THIS SUNDAY MORNING:

Let Peace Find a Home in Me

For many the goal of religion is simply peace. Indeed, “spirituality” often conjures images and feelings of peace, calm, stillness, equanimity. The spiritual goal of peace is not to overcome the challenges of life but to distance oneself from them, not to “win” with one side of the struggle against the other, but to unite the sides and forget the struggle.

News

  • Stewardship Giving February 14, 2020 Stewardship GivingThank you to the early Pledgers after the Campaign Kickoff last Sunday, and to the Stewardship volunteers who signed them up. If the rainy day kept you away, stop by the Stewardship Campaign table after church this Sunday. Even if you have already pledged, please meet with your visiting steward to talk about your hopes for the church. ...
  • NEWS FROM BEYOND: LOOMING DEADLINES! February 13, 2020 NEWS FROM BEYOND:  LOOMING DEADLINES!The Pacific Southwest District of the UUA is having District Assembly ’20 in San Luis Obispo on April 24-26. The  pswduua.org does not have posted registration and program information yet. The good news is that, because this information is late, the deadline for our church’s scholarship application has been extended. We anticipate that each of ...
  • UUCLB Special Collection February 2020 The Dreamers Scholarship February 3, 2020 UUCLB Special Collection February 2020 The Dreamers ScholarshipCome to the Forum on February 9 to learn about the Transition to the University Scholarship Dreamers Scholarship Forum on February 9, 2020 Come to the Social Justice Forum on Sunday February 9 to learn about the needs of undocumented students at California State University Long Beach. There are many questions surrounding the status of DACA and ...
  • Living Our Values / Doing our RACIAL JUSTICE WORK! January 30, 2020 Living Our Values / Doing our RACIAL JUSTICE WORK!February 2nd, 11:30 am-1:00 pm in Wylder Hall. What is holding you back? Wondering how to effectively engage in racial justice work? Concerned about missteps in your advocacy work? Come to learn strategies to overcome these barriers and to share your experiences. Workshop facilitated by Daniel Solis, Co-Executive Director of The California Conference for Equality and Justice. Free Event. ...
  • Winter Lights Service Auction Declared a Success! December 29, 2019 Winter Lights Service Auction Declared a Success! Our Winter Lights Service Auction was a success – we raised money for our church while eating yummy food and drinks and socializing with friends. Thanks to all the volunteers and supporters! Previously: Shortly, the “Winter Lights” annual UUCLB Service Auction will be here. Mark your calendar for Saturday, January 25th. The annual UUCLB big party blowout ...
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Upcoming Events

  • Tuesday, February 18, 2020
  • Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting
    • All church members and church leadership are encouraged to participate in the meetings that help govern how the church moves forward. Friends are also welcome...
  • Thursday, February 20, 2020
  • SPIRITUAL GOALS CREATIVE GROUP
    • 11am-12:30pm in the Lounge with Rev. Rick Hoyt-McDaniels. Just show up!!
  • Friday, February 21, 2020
  • Buddhist Group
    • Those interested in learning about the study and practice of Buddhism are invited to join us.
  • Sunday, February 23, 2020
  • CONTEMPORARY BOOK CLUB
    • “All are welcome”UUCLB Contemporary Book Club meets every 4th Sunday at 9:00 a.m. in Room 1. Please read the book and come ready to discuss....
  • Sunday, February 23, 2020
  • CREATIVE HANDS CARDMAKING
    • We make cards that are sent to the community to mark the milestones of life and/or to provide comfort. All are welcome. Gerry Evans: gmevans@oco.net
  • Sunday, February 23, 2020
  • Dungeons & Dragons
  • Sunday, February 23, 2020
  • SPECIAL CHURCH MEETING
  • Sunday, February 23, 2020
  • WHAT THE BLEEP
    • This group presents an overview of the major scientific principles of psychology, biology, physiology and physics along with their metaphysical implications regarding the great synthesis...
  • Wednesday, February 26, 2020
  • CHALLENGES BOOK GROUP
    • Members of this group select books by consensus from the fields of science, religion, politics, and philosophy, usually selecting books that bridge the gap between...
  • Thursday, February 27, 2020
  • SPIRITUAL GOALS CREATIVE GROUP
    • 11am-12:30pm in the Lounge with Rev. Rick Hoyt-McDaniels. Just show up!!
  • Friday, February 28, 2020
  • Buddhist Group
    • Those interested in learning about the study and practice of Buddhism are invited to join us.
  • Saturday, February 29, 2020
  • MEMORIAL
    • for Beloved Member Marilyn Markin (Benatz) February 29, 1:30 PM, Saturday in Wylder Hall
  • Friday, March 6, 2020
  • Buddhist Group
    • Those interested in learning about the study and practice of Buddhism are invited to join us.
  • Sunday, March 8, 2020
  • Social Justice Forum
    • To get involved at UUCLB with social justice activities, come to the Social Justice Forums and learn about current concerns and actions. Topics are announced...

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