Save the Date for the Justice Summit

Saturday, October 11, 2014 8:30 am – 5:30 pm at Olympia UU Congregation, Olympia WA Homestays available Co-sponsored by: Northwest UU Justice Network & Unitarian Universalist VOICES for JUSTICE WA KEYNOTE SPEAKER, Rev. Paul Benz, Co-director of the Faith Action Network, and an ordained minister of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Rev. Benz has long been

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What’s Broken is Brilliant

August 3, 2014 Rev. Barbara W. ten Hove, co-minister Jessica Star Rockers, worship associate Our broken places may seem sharp and painful. Yet it is often within brokenness that the brilliant if jagged edges of who we are will shine. Can we find meaning and hope in a broken self? In a broken world? (This

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Washington State Compassionate Schools Movement

The Compassionate Schools Conference, August 11, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., will address how the five interconnected elements  that nurture an educated person can enhance and build on existing curriculum and activities of a school. Building a Washington State Compassionate Schools Movement on August 12, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., hosted by John Hale and facilitated

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July Special Collection: Project Backpack

The special collection this Sunday, July 27, is to benefit Project Backpack. This annual back-to-school program provides backpacks and school supplies to Bainbridge Island and Poulsbo children each year.  New backpacks are filled with essential grade-appropriate supplies that students need to begin the new school year.  Your generosity can add to the excitement as the children head back to

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