Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is considered the most important holiday in Jewish faith. This day marks the peak of the 10 Days of Awe. Join us as we explore the lessons of Yom Kippur.
Month: September 2022
On Oct 9 from 12- 1 we’re having an info and interest session for Our Whole Lives that will focus on plans our community has for this year and future years. We’re hoping you’ll attend.
nadine j. smet-weiss
in the mirror
face to face
with the truth
The food bank will be moving back indoors starting this October 15th (inside the church) at 8:30am and yes it will take place on the 3rd Saturday of the month. So come out and help out with a great cause. We will be having an … read more.
by Rev. Amy
October’s theme is Courage
Growing up unchurched, I knew what spirituality felt like. But the first time I felt like mine fit into an existing, established way of thinking or believing was when I studied Existentialism. In the philosophy and practice of existentialism we … read more.
Rev. Amy shares some pagan spirituality as we turn the star wheel toward Autumn and the Coming Winter. Mabon concentrates on the balance between light and dark at this time of year, leading us to the days of Samhain and the second harvest, when the earth becomes dark again. Let us celebrate the fading light together.
A big thanks to the many of you who have already supported the First UU CROP Walk team—as of earlier this week, we’ve already raised $3435 toward an initial goal of $4000!—and all are invited to help celebrate by coming to a cookout on the … read more.
October 21st we will be holding a Spooky movie night at church. Details to come in next few weeks
October 29 Trunk Or Treat. UUBerks will have a decorated car at the Antietam Pool’s trunk or treat. Details on how to participate to come in the … read more.
Please note that our Contemplative Companions group will be gathering on Monday October 3rd at
7:00pm via zoom. The focus in time together this month will be ‘How do we live in peace today?’ For
further information, including the zoom link, contact Nadine at email@example.com or (484) … read more.
For hundreds of thousands of years singing and songs have been a tool to bolster our courage.
Another way we can “have heart” when faced with a path that feels daunting is to use curiosity and a spirit of adventure!
In September we … read more.