THIS SUNDAY MORNING:

The Practice of Generosity

Join us on-line with your mobile device or your computer using this link: worship on-line. Protestant minister Henri Nouwen once wrote: “Every time I take a step in the direction of generosity, I know that I am moving from fear to love.” On this … read more.

News

  • UUCLB March Special Collection: Dreamers Scholarship March 1, 2021UUCLB March Special Collection: Dreamers Scholarship
    The church is taking a new approach to the Dreamers Scholarship Special Collection. California State University Long Beach recently established a new scholarship to honor our own Norma Chinchilla for her steadfast contributions to immigrant rights: The Norma Stoltz Chinchilla Scholarship for Undocumented Students The university scholarship was established last year with a $30,000 endowment. Over the ...
  • 2021-2022 Stewardship Giving Campaign March 1, 20212021-2022 Stewardship Giving Campaign
    Dear Members and Friends: Welcome to the 2021-2022 Stewardship Campaign, our annual budget drive to raise the majority of our expenses to support our congregation’s programs, ministries, and facilities. This past year has been very trying for us as we rose to the challenge of caring for one another while we kept each other safe. With your ...
  • The 8th Principle at UUCLB March 1, 2021The 8th Principle at UUCLB
    The Proposed 8th Principle for UUCLB “We, the congregation of the Long Beach Unitarian Universalist Church, covenant to affirm and promote: journeying toward spiritual wholeness by working to build a diverse multicultural Beloved Community by our actions that accountably dismantle racism and other oppressions in ourselves and our institutions.” UUCLB has always been aligned with the call ...
  • UUCLB is now on Youtube March 1, 2021UUCLB is now on Youtube
    Have you missed a Service or want to share UUCLB Services with a friend? Anyone can now watch past Services and select events on our YouTube Channel at: uuclb.org/youtube
  • UUCLB February Special Collection: A New Way of Life Reentry Project (ANWOL) February 1, 2021UUCLB February Special Collection: A New Way of Life Reentry Project (ANWOL)
    This month our Special Collection and Social Justice Forum will be aligned. (Both will take place on February 14.) Our recipient will be A New Way of Life Reentry Project (ANWOL), and its founder, Susan Burton, will lead our Social Justice Forum at 11:30 after the service. She will address the need for systematic change ...
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Upcoming Events

  • Tuesday, March 9, 2021
  • Finance Committee Zoom
    • Finance meets the second Tuesday of every month. Join the ZOOM meeting at Meeting ID: 898 0871 0967 If you would like to attend an...
  • Wednesday, March 10, 2021
  • Wisdom Circle (70+) Zoom
    • Wednesday, March 10, 2021 10:00 am on ZOOM “Right Relationships” We will gather again on the 2nd Wednesday of March. Check the website calendar for...
  • Wednesday, March 10, 2021
  • Racial Justice Meeting Zoom
    • We have study groups to educate ourselves about institutional racism. We then work to integrate this information into our daily lives. If you feel drawn...
  • Wednesday, March 10, 2021
  • Choir Rehearsal Zoom
    • Choir Rehearsal Zoom. Contact Francisco Ruiz for ZOOM link. francisco.ruiz.musicdirector at uuclb.org
  • Friday, March 12, 2021
  • Buddhist Group
    • Those interested in learning about the study and practice of Buddhism are invited to join UU Buddhists at 10 a.m. via ZOOM. Contact Wendy Drake...
  • Sunday, March 14, 2021
  • Social Justice Forum Zoom
    • Sunday, March 14th, 11:30 am “The Biden Administration Immigration Initiatives: A Community Activist Perspective” Sponsored by the Immigrant Justice Team of UUCLB. Many of us...
  • Monday, March 15, 2021
  • Atheist /FreeThinker ZOOM
    • Meeting ID: 960 2478 9151 Passcode: 648190 Join us once or as often as you like, new persons always welcome. This is a free thinkers...
  • Tuesday, March 16, 2021
  • 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...
  • Wednesday, March 17, 2021
  • Choir Rehearsal Zoom
    • Choir Rehearsal Zoom. Contact Francisco Ruiz for ZOOM link. francisco.ruiz.musicdirector at uuclb.org
  • Friday, March 19, 2021
  • Buddhist Group
    • Those interested in learning about the study and practice of Buddhism are invited to join UU Buddhists at 10 a.m. via ZOOM. Contact Wendy Drake...
  • Saturday, March 20, 2021
  • Virtual Games Night
    • An inter-generational games day. Join us online for virutal games at this google hangouts URL: All ages and skill levels welcome. https://meet.google.com/gax-scoa-mmr
  • Sunday, March 21, 2021
  • Green Team Google Meet
    • The mission of the Green Team is to educate members and friends of the UUCLB about the moral imperative imposed by climate change and to...
  • Sunday, March 21, 2021
  • Words of Our Own - Creative Writing Group
    • UUCLB Writing Group "Words of Our Own" The UUCLB Writing Group takes flight on Zoom. Writers of all skills and experience levels are invited to...
  • Monday, March 22, 2021
  • Atheist /FreeThinker ZOOM
    • Meeting ID: 960 2478 9151 Passcode: 648190 Join us once or as often as you like, new persons always welcome. This is a free thinkers...
  • Tuesday, March 23, 2021
  • Planned Giving Zoom
    • Planned Giving Committee meets the fourth Tuesday of the month, 7:00 PM. For further information, please email plannedgiving@uuclb.org Meets monthly on fourth Tuesdays until June...

Monthly Message

Rev. Lissa Gundlach

Greetings UUCLB Family,

In any minister’s life, there are unforgettable rites of passage that shape your journey into spiritual leadership. One of these is a minister’s ordination, the other is a congregation’s installation. In our Unitarian Universalist tradition, we don’t choose our ministers from on high, … read more.

Religious Education On-line

  • Sunday March 7th – Multi-generational serviceSunday March 7th - Multi-generational service
    Youth and children are invited to join and participate in the service this week. On this eve of the one year anniversary of our quarantined year apart, with nearly 500,000 lives lost, Rev. Lissa and members of the congregation of diverse ages and experiences reflect on living through a pandemic together. We’ll have extended time ...
  • Throw in the Towel… for a Good CauseThrow in the Towel... for a Good Cause
    As part of our monthly Faith-In-Action program for children and youth, we are collecting clean, used towels and blankets for a local animal shelter. Please drop them off at our March 21 drive-up event, as part of Rev. Lissa’s installation celebration. If you cannot return the items on that day, you may drop them off ...
  • Faith in Action for MarchFaith in Action for March
    “We must work together for diversity and against racism & oppression.” (Kid’s version of the 8th Principle) On Sunday, March 28, children and youth will put their faith into action by creating artwork, a poem, story, or other expression of their support for the 8th Principle. Our existing 7 principles imply this 8th principle but do not ...
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