Job Opportunity: Music Director

Join our staff team.

We're looking for our next wonderful Music Director.

Deadline for application: June 20 2019.

Breathing through Transitions

Sunday June 2 @ 4pm.

With Meg Roberts.

Marking transitions with ritual, song, and our ever-present companion, our breath.

Join us afterwards for our monthly community potluck. 

One World Chant and Meditation

Saturday June 8 @ 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.

Spirit of Life Workshop

Sunday June 9 @ 4pm.  In the Hall.

Gathering co-ordinator: Marvin Haave

Based on our beloved song "Spirit of Life"  this will be the final  gathering for the series. Marvin will lead in exploring "Wings set me free: hopes, dreams, and expanding vision."

Kin Beach Annual Picnic

Saturday July 20  2 - 5pm

Summer Fun, Food and Fellowship!

This is our community's special time to get together in the summer.

Taizé service

Saturday June 22 @ 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 parking lot and go straight ahead through the double doors.

Flower Communion

Sunday June 16 @ 4pm.  In the Hall.

Bring your flower for this beloved ritual as we  recognize our unique contributions and gifts, and onsider how we are all intrinsically part of one whole. Gathering co-ordinators: Kazimea Sokil and Alison Fox, dance/movement therapist and SOUL-motion facilitator

Following our service, please join us for refreshments.

Experiencing Spirit through Video

Sunday June 23 @ 4pm.  In the Hall.

In a video, join us as we watch and discuss transitions.  This is a multigenerational gathering with all ages encouraged.

Hosted by George Penfold

 

Postponing June 30 Picnic to July 20

No Sunday gathering on June 30

Because June 30 is on the Canada Day long weekend, many will be out of town. June 23 will be our last Sunday gathering of the season until September 8 for the Water Communion ceremony. (Saturday gatherings continue twice a month during July and August.)

Kin Beach Annual Picnic

Saturday July 20  2 - 5pm

Summer Fun, Food and Fellowship!

This is our community's special time to get together in the summer.

Summer break - July & August

We're on our Summer break after June.

 July 1 to September 1 we take a break from our weekly Sunday gatherings. We’ll be back the second Sunday, September 8 with our annual Water Communion gathering - remember to save some water to bring with you when we return.

Have a fun, safe and heart-filling summer.

Monthly Themes


We’re excited to explore these themes for our community this 2018-2019 year:

September: Possibilities 

October: Pride

November: Humility

December: Generosity

January: Forgiveness

February: Death/ dying

March: Birth/ rebirth

April: Spiritual Activism

May: Right Relations

June: Transitions

Sunday format schedule:


 

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

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

Second Sunday: Spirit of Life Workshop: Exploring different aspects of the spiritual life, framed by the lyrics of the well known Unitarian song, “Spirit of Life”, this is a new workshop series.

Fourth Saturday: 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.

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.

 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.