Heartfelt Thanks

A Message from Rev. Thomas and Amy Dear Cedars Congregation,  We wanted to express our gratitude for the generous gift of travel you afforded the two of us; it will ease our year apart. We also want to thank you for the beautiful life we shared with you in Poulsbo and Bainbridge Island, and the

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Minister’s Office Hours

Summer Office HoursDuring this summer transition time, Zackrie Vinczen will be in his office at 284 Madrona Way NE, #128, Bainbridge Island WA 98110 mostly for scheduled meetings. However, he is very happy to meet with individuals and groups on an appointment basis. Please send your e-mail messages and appointment requests to his (now working) office

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An Invitation

Contribute to The Beacon The weekly Beacon is an important resource containing timely information about programs and activities that give life to the Cedars spiritual community. It also is a reminder of the significant role that this chosen community plays in our individual lives. Your contribution of Beacon content is invited. Before submitting your article or announcement, please consider

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The Beautiful and the Ugly

Relationship Between Native and non-Native PeoplesSunday, August 25Noon-1:30 p.m.Kitsap Unitarian Universalist Fellowship4418 Perry Ave NE, Bremerton The recent shooting death of Stonechild Chiefstick has brought to the surface some of the difficult issues that have been part of the Native/non-Native relationship since settlement began. The history is full of trauma, misunderstanding, and false narratives. But

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Gather the Spirit

Sunday, August 18, 10:00 a.m.The Island School Zackrie Vinczen, MinisterGregory Cook, Worship Associate Every Sunday we gather as a community to deepen our commitment to our Unitarian Universalist values, but is gathering together enough? What do we do once we have gathered and why is it important to keep meeting like this? In this service we

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