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A Month of Sundays
The sanctuary is open for quiet meditation for ten minutes before the beginning of worship (10:50-11:00 a.m.)
This Living Tradition: Source 2
The second source that informs our faith is words and deeds of prophetic women and men.
What Wondrous Love Is This: Univer-salism’s Legacy
Featuring music from Calhoun County High School Saints Alive Gospel Choir
You Are Perfect. Just the Way You Are.
Caroline Fritz, Guest Speaker
A practical message about creating a more peaceful and accepting world by overcoming shame, judgment, and perfectionism
What If the World Went Humanist?
for Wonderful Wednesday Activities
LEARN WHAT WE'RE ABOUT
A FREE RELIGION
FOR ALL THE WORLD
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CALENDAR AND EVENTS
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The Unitarian Universalist
CHURCH OF SPARTANBURG
Sunday Service at 11:00
Vespers Wednesday at 6:30
Rev. Michelle Buhite
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The Unitarian Universalist Church of Spartanburg, a liberal, welcoming congregation, transforms lives and our world by developing strong hearts and minds, challenging injustice, promoting sustainability, and celebrating diversity.
210 Henry Place, 29306
P.O. Box 1942
Spartanburg, SC 29304-1942
Unitarian Universalist Church of Spartanburg
Our LFD Director
Welcome to the Unitarian Universalist Church of Spartanburg, a welcoming and affirming congregation that is committed to a love beyond belief!
We hope you will join us as we worship together on Sundays at 11:00 a.m. and at Wednesday Vespers at 6:30 p.m. Lifespan Faith Development and other learning opportunities are available before and after church on Sundays and on Wednesdays, afternoon and evening. Our programming is rich and diverse and theologically expansive. We are a congregation that is committed to social justice and making a difference. We aspire to live up to our principles and the affirmation we teach our children: “We are Unitarian Universalists, with open minds, loving hearts, and helping hands. Together we care for the earth and work for friendship and peace in our world.”
Whoever you are, wherever you come from, whomever you love – you are welcome here!
Love Beyond Belief
What Does It Mean to Be a Friend of the Church?
One of the advantages that comes with being a Friend or Member of the church is access to the Members-and-Friends-only section of the website, where you can see the pictorial directory, birthday lists, and joys and concerns, among other items of interest.
FRIENDS ARE DEFINED BY THEIR:
___ ATTENDANCE at 3 Sunday services prior to their decision to become
___ COMMITMENT to active involvement in church life
___ AGREE to be canvassed during our annual pledge campaign
___ DESIRE to be listed in the UUCS directory (optional) and receive the Happenings (optional)
We also would encourage Friends to support our church during the year with their time, talents, and treasures.
If you have checked off the first three of the above criteria, we welcome you and celebrate your desire to be part of our community as a FRIEND.
Rev. Michelle Buhite
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This Week at UUCS
Wednesday, October 1, 2:00. Book Group
The Wednesday afternoon book group will discuss "Unbroken" by Lauren Hillenbrand at the October 1 meeting. "Unbroken" is the biography of WWII hero Louis Zamperini, former Olympic track star who survived a plane crash in the Pacific theater, spent 47 days drifting on a raft and then survived more than 2-1/2 years as a prisoner of war in several brutal Japanese internment camps. Please plan to join us for a great discussion. The group meets on the first Wednesday afternoon of each month from 2:00 to 3:30.
Wednesday, October 1, 6:30. Vespers: Heartbeat
Wednesday, Ocotober 1, 7:15 Sing and Celebrate
Do you like to sing? Would you like to gain more confidence? Come and raise your voice on First Wednesdays (7:15 p.m.) as we engage in some group singing, learn a little bit about the founda-tions of music, and get a sneak-peek at the music for each month’s Sunday worship. Co-led by our fabulous music director, Keith, and Rev. Michelle (who has been helping folks to sing since 1987).
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
Saturday. November 8
The 2014 UUCS live auction and general store opens on Saturday, November 8, at 6:00 p.m. This year we have a Hawaiian party theme-pineapple, leis, grass skirts, hulas. So pull out your flowered shirts and donate a dinner, a service, theme baskets, or . . . ? And we can always use volunteers to decorate, organize donations, and run the General Store. Let Palma and Mitch Eisner know if you can help; it will be much appreciated. With your help, the 2014 auction will be an evening in paradise.