One World Chant and Meditation

Saturday December 14 @ 5pm. In the Hall.

Meditation, chants, and short readings from the various spiritual traditions, this contemplative gathering is co-hosted with Comox United Church, Comox Valley Unitarian Fellowship  and the Comox Valley Unity Church.

First Sunday Gathering

Sunday, December  1 @ 4 pm in the hall.

This month's topic: Belonging

Second Sunday Gathering

Sunday, December 8 @ 4 pm in the hall.

This month's topic: Belonging

 

Third Sunday Gathering

Sunday, December 15 @ 4 pm in the hall.

This month's topic: Belonging

 

Taizé service

Saturday October 26 @ 5pm.

With Arlene Bell and Peggy Zimmerman. This Christian prayer service with readings, songs and silence, is co-sponsored by Comox United Church and the Comox Valley Unitarian Fellowship.

Please enter the building through the right-hand side entrance off the lower parking lot. 

Fourth Sunday Gathering

Sunday November 24 @ 4pm in the main hall.

TED Talk  - facilitator Rachel McBryan

What is your purpose or mission in life? This question goes well beyond simply what we do as a job and occupies our entire life. Join us as we watch a short video on finding your mission in life, and then discuss what that means in our own lives together.

This month's topic: Purpose

 

November Issue of About Us CVUF Newsletter

Volume 28 Number 3We respectfully acknowledge that we meet on the unceded traditional territory of the K'ómoks First Nation. Monthly Theme for November - PURPOSE The Comox Valley Unitarians’ Community GatheringsWe gather as a community weekly, at 250 Beach Drive in...

Local action gets national attention with the Canadian Unitarian Council

Canadian Unitarian Council has included a mention of the great social action done locally in its most recent June 18,2019 Issue 95. Here's the article in full. Four municipalities in British Columbia’s Comox Valley have agreed to declare a climate crisis, spurred in...

Presentation: CVUF members make request for State of Climate Emergency

May Partridge presented to Courtenay Council, May 21st, the request a State of Climate Emergency be declared. This presentation follows an earlier presentation in the month to Comox Council by Steve Faraher-Amidon and Mike Bell. May did a phenomenal job speaking on...

Presentation: Breathe Clean Air shares action recommendations to City Council

Social and Environmental  Justice: Breathe Clean Air Comox Valley presents Air Quality action recommendations Where:  Courtenay City Council,  830 Cliff Avenue, Courtenay, BC. When: 4 pm   June 10th, 2019 Why: Climate Change and Health to Improve and protect our Air...

Ecochallenge Success – 2nd in Canada !

Being challenged to learn and act on climate change solutions, 48 members of the Comox Valley Unitarians, Comox United Church & Friends Drawdown Ecochallenge Team placed 2nd in Canada and 25th internationally. There were 1,054 teams and 14,102 participants and we...

For Pete’s Sake: An Inspiring Success

For Pete's Sake: An Inspiring Success 01 MARCH, 2016 FRIDAY PM "If I've got a talent, it's for picking the right song at the right time for the right audience. And I can always seem to get people to sing with me."   Pete Seeger 1964 If the March 1 "For Pete's Sake"...

Join The International Drawdown Challenge with us.

Feel despair about climate change?  The CVUF Social Justice folks believe that the antidote to despair is action and community!   Lets do the the international Drawdown Ecochallenge !  Its from April 3 - 24th.   The Drawdown EcoChallenge is a 21-day...

For Pete’s Sake: Fundraiser Gallery

For Pete's Sake.  Fundraiser Gallery Friday March 1 2019          Events, news and upcoming Gatherings are listed in our monthly newsletter. Let us know if you want to be added to the  distribution list here. facebooktwitterinstagramyoutube

Social Action News: Comox Council by-law changed

Good news on the Social Action Environmental Justice front as Comox Council has passed a bylaw ensuring that new construction not have wood stoves as a heating source. This is a huge step in the right direction for our health and health of the environment as wood...

Success: Coldest Night of the Year Fundraiser 2019

Amidst rain, wind and cold, approximately 450 brave souls walked February 23rd, Saturday eve in support of the Coldest Night of the Year, End Homelessness campaign.The walkers weathered the evening to well exceed the approximate $70,000 goal! Congrats to our CVUF...

Monthly Themes


We’re excited to explore these themes for our community this 2019-2020 year:

September: Curiosity and Wonder 

October: Inspiration and Meaning

November: Purpose

December: Belonging

January: Vulnerability and Trust

February: All My Relations

March: Adversity and Courage

April: Dismantling Racism

May: Hope

June: Gratitude and Joy

Sunday Service Gathering and Partner Church Service Schedules:


 

First, Second and Third Sundays: All ages start together.  After The Story for All Ages, the children go off to their program.

Fourth Sunday: TED Talk & Discussion: After viewing a 20 minute TED talk video, participants join a facilitated discussion with the intention of exploring how the talk may influence our lives.

Fifth Sunday: FUUn Sundays.  Young people often take the center stage as leaders in these multigenerational gatherings focused on building connection between the generations through fun, games and socializing.

Second Saturday Partner Church Gathering: One World Chant and Meditation:  A mix of song and contemplation co-sponsored with Unity Church and Comox United Church.

Fourth Saturday Partner Church Gathering: Taizé Service: A Christian prayer service with readings, songs and silence. Please enter quietly through the main front door. The Taizé services are co-sponsored by Comox United Church and the Comox Valley Unitarian Fellowship.

 

 IDEAS & suggestions are encouraged !  If you run across any resources on any of these themes (readings, quotes, books, films, TED Talks/videos), please email them to Rev. Meg Roberts, so we can enrich our packets with your input. (mroberts@uuma.org) If you have an idea for a Sunday gathering (traditional or spiritual practice), please email Jane Fox (janefoxincomox@gmail.com) or Meg Roberts.

We are excited to explore what it means to be Canadian Unitarian Universalists living and serving in the 21st Century.