Easter for UU’s

Although Jewish and Christian teachings are celebrated as one of the six sources of Unitarian Universalism, and many of us were raised as culturally Christian and/or in Christian congregations, it doesn’t necessarily follow that we will wake up on Easter morning feeling “ready” for what this day might hold. That’s OK; we’ve got you.  Join Rev. Rebecca Benefiel Bijur, Choir … Read More

“Love is Giving Generously”

IN-PERSON and Zoom Worship Service April 10, 2022 | 10:00 AM Members of the UUCSC Stewardship Teamwith the Worship Team and Tech Team April 10 marks the beginning of UUCSC’s annual pledge drive. The Stewardship Committee has put together a service to kick off our covenant to each other to thrive in the coming year and to grow in the … Read More

“God for Nonbelievers–Implications from What We Think We Know”

IN-PERSON and Zoom Worship Service April 3, 2022 | 10:00 AM “God for Nonbelievers–Implications from What We Think We Know” By Richard R. Roller Richard Roller, a member of the UUCSC congregation, will take us on his amazing spiritual journey from confusion to clarity. He raises religious and spiritual questions that many of us have grappled with and poses his own … Read More

“The New Jim Crow: Welcoming Beyond the Gender Binary”

IN-PERSON and Zoom Worship Service March 27, 2022 | 10:00 AM Join us when Rev. Michael J. Crumpler,UUA director of LGBTQIA and Cultural Programs, comes to our pulpit. The battles we are fighting today are not new. From the artificial construct of race to the gender binary, America’s legacy of social caste has continued to haunt us since the founding … Read More

“True to Ourselves: Two Unitarian Women”

IN-PERSON and Zoom Worship Service March 13, 2022 | 10:00 AM “True to Ourselves: Two Unitarian Women” Rev. Rayna Hamre, guest speaker With Members of the UU Church of Studio City The UUCSC Choir under the Direction of John Bergquist 5th Principle: The right of conscience and the use of the democratic process within our congregations and in society at … Read More

​​“When We Have Each Other, We Have Everything”

Zoom Worship Service March 6, 2022 | 10:00 AM Dr. Ross Quinn With Members of the UU Church of Studio City The UUCSC Choir under the Direction of John Bergquist Dr. Ross Quinn, member of the Board of Directors of Camp deBenneville Pines, retired physician, retired Medical Director of the Stark County Jail, and frequent speaker at the Unitarian Universalist … Read More

​​“Celebrating Our Guiding Principles”

Zoom Worship Service February 27, 2022 | 10:00 AM ​​“Celebrating Our Guiding Principles: Our 4th UU Principle” Antoinette Scully With Members of the UU Church of Studio City The UUCSC Choir under the Direction of John BergquistUU2 WMR This is the fourth in a series of worship services that celebrate our UU Principles. Sunday, we will look more deeply at … Read More

​​“Equality” and “Inequality,” What Do Those Words Mean?

Worship Service February 20, 2022 | 10:00 AM Alanna Kathleen Brown, Ph.D. With Ken Ross and Members of the Worship Team and Tech Team UUCSC Choir, John Bergquist, and UU2 WMR Alanna Kathleen Brown, Ph.D., a member of UUCSC since 2010, is sharing with us today what she learned about equality and inequality in a National Endowment for the Humanities Seminar … Read More

“So Many Books, So Little Time”

Members of the UUCSC Book Discussion Group Christina Mathers, Connie Hafner-Edwards With Members of the Worship Team, Tech Team, UUCSC Choir, John Bergquist, and UU2 WMR “So Many Books, So Little Time” is a celebration of UUCSC’s Women’s Book Discussion Group. For 45 years members have met to debate literature in all genres written by women. They have traveled the … Read More

How Sharing Our Stories Makes Us Stronger

February 6, 2022 | 10:00 AM “Crises We Have Known:  How Sharing Our Stories Makes Us Stronger” Members of the Senior Fellowship–Vickie Vining, Gail Natzler, and Christina MathersWith Members of the Worship Team and Tech Team The Senior Fellowship of UUCSC is presenting the service “Crises We Have Known: How Sharing Our Stories Makes Us Stronger.” In this service we … Read More