Rev. Dr. Steven Epperson and the congregation
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ALL ARE WELCOME! If you are visiting for the first time or returning after an absence, we encourage you to let the greeters know as you enter the sanctuary door and to meet with the greeter at the table in the foyer for a brief chat before you go into the service. You are also invited to stay for coffee and conversation after the service if you have time. Please feel free as well to email us for more information before or after your visit. —UCV Welcome Committee.
CHILDREN’S PROGRAM: Childcare is available free for the younger ones (aged three and under) in the Servetus Room on the main floor of Hewett Centre. Children aged 4 through 12 enjoy our core program.
FORUM TODAY: Would You Like a Side of Virus With that Sushi?
Speaker: Tamiko Suzuki
Sponsor: Environment Committee
Through story and video Tamiko will talk about the issues surrounding farmed salmon.
By the end you might not be so keen on that next plate of salmon sushi!
MEDITATION: Join us for the Sunday morning sitting meditation, 10–10:45 am. There is brief guidance at the beginning of each sit. In consideration of others, please try to come on time. Any inquiries can be sent to Victoria Oginski.
No Lunch today:
If you or a group or committee you belong to are thinking of serving lunches, please contact the Sunday lunch coordinator, Ben Hechter.…
additional items from the Order of Service:
ART THIS MONTH: Every Day in Every Way: exhibit two
Kickstart: Disability Arts and Culture
September 1 – October 16, 2016
Opening Reception: September 16, 6-8pm.
This exhibition explores the “everydayness” of being an artist who lives with a disability. Living with a disability offers a person a unique perspective on the world, one that gives light to an experience that is different from most.
MOVEABLE FEAST – gather in a different restaurant each month with 12-25 of your fellow Unitarians. Please RSVP so the host for that month can make a reservation or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
THE UCV MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE GENTLY REMINDS YOU that we are a more gracious congregation when we can address each other by name. Please make it part of your Sunday morning practice to wear a name tag. You may know who you are but many others don’t.
ANNOUNCEMENTS not in the latest Order of Service are listed further below under the heading Extra Announcements. Immediately below are the latest Order of Service announcements, most of them copied as is.
A reminder to all church groups and committees: Please remember to put the tables and chairs away, turn off the lights and lock the doors if you are the last group on site.
ARE: SEVEN WORLD FAITH TRADITIONS COURSE with Stanley Tromp continues Tuesdays at 7 pm in Hitschmanova.
SACRED CIRCLE DANCE
We gather every first Tuesday and second Monday to dance in community, 7—9 pm in Hewett Centre, by donation. No experience or partner needed. Contact Denise, email@example.com, for any further information.
ANYONE INTERESTED IN DISCUSSING IDEAS of philosophy contact Ursula, firstname.lastname@example.org.
FACEBOOK ANYONE? Many of our UCV events are posted on Facebook. Please sign up, like, comment and, most importantly, invite your friends to UCV Events on Facebook
ALL THESE ANNOUNCEMENTS … are on UCV Notes, where there is lots more about what is going on around here as well. See the note below the line for how to see the UCV Notes menu and find out more.
You can get to UCV Notes from any page on the UCV website. Go to the Home tab at the top left of any page and click on the UCV Notes option in the drop-down menu.
Before you click on a tab, you’ll see a drop-down menu of items under that tab. You can move down and click on one of those instead of on the tab itself.
LABYRINTH WALKING is an everyday option at UCV. The board has approved installation of two permanent labyrinths. A double-processional labyrinth is being created on the Fremlin side of the UCV campus by planting crocuses in the pattern to the left. A three-circuit square labyrinth has been constructed in the courtyard. details
BOOK OF CELEBRATIONS AND CONCERNS: These announcements will be sent weekly via the e-group. All congregants are invited to subscribe. Questions? Call 604-879-6243 for Connie Wigmore, Care and Concern Committee