How did you decide to be a minister? What happens when we die? Why is there trash?* This Sunday Rev. Susanne will respond to *your* questions live, with no preparation! Join us for an exercise in vulnerability, authenticity, and fun. Email your questions now, or ask them on Sunday.
On Giving Sunday, March 12, we kicked off our annual pledge drive. As you consider your commitment, think about what MUUC means to you. Our church is self-funded so every pledge is critical to supporting the financial health of our congregation.
With Rev. Susanne’s return in early February from medical leave, a new phase of MUUC’s Next Steps journey was officially launched: Learning Teams. During two services and two after-service discussion groups with more than 35 participants, she helped put this new stage of our Next Steps journey in perspective.
The Claflin Hill Symphony Chamber Players will perform the "Quartet for the End of Time" by French composer Olivier Messiaen. The performers will be Li- Mei Liang, violin; Paul Surapine, clarinet; Darry Dolezal, 'cello; and Tom Hojnacki, piano.
The Opening Doors Project was founded to promote deep conversations around race through the arts. By bringing new cultural experiences to suburban Boston-area communities and viewing audiences across the nation, Opening Doors strives to promote and inspire the work of anti-racism. Music and art can be powerful tools for sparking awareness.
Every Sunday, we collect shelf-stable food donations which we then bring to our neighbors-in-faith at the Pantry of Hope at First Baptist Church. We also collect non-food items such as toothpaste and tin foil and grocery gift-cards. Click MORE for details.
Our special space for children 0-5 is now OPEN, with our brand new nursery caregiver, Kathie. We are excited to be able to offer this to the families with our youngest kiddos again! Welcome Back, & Welcome, Kathie!
A Governance Group is forming to take on the work of discussing how we can make MUUC governance structures more effective moving forward. The group will begin meeting formally next year. Please email our Board President, Jennie W., if you are interested in joining the group next year!
Melrose UU Church sells Equal Exchange fair-trade products. Equal Exchange’s mission is to build long-term trade partnerships that are economically just and environmentally sound. Time to order through MUUC! Click MORE for a selection of products and how-to-order details.
Men’s Yankee Swap, Alternative Fair, Harvest Fair and More!
Our “Giving Beyond Our Walls” Program enables us to donate thousands of dollars to worthwhile charitable organizations in the Melrose community and beyond. Click on the photo of our hard-working church member for more information about “GBOW”.