We would like to welcome Rev. Perchlik into the Cedars community! The Rev. Thomas Perchlik, our new minister, will begin at Cedars next week. Rev. Perchlik was ordained in early 1991 and has served congregations in Wyoming, Texas, Indiana, Missouri, and has most recently been minister of the Olympia UU Church. He is married to Amy Genova and they are the proud parents of two adult … Read More ›
We believe that faith is a journey we take together. Religious education takes a lifetime. It happens both within and beyond a congregation's walls. We support one another as individuals, families, and communities in an ongoing search for truth and meaning. We strive to guide one another—all ages among us—in religious questioning, personal change, and discovering ways to better live in … Read More ›
At Cedars, much of the community life of the congregation occurs in various social groups that Cedars calls "Affinity Groups." Webster defines affinity as “a feeling of closeness and understanding that someone has for another person because of their similar qualities, ideas or interests.” Cedars has groups of people who like to read the same kind of things, who like to sing, who like to talk with friends, and who enjoy … Read More ›
Sunday, August 20, 2017
The Island School
8553 NE Day Road
Rev. Thomas Perchlik, Cedars Minister, and Gregory Cook, Worship Associate.
Marcus Garvey said, “A people without history is like a tree without roots.” Rev. Perchlik will talk about how history is not mere facts but the growing and changing story we tell about ourselves and others.