News & Events
An Evening with Catie Curtis * November 1
This community concert is both a celebration and a continuation of UUAA's generosity to Americans United, which is dedicated to the preservation of the Constitution's religious liberty provisions. Catie produces concerts in support of Voices United for Separation of Church and State.
Citizens Climate Lobby * November 1
Commitment Sunday * November 2
Join UUAA members, friends and special guest Barry Lynn on Commitment Sunday, November 2. Please complete and bring the 2015 ABC Commitment form. Your fair share commitment is a catalyst to enhance our ministries and create the abundant future we envision for our UUAA, neighboring and world communities.
Forum on Fracking * November 2
Our Land for Worship Trail Improvements
In a strategic planning document called “Strengthening Our Connections,” the Congregation’s Board of Trustees invited us to make our land more accessible. Our Land for Worship Team has been working to do just that with three projects completed this fall.
Senior Dinner * November 5
Introduction to OUUr Faith * November 8
From 10:00am to 2:30pm there will be a prerequisite to membership of interest to both newcomers and long-time members. This workshop is taught by a UUAA minister with the help of lay leaders. The topics will include the history of UU and this congregation, UUAA governance, how to get involved, the meaning and responsibilities of membership, and participants' own spiritual journeys.
Taking Control of Your Mental Health: Coping With Depression * November 9
Pastoral Care-Education and the Accessibility Team will sponsor "Taking Control of Your Mental Health: Coping With Depression" from 1:00 to 2:30pm in the Fahs Chapel. Madeline Bacolor, Marilyn Tripp will present with David C. Belmonte, MD, MS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Director of Medical Student Education University of Michigan Medical School Department of Psychiatry.
Round Robin Dinner * November 12
Men's Breakfast * November 15
All men are invited to attend breakfast at 8:15am on Saturday, November 15 at Holidays Restaurant. It is located at 2080 W. Stadium Blvd. across from the Post Office. Enjoy good food and make new friends. Questions? Contact Fred Lynch.
Denominational Connection Team * November 15
Congregational Study/Action Issues (CSAI) Update: 2012-2016:
Reproductive Justice: Expanding Our Social Justice Calling On November 15, a draft of the Statement of Conscious (SOC) for this CSAI is due from the Commission on Social Witness (CSW). Those who attended the Reproduction Justice Classes held last year and interested others will meet to discuss and offer comments on the SOC; watch the Weekly Bulletin and November's Newsletter for dates and times. The Congregation will vote on whether this OC should be brought before the 2015 General Assembly at the January, 2015 UUAA Congregational Meeting.
Rovers Needed * November 16
Interweave Potluck and Film Screening * November 18
Women's Breakfast * November 22
Meet at 8:15am on the fourth Saturday of each month at the Classic Cup Cafe. This is before the Thanksgiving chaos begins, so c'mon over and start off a Saturday with laughter, chatter, and good hot food. Newcomers are welcome. Questions? Contact Royla Furniss.
Alpha House Host Week * November 26-30
UUAA will be hosting at Alpha House during Thanksgiving Week, from November 26 through November 30. Alpha House is the shelter for homeless families. More than 70 people are still needed to sign up to bring food, serve dinner, play with the kids, and stay overnight. Come to the sign-up table in the Social Hall on Sunday, or sign up online.