Hybrid Worship Sunday February 5, 10:30am: The Adventure of Uncertainty

“There is a sweet spot between the known and the unknown where originality happens. The key is to be able to linger there without panicking.” — Ed Catmull, co-founder of Pixar

Rev. Susanne returns from medical leave this Sunday to kick off a series of sermons about our Next Steps process. What is Liminality? What are Learning Agendas? How do we plan for the future when everything around us keeps changing?
Plus: Coffee Hour is back! Eat a snack and make a valentine.
And Rev. Susanne hosts a post-worship chat: What are your Next Steps questions?

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You’re welcome to worship in person or on Zoom. (Link in orange button below.) We ask that you wear a mask inside the church. We will have air filtration machines running. To see our most recent COVID guidelines, click here.
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Worship Themes for February: Love and our 6th UUA Principle
Giving Beyond Our Walls for February: the new Immigrant Support Alliance

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Clothing Drive! February 5 to March 5

Our 10th to 12th Graders will be participating in CityReach, a homeless outreach program, in March. As part of our participation we will be collecting clothing and other items. We will have a bin on the porch by the church office during the week and in the front entrance on Sunday mornings. Here is a […]

MUUC’s Next Steps Process

The Board is pleased to share the Next Steps Process Final Report submitted by Stewardship for Us consultant Liz Coit on December 1, 2022. The report, based on her research and analysis from three months of working with us last fall, is extremely comprehensive with a lot of information to think about and discuss.

COVID Update from MUUC Safety Team

Due to a downward trend in Covid numbers coffee hour is back! We continue to recommend mask wearing for a few more weeks. . .Click for more information.

February “Giving Beyond Our Walls”: Immigrant Support Alliance

The mission of the Immigrant Support Alliance (ISA) is to assist in the resettlement of refugees and asylum seekers into our communities.
Click MORE for details.

Food Is First – Every Sunday!

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.

Nursery is OPEN!

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!

New Governance Group Forming

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!

Equal Exchange Coffee, Tea, Chocolate & More!

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.

Statement about Our BLM Banner

An official statement about MUUC’s public proclamation about Black Lives Matter has been added to the Anti-Racism’s Team page. Please visit this page to read our statement.