Welcome to the Melrose UU ChurchWelcome to this sacred space, where we strive to live out our vision of being a beloved community that is welcoming and inspirational, a place of of understanding and acceptance, and where social justice and compassion guides our actions. Sunday Worship 10:30 am.MORE
2018 MUUC Chili/Chowder Cook-Off! Saturday January 20, 2018 at 6:00 pm2018 MUUC Chili/Chowder Cook-Off! Saturday January 20, 2018 at 6:00 pm. Be a competitor! Be a judge! Eat something! But do come to this annual event! Click for more information.MORE
Diversity Topic: Race, Power and PrivilegeThe Melrose UU Church Diversity Topic Team for "Race, Power, and Privilege" invites all of us to participate in several efforts in the coming weeks: the MLK Day of Service, reading a Boston Globe Series on racism, and a book by a local author on white privilege. Please click for more information.MORE
Book Review: “Waking Up White”, by Debby Irving; Sunday, Feb. 4th at 12:00 pmThe Race, Power, and Privilege Diversity Topic team is planning three dates for a book discussion of “Waking Up White“, by Debby Irving. People are welcome to join one or all three. The first discussion will be on Sunday, February 4, at 12:00 pm. Click for more information.MORE
JOB OPENING: Melrose UU Church SextonThe Melrose Unitarian Universalist Church is seeking a Church Sexton to care for the building and grounds. This is a part time position, 15-20 hours per week, negotiable and flexible, based on needs. A benefits package is possible with certain arrangements. Click for more information.MORE
Drumming, Quilting, and Meditation – Oh My!The Melrose UU Church has 3 weekly drop-in activities and ALL ARE WELCOME! You don't have to be an MUUC member to participate, and all are free and open to the public. These activities will provide you with opportunities to be creative, give to others, make connections, center yourself, and emerge refreshed. Please, join us!MORE
Thank You to Our Music Director!After a very successful Music Sunday, along with Lighting the Menorah for Day 6 and Revisiting the Christmas Story, the choir thanked our Music Director, Tara Tresner-Kirsch, and presented her with a gift for all the wonderful work she does for our church.MORE
Exploring Diversity: Your Input Is Needed!Please take a moment to fill out this important Diversity Participation Form. We need to hear from you! This form can be mailed to the Church or emailed to the Transition Team. The link below has the form and all the information. Thanks!MORE
Holding On To Our Principles, From Rev. Anita...however you are feeling about the state of the world or of our country, I invite you to join me in remembering that there is work for us to do - the work of love and justice ... but ... also to look inside and do the work that is ours only to do.MORE
SEE WHAT WE’VE BEEN UP TO LATELY! “THE WOUNDS WE CANNOT SEE” FILM SHOWING, WALK AND WHEEL AT BREAKHART RESERVATION, PROPERTY PARTY, CANINE COMPANIONS, VICTORIAN FAIR, DEMONSTRATING AGAINST HATE, WOMEN’S MARCH IN BOSTON, AND MORE!
UPCOMING EVENTS (please click HERE for calendar updates!):
Tuesday, January 16, 7:00 pm: Worship Committee (Library)
Wednesday, January 17, 7:30 pm: Property Committee (Parlor)
Thursday, January 18, 6:30 pm: Meditation (Downstairs classroom)
Thursday, January 18, 7:00 pm: Board Meeting (Parlor)
Thursday, January 18, 7:30 pm: Drumming (Youth classroom, downstairs)
Friday, January 19, 9:00 am: Quilting (Supper Room)
Saturday, January 20, 6:00 pm: Chili and Chowder Cook-Off! (Supper Room)
Sunday, January 21, 9:00 am: Green Sanctuary Committee (Library)
Sunday, January 21, 2:00 pm: OWL (Our Whole Lives Teen Program) (Supper Room)
Learn about the 2017-2018 Giving Beyond Our Walls Program.
Note: This program will be changed this year to reflect our year-long commitment to “Exploring Diversity: On the Path to Understanding“. This program encompasses five main topics: Ability, Age, Race-Power-and-Privilege, Money, Gender. Please click on the link for more information about this important initiative.
Interested in learning more about Unitarian Universalism?
Check out the UUA (Unitarian Universalist Association) Website at www.uua.org. The UUA is located at 24 Farnsworth Street in Boston, MA: (617) 742-2100