Friday UU Update
Unitarian Universalist Church of Bloomington, Indiana
Friday, July 3, 2015

In This Issue
Join us TOMORROW, July 4th 
and march in the parade with us!
Meet us at the pink staging area on 4th street between Dunn and Indiana between 8:30 and 9:00am- parade starts at 10am! Find out more info on our facebook event page! HERE
Children in RE will meet in the library this week as we are joined by special guest, Sarah DeLeone from Monroe County Humane Association.
- Adrienne Summerlot, Director of Religious Education

Sunday, July 5, 2015  

One service only at 10:15 a.m.


Giving Life the Shape of Justice

The Reverend Douglas Wadkins 

& members of our Social Justice Community

Join us as we honor and celebrate a core ministry of the congregation.  We will collaborate with members of our Social Justice Task Forces, past and present, to remember 

important aspects of our justice and peace legacy. We will also explore some thoughts about how to continue to make a real difference in working for peace and justice. Finally, we will dream about what the future of this work might look like. 

UU Humanist Forum June 5th

This Sunday at 11:45 p.m. the UU Humanist Forum will meet in Room 210 after children's Religious Education classes end. The topic of discussion is "Economics as Ecology and Ecology as Economics" and will be presented by Lloyd Orr.

Gumboot dancing July 10 and July 24, 5:30-6:30 p.m

Come and learn gumboot dancing with Ellyn Barham in Fellowship Hall.Gumboots is an African step dance that found life in the mines of South Africa. Miners traveled from different parts of Africa to find work in the mines. Despite language barriers and harsh work conditions, Gumboots was used as a way for miners to communicate and uplift each other. A variety of African cultural dances have been fused into this high energy dance. Come enjoy an hour of exercising while learning more about Gumboot dancing! (all ages are welcome)

Exploring Unitarian Universalism 

Class Meets July 12 and July 19 - Register by July 5

Are you interested in learning more about Unitarian Universalism and this congregation?  Whether you are considering membership or are just curious, this class is for you. The Exploring UU Class will be held on Sunday, July 12 and Sunday, July 19 from 2-4 p.m. in the Fuchs' Library. Sign up by Sunday, July 5 at the welcome table in the foyer, or by emailing Childcare is available by prior request.  

One Service Only June 21 through July 26 - 

An Experiment in Togetherness        

With the approval of our Board of Directors, we will be holding one service only each Sunday at 10:15 a.m. June 21 through July 26. During this time of transition, it is a good moment to try new ways of being together in worship. Coffee hour will take place after the service. Two services at 9:15 and 11:15 will resume on August 2.

4th of July

Because July 4 falls on a Saturday this year, the federal holiday will be observed on Monday, July 6 here at the church and administrative offices will be closed that day. The first July Prologue will be published on Tuesday, June 7.

Masthead painting: 'Community' by Kevin Mcdowell
Seeking the Spirit, Building Community, Changing the World
Contact Info                            
Carol Marks
Church Administrator