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I Love Where My Journey Has Led Me

October 27, 2018

African Proverb: “Se wo were fi na wosankofa a yenkyi,” which translates as: “It is not wrong to go back for that which you have forgotten.”  For my credentialing program…

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November Worship Services

October 28, 2018

Join us each Sunday as we celebrate and worship as a community. Sunday, November 4 • An Open Letter to President Trump • SERVICES AT 9 AM AND 11 AM…

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You’re Invited! November 2018

October 28, 2018

Check out the calendar at www.UUSM.org for more details on special events and our regular activities and interest groups. Except where specifically indicated, the public is warmly welcomed. Special Events…

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Freethinker Forum: Sexuality and Consent

November 20, 2018

Join AAHS (Agnostics, Atheists, Humanists and Secularists) of UU Santa Monica at our special November Freethinker Forum on Sunday, November 25, 1 to 3 pm in the Sanctuary, for a discussion of…

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November Art Wall: Reed Poverny

October 26, 2018

Reflections An Exhibition by Reed Poverny The Opening Reception for Reflections by Reed Poverny will be held on Sunday, November 4th from 12:00 noon – 1:30 pm. Poverny will be…

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D4$ “Beauty and the Beast” Sing-Along Saturday, Nov. 10

October 25, 2018

Bonjour! Beauties, Beasts, and all Villagers in between are welcome to sing-along until the last petal drops on Saturday evening, November 10. The Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along (2017 live…

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Pledge Year Redefined

October 22, 2018

As you may have heard, we are changing our calendar-year pledge cycle to instead track our church’s fiscal year, which begins on July 1. Having a more accurate picture of…

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Young Adults Are Back!

October 25, 2018

When I first started talking with the Young Adults at church about a meeting, I told them, “I’ll be happy if we get five people at brunch.” They were confident…

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Conversations and Connections

October 24, 2018

Please join us for “Conversations and Connections” on Saturday, November 17, from 10 am to noon in the cottage. This program will provide our church community the opportunity to develop…

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To the Glory of Life: About “Memory”

October 23, 2018

Dear Friends, My religion is a good memory. And it’s come to me, a bit at a time. Scraps of synaptic data carefully culled together. There is an art to…

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Board Prepares for Annual Retreat

October 10, 2018

The UUSM Board of Directors met on Tuesday, October 9. After check-in, the business meeting began with the unsettling news that our treasurer, Kim Andres, has resigned. The Nominating Committee…

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Redux: Faith in Action Phone Bank for Felon Enfranchisement

November 2, 2018

FIA offers another chance to support Florida’s revolutionary Voting Restoration Amendment (Amendment 4) on the state ballot this November. Florida is one of only four states that ban convicted felons…

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Faith in Action Phone Bank Supporting Voting Restoration in Florida

October 22, 2018

UUSM will help support Florida’s revolutionary Voting Restoration Amendment (Amendment 4) on the state ballot this November with a phone bank on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 9 am to…

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October Worship Services

September 30, 2018

Join us each Sunday in October at 9 am or 11 am as we celebrate and worship as a community. Sunday, October 7: Animal House • Sunday, October 14: Babies, Bathwater, and the Belonging That is Our Birthright – Heart and Soul Service at 5 pm in the Sanctuary • Sunday, October 21: Braving Belonging • Sunday, October 28: Día de Los Muertos

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UUSM NEWS TEAM

Managing Editor: Pam Teplitz
Editors: Barbara Andres, Sheila Cummins, Elizabeth Fuller, Joyce Holmen, Lois Hutchinson, Pam Teplitz
Photography: Carol Ring, Roy Patience
Staff Liaison: Esther Chase
Website Administrators: Elizabeth Fuller, Pam Teplitz

Please contact the News Team to submit articles. Members can contact the UUSM office to submit material for the Thursday Announcements.