Worship with us via livestream every Sunday at 11:00am.
Worship at its best brings together all the parts of our congregational life, to generate meaning, energy, and shared purpose:
- We will Livestream our service every Sunday at 11:00 am on the website, UUCS.org and the UUCS Youtube Channel. Our Music, Worship, and Communication teams have swiftly moved to make this service beautiful and accessible for us all. Please join us, and share our service with anyone who would find it meaningful.
- Share the Plate enables us to act together, as a community, to reach out to help our friends,
neighbors, and people around the globe devastated by tragedies and natural disasters. About
half our collections are for local causes and about half for national or global disasters or causes.
Two Sundays each month, half of our undesignated church offerings and all of STP designated
offerings and checks go to the cause or organization chosen by the Social Justice Council for
that month. We can also donate online at https://uucs.org/share-the-plate-contribution/ or
by mail, to UUCS, PO Box 1942, Spartanburg, SC 29304 marking the check as “Share the Plate-
2021 recipients include:
JAN: https://www.global-response.org/ An organization founded and staffed by US military veterans working to help immigrants on our southern border
FEB: Little Free Libraries – In Spartanburg– to maintain one LFL , rebuild one, add one, then
keep them stocked with mostly children’s books—more info on LFL’s here:
MAR: International Women’s Convocation https://www.intlwomensconvo.org/
APRIL: Mothers’ Day Bailout, https://www.nationalbailout.org/
MAY & JUNE: Continue the work we began last April to help undocumented workers and their
families, hit hard by COVID-19 disease and also by the economic devastation suffered by low
income workers. You can read the latest update in the rippling effect of our partnership with
Alianza Spartanburg and PASOS here.
JULY & AUGUST: UU Scholarship Fund for the Mountain Retreat – Our July and August collection will help some of our church members attend the UUCS Church Retreat at The Mountain Oct. 29-31st. This intergenerational weekend will be relaxing & fun-filled! If you need a little help to attend, see Scott or Sybil. Learn more at www.themountainrlc.org/uu-church-of-spartanburg-mountain-g.
SPECIAL AUGUST STP FOR HAITI: We have a special 2-week share the plate for Haiti, in response to the earthquake it suffered Saturday, Aug. 14th. This is to the NPO Scott references in Sunday’s sermon, which has been working in Haiti for over 10 years. You can learn more here: https://www.pih.org/…/statement-dr-paul-farmer… We can contribute online here: https://uucs.org/share-the-plate-donation/