Many members and friends prefer to give what they can, when they can throughout the year, by dropping cheques or cash into the Sunday Service collections. This is now not possible, but, there are currently two ways members and friends of the Congregation can keep … read more.
LAKESHORE UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CONGREGATION
WE ZOOMED IT!
Many thanks to Gary Spiller for setting up the March 29th Sunday Service by ZOOM and everyone else who helped and participated. Whether we appeared virtually or hung on the phone for an hour and a half, we felt like pioneers of a … read more.
Cross-congregational check-up – Susan Czarnocki
Just 10 days ago, the lurking curse of Friday-13th came roaring in to change our lives. Late on Thursday the 12th, the pillars of normalcy came crashing down around us, as school boards, universities, CEGEPS – announced cancellations. This was followed … read more.
What if you thought of it
as the Jews consider the Sabbath—
the most sacred of times?
Cease from travel.
Cease from buying and selling.
Give up, just for now,
on trying to make the world
different than it is.
Sing. Pray. Touch only those
to whom you commit your life.
And when your … read more.
Dear Members and Friends of Lakeshore UU Congregation,
Our Lakeshore UU community is vital to our lives. So in the context of the 2020 coronavirus pandemic and current Public Health authority directives, the Board has decided to establish the following prevention guidelines, in case … read more.
On the first service of 2020, a Commentary by Susan Czarnocki
Land-claims once again became ‘top-of-the-news’ for a day on December 20th, when the CBC carried a story on an investigation by a British Newspaper concerning notes related to the RCMP protection of the … read more.
2019 Christmas Eve Candlelight Service – Meditation by Timothy Byrnes
Merry, Happy …. Whatever
Unpacking the meaning of the holidays can be quite the endeavour
A time of great joy and giving
But also a time of sadness
Bringing realization to what feels missing
For Christians, it is a sacred … read more.
2019 Christmas Eve Reflections by Paul Sullivan: Each night a child is born is a holy night …
Compiled by Rabbi Sherril Gilbert email@example.com
Inspired by R’ Chava Bahle, R’ Debra Orenstein, & R’ Avraham Greenbaum, Margaret Wheatley; Judaism Unbound podcast, and R’ Hannah Dresner.
Sermon given at the Lakeshore UU Congregation – 24 November 2019
So there is this … read more.
“The right of conscience and the use of the democratic process within our congregations and in society at large.” /The Fifth Principle
For those of us who view religious differences as a marker of human inventiveness and creativity, the many months of discussions around … read more.