Musical Musings: January 23 – 29, 2022

Music Notes – Sunday, January 23rd:  
This Sunday’s musicians are UUCC Music Director Mike Carney, Pete Clapham, and Anita Stoll.
Opening Hymn: Wake Now, My Senses – Irish folk tune/Mikelson 
#298 in Singing the Living Tradition, “Wake Now, My Senses” is a setting of “Slane”, an Irish … read more.

Ruminations: Wink

Chris was a predictably playful person. I didn’t know them well, but in public settings at least, Chris was a bit impish. There was a clear indication when Chris was about engage in a bit of mischief, too. Chris would lock eyes with someone close … read more.

High School OWL Parent Meeting

Our High School OWL class has started, but we still need to have some informational sessions for parents. This is a chance to explain the program, answer any questions and (crucially!) to get permission slips signed for the course. We’ve been working hard to … read more.

Sunday Collection Plate Giving

At UUCC, our mission includes Justice in Action. We strive to actively live the Seven Principles of Unitarian Universalism. In that spirit, UUCC donates money through our Sunday Collection Plate to groups in our community that are doing work we support. Work that furthers our … read more.

January In-Person Hiatus

Just before Christmas, we temporarily closed the UUCC building in light of the extremely high Covid rate in Northeast Ohio. While the rate is still high, we believe there are situations where smaller groups can meet safely – if they are comfortable doing so. … read more.

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.

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.