• Worship May 29, 2022, 10:30am — The Shape of Love and Justice: Fat Liberation As Faithful Work

    Worship May 29, 2022, 10:30am — The Shape of Love and Justice: Fat Liberation As Faithful Work

    While “body positivity” is taking off as a concept, we are still surrounded by the pressure to be flawless, thin, healthy, and active. This Sunday, our service explores the faithful work involved in loving and respecting the body — our own and those of others — and why “positivity” isn’t enough to ensure justice.
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  • Annual Picnic at Pine Banks Park

    Annual Picnic at Pine Banks Park

    Our Annual Picnic will be held on Sunday June 19, noon-2pm at Pine Banks Park this year. It will be at the picnic site nearest the sandy playground. We're hoping to have food, but...
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  • New Governance Group Forming

    New Governance Group Forming

    website maker A Governance Group is forming to take on the work of discussing how we can make MUUC structures more effective moving forward. The group will begin meeting formally next year. Please email Jennie W if you are interested in joining the group next year!
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  • KN95 Masks Required during Sunday Worship

    KN95 Masks Required during Sunday Worship

    Due to the continued increase in Covid cases in our community, the church is immediately reinstating the mandate that masks always be worn in the building for church activities. Food and beverage consumption in the building is also not allowed at this time for church events. We will continue to carefully monitor Covid conditions in…
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  • Sharing a Summer Sunday Activity

    Sharing a Summer Sunday Activity

    What Nourishes Your Spirit? This summer the Worship Committee will facilitate in-person spiritual gatherings of our community. We are looking for members of our community to volunteer to lead an activity to offer a space for community and connection. 
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  • UU Summer Adventure: A Week of Magic

    UU Summer Adventure: A Week of Magic

    Wow!! MUUC is hosting its first Summer (day) Camp from August 22-26! Along with FP Malden, we will welcome kids ages 5 to 13 for five days of fun, with leadership opportunities for High School Youth.
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  • May GBOW: Youth On Fire

    May GBOW: Youth On Fire

    website maker Youth on Fire (YOF), a program of AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts, is a drop-in center for homeless and street-involved youth, ages 14-24, located inside the UU church in Harvard Square, Cambridge. This recipient of the May GBOW was chosen by the high school youth.
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  • Pledge Drive Update

    Pledge Drive Update

    We are getting close to our pledge drive goal of $210,000, but still need support to get there. If you have not yet submitted a pledge of support for next year, please do so as soon as possible.  
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  • April GBOW: Extinction Rebellion

    April GBOW: Extinction Rebellion

    Chosen by our Green Sanctuary Committee, Extinction Rebellion is a politically non-partisan international movement that... Click to learn more.
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  • Planting Native Plants

    Planting Native Plants

    website maker Our Green Sanctuary Team offers you resources to learn more about how to plant native species: List of Native Species for Our EcoRegion YouTube Presentation by Entomologist Doug Tallamy To borrow one of our MUUC copies of Tallamy’s book, contact Liz F. To contact Harvard botanist and native plant consultant Walter Kittredge, visit his page on…
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  • Green Sanctuary: Book Discussion: “Nature’s Best Hope”

    Green Sanctuary: Book Discussion: “Nature’s Best Hope”

    Green Sanctuary will be leading a book discussion on Monday, March 28, 7:30-9pm. You can promote conservation in your own backyard by gardening with native species. Join Green Sanctuary to discuss Douglas Tallamy's engaging book, "Nature's Best Hope."
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  • Wristband to Show Comfort Level!

    Wristband to Show Comfort Level!

    Let folks know your comfort level about hugs and handshakes. As we regather, are you nervous about getting too close to other people? Grab a wristband in the entry hall. 
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  • Watch the New Opening Doors Trailer!

    Watch the New Opening Doors Trailer!

    The Opening Doors Project has a new trailer, professionally edited, to show off the show! Watch and share, to let more folks know about this great music and interview series, hosted by Alastair Moock and presented in collaboration with our church’s Anti-Racism Team.
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  • Anti-Racism Monthly Discussions

    Anti-Racism Monthly Discussions

    Our Anti Racism Team invites you to monthly discussions around the 8th Principle, on each month's first Sunday at noon, starting March 6. Click for details.
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  • Charitable Gifts: Tax Advantaged Giving

    Charitable Gifts: Tax Advantaged Giving

    We want to thank the congregation for the very generous financial support you have been providing the church during these challenging times. This support has truly been invaluable. We would also like to point out two ways that you may be able to give to the church that have special tax advantages.
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  • Food Is First: The Bin Is Back!

    Food Is First: The Bin Is Back!

    Good news! We are once again collecting your donations for the Pantry of Life. Place your shelf-stable, unexpired items in the green bin in the foyer at church: soups and stews, cereals, tuna, canned fruits and juices, etc.
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  • How Is Worship Landing with You?

    How Is Worship Landing with You?

    The MUUC Worship Committee wants to know how you feel about all the changes we’ve made lately. Please participate in our fall worship survey. Click “more” below to get the link to our MUUC Hybrid Worship Feedback form.
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  • MUUC Members Are Being Phished

    MUUC Members Are Being Phished

    Be careful.  We're having more instances of scammers pretending to be MUUC staff or leaders via email. Click here to read the typical red flags and who to contact.
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  • Sprucing Up Our Building

    Sprucing Up Our Building

    The Property Committee is seeking members who are interested in improving our church building. Join a focus group to help!
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  • MUUC Anti-Racism Team Supports the AAPI Community

    MUUC Anti-Racism Team Supports the AAPI Community

    The MUUC Anti-Racism Team stands in support of the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community. The recent murders in Georgia of 8 individuals, 6 of them Asian American women, reflect the rise in hateful rhetoric, discrimination, and acts of violence against members of the AAPI community. Click to see our complete statement.
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FOR ONGOING EVENTS, SEE OUR QUILTING AND MEDITATION PAGES


FOR UPCOMING MEETINGS, SEE OUR CALENDAR PAGE


ALSO SEE OUR PAST EVENTS, Including: METCO Presentation, MLK Day of Service,

Men’s Yankee Swap, Alternative Fair, Harvest Fair and More! 


Learn 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”.