The 8th UU Principle – Eighth in a Series of Services on the UU Principles

May 22,10:00 AM In-Person and Via Zoom  The Unitarian Universalist Association has been exploring the addition of an 8th Principle to the seven UU Principles that provide guidance to the way we live our lives. We will explore the nature of this 8th Principle and how it might impact our perspective on racism. The service will include an interview with … Read More

“The Unitarian Universalist Tree of Life”

May 15, 10:00 AM * In-Person and Via Zoom  Welcoming back Guest Speaker: Rev. Rayna Hamre The Tree of Life has a rich and ancient history in many cultures. Let’s explore our UU Tree! Join us for a fresh look at how trees and the natural world can speak to us as a symbol of love and hope across the … Read More

“Mother’s Day: Memories; Honoring All Mothers”

Guest speaker: Terry Hassman-Paulin With Worship Team, Tech Team, UUCSC Choir, and Musicians Light Brunch following Service On this day, we remember and honor all mothers–not just our biological mothers but also those who have “mothered” us. These include a multitude of folks–our teachers, mentors, aunts, grandmas, foster moms, adoptive moms, stepmoms, and many, many others. Please bring a photo … Read More

“Understanding Ramadan and Eid”

With Mohamed Ibrahim Join us to hear Mohamed’s story and learn about the festival Eid. Today marks the end of Ramadan which is the holy month of worship, study of the Quran, prayer and fasting. Eid is a joyous celebration for Muslims and marks the end of fasting with meals and festivals. Mohamed Ibrahim grew up in Egypt where he … Read More

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