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Love RESISTS Workshop, Oct. 21

Reverend Kathleen McTigue, Director, UU College of Social Justice Saturday, October 21st 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at CVUUF In today’s charged and dangerous political climate, fundamental human rights are under attack. This workshop will highlight specific and practical ways to bring yourself, your organization, or your congregation into this urgent work. Don’t miss this … Continued

New direction for Chalice Circles this year!

Our CVUUF Chalice Circles program begins its 5th year in October. Thank you to everyone who has helped this important ministry thrive! This year we start a new chapter by collaborating with Soul Matters Sharing Circles, a UU program shared by 150 UU congregations. This year, our Chalice Circles will follow the Soul Matters model … Continued

Fall Equinox Ritual September 22

All are invited to join us on Friday, September 22, from 6pm to 10pm, for this ritual which celebrates the Fall Equinox. Contact Robin Lindsey at robinbear3@yahoo.com or Chris Blasman at cgblasman@gmail.com.

June 2017 Chalice Circles Readings for Reflection

Growing Together in Wonder Opening Words In more traditional expressions of religion, a sense of wonder may derive from the supernatural or a magical understanding of the miraculous. In our naturalistic faith, the sense of wonder is found in the everyday and commonplace. We speak of the “direct experience of that transcending mystery and wonder, … Continued

May 2017 Chalice Circles Reading for Reflection

An excerpt from “Gratitude” by Rev. Barbara Merritt in Quest: A Monthly for Religious Liberals, May 2011 …The road to having a grateful heart has to travel a more difficult terrain. As Elie Wiesel, a survivor of the Holocaust, eloquently expressed it: “gratitude emerges from the kingdom of night.” Gratitude is not, in this model, … Continued