We come together from diverse traditions as a welcoming, religious community with shared values, seeking spiritual growth, lifelong religious education, and fellowship. We strive to promote justice, acceptance, and compassion in the world.
Join us at 10:30 a.m. Sunday mornings, at the:
Ahavath Sholom Synagogue,
North Street, Great Barrington, MA
(off Rt 7, on North Street beyond Bike and Board)
UUMSB Has a NEW Home!
We are very happy to let you know that after more than one year of searching we recently found a new home for our services at Ahavath Sholom, a synagogue on North Street in Great Barrington. We began services at this location on September 22 at our regular time of 10:30am. Here is a link for more details about this announcement.
For an interactive map and directions to Ahavath Sholom, please see our Map and Directions page on this web site.
Upcoming worship services:
November 17 – "Hallowing" – Rev. Bell Fox-Martin – Belle is the Minister of the Housatonic Congregational Church, poet and writing teacher, living in Glendale with spouse, Cheryl Hutto, and two sometimes well behaved standard poodles. – Music: Lisa Maras, piano. Share the Plate: Berkshire Immigrant Center.
November 24 – "Thanksgiving and New Member Sunday" – Rev. Carol Allman-Morton – ‘Tis the season for gratitude! Some members of our community will be joining in the congregational covenant today. If you would like to learn more, please talk with Dennis Downing or Carol. – Music: Cardinale Montano and Lee Dixon, piano.
December 1 – "Season of Peace" – Rev. Carol Allman-Morton – In this season of light, gratitude, gift giving, and hope, we seek, work toward, and hope for peace in the world, and in ourselves. – Music: Lisa Maras, piano. Please Note: Potluck after service.
December 8 – Children's Holiday Pageant – Join us for intergenerational worship and celebration! – Music: Lisa Maras, piano.
December 15 – "Simplicity" – Rev. Carol Allman-Morton – How do we hold on to what is most important to us and what feeds our spirit when we are culturally bombarded by “stuff”? Music: Lisa Maras, piano.
December 22 – "Let There Be Light" – Rev. Richard Hayes – Rev Hayes is a chaplain with Hospice Care in the Berkshires. Music: Lisa Maras, piano.
December 24 – Christmas Eve Candlelight Service – Rev. Carol Allman-Morton – At 5pm: Join us for a Christmas Eve service in the Unitarian Universalist tradion of non-traditional lessons and carols. Music: Lisa Maras, piano.
December 29 – "Welcome to the New Year" – Rev. Carol Allman-Morton – Gather to celebrate the New Year and share in a letting go ritual. Music: Lisa Maras, piano.