent worth.”

Our friend might take a piece of … read more.

High School OWL begins January 9

High School OWL WILL be meeting in person this month. Because OWL has specific classroom requirements and as a result of the time left in the year, we are pressing forward with this crucially important YRE program. 

Parents of High School youth have already been contacted … read more.

Adult RE Class: The Eighth Principle

The Racial Justice Leadership Team will be leading a timely and urgent ARE session on the Eighth Principle — A proposed addition  to the UU’s seven principles in support of anti-racist work both within congregations and without. But in the process, there are lots of … read more.

Seeking Urban Hope Lunchbaggers!

Lunch bag meals are still the offering for our Urban Hope guests. For UUCC volunteers, this means gathering family, friends or small groups to prepare portable meals for our hungry guests who pick up at The Storefront, 4241 Lorain Ave. in Ohio City. The UUCC … read more.