Author: BBUUC PR

What Does It Mean To Be A People of Attention?

 

 

 

 

 

What Does It Mean To Be A People of Attention?

Alice Walker famously wrote, “I think it pisses God off if you walk by the color purple in a field somewhere and don’t notice it.”

Walker’s words are a great reminder that attention and gratitude go … read more.

Starting Point and the “UU Path”

Coming in November

Starting Point and the “UU Path”. An Introduction to the Unitarian Universalist Journey”

Here you will find how we journey with you, introduce you to Unitarian Universalism and, just as importantly, to BBUUC.

 

 

 

 

Come, Come Whoever You Are

Come, come whoever you are,

Wonderer, wanderer, lover … read more.

Soul Matters:  What Does It Mean To Be A People of Belonging?

You hardly knew

how hungry you were

to be gathered in,

to receive the welcome

that invited you to enter

entirely…

Tentative steps

became settling in…

You began to breathe again…

You learned to sing.

 

But the deal with this blessing

is that it will not leave you alone,

will not let you linger…

this blessing

will ask you … read more.

Socktober 2019

Let’s make a difference and spread kindness!  What is Socktober?  Socktober is an annual new sock drive. We are collecting new adult and children’s socks. During the month of October, our kids have set a goal to collect 500 pairs of socks. At the end … read more.

What’s New in Religious Education Programming?

This year Lifespan Religious Education will be doing something new.  Each month children, youth, adults, and small groups will share a common monthly theme. Theme-based programming helps create multigenerational connections as people of all ages explore common themes in age-appropriate ways, extending faith development … read more.

President’s Perspective: July 2019

Down to Business

BBUUC has had a very interesting few weeks since my term began.    After hosting the Storybook prom, our congregation received national attention in a Washington Post article, followed by many lovely kudos from all over the world.  Some folks have even sent us … read more.

President’s Perspective: October 2018

The progress being made towards the goals developed from the 2018 congregation survey is very exciting. Numerous strides forward have been made in a number of areas.

Due to the work of the previous BBUUC Board, our Director of Religious Education is now a ¾ position. … read more.

President’s Perspective: September 2018

The Board met on August 4 for a planning session. One of our tasks was to develop the Board Covenant, Mission, Vision, and Policies and Procedures for the year. We would like to share these with you, but want you to know that the “Policies … read more.

President’s Perspective: August 2018

When I worked in elementary schools, RESPECT was the most important word  we used with students: Respect Self, Respect Others, and Respect Property. That pretty much covered it all for the children. In my mind, Respect Self, Others and Property easily translates into Buckman Bridge … read more.