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    At Least 1,500 Unitarian Universalist Joined Climate March

    Our 100+ UCS members added a great support and energy to the Unitarian Universalist contingent of the People's Climate March on Sunday, September 21st. It matters when you show up! And show up we did! At least 1,500 Unitarian Universalists showed up. Here are some of … [Read More...]

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    Membership Corner

    Visitors who are interested in learning more about Unitarian Universalism and our congregation are encouraged to participate in programs which give an overview of our community and faith. Talk and Tour is a led by a lay-member and includes a tour around our building … [Read More...]

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    One Person’s Part In Creating Legacy

    Ruth Vogler hasn’t ever truly met me. Yet her work changed my life. It led me to Barót and lifelong friendships. More than twenty years ago Ruth established our congregation’s partnership with the Unitarian Church in Barót, Transylvania (Romania). In September at our … [Read More...]

Dec
09

This Coming Sunday, December 14: Hanging of the Greens

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Service: Hanging of the Greens multi-generational service, all leading. Music: Featuring our new UCS Rock Band, Inner Focus. Social Action Hunger & Homelessness Offering: Summit Helps Its People – SHIP. Services at 9:30am & 11:15am. We look forward to seeing you!…
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Dec
09

Pilgrim Pipeline Would Impact Westfield’s Property Values, Safety and Water

For those of you concerned about the proposed Pilgrim Pipeline, Lorraine Wearley wrote a letter to the editor, which appeared in The Alternative Press, filled with a lot of valuable information about the dangers of the pipeline.  In it, she discusses the…
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Dec
07

Listen. Speak Up. Act. This Is Our Task.

As we take in the magnitude of the verdicts in both the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases…. It is a time of listening and learning. Listening within ~ to our own thoughts and feelings. And listening to others, friends…
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Dec
04

UCS Month of Giving Toward Hunger & Homelessness

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Brian Halpin of the UCS Social Action Committee mentioned in a recent post that plate collections for the next several weeks will be dedicated toward local non-profit organizations working to combat hunger and homelessness. Collections this Sunday, December 7 will…
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Dec
03

Realize your stock’s full value without paying capital gains tax

With the run-up in the stock market this year, many stockholders are sitting on significantly appreciated stock. You can use stock to pay some or all of your yearly pledge.  If you donate the stock instead of cash to UCS,…
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Dec
02

Travel to Boston With The Coming of Age Group

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Every December our 9th grade Coming of Age class travels to Boston, Massachusetts so that we can immerse ourselves in our Unitarian and Universalist past, present and future. This year a group of adults will be joining us. Our trip…
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Dec
02

Children of God

On Valentine’s Day 2000 I traveled across the Atlantic Ocean to South Africa and onto Harare, Zimbabwe. My childhood friend, Natalie, was working for a non-governmental organization there, and I, at the time a local AmeriCorps*VISTA volunteer, saved up enough…
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