Some of you have already read or heard the updated guidance from the UUA related to reopening of our UU congregations. I know that I am grateful for their care and attention to offering us their recommendations and answers to the questions that are … read more.
Month: May 2020
Breakthrough: The Practice of Feeling Pain. May 24, 2020 at 10:30 am. Rev. Dr. Sandra Fees.
Barbara Brown Taylor describes the spiritual practice of feeling pain as a breakthrough. This morning we’ll explore the ways that pain can move us toward the edge, the edge of new meaning and new ways of thinking. Today’s collection will be our monthly share-the-plate to benefit Olivet Boys and Girls Clubs.
Did you know that our local health care professionals are in need of personal protective equipment? Did you know that members of our congregation who work in health care would appreciate additional masks and gowns, enabling them to change ppe more frequently? Did you know … read more.
Blessing of the Animals. May 17, 2020 at 10:30 am. Rev. Dr. Sandra Fees. Since worshiping online, our community has had the delight of seeing each other’s animal companions on screen. So how better to acknowledge the importance of and special relationships with them than with a blessing. Our service will include a visual presentation of our pets and a blessing. The Spring Congregational Meeting will follow the worship service.
The worship team is looking for a few more volunteers who can run the Sunday morning slides during worship. Volunteers are on duty once every 4 to 6 weeks. You will get training and rehearse with the worship team the week prior to the service … read more.
Hosted by Shut Down Berks Interfaith Witness, the Shut Down Berks Coalition & Make the Road PA
Led by Rev. Dr. Dennis Ritter
(Retired, Lutheran Congregational Services)
Sunday, May 17, 3:30-4:30pm
Vigil to be held via Zoom—for an invitation,
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Please register & start a team. It’s $25/household. There are prizes and it’s fun for all ages & pets too. People do not have to be from here to support this cause, they can do this from anywhere around the world.
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This Sunday May 17, 2020 at 11:45 am via ZOOM
Topic: Zoom Congregational Meeting
Time: May 17, 2020 11:45 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Meeting ID: 940 8437 3513
To join from your desktop/laptop/tablet/smartphone, click on this link:
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The Social Justice Coordinating Team has decided to limit the Special Plate collections to just one at this time. All of us are focused now on the financial needs of our families, households, and immediate communities, and yet we want to fulfill our mission and … read more.
There will be a Virtual Book Launch on Wednesday, May 20 from 8-9:15 PM for Conversations with the Sacred: A Collection of Prayers, edited by Manish Mishra-Marzetti and Jennifer Kelleher. The event is co-sponsored by UUA’s Skinner House Books at this link: … read more.