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We Are Just Getting Started

July 19, 2018

Please welcome guest blogger, lay leader and Social Justice Council Chair, Antoinette Scully! I was drawn to the Unitarian Universalist faith because of their commitment to justice. I didn't have to roam far to find UU Studio City. In my seven years here, I've been the committee chair for Religious Exploration (RE), volunteered in the classrooms, taught the sex-ed program ...

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A New Era Has Arrived!

June 25, 2018

On June 24th, the UU Church of Studio City voted to call me as their settled Minister.  This means that rather than renewing a contract each year with the board, I will now have one contract into the future that is between me and the church's membership.  A contract held in sacred covenant of our right relations, the UUA, and ...

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Memorial Day One Week Later

June 1, 2018

Wasn't Memorial Day last week?  Yes, but we were working around our high school seniors' schedule so we could do their very important bridging ceremonies into UU adulthood last Sunday - congrats grads and new UU adults! I'm a little stubborn when it comes to Memorial and Veterans' Day, so we are observing this national holiday one week late.  I'm ...

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Freedom from Slavery: The March for Our Lives

March 22, 2018

I will miss being with you in the pulpit this Sunday, but pleased to welcome back Cantor Francine Chalin who will illuminate the significance of the Passover tradition.  The children will also get to don masks that represent some of the plagues of the Passover story for the Time for All Ages, and I hate to miss this too.  I ...

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