THIS SUNDAY MORNING:

At Midwinter

Gregory C. Carrow-Boyd

The end of February places us in the middle of a winter season that has been filled with extremes of the climate both in weather and in human interaction. It is a good time to pause and reflect on how to continue sustaining one another through the lengthening days ahead in the service of justice.

News

  • Sunday Greeters Needed February 22, 2018

    Smiles go miles in welcoming people to our church.

    We are in need of friendly people or families to become Greeters on Sunday mornings, standing by the main church gates to welcome those coming to the services. You can choose to greet before the 9:00 service or ...

  • Faith In Action February 22, 2018

    Our Children & Youth Support A Local Animal Shelter This Sunday.

    Although Valentine’s Day has passed, our children and youth will be sending a February Valentine to their Fur Friends at a local animal shelter this Sunday, Feb. 26, as part of the Faith In Action program. ...

  • February 2018 Special Collection February 15, 2018

    The Special Collection during February 2018 (all collections from the February 3 service, and any others marked “Special Collection” during the month) will be directed to the Long Beach Trauma Recovery Center (LBTRC). LBTRC provides free quality trauma-focused mental health services available to all who are ...

  • Start plannin’ some St. Patrick’s shenanigans! February 8, 2018

    Sure’n it’s time to start plannin’ the St. Patrick’s Day Party shenanigans. “MOVING FORWARD TOGETHER WITH COMMUNITY AND PURPOSE.”

    St. Patrick’s Day Party, Sunday, March 11, an afternoon of Live Irish Music ~ Food ~ Joke Telling Contest ~ Dancing

    PLEASE JOIN US SUNDAYS OUT ON ...

  • Contribute to the Reflections of Love Altar This Month February 2, 2018

    As part of the “Meditations on Love” art show by Debbie Rodriguez, everyone is invited to bring items that reflect their idea of love each Sunday in February. Please keep items lightweight and no larger than an order of service. They may be handmade, ephemera, notes, ...

  • STEWARDSHIP 2018-2019: Moving Forward Together with Community & Purpose January 25, 2018

    Join a cottage meeting and consider what a “purpose filled” future looks like.

    This year the Stewardship Committee is organizing a series of small group Cottage Meetings in people’s homes or at the church and you are being asked to attend. After food and fellowship, you can ...

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Events

  • Tuesday, February 27, 2018
  • UUA COMMON READ: Centering: Navigating Race, Authenticity and Power in Ministry
    • The challenges, the call, and the opportunity of this moment in Unitarian Universalism and in the broader US American society are compelling. Unitarian Universalists must...
  • Friday, March 2, 2018 - Sunday, March 4, 2018
  • Winter Retreat at de Benneville Pines Camp
    • Save the date for .... Winter Retreat at Camp de Benneville Pines in the beautiful San Bernardino Mountains, March 2 - 4, 2018 It's a peaceful,...
  • Friday, March 2, 2018
  • THE TRIUMPHANT RETURN OF HYMNS AND BEER!
    • The long-awaited return of Hymns and Beer is upon us! Join us in Wylder Hall on Friday evening, March 2 - bring your hunger for...
  • Saturday, March 3, 2018
  • Game Night for All Ages
    • Game Nights are now the 1st and 3rd Saturday nights. Join us 6:30 PM until 9:30 PM for board games and fun for the family. Come...
  • Sunday, March 4, 2018
  • Long Strange Trip
    • Long Strange Trip, a six-part video series that explores the history of Unitarian and Universalist thought and practice, from the beginning of the Christian era to...
  • Monday, March 5, 2018
  • Vegetarian Cooking Classes
    • Popular Vegetarian Cooking Classes are back again! Taught by Gabrielle Weeks in UUCLB kitchen every other Monday starting Feb. 19th from 5:30 to 8:00. Other dates...
  • Wednesday, March 7, 2018
  • Spanish for Beginners
    • Spanish for Beginners is a course offered for anyone who would like to learn Spanish—whether for your advocacy work or for simply talking with friends....
  • Thursday, March 8, 2018
  • Thoughtful Thursday: Meet Imam Tarek
    • Come meet Imam Tarek of the Long Beach Islamic Center . This is an opportunity to meet our Muslim neighbors and explore ways we can create...
  • Sunday, March 11, 2018
  • Long Strange Trip
    • Long Strange Trip, a six-part video series that explores the history of Unitarian and Universalist thought and practice, from the beginning of the Christian era to...
  • Sunday, March 11, 2018
  • Social Justice Forum: Long Beach Housing Matters
    • What do you know for sure about the City’s proposed updates to the Land Use Element of the Long Beach General Plan? What prompted the...
  • Sunday, March 11, 2018
  • St. Patrick's Day Party
    • SAVE THE DATE!! Sure'n it's time to start plannin' some St. Patrick's shenanigans! Live Irish Music ~ Food ~ Joke Telling Contest ~ Dancing Look...
  • Wednesday, March 14, 2018
  • Spanish for Beginners
    • Spanish for Beginners is a course offered for anyone who would like to learn Spanish—whether for your advocacy work or for simply talking with friends....

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2 days ago

Women's March organizers are encouraging students, teachers and their allies to walk out of schools on March 14 to protest gun violence.

4 days ago

Last Session!
Death Café: With Rev. Rick Hoyt-McDaniels
Thursday, February 22
7:00 - 9:00 pm - in the Lounge

Dying as Spiritual Event
Leaders for this Session:
Rev. Rick Hoyt-McDaniels & ... See more

Last Session!
Death Café: With Rev. Rick Hoyt-McDaniels
Thursday, February 22
7:00 - 9:00 pm - in the Lounge

Dying as Spiritual Event
Leaders for this Session:
Rev. Rick Hoyt-McDaniels & ... See more

5 days ago

Our Monday Meditation is “Only Begun” by William G. Sinkford. It reads, in part,

“Help us hold fast to our vision of what can be.
May we see the hope in our history,
and find the courage and ... See more