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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

April 2017 Chalice Circles Reading for Reflection

Growing Together in Faith An excerpt from “The Faith of a Trapeze Artist” by Rev. Neal Jones in Quest: A Monthly for Religious Liberals, June 2014   The word “faith” doesn’t occupy the same place of prominence in Unitarian Universalism that it does in some religious traditions. For many of us, faith has become synonymous … Continued

SING FOR JUSTICE – Songs of Peace, Freedom, Justice and Compassion

Saturday, May 20, 2017, 7:30 – 10:00 pm Featuring: Merlin Snider & Pretty Good Acquaintances The Susie Glaze New Folk Ensemble The Honeysuckle Possum Trio Proceeds benefit the Conejo Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, whose mission is “to nurture spiritually courageous people who transform the world through justice and compassion.”

Community Forum: Jessie’s Place

FRIDAY, JUNE 16, 2017, 7:30PM Jessie’s Place is a nonprofit organization which supports programs and services for children and adults with physical and or mental challenges, in collaboration with the Ubumwe Community Center in Gisenyi Rwanda, Africa. Linda Romano, Executive Director, will speak about the outreach programs and services provided ton severely impoverished rural communities: Home Visit … Continued

Community Forum: Next Step to Healthcare Reform

Friday, April 28, 2017, 7:30pm Emergency Room Physician Bill Honigman (Dr. Bill) will present on how healthcare reform should work for U.S. citizens. Honigman is California State Coordinator and Greater Orange Co CA Chapter Leader of Progressive Democrats of America.  He is also co-coordinator for People Demanding Action Healthcare Human Right Issue Organizing Team; and … Continued

March 2017 Chalice Circle Readings

Growing Together in Vision Opening Words I believe that Kierkegaard’s observation that “Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards” is a gift. It frees us to live, to determine our own paths, to take risks and to trust the future…Only I can know which is my way forward. Only you … Continued