What's happening at the UUCG?
Nov. 13th - Nov. 19th, 2018
Book club meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month, at 1:30 pm @ Your Place Coffee, 2308 W. 17th Street, Greeley, CO 80634. Anyone is welcome to drop in. Our selection for November 15th will be Amor Towles' A Gentleman in Moscow . We will then take a break for the holidays and come back in January 2019.
Thursday November 14th, 2018 - WILPF Meeting
Please join us at Joe Molina's Gallery, 930 8th Ave., Greeley at 11:30 a.m.
Our guest speaker, Pastor Zach Martinez shares the peace path of Sojourn Mennonite community. Founder of the WILPF Greeley Branch, Elaine Schmidt, will share how WILPF began here 45 years ago. Also we will have information on the Greeley Women's March on Jan.20th. And there will be Jane Addams Children's Book Award books available to purchase. There will be no December meeting. All are welcome!
The Unitarian Universalist Church of Greeley invites you to attend "Grapes of Wrath" Some of UUCG’s very own children are in the performance and we had a wonderful time at the last performance. This event will be preformed at the Langworthy Theatre. Members of our church are gong on Thursday, November 15 at 7:30 PM. Adult tickets are $19 (seniors & faculty/staff of UNC are $17).
November 15th, 2018 - DECEMBER UNIFAX SUBMISSIONS DUE
Sunday Nov. 18th, 2018 - "500 Years of Seeking Justice"- Danelle Beauvais
Join us on a continuing look at justice and what it means especially to the First Nations people.
RE: Chapel – Prep for Stone Soup Pageant
Offering Our Plate (Living Generously) As a worthy local charity, SPLASH was selected this week as the recipient group to receive our weekly plate. The mission of SPLASH is to create inclusive, safe, and positive environments for youth who may be at risk or need a safe space to be themselves; while providing resources to young people who may be at risk or feel disenfranchised due to their gender identity, expression or sexual orientation . Our Beloved Community is proud to help SPLASH in the spirit of this church to grow spiritually, live meaningfully, and help heal the world.
.**Now that the nomination process has begun, we hope members will consider making a nomination. Using our plate in this way will help us to grow of spiritual practice, live more meaningfully, and help heal our world. Email Kathy Vaughn at firstname.lastname@example.org with your nomination or questions about the criteria for a nomination.**
November 19th 2018 - BOARD MEETING 6pm @ UUCG
Looking to Share Thanksgiving Dinner with Friendly Folks from Church?
several people at the church are organizing a cooperative dinner for folks who have relatives out of town or are alone for some other reason this Thanksgiving. Bring one of your favorite traditions as we continue to work out details! Please email Margaret at email@example.com for more info, questions or suggestions. Thank YOU!
Romy Miller has volunteered to be in charge of coffee on the off weeks when Rev. Aaron is not there. It would be appreciated if we could have a volunteers to bring cookies on one the following dates - Nov. 18th, Dec. 9th, and Dec. 30th. Please email or call Dianne Culver at firstname.lastname@example.org or 970-378-7544 if you are available. Thanks in advance!
Build Your Own Theology - WILL NOT BE MEETING again until after the Thanksgiving Holiday on November 27th, 2018.
We are proud to announce this months’ Chalice Arts show will be the Writing and Art of Ruth Zachary. Her art will be presented in the sanctuary. Thank you, Ruth, for lending us your art works!
Other News and Reminders
Worship is central to what we as a faith community do. Regardless of what other contributions we make during the week to this Beloved Community, once a week we gather together as a whole and share powerful experience. There events do not happen without a tremendous amount of planning, collaboration and thoughtful exploration. You can bring your unique talents to this community and help us all with this important project. The Worship Committee is seeking additional members! If you are interested in becoming involved in worship planning this year, please contact Brian or Shelly Gaza (email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org ).Thank you! NEXT MEETING: SUNDAY, November 25, 2018
Holiday Decorating Party
Please join us following services on November 25th for our Holiday Decorating Party! We will put up some of our traditional holiday decorations and some new ones as well that have been donated by Dannelle Beauvais and her family. We hope to see you there!
Pathways to Membership
Are you interested in joining the Unitarian Universalist Church of Greeley? Would you like to know more about how to join and what our community is all about? Rev. Norris hosts a Pathway to Membership class approximately every six weeks about 30 minutes after services. The class is approximately 90 minutes and reviews UU history and theology, the history and structure of UUCG, and some of the responsibilities and benefits of membership. It is also a great way to get to know others who are considering joining our beloved community. The next date is November 25.
NO SERVICES DEC. 23rd, 2018 - Have a Happy and Safe Holiday with your family!
If you need to set up a meeting with Reverend Aaron Norris please click on : my calendar link to make an appointment.
***Minister@greeleyuuc.org is Rev. Aaron's Email, His Phone # is 1-970- 778-6769***Margaret's Office Hours : Mon, 10 am - 12 pm
Tues 1 pm - 3 pm
Fridays 1 pm - 3 pm
If you have an announcement or corrections you would like to see in our weekly announcements, please email Margaret at email@example.com by10 am on the Tuesday you wish to see the announcement in!