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.
We are a people of faith and hope.
Together we covenant:
To strive to become our better selves;
To honor both the critical mind and the
To prove that diversity need not mean
And to respond to systems of violence
With the power of a love beyond belief.
You Are Welcome Here!
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 opportunities are available before and after church on Sundays and on Wednesdays after Vespers. 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!
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Unitarian Universalist Church of Spartanburg
210 Henry Place, 29306
P.O. Box 1942
Spartanburg, SC 29304-1942
Rev. Michelle Buhite
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We, the members of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Spartanburg, affirm the inherent worth and dignity of every person and celebrate the long-awaited and hard-won right of same-sex couples to marry. This is a great victory for liberty and the pursuit of happiness for all people. When any among us are oppressed and denied basic rights, we all suffer. This expansion of basic civil rights to all couples will strengthen families and communities, reinforcing the fabric of our society with justice and equity. We stand on the side of love, celebrating freedom realized, grateful to those who never gave up and helped usher in this new day of equality under the law.
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Sunday Service at 11:00
Vespers Wednesday at 6:30
Love Beyond Belief
The Unitarian Universalist
CHURCH OF SPARTANBURG
LEARN WHAT WE'RE ABOUT
A FREE RELIGION
FOR ALL THE WORLD
CALENDAR AND EVENTS
MEMBERS AND FRIENDS
Invites you to
Sunday, April 19, 9:45, Living with Questions
Sunday, April 19, 11:00, Earth Day Observance
Join us for a special multi-generational service!
Sunday, April 19, 12:30, Lunch Bunch
Wednesday, April 22, 7:15, Expanded Book Discussion
Join Rev. Michelle on fourth Wednesdays for an expanded discussion of Charles Eisenstein’s book, The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible. This book challenges the prevailing paradigm of separation and advocates a new story of Interbeing. Eisenstein asserts that the transition to a new story of Interbeing, “is nothing less than a transformation in the experience of being alive.” We will read and discuss this book over the next several months. A copy of the book is available in the church library (to be read on site, please), or participants may wish to purchase their own copy from a bookseller of their choice.