First Universalists Minneapolis' Service in Response to George Floyde Murder
Sunday, July 5th 10:30am
First Universalist Church of Minneapolis' live streamed worship on Sunday, May 31, 2020, includes powerful homilies by Rev. Karen Hutt and Rev. Jen Crow, and a special children’s message from Lauren Wyeth, that address the collective grief we’re carrying in light of yet another death of an unarmed Black man - George Floyd - at the hands of Minneapolis police.
Join us Via Zoom:
Michgian Wide UU Service
What have we discovered about remaining hopeful in the midst of the unknown that we can sustain in the future?
Sunday, July 12th 10:30am
Our beloved community of UU Michiganders and their friends and family will come together in worship on Sunday, July 12th at 10:30 am.
Up to 1000 people may participate via Zoom. (please note, this is the current zoom link. If you have a previous one I sent, it was password protected so do not use it)
Following the service, there will be a state-wide coffee hour gathering.
Please join us in this precious opportunity like no other to explore hope as we share sacred space across the “Internet of Spirit.”
“Don't ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive and go do it. Because the world needs people who have come alive.”
- Howard Thurman
Welcome to Community Unitarian Universalists in Brighton (CUUB). With a deep commitment to honoring the inherent worth and dignity of every person, we come together as a congregation of open minds, loving hearts, and helping hands. We are unified by our shared search for spiritual growth, and our historically strong commitment to social justice. Whatever your age, race, or sexual orientation, you are welcome here. We invite you to join us in our free and responsible search for truth and meaning.
Inspiration from Everywhere and Anywhere
We recognize the diversity of our spiritual paths and beliefs, and offer a welcoming home for modern individuals and families who may struggle with singular dogma. We are united by shared values, not by creed. We affirm and honor each individual's spiritual exploration.
7 GUIDING PRINCIPLES
What do UUs Believe?
We're glad you asked! We affirm and promote seven principles which we hold as strong values. Drawn from sources as diverse as science, poetry, nature, scripture, and personal experience, these principles are our shared moral compass.
1st Principle: The inherent worth and dignity of every person;
2nd Principle: Justice, equity and compassion in human relations;
3rd Principle: Acceptance of one another and encouragement to spiritual growth in our congregations;
4th Principle: A free and responsible search for truth and meaning;
5th Principle: The right of conscience and the use of the democratic process within our congregations and in society at large;
6th Principle: The goal of world community with peace, liberty, and justice for all;
7th Principle: Respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part.
Meet Rev Julie
Julie Brock is a life long Unitarian Universalist, raised in the UU in the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Detroit. Julie has a passion for spiritual exploration, social justice, inclusive community, oxford commas, and inter-generational worship. Julie has a theatre background and likes to keep things upbeat and enthusiastic.
She considers herself somewhat of a church junkie. If there is a service, she wants to be there. From Sufi Dziker, to Catholic Mass, to Pagan ritual, she has reverence for and find rejuvenation in most all experiences of the divine.