Welcome

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.

Please watch a short video (follow this link) and listen to some of our members talking about our congregation.

 


Join us at 10:30 a.m. Sunday mornings
, at our new church in Housatonic, 1089 Main St. Housatonic, Great Barrington, MA.

Map and Directions to our Housatonic church.  

 

UPCOMING WORSHIP SERVICES:

July 3  – "All Together Now" – Rev. Carol Allman-Morton – Worship today will reflect on experiences from our Unitarian Universalist Association’s General Assembly in Columbus, OH. – Music:  Marian Rose, piano.

July 10  –  "The Wizard of Us and the God who wasn't there"  –  Rev. Rich Hayes – Rich Hayes is a chaplain with Hospice Care in the Berkshires.  Music:  Bonnie Benson, piano; Jose Garcia, alto recorder.

July 17  –  "Surprised by Life" –Rev. Kathy Duhon  –  Do you love surprises? If we could notice them more often, what joy there would be. Emerson even said he would mount to paradise by the stairway of surprise. Come hear a sermon full of surprises. Rev. Kathy Duhon is the founding minister of our UU Meeting. In her retirement she enjoys writing and preaching at various churches in the area. She lives on a small farm in New Lebanon NY.  –  Music:  Hilda Banks Shapiro, piano;  UUMSB Choir.

July 24  –  "Jesus the Heretic"  –  Rev. Kate Braestrup  – Kate Braestrup is a community minister, law enforcement chaplain, and the author of NYTimes bestselling memoir, “Here if You Need Me” , “Marriage and Other Acts of Charity”, “Beginner's Grace Bringing Prayer to Life” and “Anchor and Flares”.  –  Music: Lee Dixon and Cardinale Montano.

July 31  –  "Animals, and What They Teach Us"  –  Congregational “Bring Your Own”  –  What have you learned from animals? The congregation is invited to bring stories, poems and reflections on what we can learn from animals.  –  Music:  Ed Chastain, Marian Rose.  Share the Plate:  Railroad Street Youth Project.

 

 

NOTEWORTHY:

3rd Friday Gatherings

The Membership and Growth Committee is sponsoring 3rd Friday Gatherings providing entertainment, timely discussions or pot luck dinners for both our congregation and the community. Follow this link for schedule and details.

Game Night!  Friday, July 20 at 7 p.m.

Board and card games for all ages! Follow this link for details.

ACT NOW! July 18-22 in G. Barrington

Girls!  Star in your own movie this summer!  Follow this link for details.

New page on our website

Check out our new external links page for information (websites, video links) on various organizations and inititatives, such as UUA, UU Mass Action, UU Service Committee, Standing on the Side of Love.

 

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