All posts by Diane Lavinder

Registration for PWR Webinars Now Open

Webinars are $20 per connection. Participate as a group by sharing one connection for $20 – organize a learning team! Questions? Contact Pacfic Western Region Congregational Life Staff Jonipher Kwong: jkwong@uua.org Go here to register for webinars. Youth Ministry 3.0:  Being Present in an Age of Disconnect Tuesday, October 27, 2015,  6:30-7:30 PM Pacific Time Presenter: Eric Bliss This webinar will explore what Mark Ostreicher from Youth Ministry Specialists calls “contextualization.”  In other words, in a present day ripe with splintered youth cultures—where being popular is not the ideal,…

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Freedom Fund Celebration

The Freedom Fund invites you to a production of “Out of Silence”, a play Inspired by real-life abortion stories, on Thursday October 22, at First Universalist Church, 4101 East Hampden Avenue, Denver, 80222 5:30 p.m. – Reception with Appetizers and Wine 6:15 p.m. – Program 7:45 p.m. – Dessert & Coffee Please RSVP by Monday, October 19, 2015 or email: 2015DorothaHowe@gmail.com   Please mail to: More information on the Freedom Fund can be found on the Mountain Desert District website under Ministries – Partner Organizations  

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Nominations Now Being Accepted for Annual Awards

  Submissions are now being accepted for the Mountain Desert District’s Annual Awards – the Dale Arnink Preaching Award and the Robert D. Goff “Walk the Talk” Award. The Dale Arnink Preaching Award goes to a sermon that explores and promotes understanding and application of Humanist teachings in Unitarian Universalism. All Unitarian Universalist professional religious leaders, as well as those studying for professional leadership, are eligible to be considered for this award. Submissions are due by Monday, February 1, 2016. The Robert D. Goff “Walk the…

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