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  This Week in Religious Education

IMG_2231We had a great group at the Food Bank Service Project last Saturday. Thank you to all who came to help pack Thanksgiving Meals.

November's Theme is Healing

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Sunday and Every Day: Taking it Home

Re-Thinking Thanksgiving


Happy Thanksgiving this week!

There are so many lovely aspects of this holiday – being Thankful and Grateful for what you have, a simple celebration of abundance and harvest and family and friends that has resisted over-commercialism.

But it’s also important to re-think this holiday and the way we teach about it and celebrate it in light of colonialism and on-going racism. Read more ....

Next Sunday:



Announcements and Upcoming Events:

Lesson Planning Party, December 7th, 6:30

IMG_1961Anyone interested is invited to join our DRE in planning the lesson contents for Spirit Play and Labyrinth Learning classes for the next couple months. 

Join us at OUUC at 6:30 on December 7th for a brainstorming party. 

If you need childcare, please request it at least one week before the date.

Parent Support Group

support group 2Are you a parent or caregiver of a child with special needs, or a single parent, or otherwise facing any caregiving challenges and would appreciate the support and understanding of others on this caregiving journey?

Our Parent Support Group meets on the 1st Wednesday of each month, 6:30-8pm. Childcare is provided.

Next meeting: December 6th

Guest at Your Table Boxes Are Here

IMG_2246You can support the work of the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee by taking home a Guest at Your Table Box anytime between now and December 17th. 

Bring the boxes back on December 17th to be counted and sent in. Please help the Middle School group as they lead this project this year to practice generous giving.

Join the OUUC Families Facebook Group

Yours along the Journey,

RE Sunday 7

Sara Lewis, CRE

Director of Lifespan Religious Education

Olympia Unitarian Universalist Congregation


My Blog: The Children's Chalice

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