Topic: Social Justice

Where Will You be Tuesday?

In November we are exploring the theme, “Change” across our congregation – in worship, in small groups, and in religious education. Join us as we make the journey!

Our Share-the-Plate recipient for November is Sedona Grace. ​The Sedona Grace Foundation provides dog and cat food to Central Ohio food pantries … read more.

Celebrating Darkness

We frequently use light metaphorically to mean good, and darkness to mean bad.  This language subtly reinforces white superiority, as well as a fear of what is unknown or not within our control.  As the Fall Equinox approaches and more of our days are spent … read more.

From those who have…

“From those who have, much is required. JFK 1961.” (focus on Blessing & Responsibility)

Our Share-the-Plate recipient for June is Kaleidoscope Youth Center (KYC).

We hope to see you in person, or click here to Join our Sunday Service Online at Youtube:

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Juneteenth

In Galveston, Texas on June Ninteenth, 1865, two and a half years after the Emmancipation Proclamation, the last remaining legal slaves in the United States were freed.  So often, justice and liberation come later than we expected.  Or we find out that a freedom or … read more.

How Shall We Remember

How shall we remember those who put their lives on the line to protect our country? We remember the soldiers of the Civil War, WWI , WWII and others. But there are many more who have sacrificed their lives to protect our rights and freedom.

Our Share-the-Plate recipient … read more.

Who’s awakening is it?

The Anti-Racist Allies group of First UU ask, “Who’s awakening is it?”

Imagine a conversation between a Black church member and a white one that begins,”When you ask me what white privilege is, I would say it is this power you have to not notice.”  What … read more.

Woven in a Single Garment of Destiny (UUA)

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. often spoke of how we are all part of “an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny.”  These words offer a powerful image of something fundamental in our Unitarian Universalist theology: interdependence.  What does the reality … read more.

Coming Back Together: Love is Political

As we come back together in person in addition to online, this is a new opportunity for us to create the community we always imagined, but have never yet brought into reality. An opportunity to come back with our circle drawn wider than before.

Our Share-the-Plate recipient for … read more.