Mindful Parents

Fri., May 19, 9:30-11 a.m., Prog. Bldg. Third Friday of the month, unless otherwise noted. Group started last September, but new participants still welcome. Led by Torie Gorges. Join other parents working to apply mindfulness to their lives and particularly their parenting. Meetings generally include a 20-30-minute seated meditation and time for discussion of a topic of interest to the group. If you have not practiced meditation before, you are most welcome, but please contact Torie Gorges beforehand so you’ll know what to expect.

UU Leadership Classes online

Variety of times and leaders. Go to uuinstitute.org to learn more and register. Contact Susan Bennett to find out what classes other UUCFers are taking. Transform yourself and your congregation to ensure that liberal religious values will have more impact in the world. Deepen your faith, connect with other UU leaders and grow your congregation. Online seminars, on-demand resources, peer learning groups and local in-person communities of practice will help you to lead more effectively while building relationships and partnerships with other UUs – locally and nationally. Join other UUCF members and friends in these online learning opportunities led by Unitarian Universalist Association regional staff and other experts. Most classes cost […]

Quest for the Historical Jesus

Wed., May 10, 7:30-9 p.m., Prog. Bldg. Led by Intern Minister McKinley Sims. What does the historical evidence tell us about Jesus of Nazareth? What can we deduce by examining the world around his life and death? Do these insights detract or accentuate the Christian message? Join McKinley for a new way to look at one of the oldest stories ever told as we try to sort out the truth from the legends.

Living Consciously

Mon., May 15 & Jun. 12, 7:30-9 p.m., Prog. Bldg. Led by Zim Putney. Email ap@uucf.org to register. Join a supportive community in a practical spiritual journey, opening the path to loving connections, peace, joy and success that comes from learning to hear and follow the voice of our inner resources: our intelligence, emotions, feelings and values. We will read and reflect on the teachings of clear, profound spiritual voices.

Soul Matters Open Circle

Mon., May 15, 7-8:30 p.m., Prog. Bldg. (Note: Date change.) Led by Rev. Laura Horton-Ludwig. Come explore our UUCF monthly themes in a friendly drop-in circle open to all. We’ll go deeper with the rich monthly themes such as healing, prophecy and risk, discerning how they connect to our own life journeys and our evolving call to service in the world. And we’ll get to know each other, building community along the way. Participants are encouraged to bring a journal or notebook and a pen for personal reflection during the session.