Seabeck Book Club
Every Monday, 7:00 – 8:00 pm on Zoom
To further explore and develop our ideas of ourselves in relation to the gifts of Sacred Earth we will be reading The Seed Keeper, a novel by Diane Wilson, from 9/19-10/17. Newcomers are always welcome. Newcomers are always welcome. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com for the Zoom link.
Every Tuesday, 10:00 – 11:30 am on Zoom
Our Bible Study meets weekly on Zoom. The gathering includes reading the scripture together, reflecting, and sharing prayers. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for the Zoom link.
Every Wednesday, 10:00 – 10:30 am on Zoom
Join us for a time to pray together for our world, our community, and ourselves. All are welcome to attend when they are able. Contact email@example.com for the Zoom link.
Vigil for the Common Good
Sunday, October 2, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, NE 45th St & 15th Ave NE
Each month, we will stand on the corner near our Seattle campus to celebrate and cultivate the common good in the public space. Bring a sign of what you are standing for, or we’ll have some on hand. Stop by for 10 minutes or an hour.
Worship and Celebration of our Visiting Theologian Program
Sunday, October 2, 5:00 pm at the Seattle campus and live-streamed on Facebook and YouTube
Join us for a special worship service as we mark the end of the 2021-2022 visiting theologian program with Rev. Yolanda Norton. This service will have musicians from Global Arts and Theology Experience (the group that holds the Beyoncé Mass). Rev. Norton will preach.
UCUCC Senior Retreat
Monday, October 3 – Tuesday, October 4, Rainbow Lodge
The senior retreat, for adults 55 and over, will occur at Rainbow Lodge in North Bend on Oct 3rd and 4th. The cost of the retreat is $160. We are delighted to welcome David Anderson and Tim Devine as our leaders for the event. Their title is “Home: What is Sacred, or Healing, or a Place of Pilgrimage?” There are still some rooms available but sign up soon if you hope to attend. Register here. There is a Senior Retreat table in the Narthex after the worship service or information can be obtained by emailing Klockars@uw.edu.
UCUCC Men’s Group
Tuesday, October 4, 6:15 pm, in the UCUCC Turner LoungeJoin us for our usual soup and fellowship, followed by a short video for discussion. All men and people who identify with masculinity are welcome!
Gathering Ground Event: Introduction to Dia de los Muertos
Sunday, October 16, 7-9 pm, at University Heights Center, 5031 University Way NE, Seattle
Sunday, October 23, 3-5 pm on Zoom
Learn about the moving practices of the Mexican fiesta, the Day of the Dead, from Rene De Los Santos. He shares this powerful tradition of how to honor those who have passed on but are still important in your life. On 10/16 we’ll celebrate in person at University Heights Center, and on 10/23 we’ll celebrate online over Zoom.
Racial Justice Book Club
Tuesday, October 18, 12:00 – 1:30 pm on Zoom
In August we began reading All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley’s Sack, a Black Family Keepsake by renowned historian Tiya Miles, which we are discussing over the next few months. The book traces the life of a single object handed down through three generations Black women. Please join us at these monthly discussions. Newcomers are always welcome. To get the link contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
UCUCC Church Council
Wednesday, October 19, 7:00 – 9:00 pm on Zoom
The UCUCC Church Council meetings monthly on the 3rd Wednesdays from 7:00 – 9:00 pm. Guests are welcome to visit the non-executive session meetings. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request the link.
UCUCC Men’s Weekend Gathering
Friday, October 21 – Sunday, October 23, Pilgrim Firs
Join other men from the church for some time together at Pilgrim Firs. We’ll have fellowship and relaxing time around the lake, creating an “upper room” for exploring men’s spirituality. Pastor Steve will lead a session on Saturday morning, exploring how we commune with nature, with each other, and with God. All men and people who identify with masculinity are welcome. Learn more.
All Women Extraordinary
Monday, October 24, 6:00 – 7:00 pm on Zoom
All women are invited to Zoom in for an informal hour of chatting and virtual dining. Every fourth Monday 6:00 – 7:00 pm. We plan to continue using Zoom, as we have expanded our group beyond the Seattle area. Please join us! Questions or mailing list requests, contact Christina Purdy email@example.com or 206-697-5376.