Water Communion

Sunday Sept. 8  @ 4pm.

This will be a multi-generational gathering in the main hall. We invite you to  bring a sample of water from a place you have been or from one that is special to you.   In this service, we honour the spirit of water and its power to connect people.

 

One World Chant and Meditation

Saturday Sept. 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.

Heart to Heart

Sept. 24 @ 4 pm.  In the Hall.

Gathering co-ordinator: Marvin Haave

"Heart to Heart" will be the theme of the third Sunday of each month.

This month's topic will be  "my passion for freedom".  

Taizé service

Saturday Sept. 28 @ 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. 

Experiencing Spirit through Video

Sunday Sept.  @ 4pm.  In the Hall.

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

 

 

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.